Nothing will change after the inferno at a top Calcutta private hospital recently in which at least 90 people died.
We must lead the way against smoking
Hong Kong is doing well to reduce smoking, but it can still do more.
For example, the owners of bars, restaurants and malls should...
How we can help mentally ill people
The number of mentally ill people is rising. I think the root cause is pressure - from family, friends, work and so on.
A lot of my classmates say current news is not important because it has nothing to do with them. So they rarely read newspapers or watch news reports on TV.
The Olympic Games aftermath
The 29th Olympic Games in Beijing ended with China winning 51 gold medals.
Is there such a thing as free will? And if so, is it what distinguishes people from animals by our ability to tell right from wrong? These weighty questions have haunted the greatest minds for...
Marriage poses a dilemma
In this modern era, many couples live together and this is accepted by society.
Marriage is no longer forced upon us. Many couples choose to...
Planning a presentation or talk is like building a house. Without the initial blueprints or plans, there can be no house. Without a solid framework for the structure, the house, like a...
Do you know the difference between 'effect' and 'affect'?
Effect (n) - a change or consequence (of something)
It is used when you talk about a change that is caused by...
Every week or so, I get an e-mail from friends checking whether the latest 'pass this warning on to everyone' e-mail is genuine.
1 Which television show featured a character who bounced around in time, aided by his holographic friend Al?
2 Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt's production company Plan B bought the...