The spoken-word poet also shares his thoughts on the power of language to heal, transform, and break down barriers.
The artist tells us how he's inspired by Quentin Blake, Roald Dahl’s illustrator, and what he loved about our city.
“I don’t want you to be hopeful, I want you to panic. I want you to feel the fear I feel every day."
Grades are not everything; instead of joining the rat race for First Class results, you will be happier if you take things slowly and steadily.
It will take a lot more effort to stop orangutans and other animals from losing their habitats.
The 16-year-old Heep Yunn student was defeated by Japan's Morita Mai in Amman, Jordan yesterday.
The 22-year-old wants to see wider social change, and support for her fellow survivors.
Historically, the Catholic Church has never accepted homosexuality. It is less of a human attitude, more of an unambiguous interpretation of the Bible.
All the finalists have hundreds of hours of volunteer experience under their belt, but judges are looking for more than just dedication.
Baker was convinced that she was going to work for the United Nations once she graduated but one of Lush’s founders thought otherwise.
An unexpected loss taught our Junior Reporter the importance of treasuring those you love most.
Just because you are a shy or fearful person doesn’t mean you can’t achieve greatness.
The fossil fuel industry has a lot to gain by convincing the public that climate change isn’t real, but the environment stands to lose in a big way.
Tired of those arguments that just won’t die? Arm yourself with the facts for next time someone brings up a ... questionable theory
Yue Man Square in Kwun Tong has been a hub for unique businesses and artisans for half a century. But as the district's redevelopment projects extrapolate, shops in the famous square are being forced...
The government has also pledged to add hundreds of millions of dollars to support student athletes, and several million for university research facilities.
Students from the Sha Tin College took the 'Make the headlines' challenge and wrote today's Young Post cover.
Afghan asylum seekers were caught entering the city for the first time yesterday, intercepted in the...
If you see one movie this month, make it This Is It, the documentary based on rehearsals for Michael Jackson's...
Nighttime on a public housing estate seems to belong to gangs of youths who roam the parks and playgrounds of the neighbourhood. These youngsters don't seem...
Young Post reporter Lai Ying-kit will be talking about the furore involving Chief Executive Donald Tsang’s light bulb scheme with senior news reporter Ambrose Leung.
Ko Ki-yan, a Form Five student from Elegantia College, says she will always cherish her days as a member of the Arts Ambassadors-in-School Scheme. She was among...
Young Post reporter Timothy Chui will be speaking with SCMP chief Asia correspondent Greg Torodo about a pirate attack on a Chinese ship last month. Thanks for joining us Greg.
TIM: Hi this is listening plus with Young Post reporter Timothy Chui. Today I’ll be speaking with SCMP chief Asia correspondent Greg Torodo about a pirate attack on a Chinese ship last month. Thanks...
TIM: Hi. This is listening plus and you’re listening to Timothy Chui. Today we’ll be speaking with features writer Ben Sin about the evolution of street ball in Hong Kong. Thanks for joining us...
Kit: Hello this is listening plus and you are with Young Post reporter Lai Ying-kit. Today we will be talking about the furore involving Chief Executive Donald Tsang’s light bulb scheme. Joining me...
Kit: Hello, this is listening plus and you are with Young Post reporter Lai Ying-kit. This week we will be discussing a hot environmental topic, the wall-like high buildings in the city and the heat...
Peggy Lin is the owner of the Peak Pet Hotel, a luxury temporary home for household pets. Owners book their pets into the Peak when they are going on holiday, into hospital or away on a business trip.
Junior reporters can meet up to discuss their ideas with the YP team. Check out when is the next editorial meeting
Here at Young Post we have quite a few animal lovers, but none as devoted to adorableness on the internet as our editorial co-ordinator Cherry. So here is your Tuesday Cutesday pick-me-up in the form...
In Hong Kong, we rarely hear the words "gender equality". You might think this is because women in Hong Kong have pretty much the same rights as men.
Homework? Snooooore. When there are movies to see and friends to hang out with, studying doesn't seem like an appealing option. But you have to do it. When tedium strikes, get on one of these apps...
While the world is lit up red white and blue in a sign of solidarity, the world seems to have forgotten that more than 160,000 people have been killed in Syria's uprising-turned-civil war
The sequel to the hugely popular 1990s movie, starring NBA great Michael Jordan, is due to start filming next year.
We live in uncertain times, with governments and systems collapsing as in Venezuela, nationalistic sentiments on the rise, and despots threatening nuclear warfare.
Writing can be a daunting thing to do. If even just thinking about it brings you out in a cold sweat, relax – we’ve got you covered. Here are five writing tips that will take your essay from eh to...
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Five Hong Kong schools run by the English Schools Foundation have closed their artificial sports pitches due to safety concerns over chemicals exceeding international health standards.
The original Barden Bellas, now struggling graduates out in the real world, reunite for one last moment on stage together.
The Lunar New Year holidays are coming up, which means you will (hopefully) have a bit of spare time on your hands. If you find yourself with nothing to do, check out these awesome shows on Netflix!
There are less Hongkongers aged 15-24 in the city now than there were the last time the census took place, which also found they study more and enter the workforce later, too.
Our junior reporters learn the secret behind making a stone mandala, and get a lesson on mindfulness along the way.
Each week we’ll choose readers’ responses to share. This week we want to know:
We asked our readers: How would you describe your dream house? Here are our favourite answers.
For Hong Kong women’s national team vice-captain, recruiting more locals is the key to developing the sport in the city.

Would an e-cigarette ban be effective in curbing teenage smoking?