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Hong Kong customs officials arrest 76-year-old man on suspicion of trafficking HK$2.3 million worth of cocaine from Ethiopia

Total amount of suspected cocaine found hidden in suitcase was 2.1kg with an estimated street value of HK$2.3 million.

15 Jul 2019 - 12:28AM

Total amount of suspected cocaine found hidden in suitcase was 2.1kg with an estimated street value of HK$2.3 million.

Hong Kong customs officials arrest 76-year-old man on suspicion of trafficking HK$2.3 million worth of cocaine from Ethiopia
‘More than 1,500’ join journalists’ silent march in Hong Kong, accusing police of mistreating media during extradition bill protests and demanding Carrie Lam steps in to defend press freedom

Journalists accuse police of attacking them during city unrest as they call on Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to step in and defend press freedom.

14 Jul 2019 - 11:36PM

Journalists accuse police of attacking them during city unrest as they call on Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to step in and defend press freedom.

‘More than 1,500’ join journalists’ silent march in Hong Kong, accusing police of mistreating media during extradition bill protests and demanding Carrie Lam steps in to defend press freedom
At least three arrested as clashes break out over extradition bill at ‘Lennon Wall’ near Hong Kong MTR station between protesters and supporters of Carrie Lam

Arrests made and man taken to hospital as flare-up between extradition bill rivals escalates at Yau Tong station.

11 Jul 2019 - 5:25PM

Arrests made and man taken to hospital as flare-up between extradition bill rivals escalates at Yau Tong station.

At least three arrested as clashes break out over extradition bill at ‘Lennon Wall’ near Hong Kong MTR station between protesters and supporters of Carrie Lam
Canto-pop singer Denise Ho calls on UN Human Rights Council to remove China over ‘abuses’ in Hong Kong

Invited by two NGOs to address the UN Human Rights Council, Canto-pop singer’s two-minute speech is twice interrupted on points of order by China delegate.

9 Jul 2019 - 6:27PM

Invited by two NGOs to address the UN Human Rights Council, Canto-pop singer’s two-minute speech is twice interrupted on points of order by China delegate.

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho calls on UN Human Rights Council to remove China over ‘abuses’ in Hong Kong
Hong Kong and Italy sign agreement to allow young people spend time in each other’s countries as part of working holiday scheme
First arrest as Hong Kong police prepare citywide raids to hunt down protesters who stormed and vandalised Legislative Council complex

Source says dozens of protesters are being identified with fingerprints and DNA – with wave of arrests to come ‘in the near future’.

4 Jul 2019 - 1:32PM

Source says dozens of protesters are being identified with fingerprints and DNA – with wave of arrests to come ‘in the near future’.

First arrest as Hong Kong police prepare citywide raids to hunt down protesters who stormed and vandalised Legislative Council complex
Nine arrested for cybercrimes and death threats against Hong Kong Police Force after officers’ data leaked online

Hundreds of officers have personal data leaked online – some receiving threats that ‘‘all their family members would be killed’

4 Jul 2019 - 8:35AM

Hundreds of officers have personal data leaked online – some receiving threats that ‘‘all their family members would be killed’

Nine arrested for cybercrimes and death threats against Hong Kong Police Force after officers’ data leaked online
Hong Kong customs seizes HK$400,000 worth of smuggled bird’s nest in first case detected at mega bridge port

Officers at Hong Kong port find 10kg of the delicacy in a spare tyre concealed in an altered structure underneath rear of vehicle.

3 Jul 2019 - 7:14PM

Officers at Hong Kong port find 10kg of the delicacy in a spare tyre concealed in an altered structure underneath rear of vehicle.

Hong Kong customs seizes HK$400,000 worth of smuggled bird’s nest in first case detected at mega bridge port
First case of multidrug-resistant fungal species Candida auris recorded at Hong Kong’s Princess Margaret Hospital

Man, 48, in isolation after contracting infection. Candida auris infections can vary from mild to fatal, depending on which part of the body is affected and the general health of the patient.

28 Jun 2019 - 11:57AM

Man, 48, in isolation after contracting infection. Candida auris infections can vary from mild to fatal, depending on which part of the body is affected and the general health of the patient.

First case of multidrug-resistant fungal species Candida auris recorded at Hong Kong’s Princess Margaret Hospital
Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Hong Kong ferry pier dispute

Salesman, 26, believed to have got into argument over queuing with 63-year-old gardener, whom he was seen pushing to the ground.

27 Jun 2019 - 6:50PM

Salesman, 26, believed to have got into argument over queuing with 63-year-old gardener, whom he was seen pushing to the ground.

Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Hong Kong ferry pier dispute
Mobile crane ploughs into vehicles near Hong Kong’s Peak Tram terminus

Driver loses control on Garden Road, races through red light and mounts stairs at St John’s Building. Four people slightly injured.

26 Jun 2019 - 11:02PM

Driver loses control on Garden Road, races through red light and mounts stairs at St John’s Building. Four people slightly injured.

Mobile crane ploughs into vehicles near Hong Kong’s Peak Tram terminus
London-bound Cathay Pacific flight returns to Hong Kong with water supply problems as passengers spend 4½ hours in air

Problems with potable water supply meant London-bound aircraft returned to Hong Kong as a standard precautionary measure, a Cathay spokesman says.

25 Jun 2019 - 8:26AM

Problems with potable water supply meant London-bound aircraft returned to Hong Kong as a standard precautionary measure, a Cathay spokesman says.

London-bound Cathay Pacific flight returns to Hong Kong with water supply problems as passengers spend 4½ hours in air
Hong Kong police take no action as anti-extradition bill protesters blockade headquarters with chief Stephen Lo inside

No violence as 4,000 officers were on standby and police chief Stephen Lo was known to be inside the building.

22 Jun 2019 - 2:26AM

No violence as 4,000 officers were on standby and police chief Stephen Lo was known to be inside the building.

Hong Kong police take no action as anti-extradition bill protesters blockade headquarters with chief Stephen Lo inside
Wild boar injures woman at Kennedy Town MTR station after gory tussle with police

Woman, 49, suffered minor leg injuries. Metre-long boar shot with tranquillisers and caged.

20 Jun 2019 - 2:12PM

Woman, 49, suffered minor leg injuries. Metre-long boar shot with tranquillisers and caged.

Wild boar injures woman at Kennedy Town MTR station after gory tussle with police
Marble salesman charged by Hong Kong’s corruption watchdog for defrauding customers of almost US$255,000

Tam Hung-piu, 49, is accused of falsely representing prices of marble to three customers between October 2010 and December 2014.

12 Jun 2019 - 8:54PM

Tam Hung-piu, 49, is accused of falsely representing prices of marble to three customers between October 2010 and December 2014.

Marble salesman charged by Hong Kong’s corruption watchdog for defrauding customers of almost US$255,000
MTR services suspended after falling tree knocks out power supply on East Rail line

Services between Fo Tan and Tai Po Market suspended, rail giant says

10 Jun 2019 - 7:39PM

Services between Fo Tan and Tai Po Market suspended, rail giant says

MTR services suspended after falling tree knocks out power supply on East Rail line
Hong Kong privacy watchdog orders Cathay Pacific to take remedial action over massive leak of customer data

Privacy Commissioner Stephen Wong released his office’s investigation report after the personal information of 9.4 million passengers was leaked last year.

7 Jun 2019 - 10:40AM

Privacy Commissioner Stephen Wong released his office’s investigation report after the personal information of 9.4 million passengers was leaked last year.

Hong Kong privacy watchdog orders Cathay Pacific to take remedial action over massive leak of customer data
Hong Kong abattoir to reopen after pig cull and cleaning operation following second case of African swine fever

Cleansing and disinfection work was completed at Sheung Shui slaughterhouse and services would resume on Thursday, a government spokesman said.

6 Jun 2019 - 4:57PM

Cleansing and disinfection work was completed at Sheung Shui slaughterhouse and services would resume on Thursday, a government spokesman said.

Hong Kong abattoir to reopen after pig cull and cleaning operation following second case of African swine fever
Hong Kong government releases long defence of contentious extradition bill against American Chamber of Commerce criticism

The 4,700-word statement, issued on Monday night, made no new proposals but did underline that five other chambers of commerce backed the bill.

4 Jun 2019 - 10:58AM

The 4,700-word statement, issued on Monday night, made no new proposals but did underline that five other chambers of commerce backed the bill.

Hong Kong government releases long defence of contentious extradition bill against American Chamber of Commerce criticism
Corpse washes up on beach at Cape D’Aguilar, Hong Kong

The body, of a man in his 30s, had wounds to the face and forehead.

2 Jun 2019 - 1:14PM

The body, of a man in his 30s, had wounds to the face and forehead.

Corpse washes up on beach at Cape D’Aguilar, Hong Kong
Second case of African swine fever found in pig in Hong Kong, sparking cull of 4,700 animals and closure of slaughterhouse

Health authorities detect the virus in a dead pig at Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse.

5 Jun 2019 - 5:04AM

Health authorities detect the virus in a dead pig at Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse.

