A price to pay for a freewheeling web

There has always been an element of addiction about the internet, but the explosive popularity of Twitter has made it especially so. The social networking site has become a place for information about what the rich and famous are doing.

Sunday, 8 January, 2012, 12:00am

Billiard club opening fails to pot rumours over Nieh's activities

Joe Nieh Chun and singer Vivian Chow Wai-man appeared in public together for the first time since their high-profile break-up, make-up and marriage in January. The occasion was the opening of Nieh's second Joe's Billiards & Bar, in Knutsford Terrace, on Friday afternoon.

14 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Collective amnesia?

Macau's newshounds have sharp noses for suspicious scents, but short memories when it's convenient - allowing some unusual happenings to sink without a trace in the former Portuguese enclave.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Dead quiet day for news

MY, my, it must have been dreadfully quiet over at the usually bustling newsroom of Metro Plus.

How the newshounds must have been dying for some real action to get the adrenalin pumping and knock the lethargy out of the system.

2 May 1994 - 12:00am