Memory of the World Register
Metropolis Alfred Abel, Brigitte Helm, Gustav Frohlich Director: Fritz LangSunday, 11 March, 2012, 12:00am
Inspector Singh Investigates: A Deadly Cambodian Crime Spree by Shamini Flint Piatkus
Inspector Singh has become itinerant again. Having solved a murder mystery that took place in a law office in his native low-crime Singapore, in last year's instalment of this series, book four takes the Sikh sleuth to one of Asia's more lawless cities, Phnom Penh.8 May 2011 - 12:00am
A lavish catalogue of more than HK$50 million worth of rare books and maps goes to the printers this week as major dealers around the world prepare for the first Hong Kong International Antiquarian Bookfair.
The 120-page catalogue features writers from the 16th century to today, with a particular focus on China.9 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
The Young and the Damned - a film about down-and-outs in Mexico City - begins with footage of the world's great cities. 'Behind their magnificent buildings', runs the voice-over, are 'homes of poverty [and] breeding grounds for future delinquents'.6 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
In our annual Style Awards issue we celebrate the faces and places that make Hong Kong a unique metropolis. Featuring interviews with some of the city's most innovative and influential personalities, along with must-have items for spring, we bring you the best of what our city has to offer.
Out February 9.5 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
GAME OF SAND
This game is great fun. I'm not sure whether I understand it but that is irrelevant. You set up walls and other things to divert a few streams of falling sand. Easier to understand if you see. http://chir.ag/stuff/sand
MOVING RED SQUARE14 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
Game of sand This game is great fun. I'm not sure whether I understand it but that is irrelevant. You set up walls and other things to divert a few streams of falling sand. Easier to understand if you see. http://chir.ag/stuff/sand13 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
If you happen to stroll into the lobby of The Peninsula hotel this week and come across this scene, there is no need to be alarmed.
No, you've not wandered into a scene from Wizard of Oz: Revenge of the Munchkins. It will simply be part of the rehearsals for the hotel's 75th anniversary charity gala next Thursday.4 Dec 2003 - 12:00am