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  1. Changsha bus blast injures 40

    Posted Oct 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter More than 40 passengers were injured in an explosion aboard a public bus in Hunan's capital city of Changsha yesterday. Of those injured, seven were listed in a serious ... in the heart of city. A spokeswoman for the Changsha Public Security Bureau said the cause of the explosion was being investigated and a result was expected today. A message posted on a mainland ...

  2. Hunan's hottest chef spices up Zhu's life

    Posted Jun 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying When Zhu Rongji was a student in Changsha 50 years ago, one of his hangouts was the Fire Palace Pavilion, which served his favourite snacks of smelly tofu and noodles. ... were saved. The message was heard and when Mr Zhu returned to Changsha last October, the provincial government asked master Hunanese chef Xu Juyun to cook for him. Mr Xu said this was the first ...

  3. Four stabbed to death over alleged bullying

    Posted Jul 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A man killed his wife, mother and sister on Wednesday in a row before committing suicide in Gejiu, Yunnan. On the same day, a couple died after an explosion at a vegetable market in Changsha ...

  4. FILM (1974)

    Posted Aug 08th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... Fox teamed up for the then skyscraping budget of US$14 million, with two directors John Guillermin and Irwin Allen (who co-directed The Poseidon Adventure). Set in San Francisco, ...

  5. Four confess to killing ex-TV boss and family

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 160 officers on the case. They quickly arrested the gang members in Changsha in Hunan province, Dongguan in Guangdong province, and Yichang in Hubei on Monday, cracking the case about 30 hours ...

  6. letters

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Renee Chau Lai-yee, Christian Alliance S.C. Chan Memorial College Strike a balance in redevelopment Hong Kong is losing its legacy. Modernisation has changed the city. Skyscrapers ...

  7. Fire-alert system failure must not happen again

    Posted Mar 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The failure of a Fire Services Department alert system at the height of a factory blaze that took the life of a senior firefighter beggars belief. There are few jobs as dangerous in our skyscraper-packed, densely populated city. Every aspect of preventing and putting out fires has to be of the highest possible standard. No effort can be spared to ensure it doesn't happen again. A text ...

  8. letters

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that encased the building while it was undergoing renovations. A major city like Shanghai should enforce much tighter building and construction safety codes. There are many skyscrapers in cities across ...

  9. Eight held as fire toll hits 53 dead, 126 hurt

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... 'You will never be able to reach the top floors of skyscrapers.' Instead, Lam said prevention methods and the stringent application of fire regulations were key to reducing the damage ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Dec 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... this part of the hill to be used for recreational purposes rather than to become the site of a commercial venture. There is no need to put up a skyscraper there. The government plays a vital role ...




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