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Caring for ailing parents stresses families to the limit

Dementia, stroke, osteoporosis and other ailments among Hong Kong's growing ranks of elderly people have put a severe strain on family caregivers and household finances.

Sunday, 20 November, 2011, 12:00am

Hey teacher, leave those kids alone

Whether by design or coincidence, the nanny state has been busy in the wake of national soul-searching over a decline in traditional standards of social morality.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Pair signed 'Charles and Di' nuptial deal

A billionaire yesterday described a postnuptial agreement between his son and former daughter-in-law as similar to a marriage contract signed by Princess Diana and Prince Charles, in that it entitled the woman to '$10 million' in a divorce.

28 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Animal motifs

Blanket coverage

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Lee surrogacy case closed for lack of evidence

Police have closed the file on a 10-month investigation into an alleged surrogacy deal involving Henderson Land Development vice-chairman Peter Lee Ka-kit who had three sons born to him a year ago.

13 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

school news

South Island School

South Island School in Aberdeen looks like any other busy, thriving international school, but below the surface is a huge community of students passionate about all things equestrian.

Hundreds of students have been involved in this horse-riding element of the curriculum, and the numbers are rising.

10 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Mum's the word, please

I wish working mothers would just get on with it. There's a film coming out starring Sarah Jessica Parker based on journalist Allison Pearson's book I Don't Know How She Does It. Here we go- by all sensible accounts- another dated 'celebration' of the life of a big, brave career-driven mum.

9 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

PTA involvement helps schools, but it's fun for parents, too

I have received a letter asking for volunteers to join the PTA committee. The note did not say what this would entail. I am quite keen to get involved but do not have much time. Can you help?

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am