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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Gunman Li Tak-yan had a history of attacking neighbours

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 11:49am by Clifford Lo, SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... by his side. Watch: Man believed to be suspect of Hong Kong tower block killing sent to hospital A police source said mental health issues were among the lines of investigation. "At ... is survived by his wife in Zhuhai and a son, five, who lives with Liu's sister in Hong Kong. Li's wife also lives on the mainland. Watch: Police ask reporters to take cover after fresh ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - Hong Kong Weather

    Observatory issues hailstorm warning for Hong Kong on hottest day of the year

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 06:15pm by Clifford Lo

    ... In March, hailstones the size of golf balls and floods hit Hong Kong as a black rainstorm warning was issued.   ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Hailstorms may affect Hong Kong later on Friday, the Hong Kong Observatory has warned, after Shenzhen was hit by heavy showers and hail. That could bring ...

  3. Consumers return products to pharmacies

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Ng Yuk-hang, Clifford Lo, Ng Kang-chung Worried consumers streamed into pharmacies to return Marching Pharmaceutical Ltd (MPL) products yesterday after the Hong Kong-based drug ... that 'is not even sold in Hong Kong'. He still offered a refund. Another man, who returned four packets of flu pills, said he had lost confidence in local drug manufacturers and from now on he ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ACCIDENT

    70 injured as Hong Kong high-speed ferry crashes in Macau

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 12:27pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com High-speed ferry slams into breakwater an hour after leaving Sheung Wan terminal 70 injured in Macau jetfoil accident Sixty Hong Kong residents were among ... left the Hong Kong-Macau ferry terminal in Sheung Wan at about 8.30am. The incident occurred as it entered Macau's inner harbour. At least four rescue boats were dispatched to evacuate ...

  5. Rise in food poisoning cases sparks hygiene warning

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... reported, but in 2003- when the Sars virus hit Hong Kong, hygiene awareness was raised and fewer people dined out- about 400 cases were reported. Mr Chung said that since Sars, public awareness ... Clifford Lo A hygiene warning has been issued after a sharp increase in the number of food poisoning incidents this year, despite a drive by officials to clean up the city. The increase ...

  6. Five arrested over counterfeit tablets

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Buyers of Chinese herbal tablets were issued with a warning yesterday after bogus cans of a popular brand - Young Yum Pill - were found on sale in Hong Kong. Seventy-two cans of the fake ... is produced by Wai Yuen Tong Medicine Company, which was honoured in the 'Hong Kong Top Ten Brand Names' awards at the 2001 Hong Kong Products Expo. According to the description ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dead liposuction patient was new mum

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Clifford Lo, Patsy Moy and Shirley Zhao

    ... is linked to diabetes, hypertension and heart problems, would increase the risk. On its website, the Medical Council shows Kwan qualified as a general practitioner in 2006. Health Secretary Dr Ko ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police hunt teenage sex attackers amid fears duo may strike again

    Posted May 28th 2014, 06:24pm by Clifford Lo

    ... another girl, 16, was attacked at the same site on December 18. The second girl was rescued when a passer-by shouted for help. The force has issued a sketch of the suspect. He is believed to be 20 ...

  9. Woman held after hammer death of mum

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Clifford Lo

    ... in different districts in Hong Kong, but it was up to the patients to use them. 'If out-patients do not want to seek help, it is difficult to help them,' he said. He also pointed out ...

  10. 280kg of pig intestines seized

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

    ... and public health. ...




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