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Discover a Richer Life

Discover a Richer Life by Ernest Holmes Tarcher/Penguin HK$104

Sunday, 10 October, 2010, 12:00am

Raymond v Raymond (Deluxe Edition) Usher (CD)

Usher's latest two-disc album, Raymond v Raymond (Deluxe Edition), is a compilation of his previous album, Raymond v Raymond and his EP Versus. Of the 23 tracks on this edition, There Goes My Baby is the most powerful.

17 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

A Thing Or Two About Curtis And Camilla

A Thing Or Two About Curtis And Camilla

by Nick Fowler

Flame $98

11 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Give hidden treasure greater prominence

I was at the airport recently and noticed a kiosk sponsored by the Social Welfare Department selling handicrafts made by handicapped or needy people.

What a great idea, but what a pity that it is located in an obscure corner in the departures hall that receives very little foot traffic.

8 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Shocked by Indonesian blood-letting

Will we ever learn? Violence rarely achieves its objectives; if it does it is only at the expense of increased human suffering and unnecessary divisions between opposing factions.

18 May 1998 - 12:00am

Costly mistake of worshipping cash

Hong Kong people are getting richer all the time, which is a good thing, but look at the price they are paying.

I think many will agree that relationships between people in the past were much closer than they are now.

Back then, people used to help their neighbours take care of their children when they were busy. They also would talk and have fun together.

7 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

'I feel bad in my heart to think of those deaths'

A mainland worker who narrowly escaped death in the poisonous gas accident told of his sorrow yesterday.

Hu Ronghua, 44, is in United Christian Hospital in a satisfactory condition.

Mr Hu is married with a son in China and came to work at the Universal Shipyard 15 months ago. He said he had been in similar tanks before, but they were less deep.

15 Jun 1996 - 12:00am


THE results of the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination, have finally come out.

The average performance of this year's form five students was poorer than those of last year.

11 Aug 1994 - 12:00am

Cowardly attack on prince

PETE Alex, of Kowloon (letter headlined, ''Charles unfit to be King'', South China Morning Post, July 27), is certainly full of presumptuous opinions.

Let us all be thankful that most of what he has to say takes the form of his opinions.

He is entitled to those.

29 Jul 1994 - 12:00am

So negative

I CONGRATULATE the Commissioner for Correctional Services Mr Eric McCosh on the successful completion of his operation at Whitehead Detention Centre on the morning of April 7.

It is a pity that the South China Morning Post editorial of April 8, could do little more than find fault with the above operation.

14 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Distinction stands

I AGREE with Sophie Bridge (Sunday Morning Post, January 31) that we should have compassion for all AIDS victims, whatever the source of their infection.

But I find it hard to agree with her that we should not make any distinction among AIDS victims with regard to how they contracted the disease.

7 Feb 1993 - 12:00am