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In Hong Kong, political banners reveal gulf with mainland

September 30, 2017 12:06 pm

The issues are exacerbated by anxieties among Hong Kong's youth over a perceived loss of job prospects to their mainland peers and the chilling effect the ruling Community Party has on campus discourse.

Forum fines eatery Rs 17,000 for overcharging customer

March 04, 2016 7:51 am

The consumer court has ordered an oriental restaurant to pay compensation of Rs 17,000 for overcharging a customer nearly Rs 20 more.

Hong Kong ex-leader charged in corruption probe

October 05, 2015 3:03 pm

Donald Tsang, 70, is the highest-ranking official to be ensnared by the anti-corruption watchdog.

Hong Kong bookstores a sanctuary for banned China books

May 20, 2013 3:05 am

Visitors from mainland China climb the narrow stairs to a cramped room here filled with forbidden delights: shelves of scandal-packed exposés about their Communist Party masters.

Talk to the Tab

February 25, 2012 2:51 am

City restaurants are switching paper menus for apps on the iPad to raise their profile.

Hong Kong asserts identity to Beijing's dismay

February 10, 2012 1:31 pm

Hong Kongers feel less Chinese and more an island unto themselves.

Soupy Doodles

January 28, 2012 3:32 am

The winter chill has only taken on more bite,so it's a good time to indulge in that good old comfort food - soup.

Microsoft to partner with

July 05, 2011 2:46 am

A year and a half after Google pulled its popular search engine out of mainland China,partly over concerns about censorship,its rival Microsoft.

Restaurants ‘usher’ in lady hostesses

March 14, 2011 12:48 am

Picture this. It is a Friday evening and the newest fine-dining restaurant in the city is packed to a full house.

At Rs 2.1 lakh,this cognac will sure give a high

December 17, 2010 4:53 am

It's the only bottle of its kind in the state and is not likely to be picked up in a hurry. Not when the Louis XIII Cognac from Remy Martin,also known as the king amongst cognacs,costs a cool Rs 2.1 lakh.