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Tsang Hin-Keung

Village 'frightened' by tree-felling

A dispute over land ownership turned nasty yesterday when a group of unidentified men cut down a dozen mature fruit trees on a private site in a tiny New Territories community.

Friday, 11 November, 2011, 12:00am

Ultimatum for officials over 'fung shui' bridge

Lands officials have been given a two-week ultimatum: reveal why they approved an indigenous village chief's request to restore fung shui by building a bridge or risk a Legislative Council inquiry.

17 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Village committee made money from phone antennas

A non-profit-making rural body that represents indigenous residents in Yuen Long has made thousands of dollars by allowing mobile service operators to install antennas on its building without completing an application required by the Lands Department.

The antennas have sparked local residents' concerns over the safety of the equipment.

20 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Suspicions lurk under 'fung shui bridge'

The express rail link project has fended off concerns about costs, the environment and resettlement. Now it has to deal with fung shui.

So numerous have been the complaints the controversial line will ruin fung shui along its route, the government has set up a special working group to adjudicate on them.

19 Sep 2010 - 12:00am