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  1. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Three hurt in gas explosion Three kitchen workers sustained burns to their arms and faces in a minor gas explosion in a restaurant in Sha Tin. The blast happened when gas leaked from a stove and a male worker tried to start another stove in the kitchen of the ground-floor restaurant in Kwong Yuen Estate. His two colleagues- a man and woman- were also injured. ...

  2. City Briefs

    Posted Jan 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of flats in Sha Tin. Police said the victim, 37, was found lying unconscious outside Hing Lam House, Kwong Lam Court just before 1am. She was declared dead when ambulance officers arrived. Police ...

  3. 180,000 flats to be rewired by 2014

    Posted Oct 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But More than 180,000 flats in 68 public housing estates will be rewired by 2014 in a HK$580 million project, a housing official said. Fourteen estates have already been rewired under the scheme, launched in 2005. Six estates- Choi Hung, Cheung Hong, Ma Tau Wai, Tai Hing, Lek Yuen and Pak Tin- are scheduled to be completed next year. The remaining 48 estates ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Sha Tin fire kills one, injures four

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 01:30pm by Lai Ying-ki

    ... in a “suspicious” fire at a public housing block in Sha Tin early on Friday. The blaze started in a flat on the ninth floor of Cypress House, Kwong Yuen estate, around 5.20am. Firemen put out the flames ... of a fire in a ninth-flour Cypress House flat in the Kwong Yuen housing estate in Sha Tin early Friday morning that left a woman dead and four people injured. ...

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    Police arrest man who put his daughter in chains

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the daughter got back to the family's flat in Oak House, on Kwong Yuen Estate, Siu Lek Yuen, shortly before 2.30am. The father, 58, was accused of hitting his daughter during the heated argument. "He then used a chain to bind her hands and took her to the force's Siu Lek Yuen 24-hour reporting centre to seek help," police said in a statement. A police investigator said: ...

  6. Father braves fire to save daughter

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the fire broke out in his son's bedroom in the 11th-floor flat in Alder House, Kwong Yuen Estate, Sha Tin. His wife and son had gone to work, but his daughter was asleep in the flat. 'He woke up his daughter, but she was too frightened and unable to walk,' said Kong Ping-sum, senior Siu Lek Yuen fire station officer. 'The father carried his daughter on his back out ...

  7. City Briefs

    Posted Nov 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a Kowloon Motor Bus reversed over her in Sha Tin. The double-decker driven by a 28-year-old man was at the bus terminal in Kwong Yuen Estate in Siu Lek Yuen Road when the accident happened ...

  8. Couple leap to death in second bid at suicide

    Posted Nov 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A man and his wife jumped to their deaths yesterday, 10 months after failing to kill themselves by burning charcoal. The 37-year-old man and his wife, 30, are believed to have jumped from their 16th-floor flat in Sha Tin. Residents on the lower floors of Kwong Pak House, Kwong Yuen Estate, heard a loud bang at about 2.45am and a security guard found the bodies ...

  9. Con artists swindle woman out of HK$1m in 'good luck' ritual

    Posted Nov 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was sick at home, agreed. She went to a bank near her home in Kwong Yuen Estate to withdraw HK$1 million cash and some gold ornaments, the Apple Daily reported. The vegetable seller then returned ... and jewellery she had put in as offerings, Apple Daily reported. Ms Wong, a vegetable seller at a Sha Tin market, encountered the fraudsters outside a fast-food shop in the City One Sha Tin estate ...

  10. City Briefs

    Posted Jan 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sha Tin flat. The 76-year-old was found by his wife with wounds to his abdomen at about 1pm in Kwong Yuen Estate. He was taken to the Prince of Wales Hospital for surgery. His wife later ... on the third-floor podium of Shek Yuk House, Chun Shek Estate, at 10am. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police found a stool and a pair of shoes on the 15th floor of the building, where the man lived. ...




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