Thursday, October 2, 2014   

Wildfire put out
(02-04 16:06)

Firefighters have finally put out a wildfire in Pat Sin Leng, near Plover Cove, after more than 40 hours. The fire line at one point extended beyond one kilometer before firemen managed to extinguish it. Helicopters from the government flying service were deployed to pour water over the fire. Investigations are under way into the cause of the blaze. --RTHK   
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China suspends HK tours: reports (09-30 18:15)
Printing error discovered in Hospital Authority system (09-30 18:04)
British PM reminds China of obligations over Hong Kong (09-30 17:32)
Minimum wage raised for foreign domestic helpers (09-30 17:28)
Occupy to open way for emergency services (09-30 17:14)
Emergency services disrupted: police (09-30 16:56)
Several bus routes remain closed (09-30 16:53)
Fiscal reserves at HK$711b (09-30 16:43)
China backs Hong Kong leaders against 'illegal' acts: govt (09-30 16:36)

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