A smashing good time: ‘rage room’ provides stressed Hongkongers a place to vent

Three delicious ways to eat xiaolongbao

20 years, 20 people: Hong Kong Baptist University Associate Professor John Wakefield

20 years, 20 people: radio broadcaster ‘Uncle Ray’ Cordeiro

A smashing good time: ‘rage room’ provides stressed Hongkongers a place to vent

June 23, 2017

At Ikari Area in Kwun Tong, participants are invited to don orange jumpsuits and gas masks, arm themselves with metal pipes, and let out their rage on the nearest household appliance.

For HK$300, they have 15 minutes to smash up bottles and old appliances in one of the four rooms in a disused office, where black walls are splashed with crude graffiti of male genitalia and Cantonese vulgarities.

(Photo: SCMP’s Jonathan Wong)

Three delicious ways to eat xiaolongbao

June 21, 2017

SCMP reporters Alkira Reinfrank and Bernice Chan show three of their favourite ways to eat xiaolongbao, also known as soup dumplings.

20 years, 20 people: radio broadcaster ‘Uncle Ray’ Cordeiro

June 15, 2017

Veteran broadcaster “Uncle Ray” Cordeiro recalled the sadness he felt on the eve of the city’s return to Chinese sovereignty.