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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... as a child. We returned to County Durham (in northeast England) in the middle of a miners' strike- I thought it was awful. I guess the link to studying Chinese at SOAS (the London School ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Get reel: films that are based on true events

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:09pm

    ... Yvonne Teh, Film Editor Six films in the running for most of this year’s major Academy Awards are coming to our screens in the span of just three weeks. While a wave of Oscar heavyweights at this time of year is to be expected, it is unusual that of the half-dozen, only one – the star-studded ensemble drama August: Osage County – is not based on a true story. Although American Hustle ’s ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Going back to their roots: Chaoshan folk music

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm

    ... are the descendants of his concubines.” There appears to be a particular urgency to Li’s cataloguing of local culture. Under construction is a road bridge that will anchor the island county to the mainland. ... Captain. I depart feeling glad to have caught a glimpse of a China that has not yet been washed away by the tide of progress.   HAIFENG COUNTY IS A drab industrial backwater administered ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Ex-punk Rory Friers once thought prog rock old hat, but his band ASIWYFA now plays it

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm by Mark Mccord

    ... together," says Friers when asked to define his band's style. Formed in 2005, ASIWYFA got together in their coastal hometown of Portrush, County Antrim, with Friers, Johnny Adger on bass ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Vacant slots: the ghost in Macau’s slot machines

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... the difficulty associated with casino calls. Players collapse in front of slot machines with such regularity that most paramedics in the US city have experienced the scenario. In one Nevada county ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Stitch in time: years of toil pay off for a daughter’s special day

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Justin Jin

    ... spotted her talent early and sent her to the county high school, reachable only by bus. Since the family could not afford transport, she boarded at the school and came home during term breaks. Xia ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Blasts from the past: a steam-powered taste of old China

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:47pm by DAVID AKAST

    ... in Qianwei county. Although primarily built to transport coal, the line proved so popular with locals looking to hitch a ride that a dedicated passenger service was introduced in 1978. Trains still ... typically urban Sichuanese, come to Qianwei county to ride on the train and marvel at the fact that the town has survived as it has into the 21st century. Guesthouse owners report increasing ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Vicious cycle: Shenzhen to Shanghai on two wheels

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm

    ... kilometre leg between Yunxiao county and Xiamen, when Smith leads us off the main road and through a series of villages set against towering mountain vistas. A temple set before a stream calls ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Strait talking

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 10:30pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... texts. China was then divided into three states, and a fleet was sent by the northern Wei Kingdom in search of Yizhou, which the governor of a coastal county in the southern Wu Kingdom had ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:49pm

    ... The 74-year-old is also an acclaimed winemaker, with a winery perched atop the sprawling hills of Alexander Valley in Sonoma County, California. In 1998, the Directors Guild of America honoured Coppola ...




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