Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015   




Ferrari-smash driver races to get new one
A 43-year-old driver who wrote off his HK$4.5 million Ferrari has vowed to buy another one.

Back to normal after wild weather hits airport flights
Services at Hong Kong International Airport returned to normal yesterday after a weekend of chaos brought on by bad weather.

Money talks for those open to renewables
More than half of Hongkongers will consider installing renewable energy generating devices if they are compensated by power companies, a survey found.

Street action set to put heat on reform vote
More than a dozen pan-democratic parties and community groups plan to stage a rally against the government's political reform proposals on the last Sunday before a Legislative Council vote on the .

Shenzhen decider to be no august affair
Pan-democratic lawmakers have vowed to voice their opposition to the August 31 Beijing framework on political reform at a meeting in Shenzhen arranged in the hope of an 11th-hour breakthrough despite the grim reality of there being no chance that the central government will give in to their demands.

Boffins tell of Android data danger
Cleaning your Android phone by pressing the factory reset button does not wipe out all data, computer scientists have found.

Crackdown urged on illicit cigs trade
A lobby group is calling for heavier penalties on illicit tobacco.

Pack to rescue on slippery outing
It hadn't been a pleasant walk so far. The mist, a combination of the aftermath of the weekend's storms and the high humidity, was clammy and smelled of rotten vegetation.

Runway judicial review accepted
The High Court has accepted an application for a judicial review on the government's plan to build a third runway at the Chek Lap Kok airport.

Dream home goes for $3.26m in latest HOS sale
A lucky Home Ownership Scheme applicant has acquired a dream home for HK$3.26 million, the highest price fetched for the latest batch of HOS flats that were offered for sale.



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