Sharla Cheung

Officer's fatal bridge fall is a riddle

Police officers said yesterday they had no idea exactly when or why station sergeant Lau Chi-kin had climbed onto a footbridge roof from which he fell to his death last year.

Tuesday, 12 June, 2012, 12:00am

Ex-news chief admits error in trusting source

A former news chief at Asia Television admitted yesterday that he wrongly trusted a source and allowed the airing of an erroneous report on the death of former president Jiang Zemin.

20 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Ray of sunshine for cancer patients

All the way with Ray gala dinner

Where: The Convention and Exhibition Centre

When: May 8

21 May 2010 - 12:00am

The Luckiest Man

Nat Chan, Yuen Qiu, Pinky Cheung, Monica Chan, Bosco Wong

Director: Lam Tze-chung

If there's a lesson to be learned from this feeble mahjong farce it's that comedians, even good ones, don't necessarily have an understanding of what makes something funny.

23 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Late businessman's brother sues couple

The brother of late businessman Cheung Shu-hung, who hanged himself in August last year, is launching a lawsuit against a couple over a flat in The Belcher's. Cheung Shu-chuen is suing Gui Wandan and Liang Jia-cheng, who live in the flat owned by Cheung Shu-hung.

1 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Robert Chow claims victory despite losing out

Even though he did not win the high-profile post of broadcasting chief, radio talk-show host Robert Chow Yung says he won an important fight anyway - silencing those who discriminate against people without university degrees.

8 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Judge rejects murder count against trio

A judge yesterday found that three men accused of taking part in the fatal bashing of a party crasher in Chai Wan two years ago had no case to answer.

Chan Wai-yip, So Kwai-keung, and Cheung Man-on, aged 17 to 29, had pleaded not guilty in the Court of First Instance to murder over the bashing to death of 22-year-old Wong Siu-ngai on the night of September 18, 2005.

6 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Standing Committee member calls Ma Lik comments 'careless'

27 May 2007 - 12:00am

Party-goers given card blanche to have a good time

HSBC launched its Premier credit card at the bank's headquarters in Central on May 3 in front of more than 100 VIP customers, celebrities and guests.

25 May 2007 - 12:00am

HOW THEY VOTED

Donald Tsang's nominees: Catering (11 nominations) Woo Lun; Anthony Lock Kwok-on; Valiant Cheung Wai-lam, Michael Chan Yue-kwong; William Mark Yiu-tong; David Ng Tak-leung; Kan Wai-wah; Andy Fung Chung-kai; Yeung Wai-sing; Patrick Yuen Siu-ying; Thomas Woo Chu.

16 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

QUOTES OF THE WEEK

'Liquidating $6.2 billion is no problem for me. It is like taking money from my left pocket and putting it into my right pocket. No problem.'

Casino tycoon Stanley Ho Hung-sun, who is planning to build a massive entertainment complex to be called Oceanus and explaining why it's nice to be him

7 May 2005 - 12:00am

Top runners to take on region's best

Jing Ying cross-country champions Ng Hei-man and Cheung Man-ming will take on top runners from Guangdong, Macau and Fujian in a regional inter-port competition in Hong Kong this month.

The top-10 finishers in last weekend's All-Hong Kong (Jing Ying) race have been invited to represent the SAR in the December 18 event.

2 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Bravery award for firefighter

A fireman who died trying to save a worker from a gas-filled sewer will be awarded a posthumous Gold Medal for Bravery.

Senior fireman Cheung Chun-wai showed the utmost bravery and self-sacrifice during the July 7 rescue, the government said.

30 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

A FRIEND REMEMBERED

'Once, we had to record a new song. Her voice made me cry. She was revealing her life, her complex emotions, in front of us'

Anthony Lun Wing-leung

Composed songs for Mui

'Although we co-operated only once, the experience was unforgettable and happy. Ah Mui, our love is accompanying you'

Stanley Kwan Kam-pang

13 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Motion to quit

Against the motion

9 Oct 2003 - 12:00am

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