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Blake Sculpture Exhibition

Works by Canadian figurative sculptor Blake Ward. Today, 10am-6pm, Ian Tan Gallery, 1/F, V-Plus, 68 Wellington St, Central. Inquiries: 2525 0331. Ends today

Hans Hartung

Friday, 13 April, 2012, 12:00am

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Fantastic Creatures from the British Museum

Exhibition of 170 artefacts on loan from the British Museum that looks at how depictions of animals and creatures might address questions such as how humans make sense of the world. Today, 10am-6pm, HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$10. Inquiries: 2721 0116. Ends today

11 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Club vows to put lid on noise pollution

Hong Kong Jockey Club officials yesterday sympathised with noise-affected trainers Sean Woods and David Ferraris, but said the club was powerless over a neighbouring construction site and allayed fears of similar problems when renovation begins on some of Sha Tin's ageing stables later this year.

11 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Wire My World

David Zalben's 'wire graffiti' works are intended to evoke diverse reactions. Today, 11am-7pm, Karin Weber Gallery, 20 Aberdeen St, Central. Inquiries: 2544 5004. Ends today

Earth Techling

10 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Egg-stra! Egg-stra!

There were so many amazing entries for last week's colouring competition, we had to show you a few more! Well done to everyone who entered. Happy Easter!

Natalie Cheng, 5, St Stephen's Girls' College Kindergarten

Lettie Suen, 10, Sha Tin Junior School

Rishi Kalro, 10, Kennedy School

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Cool Bean looks a rock-solid banker

With a HK$1.8 million jackpot jumping into the Triple Trio pool at Sha Tin on Monday, the Derek Cruz-trained three-year-old Cool Bean can take advantage of another good barrier and provide a solid banker in the final leg.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The cooks' nooks

It's Friday night and you and the significant other are stuck with the weekly dinner dilemma: settle for the same old SoHo staple, or try somewhere new? With an estimated 13,000 to 18,000 restaurants in our fair city, finding a fresh restaurant shouldn't be as difficult as it usually feels.

29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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G/F, 1826 Po Tung Road, Sai Kung 27928474

Cuisine Italian

Specialities Seafood

Wine Australian and French

Best for Romantic meal

Average food cost HK$150

Hours Mon-Fri 6-10pm; Sat-Sun noon-4pm, 6-10pm

29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Dr Super can run rivals ragged again

Dr Super surprised a few with the agility he showed from a wide draw to lead all the way on his first run at Happy Valley, but he is the horse to beat again in the Phoenix TV Cup (1,200m) tonight with a repeat performance.

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Glorious trial puts rivals on notice

Glorious Days confirmed his Group One quality with a tough second to Lucky Nine in the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup three weeks ago, and shot out an ominous warning to his next rivals by showing off his devastating turn of foot in a Sha Tin trial on Friday.

25 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Giants Serapis is making headway

Me Tsui Yu-sak's stable has turned the corner for the better, with 50 per cent of his runners firing in the First-4 in the first four meetings of March - three wins, five seconds, five thirds and two fourths from 30 starters - and improving Giants Serapis can keep that tally ticking over.

23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Lucky Nine shines brightly among stars at Sha Tin

Lucky Nine looks in ominous form heading into next Saturday's Golden Shaheen after he trialled successfully in blinkers yesterday at Sha Tin, on a morning when Hong Kong's Dubai-bound middle-distance contenders had their final hit-outs before departing and Sacred Kingdom turned back the clock in an energetic turf trial.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Whyte to break hoodoo

Douglas Whyte is yet to win a race on the all-weather track this season, but a seven-strong team of dirt trackers can change that and lead him to Jockey Challenge success at Sha Tin tonight.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Studies to test feasibility of cave projects

The government is moving towards burying bits of the city - the unsightly ones - in underground caverns, freeing up more land for housing and economic development, according to officials.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Deconstructing construction

It has been four years since Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang outlined plans for 10 major infrastructure projects in the city. As expected, the proposed public works - mostly scheduled for completion by around 2020 - have spurred jobs in related industries, particularly in property and construction.

17 Mar 2012 - 12:00am