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  1. More country park vandalism... sorry, vital public works

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo It's vandalism if anyone else does it. But if officials do it, it's for the public good. In its wisdom, the government has decided to run long, huge pipes alongside ... let's leave these official markings there for weeks, even months. They are needed for public works. 'Unfortunately I have to tell you there is the latest government sponsored vandalism ...

  2. Punishment must fit the crime for eco-vandals

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was halted. The two departments give conflicting accounts of what went wrong. But a more proactive, interdepartmental approach is needed to combat eco-vandalism. The Sai Wan case represents a quirk ...

  3. Old Peak Road handrails will be act of bureaucratic vandalism

    Posted Jan 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... One of the astonishing amenities of Hong Kong is the access to natural park settings from almost literally the back door of dense urban environments. This is certainly the case for the lucky residents of Mid-Levels, from the heart of Central all the way a ...

  4. Fears for raptors as war gamers close in

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is hard for us to tell if the cases of damage were organised vandalism,' he said. Yeung Chau, a 50-hectare island, is believed to be home to Hong Kong's third-largest population of black ...

  5. Proposed law would create crime of stalking

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the victim, to more serious conduct, like vandalism or physical or verbal abuse. There are three possible defences: the acts were done to prevent or detect crime; they were done with lawful authority; ...

  6. Island candidate in Hitler protest

    Posted Nov 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... cleaned up the vandalised signs. A DAB spokeswoman confirmed that Yu had reported the vandalism to police. The HK$55 million project in Yung Shue Wan would provide a new pedestrian path and road ... with the vandalism. 'There are other legitimate ways of getting your point across than by doing this kind of thing,' he said. Some of Lau's banners had also been defaced and comments were ...

  7. Lost in time

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for years that this wartime graffiti exists and remains threatened- any passing vandal with a hammer could obliterate it within minutes- nothing has been done to protect it. Effective conservation ...

  8. Reaching out to the Facebook generation

    Posted Sep 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... guilty of the act, but the incident reveals a troubling social trend. Scores of people seem to think it is 'cool' to engage in vandalism for the sake of instant fame. Such was the case ...

  9. Sync or swim

    Posted Oct 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... was remonstrating with two policemen. The man argued that evening's vandalism was part of a concerted campaign to drive the remaining residents out, and that the developers who had already bought up ... Grandad stood in the alley behind his shop, looking at the wall he'd painted the previous night. Although the threatening graffiti the vandals had scrawled across it was now invisible ...

  10. Complaint channel a step in right direction

    Posted Apr 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the subject. The possibilities of such an application are encouraging. Theoretically, dangerously sick trees, eco-vandalism and public utilities requiring repair can all be reported to the government, ...




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