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2014-12-18 16:24:24

Hong Kong Tourism Board Provides Live Satellite Feed of New Year -- New World - Hong Kong Countdown Celebrations "Pyromusical" LOS ANGELES, Dec.

2014-01-27 16:24:06

Tens of Thousands Set to Visit Asia's World City for Annual Chinese New Year Celebration January 31, 2014 LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2011-01-21 14:05:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Powerhouse, the elite musical ensemble of the John Burroughs High School in Burbank, CA., featured on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" and others - is the largest, youngest contingent of performers to represent the U.S.

2008-07-12 09:00:26

FAMILY TRAVEL Q We are flying to New Zealand in September and will be breaking the journey in Hong Kong. Although my husband and I have both visited, our four-year-old daughter has not.

2006-07-12 21:12:44

By Susan Fenton HONG KONG (Reuters) - The fabled green and white Star ferry service is one of few relics from Hong Kong's past to have survived the territory's modernization.

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2006-05-03 07:55:00

Many of Hong Kong's 7 million people are resigned to the city's bad air. As for tourists, they take home photographs of a Victoria Harbor shrouded in smog -- a choking cocktail of sulfur dioxide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, suspended particulates, volatile organic compounds and ozone.

2006-02-13 05:40:00

By Tan Ee Lyn HONG KONG (Reuters) - Twenty-two people were taken to hospital, two in critical condition, after taking part in Hong Kong's biggest marathon as the territory was hit by the worst air pollution in months, the government said on Monday.

2006-02-12 22:55:00

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Twenty-two people were taken to hospital and two of them were in critical condition after taking part in Hong Kong's biggest marathon amid the worst air pollution levels in months, the government said on Monday.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.