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    Spate of murder cases shocks Hong Kong: 'What has the world come to?'

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 01:18pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Three grisly murder cases in as many days have sent chills through the city, which has one of the lowest rates of homicide in the world (last year saw 27 murder investigations). The high-profile stories have people scratching their heads and questioning "What has the world come to?" The spate of cases started when the dismembered bodies ...

  2. News - China - SOCIETY

    China's university graduates stumped over jobs, life and politics

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 04:30pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Employment prospects are looking increasingly grim amongst many “post-80s and 90s” university graduates and students across the country according to a recent report by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. The CASS  Blue Book of China’s Society revealed that only 76 per cent of 2012 graduates had been able to find jobs, Caijing reported on Monday.  The CASS ...

  3. Helper in custody over alleged assaults

    Posted Oct 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong An Indonesian domestic helper accused of letting a five-year-old girl in her care be molested by a part-time member of staff at an indoor amusement park in return for money was remanded in custody yesterday by Kowloon City magistrate Ernest Lin Kam-hung. The offences are alleged to have occurred at the Namco Wonder Park in Whampoa. Sujianah, 32, is charged with five ...

  4. Invictus (DVD)

    Posted May 28th 2010, 12:00am by Susan Ramsay

    ... comes from the title of a poem by William Ernest Henley, published in 1875. It is an inspirational verse which Mandela recited to himself while he was in prison. Students of liberal studies ...

  5. Inspired tale of a real-life hero

    Posted Jan 31st 2010, 12:00am by Susan Ramsay

    ... on the basics of maintaining the former president's distinctive accent and speech patterns. The name Invictus comes from the title of a poem by William Ernest Henley, published in 1875. ...

  6. Grim outlook for fit, capable elderly who want to work

    Posted Jul 30th 2010, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... meant only about 5 per cent of those who could work were 65 or older. Chan and Ernest Chui Wing-tak, director of the Sau Po Centre on Ageing at the University of Hong Kong, attribute the low ...

  7. Child-porn man wins bail while awaiting sentence

    Posted Jul 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Louisa Yan A middle-aged man was released on bail yesterday after he pleaded guilty in Kowloon City Court to possessing child pornography. Principal Magistrate Ernest Lin Kam-hung adjourned the sentencing of Peter Colin Bower, 54, until August 17, pending background, psychological and psychiatric assessments. At least two other child pornography cases have been heard ...

  8. Caught between rock and hard place

    Posted Nov 05th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... were mostly non-professionals, said Ernest Chui Wing-tak, who led the study commissioned by the Housing Authority. 'More than 90 per cent of them did not receive tertiary education. ...

  9. Long-distance call

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rosanne Barrett Race relations in Australia were tense in the late 1990s; racist politicians found a home in Pauline Hanson's One Nation party and spiteful rhetoric was hitting the airwaves. In opposition, a new wave of politicians emerged- and among them was Hong Kong-born Ernest Wong Kwok-chung. Wong left the city in 1979 to study in Australia, having just finished secondary ...

  10. Depressed ex-student charges HKU with bias

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

    ... to the university's equal opportunity office with a claim that she had been victimised. In November 2005, the woman claims, she was told by tutor Ernest Chui Wing-tak that she was not fit to work ...




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