Archive for November, 2011
Why would young people who were in kindergarten when Hong Kong was handed over from Britain to China feel nostalgic about colonial Hong Kong? Is nostalgia for a seemingly rose-tinted past a kind of escape from disatisfaction with the present? Varsity explores.
What does it take to become a vegan and how easy is it to be a vegan in Hong Kong?
Hong Kong-born reporter for CCTV news, Sze Ho-wai tells Varsity how he stayed calm while being held hostage in war-torn Libya.
Government policy on columbaria and funeral niches leaves public in the dark when it comes to finding resting places for their departed loved ones.
Patchy service in Hong Kong’s private elderly homes and the long waiting list for subsidised public homes are rooted in the lack of a comprehensive elderly care policy.
Internationally acclaimed Hong Kong photojournalist Vincent Yu on taking “one best shot” for every story and running his Upper Station Gallery.
Attracted by routes that take them through city centres and past scenic sights, more and more Hong Kong runners are participating in overseas marathons.
Instant peel-off eyeshadow for time-strapped beauty afficionados
The postcard that turns into a mini garden
Lion-dance gets a 21st century makeover in Hong Kong