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Hong Kong Films

One-legged fraudster must repay HK$2m

A fraudster must repay more than HK$2 million to an elderly victim he tricked and robbed by impersonating 46 different people, the High Court ruled yesterday.

Tuesday, 24 July, 2012, 12:00am

Another chapter in the 'misunderstood' C.Y. story

Another week, another attempt at the soft-sell. After three rounds of mayhem-inducing community visits, the heavyweights in Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's team descended on the Book Fair yesterday to regale audiences with lively anecdotes about their 'misunderstood' boss while the undersecretary for home affairs told children's stories.

23 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Statutory paternity leave could be in place by 2013

Statutory paternity leave of three to five days could be introduced in Hong Kong next year, the labour minister said yesterday.

23 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

A thousand deaths

Anna May Wong: From Laundryman's Daughter to Hollywood Legend by Graham Russell Gao Hodges Hong Kong University Press

22 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

'Secret' Beijing trip blamed on mix-up

Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor yesterday blamed 'internal communications problems' for the administration's failure to publicise Education Secretary Eddie Ng Hak-kim's trip to Beijing this week.

21 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Brothers of War

All Theatre Art Association's multimedia production exploring the meaning of peace and friendship combines Hoi Chiu's (left) creation of on the spot epic scenes through his original sand paintings with drama, traditional storytelling, Chinese music, martial arts and dance. In Cantonese with English surtitles.

20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

No regrets but I feel heat, says minister

Food and Health Secretary Dr Ko Wing-man (pictured) said he was shocked by former development chief Mak Chai-kwong's alleged abuse of a civil service rent subsidy in the 1980s and Mak's subsequent resignation.

19 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

First guide dog in years hits streets with master

Hong Kong's first guide dog in more than 30 years - a Labrador retriever named Google - graduated from training yesterday even as rival guide-dog groups continued to war over who his rightful owner is.

19 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Public Eye

Leung conjures up HK$7b magic trick after ducking questions

18 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Cheng feels wrath of Kelly & Co

Twelve months ago, the signature charge of Kim Kelly's second season as chief steward was the 'reasonable and permissible measures' rule, with a record five running and handling incidents, with careless riding sharply down.

18 Jul 2012 - 12:00am