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Commissioner will give children a voice

Every day, thousands of children in Hong Kong wake up to a day with more challenges than we can expect them to bear. Although Hong Kong is a relatively wealthy society, too many children fall outside the safety net.

Monday, 10 September, 2012, 2:04am

Hong Kong news digest, August 16

'Attacked' inmate's family sue over custody death

16 Aug 2012 - 9:32am

Closer watch on watchers needed

The ability of law enforcers to snoop on suspects is an important weapon against crime. The fact that there have been more than 1,800 arrests since the enactment of a covert surveillance law in 2006 shows it has been an effective tool. But such power must be exercised with utmost care to avoid infringing people's privacy.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Prodigy sues police chief for prejudice

A 12-year-old prodigy is suing the police for discriminating against his Indian race after he was arrested for assaulting a woman when, according to him, he was the one being beaten.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Legal action 'may halt Cheung Chau ferries'

A legal challenge aimed at narrowing the gap between holiday and regular day fares on Cheung Chau ferries could halt all services between the island and Central, the Court of First Instance heard yesterday.

27 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Complaints to privacy watchdog on the rise

Complaints to the privacy watchdog rose by almost a fifth in the first half of the year. It attributed the increase to growing awareness stemming from last year's Octopus Cards scandal.

18 Aug 2011 - 12:00am