• Saturday
  • July 12, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:29am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2320 for bicycles

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - TRANSPORT

    London Tube strike causes chaos as commuters scramble for buses, taxis and bicycles

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 10:26pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London London travellers in rush-hour scramble for buses, taxis and bicycles Tube strike causes commuter chaos Londoners struggled to get to work yesterday as a 48-hour Tube strike led to cancellations and delays that pushed commuters to compete for bus seats and rental bicycles. The walkout called by the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers' union (RMT) over ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Sha Tin district councillor seeks to launch city's first bicycle-share system

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 10:04am by Elaine Yau

    ... in Sha Tin, writes Elaine Yau Where there's a wheel... If Gary Yeung Man-yui had his way, Sha Tin would become a "cycling city". A keen advocate of bicycles as an eco-friendly ... from Tai Wai to Fo Tan and Ma On Shan in the eastern New Territories, is ideal for such an initiative, with its large population and flat land. Many residents are already using bicycles to run ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Separatists behind deadly India bicycle bomb, say police

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 03:37pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jalpaiguri Bomb kills five, injures 10 in West Bengal A bicycle bomb that killed five people when it exploded prematurely in eastern India was the work of militants ... the number of dead at four but a fifth victim died later in hospital. The KLO has carried out several other bombings with devices strapped to bicycles and has also marked its anniversary with attacks ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health

    Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team sets off on a charity ride across China

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 08:42am by Mark Graham

    ... Mark Graham life@scmp.com The Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team is undertaking a 2,000-kilometre charity ride across China, team leader Nick Smith tells Mark Graham Sprocket money When ... by the Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team's 2,000-kilometre mega-pedal from Shenzhen to Shanghai- called Ride for Hope- will improve the lives of some of the mainland's poorest people. The team of six ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Make way for cyclists on roads

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Make way for cyclists on roads The outcome of a road accident involving a bicycle is inevitable: a cyclist stands no chance against vehicles that are heavier and more ... in Hong Kong as an alternative form of transport and part of a healthy lifestyle. Apart from being environmentally friendly and good for fitness, bicycles are an inexpensive and convenient way ...

  6. News - China Insider - DIPLOMACY

    London's 'beautiful communist bicycles' attract Chinese students, says Boris Johnson

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 04:25pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... because of multiculturalism, fine universities and “beautiful communist bicycles”. “Why is it that we are so lucky, so blessed in London, to have so many Chinese students?” Johnson asked ... wonderful French restaurants in London? Is it because we have so many beautiful communist bicycles on the streets of London? “I’ll tell you what I think it is. It’s because we have more universities ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Bicycle Thieves holds a mirror up to post-war Italy

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Countering the lavish frivolity (and fascism) of Mussolini-era films, its directors documented the dire plight of Italians immediately after the second world war. Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle Thieves (1948) tells the simple story of an unemployed man and his son trying to find a lost bicycle. Arguably the seminal neorealist work, it still ranks among the best films ever made in many ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese man arrested for stealing bicycle seats, claiming he likes 'lingering scent of a woman'

    Posted Aug 28th 2013, 04:59pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com The Yokohama resident was arrested for stealing over 200 bicycle seats A Japanese man with a fetish for licking and sniffing has been arrested for stealing over 200 bicycle seats that formerly belonged to female riders. The man, a 35-year-old Yokohama resident named Joji Kondo, was arrested on 24 August after a security camera caught him ...

  9. News - World - CANADA

    Fame for Vancouver woman who stole her bicycle back from thief

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ottawa Cyclistpraised forstealingbike back A Vancouver woman has earned widespread fame for stealing back her bicycle from a thief after seeing it advertised online. Kayla Smith, 33, told the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation that her C$1,000 (HK$7,400) bicycle was taken from a rack in Vancouver's oceanfront Olympic Village- constructed to host ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Cultural district's bike-hire plan could be start of a revolution in cycling

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 04:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Cycling deserves more respect Bicycle transport is a hard sell in Hong Kong, not least because of the government's negative thinking on its role as a people mover ... District becomes better known. That, admittedly, is some way off. But the district authority's long-term vision is of thousands of visitors getting about the extensive site on bicycle ...




SCMP.com Account