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  • Apr 17, 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



Air China has upgraded its in-flight wi-fi system to allow travellers to surf the net at 32,000 feet.

17 Apr 2014 - 9:26pm
Food & Wine

We taste 50,000 wines a year, selecting 7,500 for our shows - events we've been hosting since our first "Le Grand Tasting" in Paris in 2006. We also take selected winemakers to London, Hong Kong...

17 Apr 2014 - 8:44pm

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
Arts & Culture

Director Dante Lam and actor Nick Cheung are a match made in cinema heaven, writes Edmund Lee.

16 Apr 2014 - 11:11pm

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
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
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

Designer Thuy Duong Nguyen tells Divia Harilela how the discovery of a fabric in a remote Vietnamese village led to the founding of her fashion label.

16 Apr 2014 - 11:25pm

Food & Wine

Local restaurants embrace sustainably produced, organic and, where possible, local ingredients, writes May Tse.

17 Apr 2014 - 12:01pm


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

Carsick Cars seem to be permanently on tour but they haven't lost touch with their Beijing roots, writes Rachel Mok.

16 Apr 2014 - 11:26pm

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


Google is developing a smartphone that is essentially just a frame, screen, Wi-Fi connection and processor - ready for users to customise with different plug-in modules, colours and accessories....

17 Apr 2014 - 10:53am

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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