Detectives are investigating whether a traffic policeman who killed a triad thug in the midst of a brutal chopping attack on a busy Kowloon street did so because he feared the gangster was going to kill his victim, such was the ferocity of his assault.Sunday, 13 May, 2012, 12:00am
Detectives are investigating whether a traffic policeman who killed a triad thug in the midst of a brutal chopping attack on a busy Kowloon street did so because he feared the gangster was going to kill his victim, such was the ferocity of his assault.13 May 2012 - 12:00am
The law has finally caught up with Leo Gao Hui, one of New Zealand's two 'accidental millionaires', who has been on the run from authorities for 21/2 years.1 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
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Deaths, burned embassies, mass boycotts and worldwide anger: derogatory cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed have sparked an unprecedented reaction.
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The new-look police uniform set to replace the century-old summer green uniform is being designed by fashion chain G2000, it has emerged.
The handing over of the finished product, due this week, has been delayed by last-minute design tweaks requested by the police.2 Dec 2001 - 12:00am
The ICAC has arrested six Kowloon street cleaners suspected of being part of a work-dodging racket that allowed them to play cards and sleep while they were supposed to be on duty.18 Feb 2000 - 12:00am
On a family successor to his throne: I have my two daughters to help me in Shun Tak and they like the job. But when it comes to gambling, I can't force them. They don't seem to like operating casinos. My son only just graduated, I cannot say: 'Lawrence you must take over from me.' I can't do that. It's going to be difficult.4 Feb 2000 - 12:00am
The population has grown 2.3 per cent in a year to reach 6.84 million.
That is a rise of 155,800 people compared with the figure in the middle of last year.
There were 52,100 births and 32,300 deaths between mid-1998 and mid-1999, accounting for 13 per cent of the population growth.21 Aug 1999 - 12:00am
Ombudsman Alice Tai Yuen-ying yesterday launched an investigation into her husband's government department, but insists she will not be doing him any favours.8 Jul 1999 - 12:00am