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G 9-11, Empire Centre, Tsim Sha Tsui East

2311 3310

Sunday, 5 October, 2008, 12:00am

In Brief

Body found in harbour

Police are trying to identify a woman whose body was found floating off Tsim Sha Tsui East at 10.30am. The woman was thin, between 55 and 60, and 1.52 metres tall. She was wearing a grey T-shirt and green trousers. Police said initial investigations had found nothing suspicious.

20 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Teddy Bear Handicraft Show

Featuring teddy bears of all shapes, including doll makers, clay dolls, needle felting and embroidery. Today-tomorrow, 10.30am-7pm, Regal Kowloon Hotel, 71 Mody Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui East, free. Inquiries: 2739 7266

15 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Racism a daily encounter for black Africans

As I am a black African residing in Hong Kong, I feel obliged to share with your readers certain incidents that bother me and fellow Africans in our encounters with people and institutions in Asia's World City.

9 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

38 IIs arrested in club

Thirty-eigth mainland women were held for questioning after police and immigration officers arrested them in a nightclub in Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, during an anti-vice operation. The group, including two-way permit and Chinese passport holders, was arrested for breaching conditions of stay.

14 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

100 armed police seal off village in kidnap gang hunt

More than 100 armed police sealed off a Yuen Long village yesterday in the search for a kidnap gang that allegedly abducted a businessman and demanded a $5 million ransom.

Three suspected kidnappers were arrested after the victim, who has businesses in Hong Kong, Macau and Guangzhou, was released when the ransom money was handed over.

7 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

Tragic call identifies body

Police identified the body of a woman found floating off Tsim Sha Tsui East yesterday by calling her family from a mobile phone she was carrying.

The woman, 31, whose body was identified by her father and sister, was carrying no identification. When police discovered her phone still worked, they called her parents using numbers in its memory.

13 Jun 2001 - 12:00am

Extensive plan eyes replacing parks and the promenade with outdoor restaurants and shopping malls

Sino Group and Chinachem Group are leading a landlord lobby pushing for an upgrade of Tsim Sha Tsui East by converting about five hectares of open space, including the promenade, for commercial and retail purposes.

10 Jan 2001 - 12:00am

Ferry firms push the boat out

More sailings to Central and from Central to Tsim Sha Tsui East will be introduced during the holidays. Service hours of the Central-Tsim Sha Tsui East ferry will be extended to 11.30pm leaving Central and 11.45pm leaving Tsim Sha Tsui East on Christmas Eve and New Years's Eve. Seven extra sailings will leave from each pier on both dates.

21 Dec 2000 - 12:00am

Police ignore queue jumping

I write to ask for police presence at the roads leading from Gascoigne Road to the roundabout (one lane leading to the newly opened 'highway' to Tsim Sha Tsui East) before the Cross Harbour Tunnel.

24 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Buses failing the schedule

Why don't bus companies adhere to published schedules? I frequently use the KMB service, number 203, between Kowloon Tong MTR and Tsim Sha Tsui East.

This service is supposed to depart the respective terminus at intervals of between eight and 15 minutes on weekdays. On many occasions I wait up to 25 minutes for a bus in Tsim Sha Tsui.

17 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Black smoke

I should like to add my voice to the growing numbers of concerned Hong Kong residents with regard to cleaning up our environment.

3 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

Black smoke

I should like to add my voice to the growing numbers of concerned Hong Kong residents with regard to cleaning up our environment.

3 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

Knife attack

A man, 27, and two friends were in critical and serious condition respectively in Queen Elizabeth Hospital after they were chopped by a knifeman in Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East. The attacker, who was overpowered, was treated for head injuries.

15 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Pair attacked

A man and woman, 23, were injured when they were attacked by a gang at a karaoke bar in Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East. Three men were arrested.

9 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

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