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HK$10m reward for attackers' names

Macau gambling industry figure Ng Man-sun (left) is offering a HK$10 million reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the mastermind behind a recent attack on him.

Friday, 27 July, 2012, 12:00am

HK$10m reward for attackers' names

Macau gambling industry figure Ng Man-sun (left) is offering a HK$10 million reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the mastermind behind a recent attack on him.

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Activist tells of 5,000km flight to safe haven

A mainland activist had three narrow escapes after she fled a secret jail, dodging security officials for days before finally reaching a safe haven.

The latest ordeal of Li Guizhi, left nearly deaf and blind through torture, began when she was turned back at the border as she tried to attend the July 1 rally in Hong Kong, she told the South China Morning Post.

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Police bike a poster for anger

A photograph of a police motorbike showered with protest banners and handbills during the July 1 rally has stirred heated discussion in the force and made waves on the internet.

Parked on Jardine's Bazaar in Causeway Bay, the motorbike was littered with posters opposing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, and flags calling for universal suffrage.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Hackers hit Hong Kong traders' websites

Hong Kong police are looking for more potential victims after 16 local investment and trading companies' websites, with a combined estimated daily trading volume of HK$44 billion, were compromised by mainland computer hackers.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Lawmaker's microblog muzzled

A lawmaker's microblog, with posts encouraging participation in the July 1 rally, was shut down yesterday as the authorities tightened internet control ahead of the handover anniversary.

The incident occurred as activists say they are planning to confront President Hu Jintao and hand him a petition to demand a fair investigation into democracy activist Li Wangyang's death.

26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Wary parents hire private eye for kids

Private detectives are traditionally instructed to get evidence of extramarital affairs. But for a growing number of Philic Man Hin-nam's clients, it's not their husbands or wives they want followed, but their children.

Suspicious parents call her in when they fear their offspring are involved with drugs or trading sexual favours for cash.

11 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Defendant wants lewd pics of men back

A businessman who sexually assaulted a male model he lured to take part in nude photography sessions is demanding the return of 60,000 lewd images of men seized by police.

Jerome Lau Ting-sing, 62, awoke behind bars today as he awaits sentencing after being convicted of one count of indecent assault and two of criminal intimidation.

30 May 2012 - 12:00am

Stroke of bad luck for Picasso enthusiasts

Visitors hoping for a colourful souvenir of Hong Kong's biggest exhibition of works by Pablo Picasso are walking away with nothing more than a photocopied leaflet.

While a colourful brochure is normally a must at art exhibitions, organisers of the Masterpieces from the Musee National Picasso, Paris exhibition at the Heritage Museum in Sha Tin have not finished producing it.

23 May 2012 - 12:00am

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