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  • Dec 27, 2014
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Hello Kitty in Oz - the Lost Chapter (exhibition)

Calling all Hello Kitty otaku! Our beloved little white kitten has been swept off to the Land of Oz and needs your help to prevent the end of the Emerald City and the rest of that magical world.

Sunday, 15 July, 2012, 12:00am

'Hello Kitty' protests take swipe at new leader

The heat yesterday did not deter protesters from turning up with props and creative banners - some with Hello Kitty images - to ridicule and question the integrity of new Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying.

2 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Hello Kitty adds fun to Janet's wedding

Janet Fu was in her element on her wedding day. She married the man of her dreams in the company of her favourite character, Hello Kitty.

Janet, a fashion buyer, and Tony Kwok, a government officer, got married on November 5 at the Royal Palace Chinese Restaurant in Causeway Bay. The ceremony was hosted by one of Janet's best friends, dressed in full Hello Kitty costume.

9 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Hip hot Hong Kong

Superheroes square off

In anticipation of The Avengers opening here this month, an exhibit at The One mall in Tsim Sha Tsui will show off models and action figures of characters from the film.

5 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

Indulge in Crabtree & Evelyn and Hello Kitty's Festive Gift Collection

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing (anime)

Anime fans are in for a rare treat when Animax Hong Kong broadcasts Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing on Saturday, the same day it premieres in Japan.

9 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Bling-bling Hello Kitty goodies steal the show at Swarovski party

What's not to love about Hello Kitty? Everything seemed lovable about the Japanese cartoon character at a packed launch party in the Four Season's ballroom.

Crystal brand Swarovski launched a collection of bling-bling Kitty goodies at the event including clutches, earrings and necklaces bearing the crystal-studded cartoon feline.

1 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Survivor grapples with guilt and angst over friend's horrific burns

One 49-year-old passenger who survived the plane crash with only a back injury says he can't sleep, can't eat and cannot forgive himself.

26 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Flowers at the door

Wong Lai-chung paces the length of his workshop with a beam on his face, examining the work done by a group of secondary school students.

He nods approvingly at each part of what will become a giant red decorative display that will stand at the entrance to an exhibition.

4 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

The sacred Blacksmith (DVD)

Evil beings are scheming to bring chaos to the peaceful Third Independent Trade City in a new fantasy anime called The Sacred Blacksmith. The anime is based on the light novel series by Isao Miura, which was later made into a manga and serialised in Monthly Comic Alive.

8 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Amityship drawn to get every chance

A return to the wide-open spaces of Sha Tin should help Amityship land his first success in the final leg of tomorrow afternoon's Triple Trio.

16 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

City Chat

Pai lau - colourful signs bedecked with paper flowers - have adorned Hong Kong on festive or auspicious occasions for as long as anyone can remember. But now, one of the last practitioners of this traditional craft may have to go out of business because he has been evicted from the flat where he plied his trade in Sham Shui Po.

3 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

For art's sake

YouTube may store a vast quantity of videos but browsing the site for high-quality, art-focused content can be tedious. So, early this month, ArtBabble.org was launched to showcase works of art online as never before.

19 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Hello Kitty gets own makeup line - but where does the lipstick go?

Hello Kitty may not have a mouth, but she is helping to sell a lot of lipstick.

MAC, the cosmetics company, has teamed up with Sanrio and is putting out a complete Kitty makeup line this month. This is, perhaps, the ultimate exploitation of cuteness, though I have to say they look pretty cool, even to a guy.

28 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Blassreiter (Anime)

Tune into action-packed sci-fi anime Blassreiter (Pale Rider) as the dead come back to life and wreak havoc on mankind.

Blassreiter is a collaboration between animation studio Gonzo (Afro Samurai, Hellsing) and multimedia studio Nitro+. The anime is based on the manga Blassreiter-genetic- which is serialised in Champion Red magazine.

21 Sep 2008 - 12:00am