When Mal Bruce came to Hong Kong from Perth, Australia, to trace his family's ancestry, he was not prepared for the emotional rollercoaster he faced in a city he had never visited before.Sunday, 5 May, 2013, 7:10am
Visitors to some public and university libraries on the mainland may well find themselves in a 'living library', offering 'living books' (real people) to readers.
The idea of a living - or human - library, started in Denmark in 2000 and promotes dialogue, reduces prejudice and encourages understanding as visitors talk with the 'people on loan'.17 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong police will have two women serving concurrently as assistant chiefs for the first time, after a major management reshuffle was revealed yesterday.
Pauline Ng Tsui Fung-ying, 52, is being promoted from the rank of chief superintendent of the human resources branch. Winnie Chiu Wai-yin is already Assistant Commissioner for Support.6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Anti-smuggling operations may not be the most glamorous sort of police work but are among the most dangerous.
Officers said driving a speedboat could be much more dangerous than driving a car at high speed.15 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
A law change to allow disciplined services staff legal representation in disciplinary hearings will be presented to legislators for debate by July.1 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
Police yesterday decided to go ahead with plans for a controversial protest march on Sunday, with a possible turnout of more than 2,000.24 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
Police arrested 76 people, including 15 staff members, during an anti-drugs operation at discos in West Kowloon. About 100 officers raided five clubs in Yau Tsim Wong during the 12-hour operation, which began at 11pm on Saturday. Officers seized ketamine, Ecstasy, cocaine, marijuana and other drugs with an estimated value of HK$24,000.24 Sep 2007 - 12:00am