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  1. Chilly courts accused of perpetrating 'thermo-crime'

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... check on legal arenas found most set air conditioners at temperatures well below the government's internal energy-saving guideline of 25.5 degrees Celsius. At the High Court in Admiralty, ... in Wan Chai, it was a cosier 23.6 degrees. Officials said the air temperature inside the city's courts is generally set between 21 and 22 degrees. They maintain this is necessary to make ...

  2. Air conditioner thrown from flat

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

    ... Loretta Fong A man admitted throwing an air conditioner from his rented room in Hung Hom and setting the curtains alight because he was under the influence of drugs. In the District Court yesterday, Hui Man-pow, 32, pleaded guilty to one count of throwing an object from a building and a count of arson. Sentencing was adjourned to March 11. ...

  3. Birthday man falls to death fixing air-con unit

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An owner of an air-conditioning repair company fell to his death on his birthday yesterday as he tried to fix his workshop's faulty air-conditioner. The accident happened soon after ... girlfriend and younger brother. When they arrived, they discovered that the air-conditioner was not working. Lee clambered on to the outdoor section of the unit, installed on a metal frame, to fix ...

  4. Man dies after stove sets fire to jacket

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An 87-year-old man died after his kitchen stove set his down jacket on fire at his Tsing Yi home yesterday. His wife, 83, suffered minor burns to her hands while trying to put out the flames in their flat in Hong Kwai House, Cheung Hong Estate. The tragedy happened at about 11.20am when the man, surnamed Au, went to the kitchen to check on soup that was heating ...

  5. Sex slave dungeon Photos released

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... ventilation tubes to provide air from the outside, although the dungeon was still damp and poorly ventilated. Li Hao bought the house and cellar under his wife's name in 2008 and started digging ... were forced to help dig their own prison- a dungeon six metres underground below a cellar- where they were confined in unhygienic conditions, the report said. They were locked behind several ...

  6. Murder inquiry focuses on air-con technician

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police are investigating whether an air-conditioning technician is linked to the killing of a Thai businesswoman whose body was found in Revenue Tower, Wan Chai, in 2005. ... A police source said the technician had been assigned to work in Revenue Tower in 2005. Charitar's body was found on top of an air- conditioning unit in the machine room of the Environmental ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Nov 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The woman is in serious condition, but the boy was discharged. Swine flu patient, 76, critical A 76-year-old patient in North District Hospital was in a critical condition with swine flu yesterday. The man, who suffers from hypertension and has a chronic condition that obstructs his airways, developed flu symptoms on October 30 when he went to the hospital. He was prescribed Tamiflu ...

  8. 246 new cases mark a single-day record

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

    ... the hospital's emergency room on Saturday and was admitted to its isolation ward, where he was prescribed Tamiflu and antibiotics. His condition deteriorated and he is fighting for his life ... of breath. Five other patients were in critical condition, four serious and 48 stable. A total of 58 were in hospital. The previous severe cases involved patients aged between 23 and 76, ...

  9. Young woman dies of swine flu

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... to the hospital's emergency department, he said. She showed symptoms of a fever and shortness of breath when she was admitted on Tuesday. She was transferred to the intensive care unit when her condition ... was a 16-year-old boy. He has been put on a ventilator and is receiving strong antibiotics in the paediatric intensive care unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei. He was admitted on Sunday ...

  10. Client saw red as cabbie tried to be green

    Posted May 30th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... on November 4 last year Chan had parked his taxi on Nathan Road near Shan Tung Road in Mong Kok and switched off his engine, meaning the air conditioning was also off. At about 1am firefighter Cheung ... Joyce Man Taxi drivers have vowed to oppose proposed legislation banning them from idling their engines while parked- which causes pollution but keeps the air conditioner running- after ...




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