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Paper talk, June 15, 2013

Sunday, Apple Daily

Parents say school is selfish for not sharing sports ground

Saturday, 15 June, 2013, 1:53am

Device can cut minibus speed

The government is responsible for approving, monitoring and ensuring that the laws concerning public transport are not only obeyed but, even more importantly, rigorously enforced.

2 Jun 2013 - 3:59am

City Digest, March 4, 2013

Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah yesterday defended the budget plan he announced last week, branding some of the criticisms as "dangerous". Tsang said those who opposed short-term relief measures were not taking into account macro-economic considerations.

4 Mar 2013 - 5:08am

CLSA nails custard to the wall for tongue-in-cheek report

Whither the slither? This and other compelling questions for investors in the Year of the Snake are raised and answered in CLSA's 19th Fung Shui Index.

7 Feb 2013 - 5:16am 1 comment

Minibus driver arrested after death of pedestrian

A minibus driver has been arrested after his vehicle knocked down a pedestrian, who later died, in the early hours of Friday morning.

The minibus hit the 47-year-old man at the junction of Nathan Road and Argyle Street, in Mong Kok, at around 4.54am, police said.

12 Oct 2012 - 12:43pm

Passenger killed as minibus slams into police car

A passenger was killed and eight others injured when the minibus in which they were travelling hit a police car parked along a Tai Po expressway early yesterday.

4 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

A dim view

If ever I need to sue my landlord, divorce my wife or seek damages for personal injury, rest assured that I will not be asking Jal N. Karbhari & Company, Solicitors & Notaries, to act as my lawyers.

This is not because they are bad. For all I know they could be rather good at their trade.

25 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Safety, not money, matters

You will almost certainly have heard about the traffic accident involving an overcrowded kindergarten bus in Gansu province in November.

Twenty-one people died - 19 of them children - and 43others were hurt when a nine-seater bus carrying 62children collided with a coal truck in thick fog.

27 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Buy school buses to stop the carnage

One of the biggest armies of commuters in China consists of pupils of county and township schools, as a result of official policy of closing and merging village schools. Since this has been going on for nearly 10 years, you would not expect safe transport to be an issue that tarnishes the nation's image.

16 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Scandal of unsafe school buses

On the surface, Monday's deadly school bus accident in Feng county, Jiangsu, was different from recent high-profile tragedies involving overloaded and unlicensed buses.

14 Dec 2011 - 12:00am