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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRAGEDY IN EGYPT

    Relatives of Hong Kong balloon victims gather at crash site in Egypt

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip in Luxor amy.nip@scmp.com Hong Kong mourners perform rituals and lay white chrysanthemums in field where loved ones died after viewing debris from explosion Grief of families at balloon crash site Relatives of the nine Hong Kong tourists who died in last week's hot-air balloon explosion made a tearful pilgrimage to the site of the disaster in Egypt yesterday. ...

  2. Kevin Sinclair's Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on overseas affairs. An earthquake damages a nuclear power plant in Japan; are we up to speed if there is a leak at Daya Bay? When New Orleans was devastated by Hurricane Katrina the Hong Kong office ... on Hong Kong. Throughout the South China Sea, container ships and fishing boats are sending out the traditional call; Save Our Souls. Storm damage has caused radiation leaks at the Daya Bay ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - FERRY DISASTER

    Hong Kong shares ferry victims' agony as mourning draws to a close

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... in tow. The Home Affairs Bureau had set up 18 condolence points in each of the city's districts throughout the days of mourning. Another visitor to the Leighton Hill condolence point was Candy Law Suk-ling and her daughter Katie, who is Tsui's age. "Even though Hong Kong is just a small city, I've really felt that everyone was united in the face of disaster," ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ROAD SAFETY

    Hong Kong experts say cushions can fix flawed flyover dividers

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... roads," the engineer said. The cab plunged about 10 metres down and landed on its roof, trapping 55-year-old driver Wong Siu-kong inside. He was declared dead at the scene. A police officer said it was believed that prior to the crash, the driver realised he was in the wrong lane and tried to switch to another one. The officer said there was no sign that the car exceeded the 50km/h speed limit. ...

  5. 11 PLA officers punished over Anhui plane crash that killed 40

    Posted Sep 08th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... the military modernisation,' Professor Ni said. Andrei Chang, a Hong Kong-based specialist in Chinese military affairs, noted that the air force top brass had as yet escaped punishment over ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing Eleven mainland military officers have been punished three months after 40 people were killed in the Chinese air force's worst plane crash in recent history, ...


    Pellets spill during typhoon sparked big volunteer clean-up on Hong Kong beaches

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... The flood of pellets during a typhoon was overhyped, but it did prompt thousands of volunteers to clean up Hong Kong beaches- and send a signal to officials Plastic spill pricks public's conscience When Severe Typhoon Vicente hit Hong Kong last month, the wind and waves rocked a freighter, tossing six container loads of plastic pellets into the sea. Containers were torn ...

  7. Trial awaits for cyclist ex-officer's car struck

    Posted Jun 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the government to improve its policies on cycling as a means of transport rather than simply a recreational activity. Originally from Britain, Turner has lived in Hong Kong since 1984 and has been ... involving bicycles recorded in Hong Kong last year, up 23 per cent from 2010 ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Apr 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Macau, Shenzhen and Manila, he added. Passengers on flights CX463 from Taipei and CX881 from Los Angeles spent hours in their seats on the ground at the Guangzhou airport and arrived in Hong Kong ... New Macau traffic policeman commits suicide with his gun A newly enlisted traffic police officer in Macau killed himself with his gun while on duty at a hospital, where he had been posted ...

  9. Coxswain missing after speedboat collides with jetfoil

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Hong Kong and mainland authorities are searching for a coxswain who was thrown into the sea from a speedboat in a collision with a Macau-bound jetfoil off ... 'None of the passengers and crew was injured and the jetfoil suffered no damage,' its spokeswoman said. She said the TurboJet vessel returned to the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal in Sheung ...

  10. Hong Kong expertise can aid rail crash investigation

    Posted Aug 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the make-up of the investigative unit smacks of an official self-investigation, and therefore lacks street credibility. In Hong Kong, it is common to hold an independent inquiry after an incident. The demand for something similar is now coming not just from Hong Kong people, but also from mainlanders. One law professor at Peking University has called for the setting up of a committee ...




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