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  1. Drama to highlight the dangers of drug abuse

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau The Security Bureau's Narcotics Division hopes a drama produced by students will help counter rampant drug abuse among young people. Under the programme- launched ... The Narcotics Division hopes the programme will raise awareness of drug abuse among local youth. 'We hope young people will gain more knowledge of drugs by taking part in theatre training. ...

  2. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Sep 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... National Council Against Drug Abuse and was not written in the author's capacity as an investigative reporter as suggested in the article. We are sorry for the error. ...

  3. The Mars Volta

    Posted Mar 06th 2005, 12:00am by Annabel Walker

    ... They'd already backed the band's 2003 concept album De-Loused in the Comatorium that followed the fortunes of a friend who went to an early grave following a life of drug abuse. Set ... complexity. Here they are back again with another conceptual work, based on another friend, this time former bandmate Jeremy Ward, who took his life through a drugs overdose in 2003. Five ...

  4. Veteran broadcaster to help anti-drugs campaign

    Posted Oct 21st 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... on Thursday that Blanche Tang Oi-lam, would join the third meeting of 'Teen Gather' on Saturday to discuss her views on drug abuse. She will be joined by more than 40 young people. ... to substance abuse. The anti-drug campaign comes in the wake of a rising number of drug crimes involving young people in Hong Kong and Shenzhen. The use of designer drugs like 'ice' was also ...

  5. Learning a lesson from the movies

    Posted Jul 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Watching movies is extremely enjoyable. Teachers sometimes teach students through films. However, we must very careful what we watch. We should choose movies that are educational and inspirational. There is often a lot of improper behaviour in movies, such as drug abuse, violence and foul language. They can have a bad effect on teenagers. On the other hand, we can gain knowledge from ...

  6. The Teenagers

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... already the bitchiest queen/ Your room's a mess, I'm not impressed', sings Quentin Delafon on F*** Nicole, about drug abuse and despair. 'I'll sell my mum to be lost ...

  7. FROM THE VAULT: 1987

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... and tinctures of Ulysses and the Old Testament. But soon after this release, MacGowan (right) slid into alcohol and drug abuse on a biblical scale, and the iconic band would never return to this sort ...

  8. Letters urge harsh penalty for singer's cocaine possession

    Posted Aug 20th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... offended again, it would mean he was a regular drug abuser and he could be sent for a drug test and to a drug rehabilitation centre, Mr Lin said in Kowloon City Court. 'The defendant might ... in Yau Ma Tei on June 23 for possession of dangerous drugs. The police, acting on information, found 0.42 grams of cocaine on him. He confessed that he had paid $1,800 for it and said ...

  9. Six degrees

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Rachael Barker

    ... Rachael Barker John Paul Getty III's tragic life ended recently, 30 years after he was confined to a wheelchair, following a stroke brought on by drug abuse. The oil heir first came to public attention with his 1973 kidnapping and mutilation, and the reluctance of his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. His disappearance came at a bad time for his father, John Paul Getty ...

  10. Radio pioneers voice hopes

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

    ... drug abuse, climate change and ethnic minorities- aims to raise awareness of these topics and offer advice to teens who might have related issues. The show is adapted from the radio programme ...




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