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Inventor hopes fleet of automated boats will one day patrol the oceans, performing clean-up and data-collection tasks, such as radioactivity sensing, coral reef imaging and fish counting.

29 Jul 2014 - 1:29pm

A lot has been said about sustainability in architecture and design in general.  Architects have come up with innovative ways to minimise the environmental impact of buildings by maximising...

29 Jul 2014 - 11:42am

With its narrow and congested roads and heavily polluted air, Hong Kong is not ideal for cyclists. So those who have caught the cycling bug are swapping Asian beach breaks for bike holidays,...

Updated 31 Jul 2014 - 6:51pm

Hong Kong has always been an internationally minded city, and that fact is increasingly reflected not just in the way local musicians think, but also in the way they record.

Updated 31 Jul 2014 - 6:52pm

Hui Yiu-pun, a former DJ at Commercial Radio, vividly recalls the day his mentally ill elder brother killed himself about two years ago.

Updated 31 Jul 2014 - 6:54pm

From old old cinema seats to period clocks and well-thumbed maps, local collectors are turning their passion for vintage goods and curios into thriving businesses.

28 Jul 2014 - 7:00pm

Joining hordes of parents and teenagers at an exhibition last weekend on UK education, Mr Chan (not his real name), a father of two teenage children, is considering sending them abroad after they...

28 Jul 2014 - 9:44am

Excruciating pain in the knee and other joints could become a growing public health issue in Hong Kong, according to local doctors.

Yeung Siu-to, 83, noticed her aching knee joints more...

28 Jul 2014 - 2:30pm

When it comes to connecting with customers, shoe designer Edgardo Osorio takes his cues from old-school couturiers such as Dior and Saint Laurent - albeit with his own technological twist.

28 Jul 2014 - 9:44am

Hong Kong has a great comics heritage but plunging sales have seen mainstream genres give way to more diverse alternatives

27 Jul 2014 - 4:24pm

Opinion

Arts & Culture

Guardians of the Galaxy is the latest, and weirdest, chapter in Marvel Studio's ever-expanding cinematic universe.

30 Jul 2014 - 11:41pm
Travel

Take advantage of our rainy summer with a visit to these contrasting scenic spots - and some hidden gems.

31 Jul 2014 - 9:19am
Food & Wine

As his first Hong Kong outpost is unveiled, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver talks food, family and franchising.

31 Jul 2014 - 10:18am
Technology

Inventor hopes fleet of automated boats will one day patrol the oceans, performing clean-up and data-collection tasks, such as radioactivity sensing, coral reef imaging and fish counting.

29 Jul 2014 - 1:29pm
Family & Education

Hui Yiu-pun, a former DJ at Commercial Radio, vividly recalls the day his mentally ill elder brother killed himself about two years ago.

Updated 31 Jul 2014 - 6:54pm
Health

With its narrow and congested roads and heavily polluted air, Hong Kong is not ideal for cyclists. So those who have caught the cycling bug are swapping Asian beach breaks for bike holidays,...

Updated 31 Jul 2014 - 6:51pm
Fashion & Watches

When it comes to connecting with customers, shoe designer Edgardo Osorio takes his cues from old-school couturiers such as Dior and Saint Laurent - albeit with his own technological twist.

28 Jul 2014 - 9:44am
Books

The enhanced e-book - a digital text with multimedia extras - is one of the great unrealised dreams of publishing.

27 Jul 2014 - 12:31pm
Interiors & Living

Turning two flats into one is no easy feat but a couple's decision to each take on distinct design responsibilities helped keep the peace.

26 Jul 2014 - 11:56pm
Beauty

Worried about the sun affecting your locks? These products help protect, style and repair your hair.

24 Jul 2014 - 12:12am
Motoring

Forget men and their wheels - it's time for the ladies to press the pedal to the metal, writes Daniel Scheffler.

6 Jun 2014 - 1:00am

Magazines

31 Jul 2014

Britain's best-loved celebrity chef opens up

27 Jul 2014

In India, when it comes to class and cuisine, food is as divisive as it is defining

24 Jul 2014

Done right, this takeaway classic is a joy to behold. But who makes the city's best?

20 Jul 2014

Sir Kai Ho Kai was a colossal public figure, so how did we forget him?

17 Jul 2014

Six comic geniuses open up ahead of Ani-Com

13 Jul 2014

Delhi’s vibrant colony of artists and street performers is under threat from the modern world

6 Jul 2014

An organic farming commune in Hebei is going back to the roots of Maoist thought

4 Jul 2014

TIme for quality

18 Jun 2014

Time for tea

6 Jun 2014

Height of taste

9 May 2014

Affair of the art

7 Apr 2014

Space invaders: ‘The final frontier’ is ready for tourists later this year

19 Mar 2014

The personal touch is what attracts diners to small, cosy restaurants

20 Nov 2013

Top chefs taste success

11 Nov 2013

Inside China’s booming contemporary-art market

2 Oct 2013

Precious gems meet powerful make-up for the party season

Fashion & Watches

Guangzhou isn't exactly China's fashion capital, but the city earned some serious fashion cred after home-grown brand Mo & Co celebrated its 10th anniversary in the futuristic Guangzhou Opera...

28 Jul 2014 - 9:44am

Food & Wine

Jamie’s Italian officially opened its doors after months of anticipation, as British celebrity chef attempts to capture mid-range market with inexpensive Italian cuisine. So was the food any good...

30 Jul 2014 - 10:26pm

Beauty

Elemis has developed five, result-driven "Biotec" facials using a fusion of three targeted stimuli — actives, touch and electric technology — to enable the skin to renew and repair.

23 Jul 2014 - 11:55pm

Health

Excruciating pain in the knee and other joints could become a growing public health issue in Hong Kong, according to local doctors.

Yeung Siu-to, 83, noticed her aching knee joints more...

28 Jul 2014 - 2:30pm

Motoring

The Lamborghinis at the Italian supercar maker's pop-up museum in Causeway Bay are three of possibly 12 models that visitors will have a chance to see before the museum closes in September.

6 Jun 2014 - 12:11am

Travel

Hong Kong may be a throbbing hub of rampant capitalism, but it still has pockets of solitude.

30 Jul 2014 - 11:38pm

Arts & Culture

There are few gig experiences more moving than a Spiritualized concert.

30 Jul 2014 - 11:40pm

Books

In the opening pages of Nicolas Rothwell's impressive mixture of art history, travel journalism and fiction, we encounter Bernardo Bellotto, nephew of Italian artist Canaletto, who in 1747...

27 Jul 2014 - 12:31pm

Family & Education

My stepson is coming to live with us this summer. I have been married to his mother for five years and we have a six-year-old daughter.

29 Jul 2014 - 10:41am

Interiors & Living

Interior designer Eve Mercier is on a mission to transform the smallest of spaces at home into highly functional stylish spots.

24 Jul 2014 - 1:17pm
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16 Jul 2014 - 5:08am

Technology

For the danger they posed, the lapses were appalling. They put lives at risk, that much is clear. But they were shocking, too, due to where they happened. The US government's high-security disease...

27 Jul 2014 - 3:47am

Horoscopeswith Shelley von Strunckel

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY

Leo: July 22-August 22

The move into Leo by Mercury on your birthday accents your thoughts. You may think you’re speaking your mind, but often you avoid topics that you fear would result in long-winded or overly emotional discussions.

Chinese Zodiacwith Edwin Ma Lai-wah

TODAY'S ALMANAC

Auspicious for: proposals
Bad for: contracts
Auspicious direction: south
Lucky colours: gold
Lucky numbers: 1, 6

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