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Man dies after being thrown out of truck in collision with stationary car in Hong Kong

Early morning incident on Tolo Highway was followed by massive bus crash four hours later in Sheung Wan involving three vehicles but no deaths.

25 Mar 2019 - 8:51AM

Early morning incident on Tolo Highway was followed by massive bus crash four hours later in Sheung Wan involving three vehicles but no deaths.

Man dies after being thrown out of truck in collision with stationary car in Hong Kong
At least 32 people taken to hospital after reports of problem with exhaust system at Hong Kong ballroom

Police said a worker was left semi-conscious after the incident.

23 Mar 2019 - 7:06AM

Police said a worker was left semi-conscious after the incident.

At least 32 people taken to hospital after reports of problem with exhaust system at Hong Kong ballroom
Hong Kong police officer arrested over death of 9-month-old son who had been sleeping beside him in bed

Initially, investigators found nothing suspicious about the boy’s death but then reviewed footage from security camera in flat.

22 Mar 2019 - 8:00AM

Initially, investigators found nothing suspicious about the boy’s death but then reviewed footage from security camera in flat.

Hong Kong police officer arrested over death of 9-month-old son who had been sleeping beside him in bed
Prince of Wales Hospital to submit report to government after asbestos is found in building on grounds

Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin found the carcinogenic material, which was widely used for insulation and fireproofing in construction before it was banned in Hong Kong over 30 years ago.

21 Mar 2019 - 11:48PM

Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin found the carcinogenic material, which was widely used for insulation and fireproofing in construction before it was banned in Hong Kong over 30 years ago.

Prince of Wales Hospital to submit report to government after asbestos is found in building on grounds
Jobless drug user arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of killing waitress girlfriend after fight and hiding body under bunk bed

Police suspect the Hong Kong man had been heavily using the drug ‘Ice’ before he had a fight with his girlfriend over domestic issues.

21 Mar 2019 - 2:53AM

Police suspect the Hong Kong man had been heavily using the drug ‘Ice’ before he had a fight with his girlfriend over domestic issues.

Jobless drug user arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of killing waitress girlfriend after fight and hiding body under bunk bed
Missing Hong Kong couple found dead more than a week after fishing vessel collided with oil tanker

Various government search and rescue teams were deployed by authorities on both sides as tragedy happened outside city’s waters.

20 Mar 2019 - 11:17PM

Various government search and rescue teams were deployed by authorities on both sides as tragedy happened outside city’s waters.

Missing Hong Kong couple found dead more than a week after fishing vessel collided with oil tanker
Hong Kong woman Amina Bokhary arrested after parents accuse her of assault

Hong Kong woman who has gained citywide notoriety for her family name and past brushes with the law was arrested again on Sunday.

18 Mar 2019 - 6:53AM

Hong Kong woman who has gained citywide notoriety for her family name and past brushes with the law was arrested again on Sunday.

Hong Kong woman Amina Bokhary arrested after parents accuse her of assault
Hong Kong truck driver escapes injury in Tolo Highway crash only to be killed moments later by GoGoVan vehicle

Man leaves his truck without serious injury after losing control but is hit by approaching van on Tolo Highway in Tai Po.

16 Mar 2019 - 1:34PM

Man leaves his truck without serious injury after losing control but is hit by approaching van on Tolo Highway in Tai Po.

Hong Kong truck driver escapes injury in Tolo Highway crash only to be killed moments later by GoGoVan vehicle
Hong Kong’s Cardinal John Tong announces measures against sex abuse of church minors, saying there is ‘no place for culture of silence’

Among reforms is banning leaders and adults from being alone with a child in a confined space.

15 Mar 2019 - 11:53AM

Among reforms is banning leaders and adults from being alone with a child in a confined space.

Hong Kong’s Cardinal John Tong announces measures against sex abuse of church minors, saying there is ‘no place for culture of silence’
Love-struck 65-year-old cashier in Hong Kong scammed out of HK$1 million by ‘American businessman’ she met on Facebook

The woman met Facebook user in February last year and they soon became ‘cyber lovers’, a police source said. She then remitted money 17 times to seven local bank accounts between March and December.

15 Mar 2019 - 8:00AM

The woman met Facebook user in February last year and they soon became ‘cyber lovers’, a police source said. She then remitted money 17 times to seven local bank accounts between March and December.

Love-struck 65-year-old cashier in Hong Kong scammed out of HK$1 million by ‘American businessman’ she met on Facebook
Outrage over dog euthanised after reaching Hong Kong on Thai cargo vessel

Hong Kong authorities euthanised dog despite its owner being located in Bangkok following a six-day ride for the animal aboard a cargo ship from Thailand.

14 Mar 2019 - 3:42PM

Hong Kong authorities euthanised dog despite its owner being located in Bangkok following a six-day ride for the animal aboard a cargo ship from Thailand.

