Illusions for a private party

David Copperfield is coming to Hong Kong next month to weave his spells, and already fans are eagerly looking forward to his Waah! magic tricks.

Sunday, 12 May, 1996, 12:00am

Legal circle hopes for Fungal attack

STAND by for an announcement around Chinese New Year that will usher in celebrations of a different type. For that is when Attorney-General Jeremy Mathews - described by one wag as the only man who, when he walks into a room, gives the feeling someone has just left - will be localised.

17 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

British spy sought by expat suits

NEWS breaking in Britain that MI6 had planted agents among Hong Kong's business community had the favoured watering holes of expat suits buzzing at lunchtime yesterday.

23 Nov 1993 - 12:00am

Scandal brews

BONN: A major corruption scandal is stirring in Germany involving the Defence Ministry, the Finance Ministry, national politicians and a high-altitude spy plane that test pilots say is barely fit to fly. The affair centres on an expensive Defence Ministry project called the Lapas surveillance system.

2 Feb 1993 - 12:00am