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Chinese Pottery

Tragedy too terrible to live with

When tormented teenager Natasha Warnes committed suicide in July last year, it created few headlines around the world.

Sunday, 22 April, 2012, 12:00am

Fugitive's trail fades between U.K. and hunan

Detectives hunting Britain's most-wanted fugitive have appealed to his family and friends in Hunan province for help in tracking down the man wanted for the brutal murder of a family of four.

11 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Brothers in bitter battle over landmark tower

A Hong Kong judge has found real risks of siphoning off of assets, irregular transactions and accounting irregularities in a company that owns Citigroup Tower, a landmark building in Shanghai's glitzy Pudong financial district.

12 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Story of the Horse

Hong Kong Museum of Art

Ends Dec 28

3 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

What's hot

The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department has launched an exhibition to promote understanding of the marine environment and the importance of its conservation.

21 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Leung sees hope in Northern Celadon

Local trainer Andy Leung sent out a double at last night's Sha Tin dirt meeting and he can also look forward to when his Northern Celadon next runs.

The English import put up a much better showing under Philip Robinson in last night's opening event won so well by John Moore's Australian import Abba.

22 May 1997 - 12:00am

Leung has one to watch

FIRST-SEASON handler Andy Leung has been having a good time of things, sending out seven winners, and in the shape of Northern Celadon he has another winner waiting in the wings.

Leung has kept the seven-year-old to sprint trips so far this season and last night he contested the Class Three 1,150-metre event won by the gambled-on Let It Ride.

25 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

History sealed in art gallery

THE K. S. Lo Gallery, a two-storey classical Western style building purpose-built for the Urban Council to display the precious collection of ceramics and Chinese seals donated by the K. S. Lo Foundation, has been officially opened.

18 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Fownes to add the finishing touches

LAWRIE Fownes' tremendous run of success can continue with Enthusiasm (Next Best) in the seventh event at the final meeting of the season at Sha Tin this afternoon.

Following horses that are running for the first or second time since changing stables has been one of the most profitable betting systems in recent seasons.

5 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Last chance to see rare exhibits from old China

THE exhibition on historical relics of the Han and Tang Dynasties will be on display at the Hong Kong Museum of Art until Saturday.

30 Dec 1993 - 12:00am

Dealers tell of art for investment's sake

LIKE the drinking of tea, collecting teapots can become an addiction. But it is a popular one among those who consider a few pieces of fine art, or even fine craftwork, to be an asset in any investment portfolio.

16 May 1993 - 12:00am