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  1. Here comes the sun

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Edith Terry

    ... Rider. Made from plastic noodle containers, bottle caps and other recyclables, the tiny race cars are powered by miniature solar panels. Some spin out of control and crash while others zoom towards the finish line. Overall winners are two girls and a boy from the Chang Pui Cheung Memorial School, who proudly display their car- named CPC 1- to a cable television camera crew. Behind ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hospital, Wan Chai. 4 hurt in police-car collision A police cruiser with siren sounding and warning light flashing collided with a Mercedes-Benz- leaving two officers, the driver of the Mercedes and a pedestrian injured. The police vehicle was on the way to a theft and trying to run a red light when the crash happened at the junction of Hung Hom Road and Tak Man Street just before noon. The three ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Responsible behaviour starts in childhood The Year of the Ox began with tragedy. Six men were crushed to death when their taxi collided with a container truck, whose driver was allegedly drunk. Then two teenagers were killed and four injured when an overloaded car swerved to avoid a parked truck and crashed into a second. These accidents were the results of sheer ...

  4. Police motorcyclist's death sparks union call for highway patrol cars

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Phyllis Tsang and Clifford Lo Police unions want to discuss the possibility of traffic officers using cars instead of motorcycles for highway patrols, following an accident in which ... could be explored, including using police cars instead of motorcycles for highway patrols. Chief Superintendent Kenneth Li Kin-fai, head of the public relations branch, said the force placed ...

  5. Busy bus roundabout angers residents

    Posted Oct 11th 2009, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... the past few years, including a 2007 bus crash that injured 26 passengers. The Citybus and NWFB public relations department said only one Central-bound Citybus was involved in an accident this year and last. The Transport Department said it had a record of four accidents, three in 2005 and one in 2007, and one involved a bus colliding with a car. Demaneuf and Chen had one last concern. ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the problem of waste with higher water charges. People will cut back when there is a financial incentive for them to do so. Ronnie Yim, Sha Tin Don't denigrate electric cars You have run many letters stating the same thing, that electric cars will still pollute because they use electricity generated by power stations to charge their batteries. I have not been able to find any hard data ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jul 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to restore safety on Hong Kong's roads and save the lives of many innocent people. Why can't the police use unmarked patrol cars and why can't the authorities move the speed and red light cameras from one location to another, without notice? Iain Seymour-Hart, Auckland, New Zealand Safety incentives could reduce minibus crashes There are many root causes for the minibus ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... conditioning; fishermen who trawl for critically depleted stocks; office staff who make unnecessary photocopies just to look busy, and individuals who drive alone in big cars just for their own ... I refer to the report 'Minibus' high crash rate fails to spur action', (December 22). I would like to point out another safety issue, which affects taxi passengers. I took a taxi ...

  9. Storm clouds over the climate change lobby

    Posted Mar 11th 2010, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... Has everyone already forgotten how the computer boffins told us that the world's computers would crash at midnight at the start of the year 2000? Businesses, hospitals, universities, ... and that the conventional car and truck should see their last day, or that factories should stop belching toxins. That issue should be tackled urgently, but not as part of the global warming debate. The global ...

  10. Full honours for motorcycle officer killed in crash

    Posted Apr 04th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... police honours, died after a head-on collision with a car allegedly driven by a drunk driver. His death has sparked a heated debate over the need to reform drink-driving laws. Mourners included ... Yok-sing, James To Kun-sun and Bernard Chan. Chan's motorcycle collided with a car driven by Wu Wing-cho, 28, while the officer was riding to an accident in Cheung Sha Wan on March 18. ...




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