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  1. Stewards bring Leung to earth with a bump

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Derek Leung Ka-chun experienced the ultimate roller-coaster ride, landing his first double in the opening two races, then falling foul of the stewards in a sour sign-off to the biggest day of his career to date. Leung won the first on Shining ...

  2. Teen recruits friends for raids on father's safe

    Posted Oct 16th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... A teenager who enlisted his friends to help steal more than 11,000 yuan (HK$12,800) from his father's safe found himself in the District Court yesterday after his father reported the case to police. The court heard that Lau Pan, 19, and Pang Ka-tim, 19, broke into a locked bedroom four times to steal the money - helped on two occasions by a 16-year-old girl - but were ...

  3. Friends recall the passionate man who remained true to his ideals

    Posted Jan 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... his work further during my career as a journalist. In November, I suggested to Szeto's close friends that I might pay him a visit following his withdrawal from public life. I had wanted to go with Chak Nuen-fai, a good friend of Szeto's since the early 1960s. When there was no reply, my gut feeling was his health was deteriorating. The friendship between the two elderly ...

  4. My friend the Fuhrer's aide

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by Norman Aisbett

    ... 'To Lieutenant Talbot Henry Bashall with my best wishes for the future and with many thanks for the comrade-like and friendly attitude towards me. Mestre, May 5,1947, Kesselring, ...

  5. Policeman got papers to help friend, court told

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... HK$13 million from Cheung's firm- to help Cheung take civil action against them. The defence said Lam and Cheung had become friends. Lam asked his wife to buy three watches from a broker ...

  6. Pair held friend's child, 7, for ransom

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A Pakistani social worker and his pregnant Indian partner held her friend's seven-year-old son and demanded a ransom of HK$200,000 because he was worried they would not have ... to procure a ransom and Baljit Kaur, 27, to one count of forceful imprisonment, at the High Court. Kaur was a good friend of the child's mother, the court heard. Nadim 'perhaps felt a dire ...

  7. Jail for cheating friend out of Mark Six win

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who kept a friend's Mark Six lottery ticket and pocketed a HK$38,800 prize was jailed for six weeks yesterday. Yu Tak-chak, 57, agreed to buy a ticket for his friend ... earlier. The next day, someone claimed the prize money. The court had heard that Yu had gone to drink tea with two female friends. When they heard that he was heading to a betting office, ...

  8. Man admits stealing friend's licence, ID

    Posted Aug 29th 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So A 20-year-old man who took his father's car for a drive after stealing an identity card and driving licence from a friend pleaded guilty to five charges yesterday. Ricky Suen Wai-kin said he stole the car and drove without a licence because he wanted to take a female friend to the movies, court documents said. His defence counsel told the court yesterday that Suen had ...

  9. Friend of alleged hitman testifies

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... somebody', a court heard yesterday. Huang Nanhua, 50, did not identify his target or reveal details of the job during a conversation on August 14 with his friend Chan Yuk-por, Huang's trial ... made him suspicious, the court heard. Huang's friend said he refused to store the gun. 'It's a serious offence,' Mr Chan said. 'I told him 'You should return ...

  10. Family friend jailed 8 years for raping girl, 12

    Posted May 20th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man was sentenced to eight years in prison for indecently assaulting and raping a pre-teen girl left in his care. His crimes came to light years later when the girl told her mother she was a lesbian and hated men because of him. Court of First Instance Judge Andrew Macrae said Choi Tsan-wing, 50, had 'abused [his] position as an adult and as a family friend over ...




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