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Stigma of epilepsy makes sufferers hide condition

Former Scottish rugby international Tom Smith (in orange) speaks openly about his epilepsy. Photo: AFP

I have taught several students who were epileptic. Interestingly, no parent has notified me about how they would like their child to be cared for should they have a seizure in class.

Sunday, 23 December, 2012, 11:50am

Lin injury puts fakers out of action, too, says customs

Customs officers at Hong Kong airport had only discovered one consignment of fake Jeremy Lin basketball jerseys by the time news broke this week that the Asian-American basketball sensation was injured. That's despite the availability of the unauthorised tops in the city's markets.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Police investigate foreign tourist's hotel rape claim

22 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Porn software menace grows

SEIZURES of pornographic software have rocketed and indicate a growing menace in the territory, Customs officers said yesterday.

Customs officials confiscated more than 30,000 pornographic discs in January alone, compared with 9,100 discs in the whole of 1995.

10 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

More fake CDs

SEIZURES of pirated compact discs jumped tenfold in the first two months of this year compared with the same period in 1993. More than 12,700 CDs were confiscated in January and February.

1 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

False labels discovered

CUSTOMS officers have smashed a suspected illegal textile shipment operation being masterminded in Hong Kong following the seizures of $1.5 million worth of women's shorts bearing false labels of origin.

29 Jan 1994 - 12:00am