Snowstorm

Flights to New York cancelled ahead of snowstorm

Thousands of flights going to and from New York have been cancelled as the United States’ northeast braces for a snowstorm. Photo: AP

The Hong Kong Airport Authority said three scheduled flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark Liberty, operated by Cathay Pacific and United Airlines, were cancelled on Friday.

Saturday, 9 February, 2013, 4:34am

China Digest, December 8, 2012

The winner of a food-inspection competition discovered five illegal additives in half an hour, the Beijing Morning News reports.

8 Dec 2012 - 4:52am

3 Japanese tourists die in China snowstorm

Three Japanese tourists died in the snowstorm that hit Beijing and neighbouring regions over the weekend while crossing an undeveloped section of the Great Wall in Huailai county, in Hebei province, local authorities said yesterday.

6 Nov 2012 - 3:12am