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Carnarvon Road, Hong Kong

Normand French Restaurant

Just a stone's throw from the Carnarvon Road exit of the Tsim Sha Tsui MTR, this place will make you feel like you're in France. Well, almost.

Friday, 13 July, 2001, 12:00am

Businessman hurt in $37,000 robbery

A 36-year-old money-exchange owner was attacked by four men armed with water pipes and robbed of a bag containing $37,000 in Carnarvon Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, after he had withdrawn money from a bank yesterday. The victim was treated at Queen Elizabeth Hospital for head and hand injuries.

10 Jun 2001 - 12:00am

Watch shop damaged by fire

A watch shop in Carnarvon Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, was severely damaged in a fire last night. No one was hurt but 50 people were evacuated. Firemen used four jets and put the fire out after 35 minutes.

20 Dec 2000 - 12:00am

Crowd jewels

Police investigate the discovery of trays of gold-plated jewellery at the busy corner of Humphreys Avenue and Carnarvon Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, yesterday afternoon. They are seeking the owner of the 92 pieces after no shops in the area reported a theft.

16 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Police do respond to complaints

I refer to the letter headlined, 'No fun for nearby residents' (South China Morning Post, February 19) about noise complaints against a bar and disco located on Carnarvon Road in Tsim Sha Tsui.

1 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

New World wins backing for TST tower

New World Development has secured an approval to build a 61-storey serviced apartment-office-retail tower in Tsim Sha Tsui.

The project would become one of the tallest buildings in Kowloon.

Although the restrictions on building height was lifted as Kai Tak airport closed, large sites for skyscraper development in Tsim Sha Tsui are scarce, according to analysts.

4 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

Chop attack on club-goers

Anti-triad officers are investigating the chopping of four men by masked assailants following a party in a Tsim Sha Tsui nightclub.

The attack began shortly before 5am yesterday in Carnarvon Road when three of the four got into a taxi.

A 31-year-old man who did not get into the vehicle suffered chop wounds to his right leg and hip.

6 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Court role

Actress Guo Jin appeared at North Kowloon Court and denied careless driving and failing to stop after an accident. She is accused of knocking down two women at the junction of Cameron and Carnarvon roads, Tsim Sha Tsui. The case was adjourned to October 22.

16 Oct 1999 - 12:00am

Gem theft

A jewellery shop employee, 33, was robbed of his briefcase containing $1 million worth of diamonds in an attack by four to five men just after he entered Tsim Sha Tsui MTR station in Carnarvon Road. The man was attacked by the unarmed group, but no one was hurt.

22 Sep 1999 - 12:00am

Officer hurt

A policeman was knocked down at the junction of Carnarvon Road and Kimberley Road in Tsim Sha Tsui when he went to question two men and a woman in a car. They were later arrested and 121 grams of cannabis seized. The officer was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

16 Sep 1999 - 12:00am

Guides' stirring effort

Girl Guides used tins to build a giant three-dimensional picture featuring the 'Hong Kong - Our Home' logo at Kowloon Park in Tsim Sha Tsui.

The logo, measuring just over 6 x 6 metres, was set up in the park's Piazza at a Creativity Carnival organised by the Hong Kong Girl Guides Association, Campbell's Soup Asia and supported by Yau Tsim Mong District Office.

7 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

HK drivers the problem

I refer to the letter from C. Y. Tung, for the Commissioner for Transport headlined, 'Safe crossing' (South China Morning Post, November 18).

27 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Property owners face lawsuits after rejecting payouts

Nine small property owners face lawsuits after rejecting offers by the Land Development Corporation (LDC) under a massive redevelopment scheme in Tsim Sha Tsui.

A spokesman for the corporation said yesterday the owners could be forced to sell their properties under the Lands Resumption Ordinance as a September deadline had passed.

2 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Pedestrians at risk on corners

There are two areas in Tsim Sha Tsui which are urgently in need of traffic lights.

I am referring to the corner of Mody Road and Nathan Road and the corner of Carnarvon Road and Nathan Road.

The absence of traffic lights is putting pedestrians at risk.

This is a busy area, with a lot of traffic and people moving around. It is congested all the time.

17 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Currency theft

Local and mainland currency totalling $265,530 was stolen from an eighth-floor office in Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui.

31 Jul 1998 - 12:00am