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  1. In Brief

    Posted Mar 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... situation' and await instruction, but the search had been made without the authority being informed. Roads closed over dangerous sign The Fire Services Department set up roadblocks in Causeway Bay ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... today. The Water Supplies Department said the supply of fresh water was not affected. The department is investigating the incident. Mainland muggers hurt man A man who was assaulted and robbed ... and was treated at North District Hospital. Drunken husband attacks officers Two policemen were injured when a drunken man attacked them with a plastic stool and glass bottle in Sheung Wan. Police were ...

  3. The Planner

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HK Ticketing. Call 2802 0088 or www.goethe.de/max2003 Until Nov 2 The Father Of HK Cinema Lai Man-wai (1893-1953) was a film and stage pioneer who at the peak of his career had seven studios ...

  4. Culture crusade

    Posted Apr 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... A new breed of councillor is striving to show there's more to Wan Chai than bars and bathroom shops, writes Clarence Tsui MARY ANN KING Pui-wai wants the cultural role of Wan Chai to change with the times. A little wordplay is a start. The chairwoman ...

  5. Potential for tragedy in spread of high-rise bars

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fire safety is an abiding concern of high-rise living. This city's fire and building authorities still have years of work ahead of them inspecting thousands of older buildings to see that they meet modern safety standards. When these buildings are us ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a building in Wan Chai. The man, 20, who was drunk after a night out with friends in Wan Chai, found himself on the podium in Hennessy Road near the junction with Luard Road when he woke up at about ... was attacked with an ash tray and a knife while trying to stop a couple taking illegal drugs in one of the rooms. The man, 49, suffered a cut leg and was treated at hospital. The couple, aged about 30, ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Apr 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was arrested over the incident. Basketball player, 59, collapses A 59-year-old man collapsed while playing basketball at Kwun Tong Playground at about 10.30am. He was taken to United Christian Hospital. Police said the man, who was in critical condition last night, had a medical history. Fire prompts estate evacuation Dozens of residents of Fu Heng Estate in Tai Po were evacuated after ...

  8. Reporter goes the distance in memory of her mentor

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Anneliese O'Young

    ... Anneliese O'Young For 10 weeks Post contributor Anneliese O'Young has tortured her 'non-runner body' to raise funds for the Cancer Fund in memory of her mentor, veteran reporter Kevin Sinclair, who died of cancer a year ago. She tells ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted May 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Driver of rammed car attacked A driver was chopped on the arms and legs by two masked men after he got out of his car following a collision in Tsuen Wan yesterday. The man, 40, was driving home on Route Twisk with his wife, 36, at 5.30am when a car hit the back of his Mercedes-Benz outside The Cliveden, where the couple lives. When he got out to check the damage, two men wearing ...

  10. City Briefs

    Posted May 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Primary School in Waterfall Bay Road, Aberdeen. Man treated after fire A 74-year-old man was treated at Eastern Hospital after inhaling smoke when a washing machine caught fire in his flat ...




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