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  • Oct 30, 2014
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Is reality TV real-life art or dumbed down entertainment?

Benjamin Siu, 17 St Joseph's College

Reality TV is real-life art. It features characters who are not professional actors or actresses. They are people off the streets who go to auditions.

Wednesday, 13 June, 2007, 12:00am

Putting the disabled back on the road

Centre has know-how and software to overcome handicaps

There has been quite a change in attitude in Hong Kong in the past 15 years or so to the idea of people with disabilities being able to drive, says Cecilia Lam Shiu-ling, hospital chief executive of the Rehabaid Centre.

27 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Parents to sue over son's injury

THE parents of a 13-year-old boy seriously injured when a basketball pole broke are to sue the Regional Council for compensation.

Hui Yiu-wing was knocked unconscious last June after a single-post basketball stand in the Fanling Wo Hing playground snapped and fell on him when he played a dunk shot.

18 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Grounded in Wan Chai - a short boy's lament

IF WHITE men can't jump, what chance does a poor Asian-American, a real Yankee noodle like me have against a 10-foot high basketball rim? These are the thoughts I am left to ponder now that the NBA season - of high jinks and high slam dunks, of brawls between big men and three-pointers from another planet - is over.

3 Jul 1994 - 12:00am