Saturday 28 November 2020
Home      All news      Contact us      RSS     
scmp - 30 days ago

Human remains at British embassy in Beijing and nibbling rat costs factory millions: headlines from 40 years ago

A rat costing a petrochemical factory millions of dollars in lost production, a neo-Nazi group sending a letter bomb to a member of the British parliament and human skeletons being dug up at the British embassy in Beijing made the headlines 40 years ago this week.October 26, 1980● An increasing number of Hong Kong fishermen were netting vast profits by smuggling luxury goods into villages and ports along China’s coast. More than HK$1 billion worth of silver coins, many buried in China since…


Latest News
Hashtags:   

Human

 | 

remains

 | 

British

 | 

embassy

 | 

Beijing

 | 

nibbling

 | 

costs

 | 

factory

 | 

millions

 | 

headlines

 | 

years

 | 

Sources