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  1. Activists demand stiff penalties for eco-vandalism

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... river on Lantau yesterday called for penalties on eco-vandalism to be toughened as the government considers whether to charge the main suspect. Law Kam-fai, chief of the Tung Chung Rural ... Chi-sum, the chief executive officer of Green Power, said the penalties were too light to deter future acts of eco-vandalism. 'Has anyone been jailed for environmental offences before? ...

  2. CityBriefs

    Posted Nov 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Peninsula Hotel, at 11.30am. Vandals attack taxis Six vandals attacked five taxis with hammers in Mongkok. The gang dropped the hammers and fled on foot after breaking the windscreens of vehicles ...

  3. Radio host to take breather from 'suffocating' climate

    Posted Apr 29th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... the slanted media, the savage Hong Kong government and tyrannical central government. It's so depressing. 'But my decision has got nothing to do with the [vandalism] incident. No violence can intimidate me. I would not go off air because of violent threats,' he said. Cheng, who is also a South China Morning Post columnist, described the vandalism as a kind ...

  4. Blackout sparks protest in Shanghai

    Posted Jul 07th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... the five hours it took to fix the power cut. Local police declined to say if arrests were made, but the Shanghai Daily newspaper said no injuries or vandalism were reported. 'It became very ...

  5. Fears of damage to rock carvings

    Posted Nov 05th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng Ancient rock carvings on Po Toi Island have been left at risk of vandalism for more than a year- and will remain under threat for at least another six months before the government comes up with long-term protective measures. The 3,000-year-old Bronze Age carvings, among nine rock-art monument sites in the city, have been protected only by railings since September last ...

  6. Land of the rising sons

    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Richard Halloran

    ... Richard Halloran For the first time in living memory, a Japanese leader has demanded that China apologise- for anti-Japanese vandalism that has raged through several Chinese cities, including throwing rocks at the Japanese embassy in Beijing while police looked on. The challenge from Tokyo was yet more evidence of Japan's emergence from the passive and pacifist cocoon ...

  7. kevin sinclair's hong kong

    Posted Nov 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with firebug felons fined between $350 and $1,000. In the same period, there were 14 charges laid under the Forests and Countryside Ordinance. One matchstick-wielding vandal was fined $100! ...

  8. Boulder and wiser

    Posted Aug 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ranger, says the parks are too big for patrols against environmental vandals to be effective. 'The most important thing [about Ng's campaign] is to convey a message,' he says. ...

  9. Finger of fate

    Posted May 19th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Choy

    ... vandalism,' Han says. With four sariras all excavated, the task that befell the team was to distinguish the sacred sarira from the 'shadows'. The following month, the team consulted ...

  10. Take a bough, folks

    Posted Jul 16th 2008, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... climbing as an act of vandalism, but Au insists that's only when it's done without regard for conservation. 'A tree can take a lot of weight. Imagine how heavy it is with all ...




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