City Digest

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 03 July, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 03 July, 2012, 12:00am


Pro-democracy coffers swelled by rally

Pan-democrats and action groups saw record donations at this year's July 1 rally. The Democratic Party said it raised HK$220,000 - almost triple last year's HK$80,000. The Civil Human Rights Front and the Civic Party were still counting.

Shek O swimmer dies after being rescued

A Japanese man from Eastern district who was pulled unconscious from the water at Shek O beach was declared dead on arrival at hospital.

Cinema employee topped up Octopus for free

A 22-year-old Palace IFC employee was arrested for theft after she allegedly recharged Octopus cards using the cinema's value-adding machine without paying.

Sex crime suspect faces court hearing

A 38-year-old man, who was arrested on suspicion of sexual offences on Saturday, will appear in Kwun Tong Court today to answer one count of 'carrying out illegal sexual intercourse under false pretences'.