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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.

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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
Hong Kong man Jason Kwok crowned first ‘King of Kings’ after winning Cheung Chau Bun Festival scramble for third year in a row

Grabbing the glory in the women’s competition was nursing student Janet Kung Tsz-shan, her first victory after four appearances in the final.

13 May 2019 - 8:17AM

Grabbing the glory in the women’s competition was nursing student Janet Kung Tsz-shan, her first victory after four appearances in the final.

Hong Kong man Jason Kwok crowned first ‘King of Kings’ after winning Cheung Chau Bun Festival scramble for third year in a row
Hong Kong confirms first case of African swine fever – and orders cull of 6,000 pigs at Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse

Pig imported from mainland was first to test positive for disease, which poses no risk to humans but has crippled pork industry.

17 May 2019 - 10:31AM

Pig imported from mainland was first to test positive for disease, which poses no risk to humans but has crippled pork industry.

Hong Kong confirms first case of African swine fever – and orders cull of 6,000 pigs at Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse
Hong Kong police officers to face disciplinary hearing after allowing tear gas canisters to fall off their vehicle on Connaught Road in Central

Passing car hits box of canisters and releases clouds of gas. Officers raced to incident only to realise they were the cause.

9 May 2019 - 10:55PM

Passing car hits box of canisters and releases clouds of gas. Officers raced to incident only to realise they were the cause.

Hong Kong police officers to face disciplinary hearing after allowing tear gas canisters to fall off their vehicle on Connaught Road in Central
Hong Kong police respond to MTR calls after unruly, profanity spouting man goes off the rails at Lok Fu station

In a viral video, agitated man in his 20s uses his body to stop train and platform doors while shouting vulgar words in Cantonese.

5 May 2019 - 9:12PM

In a viral video, agitated man in his 20s uses his body to stop train and platform doors while shouting vulgar words in Cantonese.

Hong Kong police respond to MTR calls after unruly, profanity spouting man goes off the rails at Lok Fu station
Robbers attempt to steal backpack with HK$4 million after knife attack outside Whampoa MTR station in Hong Kong

One attacker was subdued at the scene by passers-by, but police are hunting for his accomplice. Incident occurred in broad daylight at busy road junction.

4 May 2019 - 12:49AM

One attacker was subdued at the scene by passers-by, but police are hunting for his accomplice. Incident occurred in broad daylight at busy road junction.

Robbers attempt to steal backpack with HK$4 million after knife attack outside Whampoa MTR station in Hong Kong
Catering worker arrested after Cathay Dragon cabin crew member accuses him of indecent assault at Hong Kong airport

The woman alleged the man assaulted her from behind and his genitals touched her buttocks.

2 May 2019 - 10:52AM

The woman alleged the man assaulted her from behind and his genitals touched her buttocks.

Catering worker arrested after Cathay Dragon cabin crew member accuses him of indecent assault at Hong Kong airport
Hong Kong customs officers arrest man with smuggled cigarettes and find a container from Bulgaria with 20 tonnes of contraband hookah tobacco

Cigarettes found in false compartments in a vehicle. Tobacco worth HK$13 million with duty potential of HK$46 million.

2 May 2019 - 11:15AM

Cigarettes found in false compartments in a vehicle. Tobacco worth HK$13 million with duty potential of HK$46 million.

Hong Kong customs officers arrest man with smuggled cigarettes and find a container from Bulgaria with 20 tonnes of contraband hookah tobacco
Driver in Hong Kong surrenders to police after travelling through tunnel of new Central-Wan Chai Bypass against direction of traffic

Footage from a motorist’s dash camera showed a black car travelling in the wrong direction through Central-Wan Chai Bypass tunnel with its hazard lights flashing.

29 Apr 2019 - 7:00AM

Footage from a motorist’s dash camera showed a black car travelling in the wrong direction through Central-Wan Chai Bypass tunnel with its hazard lights flashing.

Driver in Hong Kong surrenders to police after travelling through tunnel of new Central-Wan Chai Bypass against direction of traffic
Ocean Park’s six-year-old dolphin Cleo dies of unknown illness, as park mourns the loss of one of its ‘key animal ambassadors’

Female Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin was born and raised in the park’s Marine Mammal Breeding and Research Centre.

29 Apr 2019 - 6:36AM

Female Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin was born and raised in the park’s Marine Mammal Breeding and Research Centre.

Ocean Park’s six-year-old dolphin Cleo dies of unknown illness, as park mourns the loss of one of its ‘key animal ambassadors’
HK$20 million worth of drugs found after Hong Kong police ambush suspect in Tseung Kwan O

Officers seize 6kg of suspected heroin along with 38kg of cannabis.

26 Apr 2019 - 10:11AM

Officers seize 6kg of suspected heroin along with 38kg of cannabis.

HK$20 million worth of drugs found after Hong Kong police ambush suspect in Tseung Kwan O
Amnesty International in Hong Kong ‘targeted by state-sponsored hackers’

Cyberattack was consistent with those carried out by hostile groups linked to the Chinese government, London-based human rights organisation says.

26 Apr 2019 - 3:01PM

Cyberattack was consistent with those carried out by hostile groups linked to the Chinese government, London-based human rights organisation says.

Amnesty International in Hong Kong ‘targeted by state-sponsored hackers’
Two Cathay Pacific captains lose eyesight during flights, sparking investigations by Hong Kong’s Air Accident Investigation Authority

A spokeswoman says the airline is aware of the investigations and is cooperating fully with the Air Accident Investigation Authority.

25 Apr 2019 - 1:15AM

A spokeswoman says the airline is aware of the investigations and is cooperating fully with the Air Accident Investigation Authority.

