Hong Kong Pro-democracy activists plan for rally after another weekend of unrest

After another weekend of unrest in Chinese-ruled city Hong Kong, pro-democracy activists have planned to launch a rally against the government on Monday evening. The weekend’s clash between Protesters and Police involved... Read more »

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist appeals against sentence as more protests loom

(Reuters) – A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed for six years for rioting in 2016 appeared in court on Wednesday to appeal against his sentence, as anti-government protests showed no signs of... Read more »
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Two Nepalis amongst hundreds arrested in Hong Kong, city imposes ’emergency powers’

Hong Kong police have detained two Nepalis for allegedly ‘protesting’ against the nation. They have been identified as Jenny Rai and Rosemary Limbu (both students) and have been arrested since 1st October,... Read more »

Hong Kong anti-government protester shot in chest by riot police

A Hong Kong anti-government protester has been shot by a riot police officer, becoming the first kind of injury in the Pro- democracy demonstration in Hong Kong ongoing for four months now.... Read more »

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to hold dialogue with community to ease ongoing tensions

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that she and her team would hold dialogue sessions with the community next week, aiming to ease the months-long protests of sometimes violent,... Read more »

Hong Kong school students form human chain to express solidarity with protesters

Hundreds of uniformed school students on Monday took to the streets, forming a human chain as a gesture of support towards anti-government protesters in Hong Kong after another weekend of unrest and... Read more »

Hong Kong continues to protest; to take their democracy message to U.S. Consulate

Hong Kong Police have fired tear gas at anti-government protesters for a second night. The decision was taken in order to refrain them from accessing the airport as the unrest continues towards... Read more »

Hong Kong withdraws Extradition Bill from legislature

Hong Kong government has announced to withdraw the contradictory extradition bill from the legislature as a concession to end the months-long chaos in the city. Appearing on television on Wednesday which was... Read more »
Anti-extradition bill protesters march to demand democracy and political reforms, in Hong Kong, China August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Hong Kong leader sees ‘way out’ of chaos through dialogue

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide... Read more »
Pro-Hong Kong and pro- China protesters clash in Melbourne on Friday.

Hong Kong Protests spill over to Australia and Canada; clashes reported in Melbourne and Toronto

As hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong people continue their resistance at home – several hundreds Hong Kong supporters have taken the protests in other cities too. In response, just like Newton’s... Read more »