Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015   




HKU students get apology on China warning
University of Hong Kong pro-vice chancellor Ian Holliday yesterday retracted a statement that in effect told students not willing to spend time in the mainland not to enroll at the university.

Woman on top Forbes list sues in DB sea view row
One of the world's top female entrepreneurs is suing the developer of Discovery Bay for building a multi-story project which she claims blocks the sea view of her luxury flat.

Ricky Wong program deal with ATV still being tuned
Cash-strapped Asia Television has been given an extra week to consider Ricky Wong Wai-kay's idea of it airing HKTV shows.

Twelve hurt in Metro stampede
Several people were hurt after a fainting passenger sparked a stampede on a train platform of the Shenzhen Metro.

Repairs on line at water-hit stations
Urgent repair work on water seepage at three MTR West Island Line stations University, Sai Ying Pun and Kennedy Town will take some time, the rail company's head of operations warned.

Doubling of health vouchers urged
The powerful doctors' lobby is urging the government to double the value of the elderly health-care voucher to HK$4,000 a year.

Snap-happy Nellie drives mum bananas
Catching up with pen friend TC, I was not surprised when she admitted that not only is she a huge dog-lover, but she admires elephants as well.

Couple survive after fig tree falls on car
A couple miraculously escaped serious injury after an 18-meter- tall tree fell on their car in Western District yesterday.

Hike in minimum wage sees influx of women
More than 180,000 women, two-thirds of whom are over 50, have joined the workforce since the minimum wage was introduced four years ago, the secretary for labor and welfare blogged.

Limiting visitors met with survey approval
Most North District residents believe the one-week- per-visit policy for Shenzhen residents could ease the problems with parallel goods trading, a DAB survey showed.



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