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  1. Anti-Qing rebels' secret hideout in Yuen Long declared a monument

    Posted Jun 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com An anti-Qing operational base run by an organisation that later formed the Kuomintang is set to become a statutory monument. The Development Bureau said yesterday it had decided to declare the fortified structure at 55 Ha Pak Nai, Yuen Long, as a monument under the Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance. The declaration of the building as a monument, ...

  2. Four men with handgun arrested in Yuen Long

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police arrested four men, including two visitors from the mainland, and seized a handgun and seven rounds of ammunition in Yuen Long yesterday. Plainclothes officers approached ... into action,' one male witness said. The two local men and two mainlanders, aged between 24 and 42, were then handcuffed, hooded and dragged into an alley off On Ning Road and driven to Yuen Long police ...

  3. Five vehicles torched in attacks

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Four cars and a taxi were damaged in a series of arson attacks before dawn yesterday. The first fire started in a car parked opposite Sha Tin racecourse at 4.05am. Police said the car's windows had been smashed before the blaze. A taxi later caught fire outside Fanling East Rail station. The third vehicle went up in flames near Yuen Long West Rail station and two cars ...

  4. Village two arrested over dumping clash

    Posted Oct 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Two residents of Ho Sheung Heung village in Sheung Shui fighting illegal dumping on their farmland were arrested after a clash on Thursday with two other villagers. They were released on HK$500 bail and are required to report back to police ...

  5. War appeal

    Posted Sep 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of it. Have they no shame? KEN THORLEY, Yuen Long ...

  6. Children need love, not war

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... what is a very serious problem. Cheung Lok-wing, Yuen Long Merchants Association Secondary School From the Editor Thanks for your letter, Lok-wing. In times of war, people do desperate things. Things we, who are very lucky to be living where we are, find hard to understand. The war in the Congo was particularly savage with unspeakable acts of cruelty on the civilian population. Long ...

  7. Village demolition protesters arrested

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Mun Hospital. Last night, the four were being held for questioning. The village is being cleared for the construction of the Deep Bay Link, a 5.4km-long six-lane road that will link the Hong Kong-Shenzhen Western Corridor to the existing Yuen Long Highway. ...

  8. letters

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to stop this suffering. Katherine Yuen Gearing up for exam When I was a Form Six student, I took part in various extra-curricular activities and enjoyed chatting and playing with my friends. I thought the A-levels were a long way off and having a good time was the most important thing. But now that I am in Form Seven, I have realised that I have to pay more attention to my studies. ...

  9. 2011 in our own words

    Posted Dec 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of its coloured bar Yearly total*: 40,800 Stanley Ho Casino magnate sues several of his children, two wives and long-time banker over control of company shares. He drops lawsuit three days later ... after the self-immolation of street vendor Mohamed Bouazizi, and lead to the ousting of long-time President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali in January 173,918 Egypt Mass demonstrations erupt in January, ...

  10. Rules for the rich and another set for the public

    Posted Aug 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... nation-building. PAUL SERFATY, Mid-Levels Prevent world conflict So Jessica Yuen accuses me of being in favour of a third world war ('Don't risk world war', July 30). What outrageous nonsense. Perhaps her mind is so closed when it comes to the US that she fails to read anything in a positive light. World war? Quite the opposite- where would the threat come from, Ms Yuen, if we ...



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