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Leung Chun-ying stays for half of moonlight gala

Student protesters at Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's residence on The Peak on Sunday may have wondered why the lights were out.

Tuesday, 2 October, 2012, 4:08am

Mainland activists go missing after march

Two mainland activists who joined Sunday's protest march in the city disappeared after returning home, the group that organised their visit says.

7 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Argentina make China work hard for victory

China's young guns were given a stern test as they were forced to rally to defeat Argentina 3-1 in their second pool A match at the World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament yesterday.

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Vision of Nature: Lost and Found in Asian Contemporary Art

Works in various media by eight Asian artists including mainland painter Zeng Fanzhi, Japanese installation artist Takashi Kuribayashi (including Wald aus Wald, left) and local installation artist Pak Sheung-chuen. Daily, 10am-8pm, Entrance and the Pao Galleries, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2582 0200. Ends Jan 29

12 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Family fears top fugitive won't get fair hearing

Zeng Hanlin, the high-profile fugitive repatriated to China from Canada, appeared before a Chengdu court in Sichuan province yesterday, a relative said.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Magazine's big party night out was one for the cover boys

Paparazzi hunting for snaps of the latest starlet were out of luck at the decidedly male-skewed cocktail party thrown by Esquire magazine in celebration of its 23rd year of publication at The Repulse Bay hotel on Thursday evening.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

No tie, no dinner for dressed-up 'Long Hair'

'Long Hair' put on his best attire in years, but it was still not good enough to gain entry to an official dinner welcoming Vice-Premier Li Keqiang yesterday.

18 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Top banker took bribes worth over HK$2.5m

A former senior bank executive accepted bottles of fine wine, a luxury watch and bribes worth HK$2.5 million from clients whose loan applications he was considering.

14 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

ICBC banker pleads guilty to accepting large bribes

A department head at Industrial and Commercial Bank of China yesterday admitted accepting HK$3.3 million in bribes for helping a businessman extend the repayment period of a HK$2.7 billion loan.

5 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Hu Jia vows to continue his mission

One of the mainland's most high-profile dissidents, Hu Jia , vowed upon his release from jail yesterday that he would continue his activism, apparently unfettered by the heavy surveillance he was immediately placed under.

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am