Your favourite Lunar New Year treats aren’t just tasty; they’re filled with good luck too.
The best iOS and Android apps to add a vintage vibe to your Instagram feed
Sunrise - comprised of teens Mandy and Moses - has already played events like the Rugby Sevens. Here's what the duo hopes to do this year.
From singers like Sammi Cheng to sports starts like Cecilia Yeung, here's some of the city's most famous people shining in their zodiac year.
Memoirs from a Scottish expat and a blind Chinese singer offer contrasting stories about life in the fragrant harbour.
Research shows living on a farm can boost levels of anti-inflammatory protein that can prevent childhood allergies.
When Ma Gongzuo’s city-based business failed and he returned to his village, people saw him as a loser; a year later, he’s an undisputed hero.
Experts warn city is poorly equipped to deal with huge mental health burden
Social media influencers became the new icons, minimalist designs became popular and we looked to the past for style inspiration.
Lily Wong was leaving city to observe the Taiwan presidential voting when she was taken away by officers, according to a Facebook post by the party
Deep-sea thriller is beautiful to look at, but features weak dialogue and uninspired monster design.
The 15-year-old prodigy lost to Germany’s Laura Siegemund at the WTA Auckland Classic.
As a mystery disease originating in Wuhan reminds Hong Kong of the Sars epidemic, here are some facts about the lung infection.
The city's biggest food trends of the decade included novelty dim sum and good old fashioned American burgers.
From climate activists to gun control advocates and sports stars, these teens have made their mark in the last 10 years.
The new coronavirus, which surfaced last month in China, is drawing parallels to Sars; it's crucial to observe good hygiene.
From PewDiePie to Jenna Marbles and Smosh, we couldn't get enough of these hilarious and personable content creators.
A new strain from the family that caused Sars is identified in 15 patients
A lot of progress has been made, such as legalising same-sex marriage, but humanitarian crises like the Rohingya must not be ignored.
The first time I saw one I couldn't believe my eyes. I checked the charts, looked through the binoculars and asked the crew to double check what I saw. A small island had...
Silent Sound has turned the corner and we're heading south and towards home. Soon we will again cross the Arctic Circle, marking the official end of the Northwest Passage and...
Silent Sound has crossed the Arctic Circle - this means we have completed the Northwest Passage and are leaving the Arctic behind us as we head south and towards home. We entered...
University student Frank Wang Tao spends most of his leisure time with model helicopters, and one of his hi-tech creations this summer pulled off the world's first...
TIM: Hi, this is listening plus. You’re with Timothy Chui and today I’ll be speaking with Paul Mozur, a freelance writer based in Asia who just got back from a month in Xinjiang. Thanks for joining...
Young Post reporter Timothy Chui will be speaking with Paul Mozur, a freelance writer based in Asia who just got back from a month in Xinjiang.
The meaning of the saying 'never judge a book by its cover' is that we can't simply judge people only by their appearances.
The HKCEE results were released recently to both smiles and tears. Some potentially straight-A students were shocked to find they barely passed.
Sam looks for a flat Sam comes from UK. She’s got a job as a research engineer for a company located in the Science Park in Shatin. Sam is talking to a rental agent in Tai Po about finding a flat....
Sam looks for a flat Sam comes from UK. She’s got a job as a research engineer for a company located in the Science Park in Shatin. At the moment, Sam is talking to a rental agent in Tai Po about...
Huang Li went to art school at the age of 13 to learn how to be a face-changing Sichuan Opera performer against the wishes of her parents. In their opinion, the prospects were...
Forget the Monday blues. A study has found that Wednesday is the killjoy of the week. Two applied mathematicians from the University of Vermont, United States, gathered information from...
To help you in your first assignment as news photographer, SCMP Photo Editor Yves Sieur gives you fives points to keep in mind.
How to make good graphic designs? South China Morning Post’s Art Director Terry Pontikos gives you 10 tips to start on the right foot.
Every sector has its own jargon and newspapers are no exception. The following is a list of words you may hear in news rooms and what they mean
The YP Junior Fashion Correspondents for the next term are...
A Sikh devotee performs at the temple in Wan Chai
Sounds strange, yes, but you'll be surprised to know that the followers of Sikhism, a religion, don't cut their hair throughout their life...
What exciting or interesting events have been happening at your school recently? Young Post wants to share them. Here's how to tell us about it.
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...
Encounter with a mermaid_L
What does an "unbelievable summer" mean to you? Visiting a farm in New Zealand? Swimming in Bali? Elephant riding in Thailand? Well, my summer became unbelievable when I met a mermaid at Repulse...
Sixty-two teams from 34 schools gathered at Shing Mun River to compete.
Students from over thirty different schools gathered at Sha Tin on Sunday to compete in the Young Post 6th Inter-school Dragon Boat Championship.
It seems that nowadays people don't really have good relationships with others. The main reason is that we don't talk enough any more. Conversation is really important in a relationship. We learn how...
If you like to write, take photographs or make videos in your free time, have a passion for reporting, have a blog, or just want to share your enthusiasm with the YP community, the Junior Reporters ...
One of the many banners in support of the Occupy Central movement
In Hong Kong, the anthems for pretty much all protests are Do You Hear the People Sing?, and local band Beyond’s Boundless Sea and Sky (海闊天空). But Occupy Central is in a protest class of its own, so...
Solving the greatest problems we face is no easy task, but it can be fun and rewarding, especially to policymakers. There are countless diverse bestsellers that explain how to run society, so which...
Wu Zhao - noble, beautiful and well-educated - became the concubine of the elderly Emperor Taizong at the age of 14, and became China's only female emperor through a series of alleged murders.
April's adventures extend beyond college and the "Claremont Bubble".
Having lived in Claremont, Calif. for three months now, I find it easy to be “stuck” in our comfortable “Claremont bubble”, whose tranquil cafés, bakeries, and froyo shops have become lovely weekend...
Commissioner Chris Tang said the police should not have to say sorry for their alleged violence during the ongoing social unrest.
Survey of more than 1,300 secondary school principals and teachers believe transferable skills should be a top priority.
A white shepherd dog gave birth to a puppy with bright lime green fur in North Carolina in the US.

Ocean Park saw a 60 per cent plunge in visitors between July - December 2019. Is it worth saving?

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