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Tips for Hongkongers on photographing total lunar eclipse this week

Look east for the full moon just before  8pm on Saturday  and, if it’s clear in Hong Kong, you’ll see a strange sight  – a “blood moon”. The rare total lunar eclipse – when the earth’s shadow...

Updated 1 Apr 2015 - 4:23pm
Hong Kong plugs into an electric driving experience

Powered by an electric motor, electric cars or EVs as they are commonly referred to, not only tend to be more eco-friendly than their fossil-fuel burning cousins, many of them feature the latest...

1 Apr 2015 - 11:03am
Chance to learn about wines of Italy, with regional dishes to match

Italian restaurant Tosca at the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong has a novel way for diners to learn more about Italian wines this year.

1 Apr 2015 - 4:32pm
Samsung's phone-knife to backwards Google: the best April Fool's Day 2015 tech hoaxes

Tech companies around the world are celebrating April Fool's Day with what has now become a tradition of hoax announcements and joke products.

Updated 1 Apr 2015 - 5:08pm
Samsung's phone-knife to backwards Google: the best April Fool's Day 2015 tech hoaxes

Like most such acrobatic shows, there isn’t much of a narrative to Cavalia, but has a strong theme on the love between human and animal, and the aerial acts belong in a class of their own thanks...

1 Apr 2015 - 12:27pm
Samsung's phone-knife to backwards Google: the best April Fool's Day 2015 tech hoaxes

Two flagship Android phones will be launched this month. We compare them to see which is best

Updated 1 Apr 2015 - 5:13pm

Opinion

Arts & Culture
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Blixa Bargeld of avant-garde pioneers Einstürzende Neubauten feels most at home when he's on stage.

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm
Food & Wine
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Joining the list of burger shops that have opened recently is Big Fernand - the French Burger Workshop (tel: 6650 0580) in IFC Mall.

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm
Travel
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Zhuhai is one of the Pearl River Delta's most under-appreciated destinations. But in fact it is great for a short but action-packed getaway.

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm
Fashion & Watches
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

During the week Mina Park works as a lawyer but on weekends, she's the hands behind private kitchen and pop-up dining concept Sook.

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm
Technology
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Look east for the full moon just before  8pm on Saturday  and, if it’s clear in Hong Kong, you’ll see a strange sight  – a “blood moon”. The rare total lunar eclipse – when the earth’s shadow...

Updated 1 Apr 2015 - 4:23pm
Interiors & Living
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

The owner of a home in Sai Kung had a specific request of his interior designer; to create a living space that was "fascinating".

1 Apr 2015 - 3:04am
Motoring
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Just a year after Lamborghini unveiled its Huracan supercar at the Geneva Motor Show, the 2,000th model will be delivered this week - to a Hong Kong customer.

31 Mar 2015 - 5:25pm
Family & Education
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

There is more to a child's growth than good grades, and parents must maintain a balanced view of what success means for their offspring, says a leading psychologist.

31 Mar 2015 - 6:11am
Health
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

It's simple, can be done anywhere and no equipment except your own body is needed. Basic as it may seem, the push-up is one of the best exercises for any fitness regimen. Granted, it can get...

31 Mar 2015 - 6:46am
Books
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Big Bang author and physicist Steven Weinberg's latest tome looks at the genesis of modern scientific theory.

28 Mar 2015 - 10:51pm
Beauty
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Give your complexion a healthy glow with these skin-care innovations.

28 Mar 2015 - 11:15pm
Music
Industrial-noise pioneer and Italian composer promise a show full of theatrics

Several music industry veterans started the site so a greater variety of music can flourish in Hong Kong.

30 Mar 2015 - 9:52pm

Magazines

2 Apr 2015

Zhuhai is perfect for a fun-packed weekend

29 Mar 2015

Vivienne Tam: the queen of China chic

26 Mar 2015

Five of the best places to get your chilli fix in Hong Kong

25 Mar 2015

Hong Kong's top chefs work their magic on the humble tomato

22 Mar 2015

Former French prime minister and poet Dominique de Villepin advocates making friends of our enemies

19 Mar 2015

Our guide to the pick of the flicks at this year’s Hong Kong International Film Festival

15 Mar 2015

One doctor’s experience on the Ebola frontline

8 Mar 2015

A remote corner of China or the North American frontier?

6 Mar 2015

Get a refreshing boost from a new generation of designers

6 Feb 2015

Taste for love

9 Jan 2015

Heli-sports is the lastest craze in snowy adventures

19 Nov 2014

Local chefs create spicy menus for the more adventurous diners

3 Sep 2014

Alfresco dining is gaining popularity among busy Hongkongers who want to unwind

7 Apr 2014

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

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

Delhi's best shops for fashion, from Indian couture to contemporary wear

The Indian capital is well known as a place to shop for traditional Indian attire, but now contemporary fashion - much of it fusing Indian style with Western cuts - makes it an affordable shopping...

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm

Food & Wine

Restaurant review: Sungai Wang - great food overcomes patchy service

There may have been a long wait, but the dishes at Sungai Wang were well worth it.

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm

Health

Running barefoot only for the young; milk is a brain food

Why older runners should keep their shoes on

31 Mar 2015 - 6:02am

Motoring

Video site Le Shi to grab in-car screens in partnership with Chinese carmarker

One of the most popular video-sharing websites in China is moving beyond the traditional media business by expanding into small in-car screens.

25 Mar 2015 - 8:03pm

Travel

Top 7 weirdest reviews for Hong Kong attractions on TripAdvisor

Some visitors to Asia's World City did not seem to have had a good time at famous tourist spots in Hong Kong, as they made very clear on the travel review site TripAdvisor. Here's the best of the...

28 Mar 2015 - 3:00pm

Arts & Culture

Five highlights from Le French May 2015 festival

Hip hop, a Moliere play, Le Corbusier, absurdist comedy and music from a Renaissance royal court - four performances and an exhibition that illustrate the breadth of this year's celebration of...

1 Apr 2015 - 5:01pm

Books

Author Q&A: David Mitchell on

Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell on books, great TV and what to do to beat jet lag.

28 Mar 2015 - 10:51pm

Family & Education

Art Basel Hong Kong gives children introduction to art

Children and expensive art don't usually make good bedfellows but at this year's Art Basel, families with young children were treated to an expanded programme designed to give little artists hands...

31 Mar 2015 - 6:04am

Interiors & Living

A 395 sq ft Sheung Wan flat gets a modern monochrome facelift

Rooftop apartment has all the charm of a classic walk-up without the hassle.

28 Mar 2015 - 10:46pm

Technology

Samsung's phone-knife to backwards Google: the best April Fool's Day 2015 tech hoaxes

Tech companies around the world are celebrating April Fool's Day with what has now become a tradition of hoax announcements and joke products.

Updated 1 Apr 2015 - 5:08pm

Horoscopeswith Shelley von Strunckel

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY

Aries: March 20-April 19

Although most Aries like to live well, few view money as a measure of success. You don’t think about it until you need it.

Chinese Zodiacwith Edwin Ma Lai-wah

TODAY'S ALMANAC

Auspicious for: travel
Bad for: doctor’s visit
Auspicious direction: west
Lucky colours: black, blue
Lucky numbers: 1,3

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