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  • Apr 18, 2014
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Everyone deals with break-ups differently. Some hide away to lick their wounds in private, others go on drinking binges or find solace with new friends on getaways.

15 Apr 2014 - 11:04am

If anything underlined the importance of Game of Thrones it was the recent New York premiere.

15 Apr 2014 - 6:45pm

Freshly squeezed juice is no doubt healthier than store-bought varieties with added sugar. But some health foodies claim that putting juicing in the slow lane is even more nutritious.

15 Apr 2014 - 12:05pm

For Jacqueline Sun, Zenaida Cabello is much more than just the Filipino helper who took care of her from the age of four. "She is part of my history and my family," she says.

15 Apr 2014 - 11:04am

Last November's Super Typhoon Haiyan, known as Yolanda in the Philippines, was one of the most powerful on record.

15 Apr 2014 - 11:22am

In a few weeks' time the IB Diploma Programme (DP) examination will be held in the northern hemisphere for the 44th consecutive year.

14 Apr 2014 - 9:45am

We know the basic rules of good dental hygiene: daily brushing, frequent flossing and regular visits to the dentist.

Apart from keeping cavities and other dental problems at bay, good...

14 Apr 2014 - 9:45am

Italy's most rebellious fashion mogul Renzo Rosso rocks up casually to his farmhouse atop the sun-kissed hills of Bassano del Grappa, a mass of unruly salt and pepper hair, dressed in jeans and T-...

14 Apr 2014 - 9:45am

In the early hours of New Year's Day in 2009, tragedy struck California resident Oscar Grant. It began with a minor scuffle on a train as it pulled into the Fruitvale Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART...

14 Apr 2014 - 6:22pm


Arts & Culture

Gabriel Garcia Marquez was an enormous influence on a huge number of writers worldwide, in particular through his 1967 novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude”.

18 Apr 2014 - 6:12pm
Food & Wine

With the price of wholesale coffee set to surge as much as 20 per cent in the next few months, it's customers at cha chaan teng and speciality roasters who can expect to bear the brunt of any...

18 Apr 2014 - 8:34am
Fashion & Watches

True to form, Dan and Dean Caten start their interview with the clink of champagne glasses. The Canadian identical twins behind the exuberant DSquared2 label aren't toasting anything in...

18 Apr 2014 - 8:30am

The prize is the panoramic curvature of the earth against the starry scenery of space, but passengers on the HK$550,000-per-ticket World View Experience trip to the edge of space won't have to...

18 Apr 2014 - 8:26am

This lump, this bump, what the F, it is back. A week ago I found a pea-sized lump above the left breast, and at first thought I’d imagined it, but no I wake up and there it is at 11 o’clock in the...

17 Apr 2014 - 8:34am

We all know how hard it is to surrender our beloved laptops and tablets, or stop compulsively checking our smartphones every two minutes. Sense of Touch is offering to lend a hand to help digital...

16 Apr 2014 - 10:39pm

Its distance from the tourist trail affords visitors to the Myanmese city of Bagan a wonderfully private perspective on one of the world’s most beautiful historic sites.

16 Apr 2014 - 10:51pm
Interiors & Living

What: Miramar Sofa

Why: Bright, comfortable and with a retro edge

How much: HK$16,990

Where: Indigo Living, 6/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2555 0540...

16 Apr 2014 - 6:02am
Family & Education

For Jacqueline Sun, Zenaida Cabello is much more than just the Filipino helper who took care of her from the age of four. "She is part of my history and my family," she says.

15 Apr 2014 - 11:04am

There is a story early in Can't and Won't, Lydia Davis' first major publication since winning 2013's Man Booker International Prize, called The Bad Novel.

13 Apr 2014 - 3:57pm

The connected cars of the future will all be online, constantly swapping telemetry and receiving feedback on the state of their super-efficient hybrid engines. How do we know this? Because it's...

28 Mar 2014 - 9:12am


17 Apr 2014

Thriller instinct: Nick Cheung and Dante Lam are a winning combination

7 Apr 2014

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

13 Apr 2014

Tin mining is devastating the Indonesian island of Bangka

10 Apr 2014

City of angles: Five outdoor enthusiasts show a different view of Hong Kong

6 Apr 2014

True grit: from Hollywood to the horrors of a Phnom Penh rubbish dump

4 Apr 2014

Jason Wu shows us who's boss of the runway

3 Apr 2014

An audience with comic actor Chapman To

30 Mar 2014

A young Pakistani is being mourned not only by his family but also by the close-knit Kwai Chung community whose hopes he carried on his shoulders

23 Mar 2014

Mark Okoth Obama Ndesandjo opens up about his relationship with the US president

19 Mar 2014

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

7 Mar 2014

Tech-savvy brands stay one step ahead of the e-tail trend

7 Feb 2014

Couture cakes raise the bar for edible art

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

23 Sep 2013

Stephen Hung wants to give rich mainlanders the excess they crave

Fashion & Watches

Belgian model Hanne Gaby Odiele is known for possessing a personal style to rival that of any fashion editor.

16 Apr 2014 - 11:37pm

Food & Wine

Hongkongers are missing out on a delicious cooking technique due to stringent fire safety regulations, but some restaurants are finding ways to provide their diners with food cooked over wood or...

18 Apr 2014 - 8:33am


Achieving complexion perfection with improved formulas and innovative textures

16 Apr 2014 - 6:11pm
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Just four months after she was married Jennifer Glass was diagnosed with lung cancer. She asked her husband to document her battle by taking a picture of her every day for a year.

17 Apr 2014 - 1:42pm


The world's richest consumers will soon have a greater wealth of choices when it comes to high-end sports cars.

14 Mar 2014 - 10:15am


A six-day, 150-kilometre trek through the Tanzanian wilderness offers a sense of purpose a regular safari would not have. Words and pictures by Andrea Oschetti.

13 Apr 2014 - 12:21am

Arts & Culture

When Gao Xingjian won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2000, Göran Malmqvist came under fire for not recusing himself in the awards process.

18 Apr 2014 - 8:37am

Family & Education

Hong Kong cinema may be a far cry from its glory days of the '80s, but there's no shortage of young people dreaming of a future in the film business.

15 Apr 2014 - 10:25am

Interiors & Living

At this month's annual Milan furniture extravaganza, known as the Salone del Mobile, all roads seemed to lead to Chi Wing Lo.

16 Apr 2014 - 5:39am


If the 2008 global economic crisis proved anything, it's that the fate of the financial world is often based on logical guesswork - financial valuations and projections based on assumptions of how...

18 Apr 2014 - 8:23am

Horoscopeswith Shelley von Strunckel


Aries: March 20-April 19

Every once in a while, life brings gifts. Judging by the alliance between Venus and Jupiter on your birthday, they will be wonderful.

Chinese Zodiacwith Edwin Ma Lai-wah


Auspicious for: house cleaning
Bad for: contracts
Auspicious direction: north
Lucky colours: red
Lucky numbers: 8, 9


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