Hong Kong's canto-pop stars get all the glory, but behind every hit song is a great songwriter.

Valeri Kharlamov was a Soviet-era ice hockey star widely considered to be one of the game's greats.

Actress Zhao Wei went back to school to learn how to direct and graduated with a box office hit. Rachel Mok talks to one of the most influential women in mainland cinema

Late one night outside Somerset House in Quarry Bay, Victor Ash stands on a hydraulic lift platform, spraying paint on the wall of the second-floor balcony.

Ever since it opened in 2004, Kin's Kitchen in Tin Hau has drawn the crowds for its Cantonese food. It specialises in classic dishes, many of which are hard to find at other Cantonese restaurants...

If travel is about learning, then I've learned in Nepal that competitiveness and an adventurous streak don't mix well. That is how I find myself staring down at a 160-metre drop into the raging...

The Hong Kong Ballet last staged The Merry Widow, an adaptation of the operetta of the same name by Austro-Hungarian composer Franz Lehar, six years ago.

She's known as one of the precursors of "skin jewellery" - her registered trademark - though cheaper imitations can be found everywhere. But Maskrey takes it with good humour.

A small street in this out-of-the-way district is quietly starting to figure on the culinary map, writes Anneliese O'Young



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