$5k pitcher just a drop in the Evian

Next time you get invited for a meal at the Bel-Air clubhouse at Pokfulam you might want to take a closer look at where your glass of water comes from.

Friday, 5 November, 2004, 12:00am


THE woman adjusted her white plastic apron and sternly motioned me to follow her inside a sterile-looking cubicle containing a rack-like contraption suspended from the ceiling and a vinyl bed. Vigorously greasing her large hands with Vaseline and peering through the streams of water which had begun to cascade from the rack onto the bed, she ordered me to disrobe.

6 Aug 1995 - 12:00am

Wasted effort to save Earth

I ECHO the views of Mr Johnny Cheung ''Government responsible'' (South China Morning Post, July 24). As a teacher-mother-housewife, I consider it my duty to help save the Earth and hopefully, set a good example for my son and pupils.

3 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Models cut tour due to 'lewd fans'

A GROUP of Canadian models has cut short a China tour, accusing one audience of being lewd, and its Chinese hosts of failing to provide enough mineral water of their choice.

''They said people were not interested in clothes, just in their breasts and rear ends,'' said a Chinese official involved in arranging the tour, which started in Beijing last Wednesday.

14 Jun 1993 - 12:00am