Street performance is as much a part of culture as what goes on in an art gallery or a concert hall. To many in Hong Kong, though, it is less associated with art and entertainment than with begging.Sunday, 15 July, 2012, 12:00am
Two suspected drug traffickers who reversed their car into a police sergeant and rammed a minibus and a taxi in Mong Kok before running away are being hunted - and officers know who they are looking for.
The pair, a man and a woman in their 30s, left their personal belongings, including their identity cards, in the car.12 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Mong Kok's bustling pedestrian zone has long been a magnet for street performers and despite the rain on Friday night, one lively troupe turned up for their daily fix.17 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Street salespeople are being penalised as hawkers by officials using new rules to crack down on the use of pull-up display stands in public areas.28 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
About 100 police yesterday escorted a suspected arsonist to four sites where fires were started in a 35-minute pre-dawn spree last week.
Hooded and chained, the 32-year-old man was taken to the sites - three of them less than 100 metres from the Mong Kok police station - to reconstruct the alleged arsons.14 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Officers injured by drunk
Two police were treated for minor injuries at Kwong Wah Hospital after being punched by a drunken man in Mong Kok. The officers were attacked after they saw the 25-year-old man lying on the footpath in Sai Yeung Choi Street South and approached him at about 2.30am.29 May 2010 - 12:00am
The search for the family of a seven-year-old boy abandoned in Mong Kok continued yesterday as authorities tried to determine if he was from the mainland.
A passer-by called police after finding the boy (pictured) lying outside 78 Sai Yeung Choi Street South in Mong Kok, a pedestrian-only area, at about 7.40pm on Friday.17 May 2010 - 12:00am
Some mornings I feel the urge to find a stylish and unique printed T-shirt. Are there any places where I can find such a thing? I know it's going to be intolerably hot in the coming weeks but I was wondering, is there a place that sells similarly printed hoodies?25 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Police are assessing the possibility of a repeat of Saturday's acid attack, looking at every pedestrian zone in the city as they review whether to step up patrols, a senior officer says.15 Dec 2009 - 12:00am