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Police charge activist who cast doubt on suicide

A friend of pro-democracy activist Li Wangyang who challenged a police finding that Li committed suicide in a hospital has been formally arrested by police on subversion charges, according to a police document and a fellow activist.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:20pm

Police charge activist who cast doubt on suicide

A friend of pro-democracy activist Li Wangyang who challenged a police finding that Li committed suicide in a hospital has been formally arrested by police on subversion charges, according to a police document and a fellow activist.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:20pm

Police hold ex-head of Alibaba offshoot

Mainland e-commerce giant Alibaba Group said yesterday that police had detained a former general manager of its group-buying business on suspicion of taking bribes.

The company had said in March that the employee, Yan Limin, had been removed from his position.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Clampdown on Li Wangyang's friends goes on

Two weeks after veteran pro-democracy activist Li Wangyang died under suspicious circumstances, some of his friends who have spoken out about his case remained detained by police or were still under house arrest yesterday, according to people familiar with them.

20 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

First Time

Starring: Angelababy Yeung Wing, Mark Chao Yu-ting, Jiang Shan Directed by: Han Yan Category: IIA (Putonghua)

With First Time, director-writer Han Yan has concocted a modern-day fantasy that leaves no cliche unturned in its telling of a tragic but oh-so-beautiful love story set in a fairy-tale world that Disney executives would have found hard to swallow.

7 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Flavour of the month

Nothing says 'Valentine's Day' better than a rich, sweet dessert with a splash of alcohol and this year, celebrity chef Jacky Yu Kin-chi is putting his own twist on the treats.

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Death crash school bus 'overloaded with 87 pupils'

The 52-seat school bus that overturned into an icy ditch last week, killing 15 children in Jiangsu province, was overloaded with 87 passengers - more than double the official figure - according to an investigative journalist.

19 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Tag team king ensures his future is in the can

KDG's first graffiti was a tag hastily written at night on the facade of the New World Renaissance Hotel (now the Renaissance Kowloon) in Tsim Sha Tsui in 1998. Fast forward 13 years and Ken (he wants to keep his full name private) is one of the three owners of Dirty Panda which, behind the tagline 'Keep your hands dirty since 2002', is the main importer of graffiti spray paint in Hong Kong.

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Children of the underworld

After Canadian police discovered Betty Yan's bullet-riddled body slumped at the wheel of her Mercedes-Benz in April, the initial public shock over yet another murder in the Vancouver area turned to intrigue and outrage when details of the victim's identity emerged.

17 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

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