With the 2018 Oscar nominees being announced on Tuesday, the Young Post team looks back at the best Academy Award winners from the past.
Hong Kong ranks as the 16th worst country for bullying out of 50. One Hong Kong International School student is trying to change that with a novel, and a campaign supported by Kids4Kids
Fishing nets are lost or get thrown into the ocean deliberately, and these volunteers use their own money and time to retrieve them.
Using five simple tips to approach any situation you come across, you too can harness the power of critical thinking.
In the 70s, the modern quartz clocks revolutionised the watchmaking industry. People predicted the death of mechanical watches...
The boat-racing event featured fun activities for students at Aberdeen Village
As they lower their boat onto the water before the race, the athletes remain silent. They are not just going to race; they are honouring the "dragon god"...
Hong Kong students have carried out fund-raising efforts and worked as volunteers to help collect funds for poor children abroad.
Today is no ordinary school day: it is International Children's Day - a day to think about the rights and well-being of all children around the world...
The scavengers_L
They were some high school students. And it was just another day when they walked through Tung Tau Estate...
eye popping art_L
Last Saturday, Hong Kong International Art Fair's marketing director Sashim Parmanand showed a dozen Young Post junior reporters around the spectacular annual art event...
Andy Yee Hon-fai, a 16-year-old basketball player from La Salle College, is a towering presence on the court and an essential part of his school team's success.
Andy Yee Hon-fai is tall - very tall. At 1.93 metres, he is a commanding presence both on the basketball court and in school...
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Hioe Tjo Yoeng's third speaker, Gloria Chang, was judged best speaker in the third round of the 12th Nesta-SCMP Debating Competition
YWCA Hioe Tjo Yoeng College VS Christian Alliance Cheng Wing Gee College Motion: Public, performing animal shows are beneficial
The book launch of Ideas in Reality, held at SoHo's Pure Bar & Restaurant. Ankita plans to apply Lucchetti's theories to her own ideas.
Stefania Lucchetti launched her second self-help book, Ideas in Reality, in Hong Kong on May 20...
Awkwardness in the morning _L
It is possible for workaholics to be interesting and even entertaining. But basing Morning Glory on an overworked, socially inept 30-something won't win any awards for originality...
Oliver's unreliable memoirs_L
Based on Joe Dunthorne's novel of the same name, Submarine is told through the eyes of 15-year-old Oliver Tate (Craig Roberts)...
Spider-Woman Agent_L
Another comic book action hero comes to "semi" life in the newly released DVD Marvel Knights: Spider-Woman Agent of S.W.O.R.D...
Macabre tale of suspense _L
The story of The Dead of Winter is very clever and satisfying, but it's the atmosphere that Chris Priestley slowly builds up that gives the greatest unease...
Bakery owner Au Yeung Tin-yun took years to perfect his delicacy. Above: Former governor Chris Patten savours a freshly baked egg tart at Tai Cheong Bakery in Central during one of his many visits there.
Cha chaan teng are well known for their variety of milk teas. And when it comes to pastries, nothing conjures up feelings of old Hong Kong quite like an egg tart...
Marooned in live ecstasy _L
The size and age range of the crowd packed into the AsiaWorld-Expo arena for Maroon 5's concert on May 21 testified to the pop-rock band's broad appeal...
This week, we asked our readers: if you could be a cartoon character for a week, who would you be? Here are our favourite answers.
Sun, sea and sand ... here are seven handy tips if you are planning to go on a well-deserved, post-HKDSE holiday with your BFFs.
A gunman opened fire on police Thursday night on Paris’ iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard, killing one officer and wounding three people before police shot and killed him.
Harvey Weinstein knows he can be temperamental, and he knows he’s not above a good publicity stunt, but he said Thursday his complaints over an R rating for his company’s upcoming trans teen family...
This year’s DSE history exam is tougher than last year’s, with more tricky questions that test students’ ability to read accurately.
Hey there beautiful people :) I’m quite a positive girl but sometimes I really can’t forget how some people have hurt me. They have been trying very hard to make me fall. It’s really hard to ignore...
The MTR Corporation is planning on relaxing some of its older by-laws, some which include banning filming with mobile phones, or not letting passengers swear when they’re on the train.
Also, they had to use geographical perspectives to talk about social current issues.
Launched on April 19, the 400 smart bicycles spread over Sha Tin, Tai Po and Ma On Shan, make for an eco-friendly alternative to buses or cars.
If you ask Yew Chung International School’s Michelle Lo what it takes to be a good writer, she’ll tell you crafting a story with layers of meaning and subtext requires creativity. “If your writing...
Make sure you're fully prepared for any eventuality by downloading these apps before you leave Hong Kong's and its excellent internet coverage.
When I arrived in Britain, I became aware that favouritism takes place in a very disgusting form: racism. I’m not trying to say that only people of my race experience racism here. However, as a...
This is the winning entry in Young Post’s 2016 Winter Short Story competition, which offers a grand prize of an iPad Air 2! Each week during the winter holiday, we published one of the finalists’...
“Upon completion of the transaction, Forever Top will use i-Cable as the platform to drive its media business,” Chiu said in the statement.
Triathlons are not for the faint-hearted: they require the completion of three endurance disciplines – swimming, cycling and running. Fortunately, Mark Russell’s heart is stacked to the brim with...
Students from the Shung Tak English College took the 'Make the headlines' challenge and wrote today's Young Post cover.
Here’s a callout to all fashionistas. Room to Read is going to hold a fashion show on November 13... Submissions CLOSED
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Young Post reporter Lai Ying-kit will be discussing with news reporter Joshua But about a new decision on the governing of telemarketing calls.
Have you noticed any shops in your area which sell second hand goods?
Kit: Hello, this is listening plus and you are with Young Post reporter Lai Ying-kit. Today we will be discussing a new decision on the governing of telemarketing calls. Joining me to discuss is...
Colleen Lee Ka-ling is internationally acclaimed as one of the leading pianists of her generation. But at her former school the 29-year-old is...
Daniel, 11, is following in the footsteps of his father, who enjoys singing and had been in a choir for a long time. Daniel has different talents though. He has been playing the piano since...
The traditional approach to a sprained ankle or a pulled muscle - or any sports injury - is to wrap the area in smelly, mud-like Chinese medicine poultice, but there are...
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There have been many outbreaks in recent years claiming many lives. The latest H1N1 virus is one of them. The scariest thing is that these new diseases are alien to us. They have...
A 2016 government census has revealed that more than 200,000 Hongkongers live in subdivided flats – and 50,000 of them are student-aged.
“Got myself a fiancé just before new year,” the musician wrote on an Instagram. “We are very happy and in love, and our cats are chuffed as well xx.”
Vestas 11th Hour Racing collided with a fishing boat 50 kilometres from the finish of Leg Four.

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