Issue: March 22, 2006   (Archive)
Tuesday, September 16, 2014   




How `cheating' line went on e-mail to CIS
The wife of Secretary for Development Paul Chan Mo-po said she headed allegedly libelous e-mails as "head boy cheating" without thinking of the consequences, the Court of First Instance heard.

Lift plunge: court told of ropes snap
The four suspension ropes of a North Point lift that dropped a floor, severely injuring seven passengers, had all snapped, the Eastern Court heard yesterday.

No 8 signal raised as Kalmaegi sweeps in
Strong wind and heavy rain battered Hong Kong last night and early today as Typhoon Kalmaegi skirted Hong Kong on its way to the coast of Guangdong.

Watchdog warns on baby wipes
Using baby wipes instead of water may prove harmful to children, the consumer watchdog warns.

Special formula debunked for elderly
Healthy senior citizens on a balanced diet have no need for special milk powder.

Agitated dogs sniff out the problem
The dogs are quite good at letting me know what has been going on by the river since the last time we were there, as we stroll, amble, rush or jog depending on the weather or the rest of the day's plans.

Time runs out for car parks as gripes rise
Car park operators have been urged to base parking charges on duration following a 37 percent rise in the number of complaints concerning parking services.

Call to raise flu jab subsidy
Doctors have urged the government to raise the flu shot subsidy to HK$220.

Oxford calling select pair
A scholarship of at least HK$1.5 million each awaits two top secondary students from Hong Kong or the mainland to study at Oxford University.

Sizzle and soak as Kalmaegi churns closer
First you sizzle, then you get drenched - that's what the weathermen predict for Hongkongers today.



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