Outrage over dog euthanised after reaching Hong Kong on Thai cargo vessel
Measles scare: Health authorities seek passengers on Cathay Pacific Hong Kong-Tokyo flight after man contracts contagious disease

Health authorities launch investigation after 23-year-old man becomes city’s 11th infection this year; Cathay Pacific says plane disinfected.

14 Mar 2019 - 1:06AM

Health authorities launch investigation after 23-year-old man becomes city’s 11th infection this year; Cathay Pacific says plane disinfected.

Measles scare: Health authorities seek passengers on  Cathay Pacific Hong Kong-Tokyo flight after man contracts contagious disease
Newly promoted sergeant arrested in Hong Kong for stealing colleague’s credit card from police station locker and buying three iPhones with it

The 33-year-old sergeant from Sheung Shui division was arrested for theft and obtaining property by deception, a police spokesman said.

9 Mar 2019 - 5:42AM

The 33-year-old sergeant from Sheung Shui division was arrested for theft and obtaining property by deception, a police spokesman said.

Newly promoted sergeant arrested in Hong Kong for stealing colleague’s credit card from police station locker and buying three iPhones with it
Fatal Citybus crash: camera didn’t spot broken-down truck because it was pointed the other way, Hong Kong’s Western Harbour Tunnel Company says

Staff on patrol were making rounds in another area at the time, operator adds.

8 Mar 2019 - 10:42PM

Staff on patrol were making rounds in another area at the time, operator adds.

Fatal Citybus crash: camera didn’t spot broken-down truck because it was pointed the other way, Hong Kong’s Western Harbour Tunnel Company says
West Kowloon Cultural District hopes high-speed rail link attracts visitors from mainland China to boost audience numbers

West Kowloon Cultural District Authority chairman Henry Tang says discussions are under way with mainland railway bosses to tweak schedules to draw day trippers in. The arts hub is a short walk from West Kowloon high-speed rail terminus.

5 Mar 2019 - 8:56PM

West Kowloon Cultural District Authority chairman Henry Tang says discussions are under way with mainland railway bosses to tweak schedules to draw day trippers in. The arts hub is a short walk from West Kowloon high-speed rail terminus.

West Kowloon Cultural District hopes high-speed rail link attracts visitors from mainland China to boost audience numbers
Hong Kong man bitten by wild boar after throwing stone at animals

Victim suffered injury to right side and was taken to Queen Mary Hospital.

5 Mar 2019 - 9:31AM

Victim suffered injury to right side and was taken to Queen Mary Hospital.

Hong Kong man bitten by wild boar after throwing stone at animals
Off-duty Hong Kong police officer killed after his high-powered motorcycle crashes in Tai Po

The 33-year-old Police Tactical Unit officer was riding his Honda motorbike along Tai Po Tai Wo Road when he lost control at a bend.

4 Mar 2019 - 2:43AM

The 33-year-old Police Tactical Unit officer was riding his Honda motorbike along Tai Po Tai Wo Road when he lost control at a bend.

Off-duty Hong Kong police officer killed after his high-powered motorcycle crashes in Tai Po
PolyU fallout: Nursing student expelled, others punished for role in ‘Democracy Wall’ protests

A 30-year-old final-year graduate student in the nursing department is kicked out and former student union leader suspended for one year.

2 Mar 2019 - 10:56PM

A 30-year-old final-year graduate student in the nursing department is kicked out and former student union leader suspended for one year.

PolyU fallout: Nursing student expelled, others punished for role in ‘Democracy Wall’ protests
Hong Kong cryptocurrency promoter thought to be behind money-tossing stunt arrested for fraud over sale of digital coin ‘mining machines’

Officers from Commercial Crime Bureau arrest Wong Ching-kit, 25, better known as ‘Coin Young Master’, and 20-year-old colleague at Tsuen Wan office.

1 Mar 2019 - 3:59AM

Officers from Commercial Crime Bureau arrest Wong Ching-kit, 25, better known as ‘Coin Young Master’, and 20-year-old colleague at Tsuen Wan office.

Hong Kong cryptocurrency promoter thought to be behind money-tossing stunt arrested for fraud over sale of digital coin ‘mining machines’
Hong Kong nurse killed and her friend severely injured in crash while on holiday in Jordan

Close friends were reportedly on a driving tour in Jordan when the vehicle they were in was involved in a crash.

28 Feb 2019 - 5:49AM

Close friends were reportedly on a driving tour in Jordan when the vehicle they were in was involved in a crash.

Hong Kong nurse killed and her friend severely injured in crash while on holiday in Jordan
Hong Kong couple killed themselves and their 7-year-old son, police say

The bodies were found in Evergreen Tower in Western Garden estate on Second Street. Authorities received a call from domestic aide who detected strong odour and suspected a gas leak.

