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There will be no shortage of study options for students who receive their Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) results today.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:36am

It's a warm September evening at Bisous nightclub in Central, and Craig Dungey is celebrating his 42nd birthday by recalling his youth. You Shook Me All Night Long by AC/DC is blasting through the...

14 Jul 2014 - 6:33am

Is vintage an advantage in a contemporary interior? Well, yes and no. No disrespect to Nanna, but some things are just wrong. Shag-pile bathmats, lace doilies and plastic sofa slipcovers – what...

9 Jul 2014 - 11:18am

You know the routine: you walk into the examining room, perch on the table, and roll up your sleeve. Your healthcare practitioner inflates the cuff until it feels oppressively snug.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:37am

Haute couture week in Paris never disappoints and several of the heavyweight houses kicked off the recent instalment with aplomb.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:40am

In just 16 years, East Asia has emerged as the world's third great zone of research and innovation, following Europe and North America. And it is poised to continue this rapid advance over the...

14 Jul 2014 - 3:13am

When Google's founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, sat down for a rare frank and open chat with the veteran technology venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, they admitted, among other things, that...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am

In 1829, as Swedish chemist Jons Jakob Berzelius named a metallic element he had discovered after the Norse god of thunder and lightning, he surely had no inkling of its potential for unleashing...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am

The arrival of fast and relatively inexpensive genome sequencing is likely to open whole new avenues for diagnosing and treating diseases. But in a new study, scientists show that it can also...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am

A common set of genes play a role in learning to read and do maths, with tiny variants influencing a child's skills in these tasks, according to a study. But this ability is not just gene-driven,...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am

Opinion

Arts & Culture

It's a warm September evening at Bisous nightclub in Central, and Craig Dungey is celebrating his 42nd birthday by recalling his youth. You Shook Me All Night Long by AC/DC is blasting through the...

14 Jul 2014 - 6:33am
Fashion & Watches

When it comes to the influence of pop culture, few can top singer, songwriter, producer and fashion designer Pharrell Williams.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:40am
Family & Education

In just 16 years, East Asia has emerged as the world's third great zone of research and innovation, following Europe and North America. And it is poised to continue this rapid advance over the...

14 Jul 2014 - 3:13am
Health

You know the routine: you walk into the examining room, perch on the table, and roll up your sleeve. Your healthcare practitioner inflates the cuff until it feels oppressively snug.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:37am
Books

Cambridge historian David Reynolds' most recent book does a remarkable job of explaining why people should know more about the first world war - and why it is so difficult to fully grasp its...

13 Jul 2014 - 12:22pm
Technology

When Google's founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, sat down for a rare frank and open chat with the veteran technology venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, they admitted, among other things, that...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am
Travel

Bologna's gelato university offers students from all over the world the inside scoop on Italy's favourite treat - just don't call it ice cream, writes Gary Jones.

13 Jul 2014 - 12:53am
Interiors & Living

A couple have turned a light-filled Sha Tin penthouse into a haven of Japanese-inspired serenity.

13 Jul 2014 - 12:54am
Food & Wine

Selling Australian-grown Périgord truffles to French chefs may seem a foolhardy, even impossible goal, but that is exactly what The Truffle & Wine Co has successfully done.

11 Jul 2014 - 12:09am
Beauty

I wanted my next spa experience to be masculine, more macho, more ... deep than previous ones, so I decided a deep tissue massage was what I needed. Yes, the music would still be new age and the...

10 Jul 2014 - 12:08pm
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

13 Jul 2014

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

10 Jul 2014

The Macau Issue

6 Jul 2014

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

4 Jul 2014

TIme for quality

3 Jul 2014

An audience with the irrepressible Karen Mok

29 Jun 2014

The cast of Downton Abbey come to the aid of Guangxi’s moon bears

26 Jun 2014

Thirty years on, Transformers are still fighting fit

22 Jun 2014

The Academy for Performing Arts honours the city’s great and good

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

Haute couture week in Paris never disappoints and several of the heavyweight houses kicked off the recent instalment with aplomb.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:40am

Food & Wine

Hong Kong is experiencing a revival in ancient Chinese gastronomy as Cantonese diners become more adventurous and Westerners look to the East for inspiration.

11 Jul 2014 - 11:45am

Beauty

All three products are easy to use, thanks to the twisting, retractable design they share. The tear-shaped nib of Dolce & Gabbana's Shaping Eyebrow Pencil is easy to control.

2 Jul 2014 - 11:59pm

Health

You've heard of the dangers for the heart from animal and dairy fats. But are you aware that some vegetable oils can push your cholesterol levels up, too?

14 Jul 2014 - 3:13am
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7 Jul 2014 - 6:57pm

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

There's something for everyone in Macau. Here's three ways to get the best out of the city.

14 Jul 2014 - 2:42pm

Arts & Culture

Director Scott Derrickson describes his film, Deliver Us from Evil, as " Serpico meets The Exorcist".

13 Jul 2014 - 11:42am

Books

Although it has lost its status as a global economic power, Asia's pop culture driver and world technology leader, Japan still has some cultural exports that are sacrosanct

13 Jul 2014 - 12:07pm

Family & Education

There will be no shortage of study options for students who receive their Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) results today.

14 Jul 2014 - 6:36am

Interiors & Living

Aerin Lauder's interior design book Beauty at Home by Aerin Lauder peeks out from the corner of her hotel suite. With pages depicting chic living spaces, the patina of grandeur and old money is...

11 Jul 2014 - 12:09am

Technology

In 1829, as Swedish chemist Jons Jakob Berzelius named a metallic element he had discovered after the Norse god of thunder and lightning, he surely had no inkling of its potential for unleashing...

13 Jul 2014 - 3:10am

Horoscopeswith Shelley von Strunckel

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY

Cancer: June 21-July 21

If there’s a single thing that should dominate your thinking now and over the weeks and months to come, it’s balance.

Chinese Zodiacwith Edwin Ma Lai-wah

TODAY'S ALMANAC

Auspicious for: house cleaning
Bad for: weddings
Auspicious direction: west
Lucky colours: white, yellow
Lucky numbers: 6, 8

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