Tilda Swinton (left) as Alithea Binnie and Idris Elba as The Djinn in director George Miller’s Three Thousand Years of Longing. Photo: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
American films
Review | Three Thousand Years of Longing: George Miller’s enchanting tale
21 May 2022 - 5:00PM

Idris Elba plays a genie, telling his story to Tilda Swinton’s lonely academic in this imaginative and poignant tale from Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller.

Tilda Swinton (left) as Alithea Binnie and Idris Elba as The Djinn in director George Miller’s Three Thousand Years of Longing. Photo: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
Review | Three Thousand Years of Longing: George Miller’s enchanting tale

Idris Elba plays a genie, telling his story to Tilda Swinton’s lonely academic in this imaginative and poignant tale from Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller.

21 May 2022 - 5:00PM
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21 May 2022 - 12:15PM
Mimi Chun is the New York-born founder of Blindspot Gallery in Wong Chuk Hang. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Profile | Hong Kong gallery owner who went from film to photography via TVB anchor

Mimi Chun, the New York-born founder of Blindspot Gallery, which focuses on photographic works, talks about her journey in art and finding her feet in Hong Kong after a rough few years.

21 May 2022 - 3:00PM
Wellness
‘My body’s a work of art’: bodybuilder/artist Lynus Woo on his twin passions

While studying art at Oxford, Woo won a national drug-free bodybuilding title. Now back in Hong Kong, the personal trainer is opening a gym/studio.

While studying art at Oxford, Woo won a national drug-free bodybuilding title. Now back in Hong Kong, the personal trainer is opening a gym/studio.

21 May 2022 - 12:15PM
Responsible travel
How an Australian found herself on the all-women, Aboriginal Dilly Bag tour

An Australian writer reconnects to her roots on an all-woman guided tour of the Yolngu people’s Northern Territory homeland while learning about the First Nations group’s habits, habitats and hardships.

An Australian writer reconnects to her roots on an all-woman guided tour of the Yolngu people’s Northern Territory homeland while learning about the First Nations group’s habits, habitats and hardships.

21 May 2022 - 8:15AM
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Who is MrBeast and why does he give away millions of dollars on YouTube?
20 May 2022 - 10:00PM
Plan 75: Japan’s seniors given choice to end lives for ‘perks’
21 May 2022 - 8:15AM
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20 May 2022 - 10:00PM
The benefits of green banana flour, a new superfood great for gut health

Gluten-free, nutrient-dense and loaded with resistant starch and prebiotic fibre, green banana flour is being used as a wheat flour substitute in everything from bread to pizza.

Gluten-free, nutrient-dense and loaded with resistant starch and prebiotic fibre, green banana flour is being used as a wheat flour substitute in everything from bread to pizza.

17 Apr 2022 - 4:15PM
For a long and healthy life, eat, sleep, feel and exercise the right way

Experts underline the benefits in terms of longevity and overall health of making the right food choices, getting the right amount of sleep, choosing vigorous exercise and avoiding depression.

Experts underline the benefits in terms of longevity and overall health of making the right food choices, getting the right amount of sleep, choosing vigorous exercise and avoiding depression.

25 Apr 2022 - 10:17AM
Explainer | Do you often need to rush to the toilet? All you need to know about IBS

Often caused by stress, irritable bowel syndrome can strike without warning. We talk to experts about its causes, symptoms and treatments, and foods to avoid.

Often caused by stress, irritable bowel syndrome can strike without warning. We talk to experts about its causes, symptoms and treatments, and foods to avoid.

19 Apr 2022 - 5:12AM
My Hong Kong | Avoid street food when travelling? Sorry Jim Kitchen, you’re wrong

Travel expert Jim Kitchen’s comments in a recent interview about not eating street food for fear of illness showed a remarkable lack of adventure for someone who has been to space.

21 May 2022 - 1:45PM
My Hong Kong | Avoid street food when travelling? Sorry Jim Kitchen, you’re wrong

Travel expert Jim Kitchen’s comments in a recent interview about not eating street food for fear of illness showed a remarkable lack of adventure for someone who has been to space.

21 May 2022 - 1:45PM
What a view | What to watch this week: K-drama My Liberation Notes, death of the dinosaurs
20 May 2022 - 10:45AM
Mouthing Off | Alcohol causes cancer? Calm down bureaucrats. What about being a wine hub?
19 May 2022 - 8:33AM
Destinations known | Which of Tripadvisor’s best ‘out of the ordinary’ hotels would you stay at?
18 May 2022 - 8:45AM
The Naked Truth | Are you ‘hesidating’? Why there’s a new type of dater we should be wary of

‘Hesidaters’ are always looking for an excuse to end a relationship, no matter how good someone looks on paper. Here’s how to tell if someone is hesidating, including if it’s you.

15 May 2022 - 11:15AM
What a view | Best streaming this week: K-drama Green Mothers’ Club and HBO’s Barry
15 May 2022 - 5:48AM
Opinion | Losing the Star Ferry would leave a hole in Hong Kong. But who can save it?
18 May 2022 - 12:07PM
A man cooks kway teow noodles at the Kimberly Street Food Night Market in George Town, Penang, Malaysia.
My Hong Kong | Avoid street food when travelling? Sorry Jim Kitchen, you’re wrong

Travel expert Jim Kitchen’s comments in a recent interview about not eating street food for fear of illness showed a remarkable lack of adventure for someone who has been to space.

21 May 2022 - 1:45PM
What a view | What to watch this week: K-drama My Liberation Notes, death of the dinosaurs

Marriage, city living and consumerism dominate in Netflix satire My Liberation Notes, while Dinosaurs: The Final Day sees David Attenborough tells us all about the dinosaur apocalypse.

Marriage, city living and consumerism dominate in Netflix satire My Liberation Notes, while Dinosaurs: The Final Day sees David Attenborough tells us all about the dinosaur apocalypse.

20 May 2022 - 10:45AM
What to watch this week: K-drama My Liberation Notes, death of the dinosaurs
Mouthing Off | Alcohol causes cancer? Calm down bureaucrats. What about being a wine hub?

A Hong Kong government campaign telling people that drinking alcohol causes cancer contradicts the previous decision to remove import duty from wine and beer.

A Hong Kong government campaign telling people that drinking alcohol causes cancer contradicts the previous decision to remove import duty from wine and beer.

19 May 2022 - 8:33AM
Alcohol causes cancer? Calm down bureaucrats. What about being a wine hub?