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  1. Judge criticises care centre after girl falls prey to molester

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... retiree, pleaded guilty to indecent assault for molesting a mentally retarded Primary 4 pupil who was drinking water outside the centre, which she visited after school. The incident occurred ... in a safe place. It is highly unsatisfactory.' Earlier, prosecutor Jennifer Fok Sha-sha told the court that Lui approached the victim, who was drinking water outside the non-governmental ...

  2. Parents admit neglect as one daughter dies, others left home alone

    Posted Feb 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The social worker, from Caritas Integrated Family Service Centre in Shau Kei Wan, found there was no food or drinking water available in the flat. The third daughter, who was only 10 months old then, ...

  3. Judge rejects driver's 'just backing up' story

    Posted Dec 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to reverse 2 to 3 feet,' or 60-90cm. The Court of First Instance judge, who noted in his decision that Mr Chan had spent the night drinking with mainland officials, also threw cold water on his ... Peter Brieger A man who got behind the wheel after spending the night drinking cognac with mainland officials may have set a new benchmark for least believable drink-driving excuse. Call ...

  4. City Briefs

    Posted Feb 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Swire settles out of court in drink dispute Swire Coca-Cola, the parent company of Bonaqua, struck an out-of-court deal yesterday by paying $3,300 to a father whose newborn son fell ill after drinking formula mixed with the mineral water. Decorator Siu Chi-man used the water to prepare milk for his then three-week-old child, Chun-yiu, last June and the baby became sick, ...

  5. Helper guilty of feeding baby urine

    Posted Sep 08th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... with intent to injure. She was sentenced to a month in jail. Magistrate Adriana Tse did not accept her defence that she added her own urine into the family's hot water vacuum flask for the baby to drink to make her more obedient and bring her closer to the maid. Ario Adityo, an Indonesian programme staff at Asian Migrant Centre, said that he had not heard of such customs. Purwanti, who ...

  6. Shadowy police detention gulag defies transparency calls

    Posted Apr 25th 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... by the police for centre deaths include hanging by shoelaces or underwear, falling to death in the toilet and drinking boiling water during interrogation. The public anger reached such a point that Meng ...

  7. Broker stole HK$30m from client

    Posted Jan 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yesterday, Liu pleaded guilty in the Court of First Instance to 11 counts of theft. Madam Justice Clare-Marie Beeson threw cold water on his lawyer's claim that a drinking problem had clouded ...

  8. Drink-driver gets 4 years' jail for motorcyclist's death

    Posted Mar 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam A drink-driver who hit and killed a motorcyclist the day after a tougher penalty scheme was imposed for dangerous driving causing death was sentenced to four years in jail ... of rising Canto-pop star Evan Au Chun-to, was sentenced to six years' imprisonment, but because he pleaded guilty to the six charges stemming from the drink-driving accident last July, his ...

  9. We'll ask the questions

    Posted Dec 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... how many people worldwide have to drink unsafe water? a) One million b) 96 million c) 158 million d) 884 million 23. Which British writer was inspired by, and wrote about, the Himalayan hill ... By drinking 18 bottles of herbal shampoo 66. Name the celebrated sociologist behind Outliers: The Story of Success. 67. Which British actress turned down a reported US$6 million role in the Hollywood ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Dec 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in five minutes. A police officer said the couple had been unemployed for some time and owed three months' rent amounting to about HK$10,000. Woman held for drink-driving A 30-year-old woman was arrested for drink-driving after her car crashed into railings and then hit a taxi in Princess Margaret Road near the junction with Wylie Road in Ho Man Tin. The woman was unhurt, while the cab ...




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