Dannie Higginbotham

Dannie Higginbotham

Dannie Higginbotham is the Web Editor for Young Post. She has previously lived and worked in South Korea, Ecuador and the United States.

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News you might have missed: Trump is mad at things, first 'Far Side' cartoons in 25 years

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has Covid-19 and may get sued for exposing the press to the virus

10 Jul 2020 - 4:56PM

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has Covid-19 and may get sued for exposing the press to the virus

News you might have missed: Trump is mad at things, first 'Far Side' cartoons in 25 years
News you might have missed: Trump tell-alls and President Putin for life?
#TBT: 9 one-hit wonders from the 90's you can't miss

From 'Bittersweet Symphony' to 'Tubthumping', these are the songs we can't forget

3 Jul 2020 - 10:43AM

From 'Bittersweet Symphony' to 'Tubthumping', these are the songs we can't forget

#TBT: 9 one-hit wonders from the 90's you can't miss
'Hunger Games' prequel 'The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes' is a fascinating look into Panem

The newest novel by Suzanne Collins follows Coriolanus Snow, president during the trilogy, during his younger days

10 Jun 2020 - 2:38PM

The newest novel by Suzanne Collins follows Coriolanus Snow, president during the trilogy, during his younger days

'Hunger Games' prequel 'The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes' is a fascinating look into Panem
Ocean Park will reopen on June 13 with discounts for Hong Kong residents

Children under age 11 will get in free, and adults will have a discounted price and cash vouchers

8 Jun 2020 - 3:28PM

Children under age 11 will get in free, and adults will have a discounted price and cash vouchers

Ocean Park will reopen on June 13 with discounts for Hong Kong residents
US protests: The demonstrations over George Floyd, police brutality and a guide to #BlackLivesMatter

The protests that broke out all across the US started with the death of George Floyd at the hands of police officer, Derek Chauvin.

1 Jun 2020 - 5:33PM

The protests that broke out all across the US started with the death of George Floyd at the hands of police officer, Derek Chauvin.

US protests: The demonstrations over George Floyd, police brutality and a guide to #BlackLivesMatter
Beloved Hong Kong icon Brother Cream dies

The cat rose to fame in 2012 when he briefly went missing, and netizens searched for him for nearly a month and brought him home

27 May 2020 - 2:59PM

The cat rose to fame in 2012 when he briefly went missing, and netizens searched for him for nearly a month and brought him home

Beloved Hong Kong icon Brother Cream dies
On World Press Freedom Day 2020, recognising the importance of an uncensored media

Hong Kong has dropped seven spots on the World Press Freedom Index since last year, due to the issues journalists have faced during the protests.

3 May 2020 - 8:00AM

Hong Kong has dropped seven spots on the World Press Freedom Index since last year, due to the issues journalists have faced during the protests.

On World Press Freedom Day 2020, recognising the importance of an uncensored media
5 Netflix shows to watch to practise your English
Six beauty, skincare and wellness products for spring
Isolation, boredom, and a 151 sq ft space: the conditions of Hong Kong’s coronavirus quarantine camps

Reading while walking in circles, taking online classes, and trying to sleep without a mattress, four Post employees talk about their time in quarantine at the Chun Yeung Estate in Fo Tan.

7 Apr 2020 - 5:37PM

Reading while walking in circles, taking online classes, and trying to sleep without a mattress, four Post employees talk about their time in quarantine at the Chun Yeung Estate in Fo Tan.

Isolation, boredom, and a 151 sq ft space: the conditions of Hong Kong’s coronavirus quarantine camps
5 Netflix shows to watch to practise your English and learn to sound like a native speaker

From comedies like 'Big Bang Theory' to game shows like 'Jeopardy', these TV shows will help you with your listening and vocab skills.

3 Apr 2020 - 3:26PM

From comedies like 'Big Bang Theory' to game shows like 'Jeopardy', these TV shows will help you with your listening and vocab skills.

5 Netflix shows to watch to practise your English and learn to sound like a native speaker
Find it hard to stick to a schedule? Here's what you can do today [Friday March 13, 2020]

If the school suspension has made it tough to keep a daily routine, follow our guide for dividing up your day

13 Mar 2020 - 7:00AM

If the school suspension has made it tough to keep a daily routine, follow our guide for dividing up your day

Find it hard to stick to a schedule? Here's what you can do today [Friday March 13, 2020]
Find it hard to stick to a schedule? Here's what you can do today

If the school suspension has made it tough to keep a daily routine, follow our guide for dividing up your day.

27 Feb 2020 - 10:13AM

If the school suspension has made it tough to keep a daily routine, follow our guide for dividing up your day.

