• Saturday
  • November 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:21pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1674 for litter

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Party on The Peak

    Posted Nov 14th 2004, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... Joyce Siu The fun-packed Matilda Sedan Chair Race and Bazaar is on today. An array of colourful sedan chair teams with energetic runners dressed in wacky costumes will wow spectators at The Peak. Sedan chairs have played an important part in Hong Kong ...

  2. News - China - TRAVEL

    Stop eating noodles and don't litter: Xi Jinping urges China's tourists abroad to clean up their act

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:16am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com President jokes on official trip to the Maldives that mainlanders should set good example abroad by not littering or damaging environment Behave yourselves ... during an official visit this week to the Maldives in the Indian Ocean, a popular holiday destination for Chinese travellers. "Do not litter water bottles everywhere. Do not damage coral ...

  3. News - World - FRANCE

    Tourist litter blamed for invasion of rats in famous Paris garden

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 09:40pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Paris Tourist litter blamed for rat invasion in Paris garden It is one of the most famous parks in the world, but now the Tuileries garden in Paris, next to the Louvre ... in the formal gardens, which stretch along the Seine. "They're really big. Sometimes they fight each other." Tourists' litter is being blamed for an influx of rats which was brought ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Cat litter linked to radiation leak at nuclear waste dump in New Mexico

    Posted May 20th 2014, 10:02pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Albuquerque Cat litter linked to nuclear leak in New Mexico The Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico packed 57 barrels of nuclear waste with a type of kitty litter believed to have caused a radiation leak at the US government's troubled nuclear waste dump, posing a potentially "imminent" and "substantial" threat to public ...

  5. Felines given an abundance of choice when it comes to relieving themselves

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jade Lee-Duffy Could you imagine voluntarily eating cat litter? Three years ago, veterinary surgeon Pauline Taylor watched a sales person mix a spoonful of corn-husk kitty litter into a glass of water, then drink it. 'My mouth went open, I reckoned if this lady had this much confidence in the litter, it really was all-natural,' she recalls. Nowadays, finicky felines ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    "Hong Kong Clean-up" founder says littering in city 'getting worse'

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 05:13am by DARREN WEE

    ... Clean-up". From September 21 to November 1, more than 45,000 volunteers collected litter from 1,833km of beaches, country parks and streets, making it the region's largest volunteer event. ... TV host Lisa Selesner-Wu said she was disappointed in the people who litter. "How can you sit on the beach and enjoy yourself when you look to your left and there are empty cans, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Anger as country parks left strewn with Mid-Autumn Festival litter

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Holiday crowds slammed by social media users and residents as waste mars countryside beauty Anger as parks left strewn with festival litter Picnickers are littering country ... Kong's anti-littering laws, with tonnes of rubbish being left for government workers to clear up. The littering was particularly bad at sites in and around Sai Kung Country Park- a popular spot ...

  8. Caught litterbug tries to kill herself

    Posted Jul 21st 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... A single mother who claimed she could not pay a $1,500 fine for littering tried to commit suicide yesterday - by throwing herself off a one-metre drop. Lo Siu-wai, 27, had taken her ... The officer said that before he could issue her a ticket for littering, Ms Lo pleaded with him to forgive her, explaining that she was a single mother living on social security. When she failed ...

  9. News - China

    Tourists to mainland hotspots leave massive litter problem

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... increase in the amount of litter left behind by visitors during the holiday weekend. Beijing sanitation workers cleared nearly eight tonnes of rubbish from Tiananmen Square on Saturday and Sunday ... workers toiled for two hours to clean up after the moon festival. The widespread littering was condemned online, with commenters lamenting a decline in civic pride among the middle class, who ...




SCMP.com Account