Helen Yu

Liu's mum hopes hurdler will find love

Liu Xiang told his mother he would return to the sport he loves after undergoing surgery on his ruptured achilles tendon - but she is more interested in him finding a girlfriend.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:27pm

'We've been travelling home from midnight till dawn'

Some Hongkongers get annoyed waiting more than a couple of minutes for a train. So imagine having to wait all night.

That was the scene overnight Monday for hundreds of commuters - including this reporter - trying to get home from Kowloon Tong Station in the middle of a storm that was upgraded to a severe typhoon.

25 Jul 2012 - 12:00am


Gifted students don't need any more protection

A Polytechnic University professor has made the curious suggestion of passing a law to safeguard the educational rights of exceptionally talented youngsters ('Law for talented children urged', August 25).

31 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Inquiry hopes to clear up Fairview home-owners' row

AN urgent inquiry has been launched by the Government after it was revealed planning wrangles could prevent 3,000 home-owners in the Fairview Park development in Yuen Long from selling their houses.

'We want to be thorough and at the same time quick in our investigation,' Buildings Department director Helen Yu Lai Ching-ping said yesterday.

15 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

Yu's home under siege

ANGRY roof dwellers yelled protests at the home of Buildings Department director Helen Yu Lai Ching-pin last night.

About 50 protesters, who have been homeless since their rooftop homes at Tsuen Wan were demolished in December, turned their ire on Mrs Yu's Crescent Garden apartment in Ho Man Tin Road.

22 Jan 1995 - 12:00am