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  1. Pudong struck by blackout

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... About 200,000 residents and businesses in Shanghai's premier Pudong development zone were left without electricity for several hours on Monday after lightning and rainstorms damaged equipment, officials and local media said yesterday. Officials said the widespread blackouts were under investigation, but insisted that were caused by natural phenomena. Cables and transmission ...


    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... classmate, Eric (Shawn Ashmore), during an electrical storm, they are both struck by lightning - resulting in all of Clark's superpowers being transferred to Eric. Clark's happiness ...

  3. 1.74m patrol dykes around the clock

    Posted Jul 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... been killed and 19 others injured in China's northeastern Liaoning province due to flooding, lightning and torrential rains, the Liaoshen Evening News reported. The casualties occurred in the province's Chaoyang city between May 29 and July 12. The fatalities included a number of farmers who were swept away by flood waters and a woman who was struck by lightning while working ...

  4. Chicken N Beer an unsavoury mix

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... at lightning quick speed and with an edge of humour apparently born from his former career as a radio DJ. If you think it's funny to hear a six-year-old say 'We about to let our nuts ...

  5. Hard and fast times for crimes

    Posted Nov 01st 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... resident's mobile phone is an extension of their body). Meanwhile, postal workers are running scared after a gun-wielding robber grabbed $110,000 in a lightning 57-second raid at a Tai Po post office ...

  6. Band to leave fans Blue again

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Blue, the UK's hottest boy band, is coming to Hong Kong for a lightning visit tomorrow. This stop is part of the band's promotional tour for its latest CD, Guilty, which lands in stores on November 2. The boys will come in for a quick press conference and a few TV interviews. EMI/Virgin says no performances or CD signings will be held. 'The band flies straight out ...

  7. Bath-house explosion kills seven

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... while a young man was electrocuted in a swimming pool when it was struck by lightning. ...

  8. All out of love for the Fest? Not if you're a nostalgia fan

    Posted Oct 27th 2003, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... incongruously by thunder and lightning, courtesy of the sound and light technicians, before Russell Hitchcock and Graham Russell launched into a weak start with Shadow of the Sun. Hitchcock still has ...

  9. Star sweeps girls off their feet

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Fans of Spanish flamenco dancer Joaquin Cortes were left disappointed by the set-up of his show at the Convention and Exhibition Centre on Saturday night, with many complaining that the seating arrangements meant they could barely see his lightning-fast feet. One fan said: 'It was so annoying; no one could see his feet. Many left the show very angry and bitter. I paid $780 ...

  10. Violent storms leave two dead and homes demolished

    Posted Jul 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and uprooted dozens of trees in Beijing on Sunday. Two people clinging to a metal guard rail were killed when they were struck by lightning, news agencies reported yesterday. Mainland media did ...




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