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Sha Tin

Rispoli signs off in style on Rulership

A brilliant Italian rider and a super Japanese racehorse will be the names on the trophy for the HK$14 million Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup of 2012, but the Sha Tin racetrack also emerged from the gloom of Sunday morning to play hero in yesterday's international

Monday, 30 April, 2012, 12:00am

Online museum shows off art

Some 190 pieces of prominent local artwork are now just a click away.

The Google Art Project is expanding its virtual gallery to include Asian artists.

26 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Emergency-ward birth fees set to be doubled

Medical charges for mainland women giving birth in the emergency wards of Hong Kong's public hospitals are set to almost double, but there are doubts whether even that will be enough to curb the influx.

A proposal by Hospital Authority chief executive Dr Leung Pak-yin to raise the cost from HK$48,000 to HK$90,000 will go before the authority's board on Thursday.

24 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

From the heart

Graphic designer Filip Pagowski has been collaborating with Rei Kawakubo's Comme des Garcons label since 1999 and is responsible for one of the brand's most iconic images: the bug-eyed heart logo created for the Play collection.

22 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Exhibitions

Time After Time

Him Lo's mixed-media iron paintings composed in a delicate etching style. Today, 11am-7pm, Identity Art Gallery, 53 Tung St, Sheung Wan. Inquiries: 2540 5353. Ends today

Flower Show

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Exhibitions

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

13 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Exhibitions

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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Exhibitions

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