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  1. Man jailed 10 years for bashing son to death

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... his family came from Nepal. He faced one count of manslaughter for the death of his son, Janus, in April last year at the Court of First Instance. 'This is an adult man fuelled by drink, ... of death was a fractured skull and a brain injury. ...

  2. Suspicion and anger grow over activist's death

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... sister Qian Xuling sobbed beside him Their father was Qian Yunhui, the 53-year-old chief of Zhaiqiao village, whose six-year struggle against land requisitions ended in his suspicious death under ... can I feel at ease until my father is buried?' Qian Chengxu cried. The cause that Qian Yunhui was fighting, the circumstances surrounding his death and the government's involvement ...

  3. Scathing attack on death penalty puts author in city state's sights

    Posted Jan 02nd 2011, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... stifled sobs and feels the agony that affected families experience. Miserable mothers parade through the pages. As charged, the death penalty comes across as sadistic. Still, as Shadrake documents, some death penalty 'victims' are so vile that only their mothers mourn them. Take British serial killer John Martin Scripps. After escaping from prison in 1994, the 'tourist ...

  4. Driver charged over pedestrian's death

    Posted Oct 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A goods vehicle driver appeared in Kwun Tong Court yesterday charged with dangerous driving causing death. Ng Chun-man, 43, also faced three charges over the condition of his van. It is alleged Ng's driving resulted in the death of pedestrian Chan Chi-hung at the junction of Tai Tsun Street and Kok Cheung Street, Mong Kok, on April 9. Ng did not enter any plea. ...

  5. Verdict on hit-run baby death still pending

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is accused of causing the death of the baby, Zhou Mengling, and fracturing his mother's skull in the accident on April 25. He hit the mother, Li Yun, 20, with his Hong Kong-licensed truck as she ...

  6. Mother complains to media watchdog over dog's death

    Posted Jul 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Turning a frog into a handsome prince might be the stuff of fairy tales, but for a six-year-old girl trying to perform such alchemy after watching a TVB drama, it resulted in the death of her mother's pet dog. The girl's mother has complained to the Broadcasting Authority about the TVB mini-series Don Juan DeMercado, saying it did not air a warning about its ...

  7. Corrupt graft-buster avoids death sentence

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou A Chinese court has given a former top graft-buster in Zhejiang a suspended death sentence for accepting 7.7 million yuan (HK$8.8 million) in bribes. The Zaozhuang ... and funds. The court described the bribes as enormous and said his offences were of an 'extremely serious' nature. Xinhua said Wang's death sentence was suspended because he had ...

  8. Sad tale of unsung hero's war death uncovered

    Posted Sep 13th 2010, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung He is a forgotten hero of the second world war. A young man who refused to betray a friend and was tortured to death during the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong. Now his ... sister on August 5, 1945, at a hospital where he had been taken by the Japanese. Li was buried in the backyard of the hospital. Matsuda was later charged with causing Li's death. The trial ...

  9. American arrested over TST brawl in which man was stabbed to death

    Posted Aug 21st 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An English teacher is being questioned by police after being arrested on suspicion of killing a 24-year-old man during Wednesday's brawl in a popular Tsim Sha Tsui bar street. The 28-year-old American man, who works in the city and has a ...

  10. Nepali's death 'shows up need for rules on police sensitivity'

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

    ... Phyllis Tsang and Maggie Ng A human rights watchdog and ethnic minority groups complained yesterday about the lack of any recommendations from the Coroner's Court after the death of a Nepali street sleeper shot by a police constable was found to be a lawful killing. They said some suggestions on preventing similar deaths should have been made after the case raised questions ...




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