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  • Jul 28, 2014
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Binge Drinking

Crackdown on public drinking won't deter binge drinkers

The path taken by the government and other public institutions to control drinking-related accidents and crime takes the form of stone-walling the consumer's choice: drinking in public.

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 2:50am

Teen drinkers to be targeted at Hong Kong Sevens

Hong Kong Sevens organisers are once again working with a leading youth charity to combat teenage binge drinking at the event, after the success of last year's initial project.

The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union and the Kely Support Group will stress the dangers of excessive alcohol consumption to young fans at the tournament, which starts on Friday at the Hong Kong Stadium.

17 Mar 2013 - 5:39am

Well-being is a state of the heart

Love can bring out the best and worst in people, and a growing body of research is finding that love can also play a critical role in the health of couples.

14 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

'Let's get tough' on teenage alcohol abuse

The government is being urged to take a tougher stance on a growing youth drinking problem by reinstating a wine duty or imposing age restrictions.

31 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Britain's battle with the bottle

Here's a question: if the eskimos have many words for 'snow', so much is their world dominated by the white stuff, how many phrases would the British have for getting drunk on the 'hard stuff'?

9 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

UK: 'Racism, lager louts, wild girls'

Mainland students travelling to British universities leave home with their heads full of Jane Austen, garden parties and polite gentlemen, only to have their dreams shattered by drunk lager louts and 'wild girls in short skirts', according to a new study.

30 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Driven to drink

South Korea must be a drinkers' paradise. It is an essential part of the work culture. At the end of the day, colleagues frequently go out for dinner together, which is usually accompanied, or followed, by a drinking binge.

7 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

The facts

Your report on the health of the police (Sunday Post, May 31) contains some factual errors in relation to alcohol consumption by officers.

7 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

Fatal binge

A 47-YEAR-OLD man, Wong Fuk-cheung, was found dead in the corridor of his third-floor flat at 896 Canton Road after an apparent drinking binge.

21 Dec 1995 - 12:00am