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  1. Independent review ordered after slaying of mother and twins

    Posted Apr 15th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Elaine Wu

    ... officials said. Detectives from Yuen Long district crime squad have been unable to interview Kam's husband, Lee Pak-sum, 44, who was still in a coma in Tuen Mun Hospital yesterday. The jobless ...

  2. Man freed from jail finds friend slain, wife chopped

    Posted May 15th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... was suspected to have been dead for about two days [from a blow with] a blunt object to his head,' said Superintendent Kenneth Reed, assistant district commander (crime), Yuen Long. He said ... Clifford Lo A man released from jail yesterday returned home to find his wife injured and a male friend murdered at his Yuen Long apartment. Last night, his 33-year-old wife was under ...

  3. Panel wants 'healthy' families to help those in trouble

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... the organisation of the 377 registered social workers in Yuen Long because they were spread too thin to have prevented the tragedy. The department also needed to do more planning in its family services in Tin Shui Wai and other new residential districts. The peer mentorship programme was one of the recommendations the panel suggested as a way to improve such services. Awareness of increasing ...

  4. Family of four die in 'murder-suicide'

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... Chi-cheung said the four had been dead for about 24 hours. Police suspect that Chan Yuen-kuen, 42, cooked a last lunch mixed with sleeping pills for his wife, Tang Yuen-ling, 40, and daughters, ... Kowloon Motor Bus two months ago after 12 years of service. He had obtained $100,000 from KMB for long service and police believe he used some of the money to pay his debts. Chief Inspector Tong ...

  5. Scientist guilty of $860,000 rent scam

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of cheating the institution out of more than $860,000 in rent allowance. Edith Lau Ming-chu, a senior lecturer at the community and family medicine department and a long-time researcher ... that neither she nor any family members owned the property in question. District Court Judge Peter Line handed down a sentence of six months' jail but suspended it for two years because ...

  6. Bands on the run

    Posted Jul 20th 2005, 12:00am by Lee Li, Sherry Lee

    ... at Sha Tin, an early morning chorus in Tuen Mun's Butterfly Beach, or Sunday concerts in parks from Yuen Long to Kwun Tong, the groups have become vital forms of assembly that nurture ... as a natural extension of the city's ageing population, an outlet for the growing number of elderly with time on their hands. Some district councillors, however, attribute it to the influence ...

  7. Triumph of truth

    Posted Jun 09th 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... in Yuen Long, for malicious prosecution, which resulted in her spending 19 days in jail for a crime she never committed and for the humiliation and helplessness she suffered. Cheung and her husband, Johnny Wong Chi-keung- a former district councillor in Tai Po- terminated Ms Godagan's contract and Cheung falsely accused her of stealing a pair of green sandals worth $600. Ms ...

  8. Long wait for western-style wedding belles

    Posted Sep 20th 2004, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... in both western and Chinese wedding dresses,' Mr Lai said. The couple said the secret to their long-lasting relationship was patience. 'Calm down and avoid direct confrontation. Talk ... Wong Tai Sin District Elderly Community Centre. ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted Jan 09th 2005, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... songs. Sat, 8pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, Jan 16, 8pm, Auditorium, Yuen Long Theatre, $80-$150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321 Jazz Up: Dianne Reeves The Grammy award-winning singer draws on influences ... Edited by Liana Cafolla Exhibitions Salon des Refuses An exhibition of the architectural designs submitted but not chosen by the government for the West Kowloon Cultural District. Open ...

  10. The awards list

    Posted Jul 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... GBS, JP, for his life-long, significant and unparalleled contribution to the well-being of Hong Kong, in particular the promotion of rural affairs and district administration in the New ... in the district. He has a long and illustrious record of public service. CHIANG Chen, for his valuable and outstanding contribution to industrial development in Hong Kong. Dr Chiang is an accomplished ...




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