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  1. In Brief

    Posted Jun 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Union protests at strip-search The Domestic Workers' General Union accused police of abuse of power after a member was strip-searched for allegedly stealing HK$1,000. Officers hurt in border brawl Three customs officers were injured in a brawl with a 32-year-old man suspected to be carrying drugs when he resisted a body search at the Lok Ma Chau checkpoint on his return ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Peng Chau: An industrial hive turned rural idyll

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... HK$5,500 a month and don't have to pay rent,' says Chung. 'Life is good.' This carefree attitude towards life is shared by Ma Chun-tim, 58, who was born on Peng Chau to a couple ... attracted homebuyers and investors. Chung and Ma say they understand what draws city dwellers to Peng Chau: the lower rents and the greener environment on the island. 'We continue to live our ...

  3. Brenda Chau takes land battle to court

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Socialite and barrister Brenda Chau Tam Yuet-ching is challenging a government decision to cancel her licences to two exclusive sites near a country park in Sai Kung which she has used for more than 20 years. Chau, the widow of flamboyant fellow lawyer Kai-bong Chau, launched the legal action just before today's deadline to cease occupation ...

  4. Cheung Chau win place among 'elite'

    Posted Feb 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Kowloon. Yet this season, Cheung Chau Government Secondary School have finally qualified for the prestigious Hong Kong Schools Jing Ying Football Tournament- a knockout competition for the city's top 32 secondary school teams. Cheung Chau secured a place after reaching the Grade A boys' final in the Tsuen Wan and Islands inter-school competition. Last season they came third- ...

  5. Water cut sends island into panic

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... and uncertainty, saying they had been kept in the dark. The trouble began with the bursting of a three-metre main in Chi Ma Wan, on Lantau, which supplies Cheung Chau. The Water Supplies Department issued ... Ng Kang-chung and Polly Hui Residents and holidaymakers on Cheung Chau were shocked yesterday when the fresh water supply to the island was cut by a burst main and no information was given ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Dec 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hospital. In a third accident, a car driven by a 45-year-old man overturned on San Tin Highway, Lok Ma Chau. The man was admitted to Pok Oi Hospital. Two passengers aged 51 and 53 were injured when ... mishap A woman was injured in Cheung Po Tsai Cave on Cheung Chau at about 2.30pm. She was flown to Cheung Chau Hospital by helicopter. Ex-soccer star caught in limbo Former soccer player Wong ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... clubs in a raid on a public housing flat at Ap Lei Chau Estate in Ap Lei Chau. Mainlander hit by double-decker A 32-year-old woman visiting from the mainland was fighting for her life in hospital last night after being knocked down by a double-decker bus in Nathan Road, Mong Kok. 40 evacuated as rubbish burns About 40 residents were evacuated from Lok Chi Lau at Lok Man Sun Chuen ...

  8. Far from the madding crowd

    Posted Apr 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... you're there, it's worth it. And you won't be dealing with crowds at some of these places. The Asian Kitchen at Ma Wan is based in an eco-village, while the Hometown Cafe in Cheung Chau is situated amid what was once a thriving fishing port - and some of those fishing boats are still there, and set off at night for their fresh catch. Then there are the temples of Cheung Chau ...

  9. Former barrister denies theft of bras

    Posted Aug 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Former barrister Stanley Ma Ho-fai (pictured) pleaded not guilty in Eastern Court yesterday to stealing two bras. Ma, 44, was a barrister when he allegedly stole the bras outside the ground floor of a village block on Peng Chau on May 3. He has since removed his name from the Bar List. Ma is expected to give evidence during a trial on October 19. The trial is scheduled ...

  10. City Digest

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an extra 12 hours for meetings next week to examine the proposal. Accidents claim three lives in 12 hours Three men died and 26 people were injured in three traffic accidents in 12 hours in Lok Ma Chau, Lantau and Sau Mau Ping. Walter Kwok blackmailer loses sentence appeal Chan Wai-hang, 58, jailed for 10 years for a failed bid to extort HK$400 million from the family of billionaire ...




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