Beijing's Municipal Administration of Quality and Technology Supervision has decreed, says Xinhua, that "the numbers of multi-storey buildings, units and door plates should be coded and registered in numerical order and no skipping or selective use of numbers should be alWednesday, 22 August, 2012, 7:27am
Each week Young Post takes a look at modern movie heroes and finds out what makes them tick. This week it's Snow White. Kristen Stewart's girl-power princess role in Snow White and the Huntsman is a lot different to the much-loved Disney cartoon version
Three in a row20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Cinderella Ate My Daughter by Peggy Orenstein Harper Audio (audiobook)1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Your story follows two Korean-American sisters, one ever dutiful, the other a sensitive maverick, as they take different paths in America. Is this an allegory of the North and South Korean divide?8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
The 13 Treasures By Michelle Harrison Published by Simon & Schuster ISBN 978 1 84738 449 222 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Mainland actress Tang Wei's inner little girl shined through as she and Santa Claus lighted the Christmas tree at Festival Walk on Tuesday.1 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Ever picked out a sweater for your little boy at a clothing store only to be told by an eager shop assistant: 'Those are for girls'? Or been disconcerted by the strict segregation of toys for girls and boys at chain stores? If so, this might be the book for you.6 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Listen to some people talking about superstitions, and then answer the questions.
1 Why did millionaire Cornelius Vanderbilt place the legs of every bed in which he slept in dishes of salt?
a to help him sleep better
b to protect him from harm while he slept
c to stop him snoring18 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Noah Barleywater Runs Away John Boyne Published by David Fickling Books ISBN 97838561895
Noah Barleywater is an eight-year-old boy who runs away from home. Some things there just frighten him.28 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Tyawan the magician had walked down the steep path from the top of the cliff to the bottom thousands of times, but he always trod cautiously when he came to the narrow ledge near the mouth of the Bunyip's cave.11 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
Around the world children will be sitting down to write a letter to Santa Claus, and in most cases they won't get a reply. Not so in Hong Kong.
Hongkong Post has its own team ready to help Father Christmas pen a response to every one of the thousands of letters it receives addressed to the bearded one at this time of year.19 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Shiver Maggie Stiefvater Published by Scholastic ISBN 978140711500920 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Shiver By Maggie Stiefvater Published by Scholastic ISBN 978140711500919 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Jennifer has come up with a great way of updating a classic fairytale for our harsher modern world.
In her very funny story, neither Sleeping Beauty nor her rescuer are really interested in romance and true love - they're both after a profitable marriage and a pot of cash.15 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Paintings (including How Can I Finish You in One Bite, right) by Joey Leung Ka-yin in which text and images are juxtaposed to create a sense of narration. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Grotto Fine Art, 2/F, 31C-D Wyndham St, Central. Inquiries: 2121 2270. Ends Jun 128 Jun 2010 - 12:00am