Find it hard to stick to a schedule? Here's what you can do today
7 strange (but real) medical conditions that boggle the mind

From 'walking corpse syndrome' to a disease that makes people dance until they die, here are some of the weirdest illnesses the world has ever seen.

23 Apr 2020 - 3:23PM

From 'walking corpse syndrome' to a disease that makes people dance until they die, here are some of the weirdest illnesses the world has ever seen.

7 strange (but real) medical conditions that boggle the mind
5 cults in Asia that have made the news

As a religious group in South Korea is accused of intentionally spreading the coronavirus, let's take a look at other organisations on the continent that have made waves.

27 Feb 2020 - 2:28PM

As a religious group in South Korea is accused of intentionally spreading the coronavirus, let's take a look at other organisations on the continent that have made waves.

5 cults in Asia that have made the news
10 things to know about Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas

One of the last living actors of the industry's 'Golden Age', the 103-year-old Douglas was hardworking and charitable.

6 Feb 2020 - 6:23PM

One of the last living actors of the industry's 'Golden Age', the 103-year-old Douglas was hardworking and charitable.

10 things to know about Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas
6 tips for making your tiny space comfortable

With a little bit of creativity and advice from interior design pro Jamie Turnough, you can turn cramped into cosy.

3 Feb 2020 - 4:53PM

With a little bit of creativity and advice from interior design pro Jamie Turnough, you can turn cramped into cosy.

6 tips for making your tiny space comfortable
Chinese New Year 2020: Coolest rats in literature

Here are five of the best fictional rodent characters in books, just in time for the Year of the Rat.

28 Jan 2020 - 1:54PM

Here are five of the best fictional rodent characters in books, just in time for the Year of the Rat.

Chinese New Year 2020: Coolest rats in literature
US President Donald Trump orders airstrike that kills key Iranian military leader

Qasem Soleimani was killed near Baghdad International Airport; the leader of Iran has promised retaliation

3 Jan 2020 - 5:57PM

Qasem Soleimani was killed near Baghdad International Airport; the leader of Iran has promised retaliation

US President Donald Trump orders airstrike that kills key Iranian military leader
10 important things that didn't exist 10 years ago, from Instagram to BTS

Can you imagine leaving your house for food before Deliveroo? What did you do before Fortnite? Here's 10 popular things we didn't have in 2010.

3 Jan 2020 - 4:03PM

Can you imagine leaving your house for food before Deliveroo? What did you do before Fortnite? Here's 10 popular things we didn't have in 2010.

10 important things that didn't exist 10 years ago, from Instagram to BTS
Year in review 2019: From Hong Kong protesters' five demands to a Flappy Bird Instagram filter, here are the top 'Young Post' stories of the year

The science behind #shoegate, and one economist's unique solution to the climate crisis were also featured in our top 10 stories this year.

31 Dec 2019 - 5:26PM

The science behind #shoegate, and one economist's unique solution to the climate crisis were also featured in our top 10 stories this year.

Year in review 2019: From Hong Kong protesters' five demands to a Flappy Bird Instagram filter, here are the top 'Young Post' stories of the year
7 tips for making New Year’s resolutions that are good for your mental health

A life coach shares professional advice on how to take care of your emotional, physical and social well-being in 2020

7 Apr 2020 - 1:43PM

A life coach shares professional advice on how to take care of your emotional, physical and social well-being in 2020

7 tips for making New Year’s resolutions that are good for your mental health
The best New Year's resolutions for your mental health, from taking time off social media to exercise

Schedule daily 'me' time and start practicing mindfulness, says Hong Kong-based life coach Steffi Lopez Gonzalez.

30 Dec 2019 - 3:56PM

Schedule daily 'me' time and start practicing mindfulness, says Hong Kong-based life coach Steffi Lopez Gonzalez.

The best New Year's resolutions for your mental health, from taking time off social media to exercise
'Frozen 2' review: Anna and Elsa are back in Disney's darker, but solid, follow-up for those who still wanna build a snowman

None of the songs are as catchy as 'Let It Go', but the movie holds it own as a charming sequel to the original film.

21 Nov 2019 - 3:42PM

None of the songs are as catchy as 'Let It Go', but the movie holds it own as a charming sequel to the original film.

'Frozen 2' review: Anna and Elsa are back in Disney's darker, but solid, follow-up for those who still wanna build a snowman
‘Abominable’ movie review: DreamWorks' latest is a touching tale of friendship that showcases Chinese culture and reminds us that representation matters

Chloe Bennet stars as a young girl who travels across China to reunite a magical yeti with his family on Mount Everest.

7 Oct 2019 - 6:25PM

Chloe Bennet stars as a young girl who travels across China to reunite a magical yeti with his family on Mount Everest.

‘Abominable’ movie review: DreamWorks' latest is a touching tale of friendship that showcases Chinese culture and reminds us that representation matters