The media darling of the marathon, Fauja Singh, completed the 10km race and his example spurred, and perhaps shamed, younger men in the local Sikh community to join him.Monday, 6 February, 2012, 12:00am
Arthur Tsang may not be a master of the chat-up line, but he certainly made an impression on Maya Yuen, and eventually stole her heart.
Copywriter Arthur, 31, and Maya, 30, an account executive with an advertising agency, were married in November at the Macau club Caesars Golf, celebrating with 150 friends from Hong Kong, Shanghai and Taipei.28 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Is it a house of sin or a house of the Lord?13 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Urban Rip-off Authority's real agenda ...3 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Sounds strange, yes, but you'll be surprised to know that the followers of Sikhism, a religion, don't cut their hair throughout their life. They let their hair grow naturally as a sign of respect for perfection of God's creation. They also consider hair to be a beautiful part of the body.5 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
They call it the 'Obama Effect' and every political campaign since November 4 is being judged on whether the victory is proof of youth and new ideas prevailing or a sign that the status quo has won.1 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
Many people think they're lucky to have one love in life, but for artist-singer Ama, only two will do as she blends painting and music into a seamless whole21 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
THE IMAGE OF Sikhs for most Hongkongers is one of burly, turban-wearing, bearded bank guards who convey an air of unwavering duty. However, this stereotype belies a rich history.26 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
From the pages of the South China Morning Post this week in 1974
Most of the legal profession in Hong Kong dropped in at the Supreme Court during the week to listen to Superintendent Ernest Hunt's lawyers fight his battle against a conviction under the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance.9 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
India's most distinctive minority, the Sikhs, are in danger of losing their identity if youths continue shaving their beards, cutting their hair and discarding the turban, according to reports from Punjab, north India.20 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
One poor family says the government's new anti-poverty policy will make no difference to them financially and may have a labelling effect on the children.
Mother of three Kam Chan Siu-mui said an initiative to identify children from low-income families and pay for their extracurricular activities might actually hurt them.13 Jan 2005 - 12:00am
But the festivities are marred by Sodhi family's refusal to show original script
Sikhs from around the world are converging on their spiritual capital, Amritsar in north India, to mark the 400th anniversary of their holy book's completion.31 Aug 2004 - 12:00am
Local Sikhs celebrated the 100th anniversary of their temple, Khalsa Diwan, in Queen's Road East, Wan Chai. It was established in 1901 when the foundation stone was laid by Sikhs from the British garrison.24 Dec 2001 - 12:00am
What happened on the morning of September 11 in New York was tragic and horrible. My heart goes out to the thousands of innocent lives lost in these terrorist attacks. They were not just aimed at America, but at all nations.20 Sep 2001 - 12:00am
Guru Deepak Chopra believes Asians living in fast-paced cities such as Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo are spiritually starved.
'When everything we do is about achieving material success, we lose touch with our most basic drives and our souls can get lost,' he says.17 Mar 2000 - 12:00am