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  1. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In some editions of yesterday's City page 1 story- 'Bus passenger dies after being thrown from top deck'- it was wrongly suggested that 20 people were injured in the collision, instead of 17. The mistake was introduced in the editing process. ...

  2. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the news brief item headlined 'Woman jumps to her death' on City 4 yesterday, the woman in fact survived the fall from the top of a building in Kowloon City and was in serious condition yesterday. We apologise for the error. ...

  3. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Major projects can counter flooding in Asian cities, experts say

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Chiang Mai Major projects can stem city floods, experts say Asia's flood-prone cities should fund major drainage, water recycling and waste reduction projects to stem deluges and secure clean supply for rising populations, experts said yesterday at a water security forum. Rapid urbanisation has heaped pressure on water resources and drainage systems ...

  4. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Girl born amid rubble in 2008 dies in Yaan

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 11:05am by Chris Luo

    ... amid aftershocks. Meanwhile, a 78-year-old man was pulled alive from rubble on Wednesday afternoon in Baoxing county, the municipal government said yesterday. The man, who is in a stable ...

  5. News - China - DISASTER

    Dig for bodies of 83 dead in Tibetan mine landslide

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 01:50pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... a massive landslide wiped out a camp of 83 mine workers on Friday, state media reported. There were no survivors. Rescuers pulled the bodies out of debris yesterday evening - 36 hours after ... by noon yesterday. The Tibet autonomous region government said at a press conference yesterday that the identities of all the missing, including two women, had been confirmed. Two were Tibetans ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRAGEDY IN EGYPT

    Relatives of Hong Kong balloon victims gather at crash site in Egypt

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... at balloon crash site Relatives of the nine Hong Kong tourists who died in last week's hot-air balloon explosion made a tearful pilgrimage to the site of the disaster in Egypt yesterday ... identified, they would be transported home "as soon as possible". DNA samples of the three unidentified victims were flown back to Hong Kong yesterday. The test results are expected within ...

  7. News - China - DISASTERS

    Landslide claims lives of 46 villagers in disaster-prone region of Yunnan

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in a landslide in Yunnan province ended yesterday when their bodies were pulled from the mud, taking the final death toll to 46 - many of them children. Authorities in the southwestern region said the last three bodies were recovered yesterday morning after a night of frantic efforts by more than 1,000 rescue workers to locate the final missing residents in the remote village of Gaopo. ...

  8. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Military sent in to aid Australia's flooding victims

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Military aid sent in as thousands flee floods Australia ramped up its military response yesterday to floods that have killed four people and displaced or isolated tens of thousands in the northeast of the country. Storms triggered by tropical cyclone Oswald have claimed four lives - the most recent a three-year-old boy killed by a falling tree ...

  9. News - World

    Explosion triggers fire at Venezuelan oil refinery, killing dozens

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Venezuela refinery inferno Dense smoke rises from a fire at Venezuela's biggest oil refinery, on the Paraguana Peninsula, where a gas leak yesterday caused an explosion that killed at least 24 and injured more than 80 others in the deadliest disaster in memory for the country's key oil industry. Photo: Reuters ...

  10. News - World - AVIATION

    Continental Airlines cleared of crime in Concorde disaster

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Versailles Appeal court overturns involuntary homicide conviction over supersonic jet disaster in 2000 Airline cleared of Concorde crime A French court on yesterday ... the runway at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport. The conviction and an associated €200,000 (HK$2 million) fine were overturned on appeal yesterday, as was the conviction for criminal negligence ...




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