Second case of African swine fever found in pig in Hong Kong, sparking cull of 4,700 animals and closure of slaughterhouse
Pleasure and pain all part of the service for BDSM duo teaching Hongkongers about another side of sexual desire

From giving up control to exploring a darker side of someone’s desires, the class is proving to be something of a hit, but experts caution about the risk of abuse and those in the know say consent is an important part of any role play.

26 May 2019 - 8:12PM

From giving up control to exploring a darker side of someone’s desires, the class is proving to be something of a hit, but experts caution about the risk of abuse and those in the know say consent is an important part of any role play.

Pleasure and pain all part of the service for BDSM duo teaching Hongkongers about another side of sexual desire
Hong Kong teenager arrested on suspicion of posting US$73,000 worth of cannabis from New York to his Chai Wan home

Customs intercept Chai Wan-destined package containing drug which can be sold for six times the price in Hong Kong than in some American cities.

23 May 2019 - 11:32PM

Customs intercept Chai Wan-destined package containing drug which can be sold for six times the price in Hong Kong than in some American cities.

Hong Kong teenager arrested on suspicion of posting US$73,000 worth of cannabis from New York to his Chai Wan home
Going underground to ease congestion in busy Hong Kong shopping district could disrupt city’s ‘green lung’ for up to seven years, new proposal reveals

Proposal identifies Kowloon Park as one of four ‘strategic urban areas’ with potential for development, and aim is to use space to alleviate overcrowded streets.

23 May 2019 - 9:07AM

Proposal identifies Kowloon Park as one of four ‘strategic urban areas’ with potential for development, and aim is to use space to alleviate overcrowded streets.

Going underground to ease congestion in busy Hong Kong shopping district could disrupt city’s ‘green lung’ for up to seven years, new proposal reveals
Helicopter crashes at Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden in Hong Kong, killing 49-year-old pilot

Police source identifies dead pilot as 49-year-old lawyer Andrew Wong.

20 May 2019 - 8:48AM

Police source identifies dead pilot as 49-year-old lawyer Andrew Wong.

Helicopter crashes at Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden in Hong Kong, killing 49-year-old pilot
Leader of ethnic minority group Southern Democratic Alliance arrested on suspicion of indecent assault and producing child pornography

Police received reports against James Lung on Wednesday and Friday as concerns grew when pictures were circulated on social media showed Lung posing and making physical contact with a number of girls.

18 May 2019 - 5:41AM

Police received reports against James Lung on Wednesday and Friday as concerns grew when pictures were circulated on social media showed Lung posing and making physical contact with a number of girls.

Leader of ethnic minority group Southern Democratic Alliance arrested on suspicion of indecent assault and producing child pornography
Conservationists ask Hong Kong public to give young dolphin wide berth after it strays into city’s waters

Juvenile pantropical spotted dolphin first seen earlier this week off coast of Ap Lei Chau and Ocean Park.

17 May 2019 - 11:35AM

Juvenile pantropical spotted dolphin first seen earlier this week off coast of Ap Lei Chau and Ocean Park.

Conservationists ask Hong Kong public to give young dolphin wide berth after it strays into city’s waters
Woman, 89, arrested for manslaughter of 85-year-old at Hong Kong care home

The two women got into a fight in the evening at Hong Tat (Shun Tin) Elderly Care Centre on Kwun Tong. The younger woman lost consciousness and was taken to hospital, where she was later declared dead.

17 May 2019 - 5:18PM

The two women got into a fight in the evening at Hong Tat (Shun Tin) Elderly Care Centre on Kwun Tong. The younger woman lost consciousness and was taken to hospital, where she was later declared dead.

Woman, 89, arrested for manslaughter of 85-year-old at Hong Kong care home
Medical blunder cost woman her spleen in operation at Hong Kong private hospital

The 57-year-old underwent surgery to remove a tumorous kidney at St Paul’s Hospital but it was later discovered her spleen was mistakenly removed.

16 May 2019 - 12:39AM

The 57-year-old underwent surgery to remove a tumorous kidney at St Paul’s Hospital but it was later discovered her spleen was mistakenly removed.

Medical blunder cost woman her spleen in operation at Hong Kong private hospital
Gucci shop in Hong Kong’s Harbour City mall closes for disinfection after three sales workers catch measles

Two saleswoman, both 25, and one salesman, 30, admitted to hospital after catching the highly infectious disease, bring the number of cases in Hong Kong this year to 73.

14 May 2019 - 11:15AM

Two saleswoman, both 25, and one salesman, 30, admitted to hospital after catching the highly infectious disease, bring the number of cases in Hong Kong this year to 73.

Gucci shop in Hong Kong’s Harbour City mall closes for disinfection after three sales workers catch measles