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Tuen Mun

Letters

Jobs help ease social pressures

The riots in London were deplorable and saddening.

Wednesday, 17 August, 2011, 12:00am

Two flee police in high-speed car chase

Two suspects were under arrest last night over a high-speed car chase across the New Territories in which two police officers were injured and seven vehicles damaged, including a police motorcycle and a double-decker bus.

12 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Correction

The location of the shopping mall Citywalk featured in the cover story, 'Into the Depths of the Sea' on August 1 was incorrectly identified. It should have been Tsuen Wan, not Tuen Mun.

11 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

The Planner

Exhibitions

Staged Fictions

Video works by Patty Chang, Adrian Wong and Ho Tzu Nyen exploring strategies of making, remaking and constructing through various media such as film, video, performance and installation art. Today, 10am-7pm, Osage Kwun Tong, 5/F Kian Dai Industrial Building, 73-75 Hung To Rd, Kwun Tong. Inquiries: 2793 4817. Ends Jul 18

18 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Shanghai Pingtan Troupe

The Chinese opera music troupe (including Zhuang Fengzhu, left) performs pingtan works. In Suzhou dialect with Chinese surtitles and English synopsis.

17 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Parents' cruel remarks hurt kids

Many parents are not aware that scolding their children can have serious effects on their emotional development, a survey found.

Unicef Hong Kong's online radio programme Voice of Youth polled 438 parents and 503 students from Primary Five to Form Three recently.

6 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Fraud charges over maternity bookings

2 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Agency owner jailed for molesting models

28 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

school news

South Tuen Mun Government Secondary School

The school held its annual swimming gala on May 6 this year.

At Tuen Mun's public swimming pool, students competed for glory for their respective houses: Red, Yellow, Blue and Green.

13 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Canopy falls, crushing man's leg

A man was seriously injured when a large concrete canopy broke off a wall and plunged on to the outdoor portion of a shop in Tuen Mun yesterday.

The 40-metre by two-metre concrete slab fell off the Winfield Industrial Building in Kin Kwan Street, crushing the man's leg and three vehicles.

The Buildings Department has launched an investigation.

10 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Mother charged over baby's injuries

A 27-year-old Tuen Mun woman was arrested and charged with cruelty to a child after police were called when her husband came home on Sunday evening and found their five-month-old son with injuries. The boy was treated at Tuen Mun Hospital. His mother was released on bail and will appear in Tuen Mun Court on June 17.

7 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Shot-stopper comes into his own

Opportunities come to those who are prepared. Just ask Felix Luk.

The 17-year-old goalkeeper for Tuen Mun Sports Association gained fame after producing an incredible performance during his team's First Division match against Sun Hei Sports Club at Tsing Yi Sports Ground last April. Although Tuen Mun lost 1-2 in the end, Felix came into his own at the club.

7 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Probe into hospitals' death rates

The Hospital Authority has begun an investigation into high mortality rates for patients who underwent major surgery at two hospitals in the New Territories, with one recording a death rate after elective surgery more than double expected levels.

6 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Bureau gives the drill on hiding utilities in caverns

It earned the briefest of mentions in a budget speech three months ago that was soon beset by controversy and a U-turn over cash giveaways.

18 May 2011 - 12:00am

More events urged to celebrate 1911 revolution

The Hong Kong government is not doing enough to commemorate the centenary of the 1911 revolution, the great-grandson of Sun Yat-sen said yesterday.

16 May 2011 - 12:00am