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  1. Catholic Church wants improved security after cemetery vandalism

    Posted Feb 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang The Catholic Church said it would strengthen security at a Happy Valley cemetery after large-scale vandalism there last week. The chairman of the Diocesan Board of Catholic ... the vandalism on Monday, and the church had notified relatives of people whose grave sites were damaged. According to rules for Catholic cemeteries, the church is not liable for the loss or damage ...

  2. Now take more action against eco-vandals

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

    ... is what is required. Neither the public, nor the government, should stand for any further examples of eco-vandalism. At the same time, the government should not rest on its laurels, but continue ...

  3. Vandals hit cemetery

    Posted Feb 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Mabel Sieh

    ... Mabel Sieh The vandalism at St Michael's Catholic Cemetery in Happy Valley has shocked Hong Kong. Thirty-seven graves and 130 vases were damaged in the city's first ... of the vandalism. The case has been classified as criminal damage. 'It is clear that the suspect's motive was not looting, as niches in the ossuary and columbarium, which often have valuable items ...

  4. Vandals desecrate graves at Happy Valley cemetery

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

    ... of the Diocesan Board of Catholic Cemeteries, Dominic Chan Chi-ming, said it was the first large-scale vandalism in the cemetery's history. He said a guard had seen a middle-aged woman leave ... 'I was shocked,' she said of the vandalism. 'Fortunately my father's tomb is fine. Only the vases had fallen down.' ...

  5. Serial seat slasher arrest on route 101

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... with the company's service. The arrest followed reports of vandalism to the seats of buses on the 101 cross-harbour route since 2007. 'The man was unhappy about services because they were slow ... to work, he said. Police suspect the man was behind five of the 10 cases of vandalism reported by KMB this year. In one case alone, seven seats were slashed. There were 64 such reports on Hong Kong ...

  6. Political Animal

    Posted Dec 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the venue, with a public gallery, was definitely worth future visits. Vandals cross the political divide What do Democratic Party vice-chairwoman Emily Lau Wai-hing- known for her fierce criticism ... Kwan O housing estate damaged by vandals at the weekend. Previously, Emily Lau's office had been targeted by vandals who chained up the front gate. So, now the culprits are clearly ...

  7. Richfield rejects pressure tactics claims

    Posted Oct 10th 2010, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... the company had never had a complaint from a selling homeowner about an unfair agreement or contract. Chan also strongly denied that vandalism of any sort was taking place or that windows were left ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Jun 10th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... in Singapore for vandalism in the 1990s. The Singapore government has issued an arrest warrant for Alexander. 'Police have also alerted all the Interpol member countries to look out for the said ... that the staff of SMRT, the firm that operates Singapore's metro trains, thought it was an advertisement, not an act of vandalism, Singapore media reported. That was why the alarm was not raised ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Nov 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Emily Lau's Tseung Kwan O office hits by vandals An office of Democratic Party lawmaker Emily Lau Wai-hing in Tseung Kwan O was vandalised yesterday. The office at Kin Fai House, Kin Ming Estate was found to be blocked by a metal chain yesterday morning. Her assistant, shut out of the office, reported the case to the police. Officers collected fingerprint samples ...

  10. Common sense required in school noise dispute

    Posted Aug 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Among a growing list of pollution and environmental concerns awaiting the government's attention, such as air quality, roadside temperatures and eco-vandalism, noise pollution in the New Territories would seem to be one of the less pressing. Nevertheless, the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) has decided to take the fight to an international school on Lantau ...




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