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Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Landmarks in sky and at the bottom of the sea

Monday, 18 June, 2012, 12:00am

Deacons joins OSC to give back to the community

Deacons, the city's oldest and largest independent law firm, has become a major donor of Operation Santa Claus.

Lilian Chiang, a senior partner of Deacons, said the decision was made because the charities which the Operation Santa Claus supports were well-deserving.

16 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

Those mothers should be taken care of, given that the baby will be a permanent resident [here]

Exco convenor Leung Chun-ying on mainland mothers with Hong Kong husbands

The United States has no intention to fan the flames in the South China Sea

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Outlet for grudges untold

Idea Man: A Memoir by the Co-founder of Microsoft by Paul Allen Penguin

22 May 2011 - 12:00am

A cuff above

As part of Giorgio Armani's continuing collaboration with Bono's Aids charity initiative, (Product) Red, the designer has released two cuffs designed for Emporio Armani by actress Julia Roberts. The one-size-fits-all women's cuff (top; HK$1,650) is made of red leather embossed with the symbolic tree of life and the words Revolution-Evolution-Devotion.

11 May 2008 - 12:00am

From the vault: 1987


The Joshua Tree: 20th Anniversary Edition


Before hitting the play button, clear your head, glance at the glum Anton Corbijn photos and try to remember the splash this album made in 1987.

16 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Pulling ideas out of a hat can prove effective

Edward de Bono's Six Thinking Hats is a step-by-step method for decision making based on solid psychological research. Each hat represents a different perspective from which to view a problem - and it works.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

A legend is never complete without a visit to Hong Kong

This is the problem with being a legend; there is nowhere you can hide. As of this week, a legend in Hong Kong has officially been defined as a champion at the East Asian Games.

10 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Pick a favourite from 30 books and win book coupons, tokens

A local book club has chosen 30 inspirational books on the theme of 'Home' and wants the public to vote on their favourite.

The Sun Hung Kai Properties Book Club will enter the top 10 in its next book review competition in October.

9 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Rude awakening

Twenty years ago, Canadians joined an enormously emotive world effort to feed the starving masses of Ethiopia. Even the poor Inuit in the north took up collections to send to Africa. They saw the grainy pictures of dying children on TV, and were moved.

6 Jul 2005 - 12:00am