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South China Morning Post: They were nine ordinary women with an entrepreneurial spirit and a fierce passion for cricket – so it was appropriate that their team would be called Kowloon (Nine Dragons in Cantonese) Cantons. After three tournaments and two titles, the most successful...
Indian Express: US Congress irks China by nominating Hong Kong activists for Nobel Peace PrizeHong Kong approves ban on local ivory trading by 2021US says Hong Kong must tighten rules to enforce North Korea sanctions A notorious gangster and key accused in the...
Suryaa: Notorious criminal Ramanjit Singh alias Romi -- a mastermind of the sensational November 2016 Nabha jailbreak case -- has been arrested in Hong Kong and the Punjab Police will seek his extradition, official sources said on Friday. Romi -- against whom...
Hindustan Times: Punjab police have moved an application to the Union ministry of external affairs to take up extradition of Ramanjit Singh, alias Romi, a wanted gangster and alleged conspirator of the 2016 Nabha jailbreak, who was on Thursday detained in a robbery case in...
Hong Kong Standard: Consultants have submitted a 20-year plan to the government to develop the northern New Territories into a residential area that can house hundreds of thousands of people. The consultancy study lays out two proposals. The more ambitious...
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Hong Kong Standard: Teresa Cheng says not required to cite a particular article in the basic law to facilitate co-location. The Secretary for Justice, Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah, said today that the government does not have to...
South China Morning Post: A policeman was arrested in a police station in Happy Valley for stealing HK$8,000 (US$1,022) from an ATM, the force revealed on Thursday night. Lau, 38, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon – more than half a year after the alleged crime took place. He...
Hong Kong Standard: Previous NextStage and screen diva Lisa Wang Ming-chuen has made peace with the district management over the grand opening of the Xiqu Centre at the West Kowloon cultural hub. Wang heads the Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong, also known as Barwo, which...
Hong Kong Standard: More than 100 police officers went to popular hiking spots yesterday in search of illegal immigrant hideouts. They also gave out leaflets and asked hikers to stay alert against robberies. A patrol team of around 150 officers from the Tactical Unit, Police Dog...
Hong Kong Standard: Wheelock and Company (0020) gained HK$26 billion from property sales last year and expects more this year, says the developer's vice chairman, Stewart Leung Chi-kin. He still hopes that the government can work with developers and landlords in the New...
South China Morning Post: The dispute over who should lead the West Kowloon arts hub’s Cantonese opera theatre grand opening has been resolved, with performers’ group Barwo – or the Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong – announcing on Thursday that it would...
Hong Kong Standard: Legendary goalkeeper "AsianSteelGate" Chow Chee-keong has died at the age of 69. The Malaysian, who played in Hong Kong during the 1970s and is fondly remembered for arriving in a helicopter to play a match against Brazilian great Pele, died at the...