Issue: June 07, 2011   (Archive)
Wednesday, April 16, 2014   

Justice chief defends move in fugitive case
Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung defended the decision to make public the fact that his department no longer had the evidence to prosecute fugitive Ma Sik- chun.

Arsonist fear in Discovery Bay
Discovery Bay residents worry that an arsonist is lurking in the upmarket development on Lantau after six golf carts burned early yesterday.

Lawmakers warn of soaring costs
Lawmakers are fuming over the delay, saying it will hugely push up costs for the rail link.

Off the rails
The HK$67 billion Hong Kong section of the Express Rail Link to Guangzhou has been derailed by the weather and other difficulties.

Owners beware: toxin in pet food
You may be slowly killing your pet.

Tumor tactics boost liver cancer patients
Doctors at Queen Mary Hospital have come up with a new technique to remove liver tumors through surgery on patients previously ruled inoperable.

Bid to lift arrest warrant for fugitive rejected
The High Court has rejected an application by fugitive Ma Sik-chun to lift an arrest warrant against him even after the Department of Justice admitted it no longer had sufficient evidence to prosecute him.

Oh boy! Paralyzed gymnast becomes a mom
The former world-class gymnast who was tragically paralyzed while preparing for the 1998 Goodwill Games gave birth to a baby boy in Beijing yesterday.

Feasts fear hits home

Public officials in the mainland are running scared in the wake of a new directive to local authorities strongly discouraging them from hosting feasts.

Unrest spreads in eastern Ukraine
Pro-Russian separatists ignored an ultimatum to leave occupied government buildings in eastern Ukraine while another group of rebels attacked a police headquarters as a threatened military offensive by government forces failed to materialize.

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