Letters to the editor

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People say Hongkongers will face an identity crisis because they have not been taught Chinese history properly. Therefore, the Education Bureau is considering making Chinese history compulsory in senior secondary school. I do not agree with this.
Most people have heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. It aims to raise awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - a disease that affects nerve cells in the brain - by getting people to pour a bucket of ice water on themselves, then upload a video of it onto social media and nominate six...
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This is your chance of having your seasonal greeting published
Hong Kong faces an ageing population because of the low birth rate. But there are not enough services for the elderly. There should be better facilities at homes for old people. There are...
I am a secondary school student who takes the bus regularly. I board the bus at seven every morning during rush hour, so it tends to be crowded with people going to work. Usually...
Death is something we all need to face, and we can do nothing to prevent it. Many people try to find ways to lengthen their lives, or even avoid death altogether, even though this is impossible.
How would you feel if there was a person who looked and behaved exactly like you? If some scientists have their way, this actually could happen. Fortunately, until now...
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...
I really want my father to quit smoking. We both know smoking is bad for his health, but he finds it hard to kick the habit.
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The HKCEE results were released recently to both smiles and tears. Some potentially straight-A students were shocked to find they barely passed.