A doctor has urged people not to drop their guard against flu over Easter despite the recent warm weather.
Lo Wing-lok pointed to weather forecasts that temperatures will drop over the weekend.Saturday, 22 March, 2008, 12:00am
Anson Chan Fang On-sang has maintained ties to a luxury goods group despite quitting as a director before she was elected as a legislator last year because of its links to the tobacco industry.24 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
As a former member of the radical League of Social Democrats and an admirer of activist and lawmaker 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, Lo Wing-lok's politics often get him a fair amount of abuse on the streets.3 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
The chairman of the Equal Opportunities Commission, Raymond Tang Yee-bong, has been accused by his members of wanting to spend too much money on a one-day seminar on disability discrimination.25 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
The League of Social Democrats yesterday condemned the party's former vice-chairman Lo Wing-lok for 'damaging the league's image and reputation', after he stepped down in a move that exposed an internal rift.30 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
A sixth candidate is expected to declare today his intention to join the Legislative Council by-election in December.
Chiang Chi-wai, chairman of the Lok Ma Chau-Hong Kong Freight Association, said he had the support of the cross-border transport sector and would decide today whether to join the contest.25 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
Anson Chan Fang On-sang officially became the pan-democrats' candidate in the December 2 Legislative Council by-election yesterday, with a resounding win over rival Lo Wing-Lok.
But the former chief secretary failed to gain majority support in a survey of voters in the electorate, a sign that securing the Legco seat may not be as easy.1 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
More than a third of pan-democratic groups backed grass-roots radical Lo Wing-lok to stand in December's Legislative Council by-election.
Dr Lo said the outcome had sounded alarm bells for the allies to reflect on their inadequacies in fighting for less privileged voters' interests in the past.1 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
Dealing with hostile hecklers is all part of the game for a seasoned politician, but Anson Chan Fang On-sang, making her debut on the hustings yesterday, encountered a slightly different challenge from the crowd.
It turned out that a middle-aged man who had been interrupting proceedings with periodic loud shouts was one of her supporters.25 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Even before Anson Chan Fang On-sang spoke a word last night, she was assured of representing the pro-democracy camp in the upcoming Legislative Council by-election for Hong Kong Island. As straightforward as the process may seem, her debate with challenger Lo Wing-lok was a baptism of fire into the world of politics.25 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Legco by-election candidate Anson Chan Fang On-sang said yesterday she would not simply copy her election platform directly from the pan-democrats.
Her comments came as the pan-democrats finalised details of a debate among the camp's candidates for the Legislative Council by-election on Hong Kong Island on December 2.17 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Former No 2 set to run for Legco
Anson Chan Fang On-sang will declare her intention today to run in the Hong Kong Island by-election a week after saying she was not interested.11 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
An infectious diseases specialist and the WWF Mai Po bird reserve manager slammed the government yesterday for ending the bird flu-prompted closure of Mong Kok's Bird Garden three days short of the internationally recognised quarantine period.6 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Fish and meat left to rot in the Hau Tak market in Tseung Kwan O since it was ravaged by fire more than three weeks ago could pose a health hazard if it is not cleaned up soon, a health expert has warned.
Lo Wing-lok, vice-chairman of the League of Social Democrats, said he feared that conditions in the partly opened market could lead to rat infestation and disease.20 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
Advice from a panel of flu experts suggesting that controls over birds bred in captivity be tightened has been ignored by the government, a committee member said yesterday.6 May 2015 - 4:35pm