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  1. In case of emergency, put ICE in your mobile

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Ambulance workers are urging people to store lifesaving ICE in their mobile phones. No, they're not referring to frozen water or the party drug. ICE stands for In Case of Emergency and is a list of emergency contact numbers with this tag. 'If we can establish the identity of a victim through an ICE call, it is easier for us to find out the medical history ...

  2. Wetland activists state their case

    Posted Jan 24th 2011, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee About 200 conservation activists took to the streets yesterday to demand Henderson Land Development drop its plan for flats and a golf course at Nam Sang Wai and instead plant trees in the wetland to help it recover from a blaze last month. The ra ...

  3. Milk hero's case shows how pressure can work

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhao, that is to be welcomed. However, the case does not inspire any confidence in the mainland's legal system or the rule of law. Lodging an appeal to a court should be straightforward. In Zhao's case it was anything but, with access being denied to lawyers, confusion over whether the documents had been filed and the legal team suddenly sacked without explanation. If Zhao agreed ...

  4. CNOOC and the curious case of Cuddle's combustible cliff

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... with Tom Holland In November 1973, the Southern Evening Echo, a local paper in the English county of Dorset, ran a headline that was certain to grab readers' attention. 'The day the earth caught fire', screamed the 28-point print above a st ...

  5. Fish farmers take case to Beijing

    Posted Sep 15th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The fish farmers of Dalian, Liaoning, are tired of waiting. They want their money and now will go to Beijing to get it. The oil spill from the July 16 pipeline explosion in the Port of Xingang devastated their businesses, and city government of ...

  6. Demolition rules under scrutiny after self-immolation case

    Posted Dec 09th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The central government is considering revising a controversial regulation on urban housing demolition, after a stand-off between the authorities and a family in Chengdu, which ended with a woman setting herself on fire. Officials of the Ministr ...

  7. Criminal home violence rises to six cases a day

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police recorded an average of six cases of criminal domestic violence every day in the first three months of the year, new crime figures show. The number of such cases ... half of all cases of domestic violence. Police break down domestic violence into two categories: crimes and miscellaneous cases, such as family arguments. Overall, there was a 29.2 per cent ...

  8. Extradition sought over Bhopal case

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Warren Anderson, nearly two decades after a gas leak from its Bhopal plant killed more than 3,000 people. A warrant has been pending against Anderson since 1992 in a criminal case in which he is charged with culpable homicide, but the Indian government has refused to pursue the extradition case, despite worldwide protests by victim support groups. Last July, two women survivors ...

  9. Victim in drugged-soup murder case 'wanted divorce'

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow Mistress says the accused woman's husband was planning to move in with her A computer technician allegedly drugged by his wife before dying of smoke inhalation in a fire at their flat said a week before his death that he wanted a divorc ...

  10. Case of emergency

    Posted Jul 29th 2005, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... in chronic disease cases, and a rise in the overall population. Official figures show emergency calls increased 19 per cent between 1999 and last year, while manpower increased from 2,119 to 2,192, ... to adequately assess an emergency situation and relay it on the phone, resulting in mistakes in qualifying the gravity of each case, delays and possible deaths. The manpower shortage has already caused ...




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