Student wins calligraphy prize

Keeping his homework tidy and his handwriting neat has paid off for Primary Six student Sze Chun-yat. He won first prize at a calligraphy contest at Plaza Hollywood on Sunday, beating other students and adults.

Wednesday, 14 September, 2011, 12:00am

Makeup palettes

Cosmetic palettes usually offer eyeshadows, blush, lip gloss, powder or a combination of them all.

Christian Dior 5-Colour Eyeshadow (HK$395/5.3g)

Very fine powders in shades that are best for daytime. Fancy packaging with two applicators.

IPSA Optimum Balance Face Color Palette (HK$300/4.8g)

2 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Pen-wielding wizards give writing class

I can't say I am particularly proud of my own handwriting - my English handwriting, that is. So my attention was caught immediately by samples of beautiful writing on view at Hong Kong Cultural Centre.

They were displayed in an exhibition and demonstration in the art of Western calligraphy.

30 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

'Drop dead' talk show host criticised

AWARD-WINNING radio compere Pamela Pak Wan-kam has been rapped over the knuckles for using 'inappropriate language' during her call-in show Heart to Heart.

Pak's employer, Metro Broadcast, was warned by the Broadcasting Authority to observe radio programme standards more closely after she told a caller to her Cantonese agony-aunt-style programme to 'drop dead'.

10 Dec 1994 - 12:00am