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  1. Fears for three Hong Kong travellers

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly Three Hong Kong people are reported missing in the area devastated by the earthquake in Pakistan, the Chinese embassy in Islamabad confirmed last night. An embassy spokesman ... in the quake was yesterday taken to the Pakistani capital of Islamabad by an army helicopter. Huang Bingkun, who was working at a China-sponsored power project in northern Pakistan, was struck ...

  2. Chinese embassy 'ignored pleas'

    Posted Mar 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... what the staff at the Chinese embassy in Islamabad said when she went to seek help. 'They said to me, 'What right do you have to stand here? This is not your place. You ... but in November he complained to the police in Gujranwala, a town three hours away from Islamabad, and she was arrested on November 19. 'A policeman showed me a document in Urdu that I couldn't ...

  3. Missing HK Trio found safe

    Posted Oct 11th 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... in Islamabad said the trio had been in Pakistan visiting friends. China's only confirmed casualty so far is mainland engineer Huang Bingkun, 39, who was working on a power plant project ...

  4. Beijing in top 10- of dirtiest capitals

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing jiangtao.shi@scmp.com A global air pollution survey by the World Health Organisation ranks Beijing near the bottom of a list of nearly 1,100 world cities. Despite its brief success in combating smog during the 2008 Olympics, Beijing is now the 10th dirtiest capital city in the world, only cleaner than Ulan Bator, Gaborone, New Delhi, Islamabad, Riyadh, ...

  5. Talking points

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the Al-Qaeda kingpin. The family of the September 11, 2001, mastermind was detained after he was killed by US forces in Abbottabad, north of Islamabad, in May. The 12 surviving members were due ...

  6. HK ahead of mainland cities for Asia expats

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... placed fifth globally, behind the Australian cities of Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide. The lowest-ranked Asian cities were Kabul in Afghanistan, Karachi and Islamabad in Pakistan, Pyongyang ...

  7. Game on for a true team player

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the games [after Singapore and Islamabad dropped out] and they didn't even have an athletes' village. So there we were, the three of us, squeezing into a double room in a hotel.' ...

  8. Travel advisory: our system is a disgrace

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... Hotel in Islamabad, which killed more than 50. When asked by independent legislator Paul Tse Wai-chun, who represents the tourism functional constituency, why it had not issued warnings ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Oct 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... People's Party/Benazir Bhutto, Islamabad, Pakistan Idling engines round the clock After reading the letter about idling engines in Mong Kok ('Idling engines black spot, October 16), I would ...



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