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Thursday, 22 December, 2011, 12:00am

Elderly woman dies after being hit by truck

A 77-year-old woman died after being knocked down by a truck in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday. She was crossing Hankow Road near the junction with Haiphong Road when the accident happened at about 10.30am. She was trapped under the vehicle and had to be freed by firemen. She was taken unconscious to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, where she was declared dead shortly after 11am.

19 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Costume drama

Lifestyle cover: swimsuit (HK$9,400) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central. Shoes (HK$10,850) from Versace, Pacific Place, Admiralty.

That page: swimsuit (HK$3,350) from Celine, The Landmark. Belt (HK$18,760) from Escada, IFC Mall, Central. Shoes (HK$6,690) from Jimmy Choo, The Landmark.

5 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Swing sister

Golf greens have been the site of many fashion faux pas but that looks set to change. Adidas by Stella McCartney is launching a line of clothing, accessories and footwear sure to ensure a stylish look as you work on your swing. Look for sophisticated pieces in 100 per cent cotton, such as the trench-coat-inspired cropped jacket in either khaki (HK$2,000) or white (HK$1,800).

24 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Two hold up jewel shop

Two men in surgical masks carrying a pistol-like object and a crowbar rushed into the Ise Jewellery shop in The Peninsula Shopping Arcade in Tsim Sha Tsui at 6.30pm yesterday.

The robbers pointed the weapons at staff and declared a robbery.

19 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

James Bond's old watering hole, Bottoms Up, goes on the market

Bottoms Up, the bar which - in its original, Tsim Sha Tsui cellar location - rose to fame after appearing in the James Bond film The Man With The Golden Gun, is up for sale.

Manager Vitus Cheung said the bar's shareholders believed that after 36 years of service, Bottoms Up, now a first-floor watering hole in Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, could be the oldest in Hong Kong.

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

NZ Sevens side signs in with the fans

Have you caught rugby fever yet? The Sevens are just over a week away, but you can get an early start on the madness on Monday. The ever-popular New Zealand side will be in town to prepare for the tournament, but have squeezed in some time to meet fans.

22 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Fashionably fit

Stella McCartney and adidas continue to push the athletic fashion envelope with their fifth collaborative effort. The spring/summer 2007 adidas by Stella McCartney collection introduces an additional line to their portfolio: Gym Yoga.

4 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Get sporty

Following the emphasis on sportswear this spring, adidas has added a high fashion touch to its new line of women's athletics wear, Adilibria. The line covers five exercise categories - running, gym, yoga, tennis and swimming - and features new technology to create light, breathable and flexible fabrics.

11 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Yoga guru's new move

The man who gave the world 'sweaty' yoga is to visit Hong Kong next week. Bikram Choudhury (below), self-professed inventor of Bikram yoga - he practised in rooms kept at 40.5 degrees Celsius - and the man who trademarked a bunch of yogi moves much to the dismay of other yoga teachers, will be in town on Monday to look over his new club on the fourth floor of 17 Hankow Road, Tsim Sha Tsui.

15 Dec 2006 - 12:00am