Phoebe Yan

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Relatives of the Lamma Island ferry crash victims have publicised a letter they wrote to the chief executive, slamming the Marine Department for the accident and demanding an independent probe into its failings. Full story,

After six-month ordeal, taxi driver cleared of keeping 50-cent change

Hong Kong prides itself on its rule of law, but the law can sometimes be a harsh mistress.<p>Just ask taxi driver Tam Hoi-chi. Many months ago, he was …

We love our neighbours - but only if they're like us. So what's going on in "Asia's World City"? A whole lot of racism, it seems, at least if a new world map on people's attitudes towards race is to be believed. More than 7 out of 10 Hongkongers would not like to live next to people of a different race - the highest percentage in worldwide survey. Is this a fair reflection of Hong Kong? Tell us here

'Uncivilised behaviour' of tourists is harming China's image, admits VP Wang Yang

The dire manners and “uncivilised behaviour” of some Chinese tourists abroad are harming the country’s image, said a top official who lamented their …

Rush hour chaos as Hong Kong train derails in Tin Shui Wai, injuring 62 The accident happened shortly after 4pm when the two-carriage train was travelling near Ping Ha Road. The had departed from Hang Mei Tsuen station and was heading for Tong Fong Tsuen station, local media reported. At least three received serious injuries and were rushed to Tuen Mun Hospital, it said. Most other injured people suffered minor injuries. They received instant treatment on a roadside. Get the latest here