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  1. Garlands and bagpipes greet historic cross-Kashmir bus service

    Posted Apr 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with open arms in the Indian zone, in what just minutes before was alien territory. Family members kept apart from their loved ones by decades of bloodshed waited anxiously, while Indian officials ... groups oppose the bus service, which they see as a gimmick rather than a step towards an acceptable peace deal. Passengers said they were excited and would not be intimidated. 'We ...

  2. 58 dead and 56 still missing from Shanghai apartment block blaze

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai Shanghai authorities raised the death toll from Monday's apartment block blaze to 58 yesterday after DNA tests identified five more victims, and issued the first ... the building, were 'one of the main reasons' for the speed with which the fire spread, engulfing the entire building in minutes. The apartment block's burned-out shell continued to draw ...

  3. Apartment fire scare for singer

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Robin Kwong Record label Emperor Entertainment Group might want to make their artists watch the announcements of public interest on television, especially the ones that remind people not to leave open flames unattended. On Sunday night, singing duo Boy� ...

  4. Normal service restored by still-smarting Wales

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Once they were slayers of world champions. But last night giant-killers Hong Kong tasted the revenge of the fallen and it was hard to stomach as they tumbled to a 35-12 defeat at the hands of Wales in their opening pool game. The defeat put t ...

  5. Police accused of ambulance service abuse

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Danny Mok

    ... Clifford Lo and Danny Mok A complaint that police abused the ambulance service yesterday by asking for two ambulances to take a pair of suspected thieves with minor injuries to hospital is being investigated. The complaint, to the Fire Services Department, which the ambulance service comes under, was lodged by the team leader of three paramedics from one of the two ambulances. ...

  6. Heroes, media chiefs, ethnic minority leaders honoured for service

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the media industry and training of up-and-coming journalists. Members of ethnic minorities were honoured for their participation in community services. Buddhi Bahadur Thapa, chairman of the Hong Kong Integrated Nepalese Society, was awarded a Medal of Honour, and barrister and anti-racism advocate Vandana Rajwani was awarded a Chief Executive's Commendation for Community Service. ...

  7. Watchdog slams fire services for lax enforcement

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip The Office of the Ombudsman has criticised the Fire Services Department for inefficient management and failing to inspect premises where serious deficiencies in fire equipment have ... facilities last year, the Ombudsman said. Contractors check premises each year and report defects in fire equipment in a certificate sent to the Fire Services Department. Some 146,767 certificates ...

  8. Fire services urged to review disorganised management systems

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang The Fire Services Department is being urged to review the way it is run after its disorganised procurement procedures were revealed during a security panel meeting yesterday. ... 'The Fire Services Department does not even have a system for stocking and distributing fire tunics,' Lau Hon-wa, chairman of Hong Kong Fire Services Officers Association, said ...

  9. Ambulance servicing on a par with global standards, agency says

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

    ... Joshua But The agency that maintains 90 per cent of the government's vehicles has hit back at a coroner who said its services were amateurish and outdated. The Electrical and Mechanical Services Department said its staff were professional and experienced, and their work was up to international standards. 'We follow the maintenance procedures very stringently ...

  10. Media giants race to expand online services

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woods Lee and Adam Chen in Beijing Government outlets shamed into pursuing greater internet presence The mainland's three government-owned media giants are scrambling to bolster their online presence and save face after losing out to internet-based m ...




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