String theorist: an audience with jazz guitar great John McLaughlin

British guitarist John McLaughlin has proven himself one of music's most curious and versatile talents for more than 50 years, writes Richard James Havis.

String theorist: an audience with jazz guitar great John McLaughlin

Photographer William Furniss loves the city when it rains, so much so that he's made it the subject of his latest exhibition. Kylie Knott takes her umbrella.

From brewing your own beer to learning leather work: why DIY rocks

There’s a deep satisfaction in doing it yourself. Perhaps it’s the pride that comes with crafting something unique, or the take-it-slow philosophy behind it. Vanessa Yung gets hands on.

The humble bao has been given a make over

Steamed buns have evolved into one of the city's most sought-after snacks with a host of new outlets offering inventive twists on the tasty mouthful, writes Bernice Chan.

The humble bao has been given a make over

Nepal's southern fringe is a land of free-roaming fauna and protected forests, a tempting world away from the mountainous north, writes Shafik Meghji.

A trio of Irish stand-up comedians bring Celtic humour to Hong Kong

Three Irish comedians are here to paint the town green, writes P. Ramakrishnan.

A trio of Irish stand-up comedians bring Celtic humour to Hong Kong

Stuntman-turned director Scott Waugh tells Kavita Daswani how a strong human drama lies at the heart of his latest film, which pays homage to 1960s and 1970s car culture.

A trio of Irish stand-up comedians bring Celtic humour to Hong Kong

"It really is a cultural collision, a fusion of two very different musical genres that somehow works," says Chew Hee-chiat, resident conductor with the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (HKCO) of the...

A trio of Irish stand-up comedians bring Celtic humour to Hong Kong

I enjoy Western cuisine more than Asian because I like the tidy presentation and the portions are often smaller. I also enjoy a glass of red wine with my meal to make it complete.

 

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