Herbs of healing

The saying 'good medicine tastes bitter' is drilled into us from a tender age. The mere thought of a black and pungent traditional elixir fills us with dread.

Thursday, 21 July, 2011, 12:00am

Outside edge

Lifestyle cover: tuxedo (HK$25,400) and shirt (HK$11,400), both from Dolce and Gabbana, Alexandra House, Central. Cancan ankle strap pump (HK$10,600) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central. Custom-made headpieces by Baldovino & Holly (inquiries: 9756 2690).

20 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

PS I Love You

PS I Love You

by Cecilia Ahern

Harper, HK$107

13 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Shocked by clubbers' school-uniform night

Some friends and I recently attended an '80s night called 'Skool Daze' at a nightclub in Central. Upon my arrival, I was shocked and horrified to find this was a party where adults were encouraged to dress in school uniform, and dress like young school children.

15 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

Parallel Lives

Name: Dominic Lisa Wolny Age: 26.

11 May 1997 - 12:00am

Holly rides her Lucky

HONG KONG showjumper Holly Griffiths has a 'lucky' partner in her quest for Asian Games honours. Lucky Cross, in fact, for that is the name of the horse allocated to her for the Hiroshima showjumping event. Because of Japanese quarantine laws, competitors are not permitted to bring their own horses to Hiroshima. Instead, organisers allocated each rider a horse via a draw.

1 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Hello, cruel world

ON a hot, sticky night at the Old Mental Hospital in Western the first production of a company called Plastic Bags took place.

29 Jun 1993 - 12:00am