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Life in the fast lane: Leisure guru Ken Chu on why time is youth

On paper, Dr Ken Chu comes across as having an almost superhuman ability to control time.

Friday, 9 November, 2012, 12:31pm

Couple charged with theft of jewellery and cash worth HK$3m

A man standing trial for the theft of HK$3 million worth of jewellery and cash from offices in industrial buildings lived in luxury in the Mid-Levels, yet he and his girlfriend had not filed tax returns in the past seven years, a court heard yesterday.

29 Aug 2012 - 3:14am

New post 'won't shift blame' for police action

Appointing a first party secretary to Shifang in Sichuan may not help the city address residents' discontent over its handling of plans - now scrapped - to build a heavy-metal processing plant, analysts said.

7 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Ex-official admits he sold top jobs

A former top official in the People's Congress of Maoming has pleaded guilty to selling government contracts and scores of official positions for nearly 18 million yuan (HK$22.1 million) in bribes.

17 May 2012 - 12:00am

Surveyor accused in building's collapse

A building surveyor who checked a To Kwa Wan tenement building two months before it collapsed in 2010 was cross-examined yesterday over whether he had followed government inspection guidelines properly.

16 May 2012 - 12:00am

Trial over deadly building collapse

A repairman hired to tear down structures in an ageing To Kwa Wan tenement block did not use any stabilising structures on the day of its deadly collapse, although he had proposed buying such items, a court heard yesterday.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am