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100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

At a time when publishers are battered by falling ad

2 Feb 2015 - 6:35am
Hanging out in Tai Hang: Hong Kong’s charming little neighbourhood with a big heart

Tai Hang, a charming little neighbourhood tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Causeway Bay, has a multitude of attractive reasons that make it a place worth residing there. Its allure has...

30 Jan 2015 - 9:37am
Make light of wash day with the smart laundry machines of the future

“Marriage is about the most expensive way for the average man to get laundry done,” actor Burt Reynolds once joked. Back in the day, laundry tasks were considered women’s work.

30 Jan 2015 - 9:36am
Colon cancer linked to viruses in beef, Nobel-winning scientist contends

Could that juicy burger you're about to sink your teeth into contain viruses that cause colon cancer? Harald zur Hausen suspects so.

2 Feb 2015 - 6:19am
Stem cells used to grow hair; hormone inhibitor reduces sex drive

Stem cells used to grow new hair

2 Feb 2015 - 6:14am
Stem cells used to grow hair; hormone inhibitor reduces sex drive

Are genetically modified foods safe for human consumption in the short term?

The straight answer: Yes

2 Feb 2015 - 6:10am
Stem cells used to grow hair; hormone inhibitor reduces sex drive

Despite the dazzling skyline around Victoria Harbour and soaring towers everywhere, Hong Kong doesn't celebrate its architecture the way cities such as Barcelona, Chicago, Istanbul, London, Rome...

30 Jan 2015 - 11:05am

Opinion

Arts & Culture
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

At a time when publishers are battered by falling ad

2 Feb 2015 - 6:35am
Fashion & Watches
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Haute couture is the ivory tower of fashion that most of us can only dream about. The world's wealthiest descend on Paris twice a year to view the best fashion money can buy, with prices starting...

2 Feb 2015 - 6:26am
Health
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Could that juicy burger you're about to sink your teeth into contain viruses that cause colon cancer? Harald zur Hausen suspects so.

2 Feb 2015 - 6:19am
Family & Education
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Will I get pregnant if I run a red light?" This is a question written in Chinese posted on Sticky Rice Love, an online sex education platform for local youth. The question has nothing to do with...

2 Feb 2015 - 6:15am
Technology
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Don't throw out your old quartz watch - with a slight tweak it could soon be accurate enough to guide a cruise missile, according to a new study by Chinese scientists.

1 Feb 2015 - 8:12am
Books
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

A new book explores the morality and effectiveness of using surveillance drones as missiles in the war against terrorists, writes Jonathan Derbyshire.

31 Jan 2015 - 11:47pm
Travel
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

A paddle just hours from Winnipeg proves to be a timeless experience. Words and pictures by Cameron Dueck.

31 Jan 2015 - 11:34pm
Interiors & Living
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Louise Garnaut and family opt for a responsible renovation of their minimalist Clear Water Bay home.

31 Jan 2015 - 11:34pm
Food & Wine
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Just days after US chain Hooters announced plans to open in Hong Kong, a local restaurant group wants to beat it to the punch, using sex appeal to sell hamburgers.

1 Feb 2015 - 7:56am
Beauty
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Other than its comprehensive spa menu, Iyara Day Spa now also provides by-appointment therapeutic and clinical massages by veteran rehabilitative massage therapists Anthony Chong and Naresh Kumar...

21 Jan 2015 - 9:57pm
Motoring
100Most - a satirical weekly that's a hit with Hong Kong's Occupy generation

Sports car enthusiasts will be lining up to take a ride in a Porsche for charity.

10 Dec 2014 - 10:39pm

Magazines

1 Feb 2015

Being blind

29 Jan 2015

There's a feast of live music and cinema on the horizon

25 Jan 2015

Adrenaline junky Kenny Chiang is China’s only competing aerobatic pilot

22 Jan 2015

We tackle five of the city's toughest food and drink challenges

18 Jan 2015

Manila street children have been locked away, out of sight of the visiting pope

15 Jan 2015

Ms Allen is back in business

11 Jan 2015

One man’s mission to bring down a US Navy plane from the Tai Tam hillside it crashed into 70 years ago

9 Jan 2015

Heli-sports is the lastest craze in snowy adventures

12 Dec 2014

Private jet industry takes off in China

19 Nov 2014

Local chefs create spicy menus for the more adventurous diners

7 Nov 2014

Cate Blanchett on her love for theatre and her challenges with Blue Jasmine

3 Sep 2014

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

18 Jun 2014

Time for tea

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

Rick Owens' bared crotches spark full-frontal men's fashion fallout

Is the latest autumn-winter 2015 men's trend to swing your thing?

2 Feb 2015 - 6:07am

Food & Wine

Chateau Mouton Rothschild auction brings in HK$32 million

An auction of a top Bordeaux wine brought in HK$32 million, more than double the pre-sale estimate,

1 Feb 2015 - 5:03am

Beauty

Beauty low-down: which face cream is kindest to your skin?

While Aveda's cream was the thickest in texture, none of these feel greasy or heavy. Aveda's beats the others in terms of value for money, and coats the skin with a protective matte layer that...

21 Jan 2015 - 11:21pm

Health

Stem cells used to grow hair; hormone inhibitor reduces sex drive

Stem cells used to grow new hair

2 Feb 2015 - 6:14am

Motoring

The Hong Kong Classic Car and Vintage Festival reflects the city's motoring history

Anders Bilidt has been married for seven years, but his attachment to his 1973 vintage BMW goes back 22 years. "You could argue I have more history with my first classic car than I do with my own...

1 Oct 2014 - 10:27pm

Travel

Bamboo forest that was oasis of calm in Guangdong is no more

Between Sihui and Zhaoqing, in western Guangdong province, there is a forest called Sea of Bamboo - Zhu Hai. I went there once in the late 1990s but arrived 10 minutes before it closed. Peering...

31 Jan 2015 - 11:35pm

Arts & Culture

How Wild star Reese Witherspoon was stretched by director's stripped-down style

Jean-Marc Vallee's no-frills directing style gets the best out of his actors, writes Rebecca Keegan.

31 Jan 2015 - 11:47pm

Books

Novelist Adam Thirlwell on the challenge of keeping plots interestingly messy

Adam Thirlwell was named one of Granta's best young British novelists in 2003, before he had even written a book. Born in 1978, he grew up in north London and read English at Oxford.

31 Jan 2015 - 11:47pm

Family & Education

International Test of English Proficiency offers low-cost tests over the internet

As the demand for learning English, the world's lingua franca, stays strong, the market for English testing is also growing.

2 Feb 2015 - 6:12am

Interiors & Living

Let there be light: a glass house on the roof for you to work, rest and play

The way Charlie Sharman sees it, occupants of dark apartments should be able to leave their homes, head up to the roof and sit in a luxurious glass-enclosed space, where they can bathe in natural...

30 Jan 2015 - 6:02am

Technology

Scientific researchers push for sharing data and greater transparency in experiments

Diederik Stapel, a professor of social psychology in the Netherlands, had been a rock-star scientist. Among his striking discoveries was that people exposed to litter and abandoned objects are...

1 Feb 2015 - 8:12am

Horoscopeswith Shelley von Strunckel

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY

Aquarius: January 20-February 17

By no means are you secretive. You enjoy talking about what you’ve done, where you’ve been and who you know.

Chinese Zodiacwith Edwin Ma Lai-wah

TODAY'S ALMANAC

Auspicious for: immigration
Bad for: contracts
Auspicious direction: west
Lucky colours: yellow, red
Lucky numbers: 5, 9

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