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Ngau Chi Wan

Mainland man held for killing wife

A mainland man was arrested on suspicion of murdering his Hong Kong wife after an argument yesterday. It was the fifth wife-killing this year.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

Contemporary Dance Showcase - Asian-Male Episode 3

E-Side Dance Company presents performances by dancer-choreographers Ryu Suck-hun, Bae Joon-yong, Liu Bin (left), Mamoru Sakata, Minoru Harata and Bruce Wong Chun-bong. Jul 13-14, 8pm, Jul 14, 4pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$110 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2372 9351

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Briefs

Man, 33, dies after fall on Choi Hung Estate

A 33-year-old man was found dead in Wong Tai Sin yesterday after falling from Pik Hoi House on the Choi Hung Estate. Police found no suicide note and said they believed the death was not suspicious.

Three minibuses found with sugar in fuel tanks

8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

In the shoes of the poor

Until recently, a group of local students turned a blind eye to scavengers rummaging through litter bins for recyclables. Then earlier this month they lived the life of underdogs for a day and came to understand the hardships scavengers face.

30 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Man jumps to his death after killing wife

A six-year-old boy was left an orphan yesterday after his mother was killed in a love hotel and his father jumped to his death in an apparent murder-suicide.

Police said initial investigations showed Wong Ching-yiu, 30, committed suicide on the Choi Hung Estate after killing his 26-year-old wife, Chan Heung-chiu, in a Sham Shui Po hotel.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Old quarry now green oasis for estate residents

A HK$70 million green park has been created out of barren rocks in a former quarry in East Kowloon. It will lower temperatures by up to five degrees Celsius in summer.

26 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Onionoise

Austrian music group Vegetable Orchestra make music using instruments made from fresh vegetables. Dec 30, 8pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, HK$160, HK$220; Dec 31, 8pm, Tai Po Civic Centre, 12 On Pong Rd, Tai Po, HK$140, HK$180; and Jan 1, 8pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, HK$140-HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323

30 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Converging Beams

Jacky Yu Yan-wah choreographs E-Side Dance Company's (left) light-themed dance theatre presentation. Oct 21-22, 8pm, also Oct 22, 4pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$100 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2372 9351

21 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

An E-Side story

Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, a nondescript block on the fringe of a cluster of public housing estates in Choi Hung, may be a little off the local cultural map but that is exactly why choreographer/dancer Jacky Yu Yan-wah thinks the far-flung venue is perfect to promote contemporary dance. 'I want to bring the genre to people living on Kowloon side and in the New Territories,' he says.

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Squash players still best in Asia

Members of Hong Kong Junior Women's squash team have just returned home in triumph from the World Junior Women's Team Championships in Boston.

3 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

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