Society & Politics

Upbeat numbers for mainland exchange

  • 2013-03-18
  • 2013-03-18

Study tours to motherland with full-blown subsidy schemes have been drawing students like magnet

SPCA: animals need more than just dogcatchers

  • 2013-03-18
  • 2013-03-18

Animal rights group wants law-enforcement powers

Channel 101: Sex Education

  • 2013-03-18
  • 2013-03-18

NOW TV's controversial TV programme highlights the city's slow progress in sex education

N-nothings: Just better than nothing

  • 2012-11-15
  • 2012-11-15

Another round of housing subsidy giveaway is still far from perking up the inadequately housed

Poor and hungry

  • 2012-11-15
  • 2012-11-15

Surging global and local food prices means low-income families are hungrier than ever

In and out of foster care

  • 2012-10-15
  • 2012-10-15

The trauma of being shuffled between their adoptive and birth parents is hard on children who are eventually given up for adoption, say social workers

War stories no longer told

  • 2012-10-15
  • 2012-10-15

Surviving WWII vets who fought against the Japanese say young people are not interested in their heroic acts

Ethnic minority students face great difficulties to attain further education

  • 2012-08-15
  • 2012-08-15

The number of ethnic minority students not able to reach higher education is alarmingly high

Gaming thearpy

  • 2012-08-15
  • 2012-08-15

Stroke is no laughing matter. A condition where a blood clot or ruptured artery interrupts blood flow to the brain, stroke often leads to movement impairment as a result of brain damage. The rehabilitation process of post-stroke patients, however, can be fun with the help of motion-sensing video games.