26 Feb 2019 - 10:06AM

The bodies were found in Evergreen Tower in Western Garden estate on Second Street. Authorities received a call from domestic aide who detected strong odour and suspected a gas leak.

Hong Kong couple killed themselves and their 7-year-old son, police say
Mother thought to have attempted suicide arrested on suspicion of murdering son in Hong Kong

Police called to Shin Ming Estate in Tseung Kwan O on Saturday night find 23-year-old’s body on sofa.

27 Feb 2019 - 8:23PM

Police called to Shin Ming Estate in Tseung Kwan O on Saturday night find 23-year-old’s body on sofa.

Mother thought to have attempted suicide arrested on suspicion of murdering son in Hong Kong
Hong Kong customs seize US$16.7 million of smuggled goods including drugs, ivory, shark fins, cigarettes and frozen meat in Lunar New Year raids

During 27 day operation, customs detect about 1,300 smuggling cases.

12 Feb 2019 - 11:45AM

During 27 day operation, customs detect about 1,300 smuggling cases.

Hong Kong customs seize US$16.7 million of smuggled goods including drugs, ivory, shark fins, cigarettes and frozen meat in Lunar New Year raids
Government urged to explain how firm got go-ahead for work on Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge despite failing to submit 10,000 safety inspection documents

China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) was contracted to build HK$8.88 billion link road for Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, but two years after work was finished it still had not handed in paperwork.

11 Feb 2019 - 11:29PM

China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) was contracted to build HK$8.88 billion link road for Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, but two years after work was finished it still had not handed in paperwork.

Government urged to explain how firm got go-ahead for work on Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge despite failing to submit 10,000 safety inspection documents
Dee Poon, businesswoman and daughter of Hong Kong tycoon Dickson Poon, latest victim of burglary on The Peak

The break-in was detected by a domestic helper, and a bedroom and cloakroom were found ransacked. Poon is overseas and the financial loss from the case is not yet confirmed.

11 Feb 2019 - 9:14PM

The break-in was detected by a domestic helper, and a bedroom and cloakroom were found ransacked. Poon is overseas and the financial loss from the case is not yet confirmed.

Dee Poon, businesswoman and daughter of Hong Kong tycoon Dickson Poon, latest victim of burglary on The Peak
New woes for contractor in mega bridge fake test scandal Jacobs China as fraud allegations emerge over other Hong Kong projects

Various government departments have contacted law enforcement over suspected forged signatures in reports for contracts awarded to Jacobs China.

8 Feb 2019 - 10:59PM

Various government departments have contacted law enforcement over suspected forged signatures in reports for contracts awarded to Jacobs China.

New woes for contractor in mega bridge fake test scandal Jacobs China as fraud allegations emerge over other Hong Kong projects
Four injured and HK$1.7 million Ferrari destroyed in two-vehicle collision near popular Hong Kong tourist attraction

Collision between sports car and goods van on Ting Kok Road leads to delays on road near Tai Mei Tuk.

7 Feb 2019 - 9:03PM

Collision between sports car and goods van on Ting Kok Road leads to delays on road near Tai Mei Tuk.

Four injured and HK$1.7 million Ferrari destroyed in two-vehicle collision near popular Hong Kong tourist attraction
University students in Hong Kong fume over influx of mainland Chinese visitors taking campus tours

Students complain that tourists are taking up space in canteens and on shuttle buses.

1 Feb 2019 - 11:21PM

Students complain that tourists are taking up space in canteens and on shuttle buses.

University students in Hong Kong fume over influx of mainland Chinese visitors taking campus tours
Mainland Chinese touts arrested for selling tickets for Jacky Cheung’s Hong Kong Coliseum shows

Undercover police and immigration officers seize 46 tickets, some being offered at more than double face value.

29 Jan 2019 - 3:56PM

Undercover police and immigration officers seize 46 tickets, some being offered at more than double face value.

Mainland Chinese touts arrested for selling tickets for Jacky Cheung’s Hong Kong Coliseum shows
Legal profession rallies around senior counsel in Hong Kong inquiry into MTR’s Sha Tin-Central Link, after banners mocking him appear outside hearing

Paul Shieh, representing Leighton Contractors (Asia) in the shoddy work inquiry, was targeted by the banners, as was an expert witness. Lawyers remind public that counsel’s work should not be confused with their personal beliefs.

29 Jan 2019 - 3:50PM

Paul Shieh, representing Leighton Contractors (Asia) in the shoddy work inquiry, was targeted by the banners, as was an expert witness. Lawyers remind public that counsel’s work should not be confused with their personal beliefs.

Legal profession rallies around senior counsel in Hong Kong inquiry into MTR’s Sha Tin-Central Link, after banners mocking him appear outside hearing