Tsz Wan Shan

Woman arrested for killing husband

Ching Tai House, Tsz Ching Estate, Tsz Wan Shan. Photo: David Wong

A woman with a history of mental illness claimed she killed her husband in their Tsz Wan Shan home before fleeing to a nearby hillside in the small hours of Friday, police said.

Friday, 30 November, 2012, 6:49pm

City Digest

Recall of induction cookers over shock risk

Owners of Sanki induction cookers - model number SK-IC810 sold in the city between March and November last year - should cease using the product because of the risk of electric shock. Owners should call Sanki's hotline, 3563 7680, to organise a replacement, the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department said.

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

600 march against HK births for mainland mums

24 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Five teens arrested over bus torching

Police yesterday arrested five teenagers suspected of being involved in the torching of four double-decker buses on Tuesday.

15 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

In Brief

Breach suspected in tour fight

A mainland travel agency whose guide fought with a couple from Anhui province may have violated a 'one tour, one guide' regulation introduced by the Travel Industry Council last month, a report by the firm suggests. The Good Friendship agency said on Monday that the guide, Lam Yu-yung, was substituting for another.

2 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Battles of wits and crafty drop shots

The grand exhibition court of the Hong Kong Squash Centre in Admiralty, where this year's finals of the Prince Hong Kong Junior Squash Championships were held for the first time, was home to an epic battle of wits and skills.

18 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

Ani-com fair - friend or foe

The Ani-com fair was held two weeks ago. Some people see the annual fair a platform for reclusive teenagers to socialise, while others say it promotes violent computer games and has a harmful effect on young people.

16 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

'Clean' list mulled on storage of ashes

A list of private columbariums that are properly run is among measures being considered by a new government task force looking into ways to regulate privately run storage facilities for human ashes.

The interdepartmental taskforce, headed by the Food and Health Bureau, will also study increasing the supply of niches. A report is expected in a few months.

16 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Nuttiest photo taken with Stitch will win you a trip to Tokyo Disney

Forget the Easter Bunny, shoppers at the Lok Fu Plaza came face to face over the weekend with a nine-metre tall version of the Disney space creature, Stitch.

6 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

In love with illustrating

Chen Tsz-wan from Ma On Shan Methodist Primary School is crazy about comics. Her passion for drawing and willingness to share it with others helped her to become a member of the Arts Ambassadors-in-School Scheme.

19 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

school news

Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College

On May 23 the Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College's Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) held its annual general meeting and the inauguration of its 16th executive committee.

29 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Mainland trio jailed over fake banknotes

Three mainland visitors were jailed for between three and 31/2 years yesterday by the District Court on charges relating to fake banknotes. The court heard that on July 2, two women - Fang Fenlan, 25, and Fang Fenxia, 28 - and a man, Lin Caiwu, 35, shopped in Tsz Wan Shan and Diamond Hill with 100 yuan bills.

9 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Dozen still recovering from fatal bus crash

Of 12 people still in hospital after a horrifying bus crash at Sai Kung last month, two are suffering memory loss, one has vision loss and one is paralysed from the waist down.

10 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Two schools, kindergarten report 10 suspected flu cases

22 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Bar benders celebrate setting up of new union

12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am