Two Cathay Pacific captains lose eyesight during flights, sparking investigations by Hong Kong’s Air Accident Investigation Authority
Man dies at Hong Kong MTR station after falling from platform and being hit by a train

The victim, who was reportedly in his 40s, is believed to have fallen from the southbound platform at Tai Wai station.

23 Apr 2019 - 8:42AM

The victim, who was reportedly in his 40s, is believed to have fallen from the southbound platform at Tai Wai station.

Man dies at Hong Kong MTR station after falling from platform and being hit by a train
Four arrested in Hong Kong as police raid flat and seize more than 1,100 fake banknotes after spate of cases involving shops receiving counterfeit bills

Commercial Crime Bureau officers swooped on an Aberdeen flat after 34 incidents of shops in Sham Shui Po and other West Kowloon areas receiving counterfeit HSBC HK$500 and HK$100 bills since the middle of last month.

22 Apr 2019 - 9:55PM

Commercial Crime Bureau officers swooped on an Aberdeen flat after 34 incidents of shops in Sham Shui Po and other West Kowloon areas receiving counterfeit HSBC HK$500 and HK$100 bills since the middle of last month.

Four arrested in Hong Kong as police raid flat and seize more than 1,100 fake banknotes after spate of cases involving shops receiving counterfeit bills
Hong Kong customs arrest Nigerian woman who landed at airport with more than half a kilogram of cocaine hidden in her body

The Nigerian suspect arrived in Hong Kong on a flight from Lagos via Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

20 Apr 2019 - 2:25AM

The Nigerian suspect arrived in Hong Kong on a flight from Lagos via Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Hong Kong customs arrest Nigerian woman who landed at airport with more than half a kilogram of cocaine hidden in her body
President of Macau legislature Ho Iat-seng announces plan to run in election for leader of city

If elected chief executive, Ho Iat-seng, 61, says his priority will be livelihood issues and the casino hub’s economy.

19 Apr 2019 - 10:00AM

If elected chief executive, Ho Iat-seng, 61, says his priority will be livelihood issues and the casino hub’s economy.

President of Macau legislature Ho Iat-seng announces plan to run in election for leader of city
Andy Hui cheating scandal: Macau issues privacy warning to cabbies

Gambling hub’s data protection watchdog reminds public of new law surrounding digital recording devices in cars, while in Hong Kong incident has reopened debate on need for legislation.

18 Apr 2019 - 10:59PM

Gambling hub’s data protection watchdog reminds public of new law surrounding digital recording devices in cars, while in Hong Kong incident has reopened debate on need for legislation.

Andy Hui cheating scandal: Macau issues privacy warning to cabbies
Sham Shui Po shooting was fight over money says Hong Kong police chief as he reassures public city has tight gun control

Pedestrians told police two men had been fighting on Cheung Sha Wan Road near Kweilin Street at about 10pm, with one brandishing a section of pipe and the other holding a pistol.

13 Apr 2019 - 3:56PM

Pedestrians told police two men had been fighting on Cheung Sha Wan Road near Kweilin Street at about 10pm, with one brandishing a section of pipe and the other holding a pistol.

Sham Shui Po shooting was fight over money says Hong Kong police chief as he reassures public city has tight gun control
Roast pig-cutting ceremony at Hong Kong City University’s new vet clinic draws ire from activists who say it has killed animals before curing any

Two roast pigs were cut up for an opening ceremony of the new facility at City University in Hong Kong – a traditional ritual in the city – with senior management calling on all departments to abandon the practice in future.

12 Apr 2019 - 3:51PM

Two roast pigs were cut up for an opening ceremony of the new facility at City University in Hong Kong – a traditional ritual in the city – with senior management calling on all departments to abandon the practice in future.

Roast pig-cutting ceremony at Hong Kong City University’s new vet clinic draws ire from activists who say it has killed animals before curing any
Teenage boy at private Hong Kong secondary school seriously injured after being gouged in face with pen during fight with fellow pupil

Form Three student at Rosaryhill School in Happy Valley listed as being in a serious condition in hospital after fight with 17-year-old in changing room.

13 Apr 2019 - 12:48AM

Form Three student at Rosaryhill School in Happy Valley listed as being in a serious condition in hospital after fight with 17-year-old in changing room.

Teenage boy at private Hong Kong secondary school seriously injured after being gouged in face with pen during fight with fellow pupil
Stash of nude photos found after Hong Kong doctor arrested for snapping nurse in shower at Queen Mary Hospital, police say

At least two patients identified in pictures taken at 25-year-old’s previous workplace.

11 Apr 2019 - 3:57PM

At least two patients identified in pictures taken at 25-year-old’s previous workplace.

Stash of nude photos found after Hong Kong doctor arrested for snapping nurse in shower at Queen Mary Hospital, police say
Man turns himself in to Hong Kong police, saying he killed his Filipino wife in fight at To Kwa Wan flat

The 37-year-old, from Gambia, was arrested on suspicion of murder.

11 Apr 2019 - 8:57AM

The 37-year-old, from Gambia, was arrested on suspicion of murder.

Man turns himself in to Hong Kong police, saying he killed his Filipino wife in fight at To Kwa Wan flat
Body of Hong Kong canoeist missing for nearly 10 days may have been found near Zhuhai

Law Kwok-Kan, 43, was reported missing on March 31 after sailing to Tai O in a group of seven canoes. His family has not yet identified the body.

11 Apr 2019 - 2:29PM

Law Kwok-Kan, 43, was reported missing on March 31 after sailing to Tai O in a group of seven canoes. His family has not yet identified the body.

Body of Hong Kong canoeist missing for nearly 10 days may have been found near Zhuhai