Main frame: Protesters unite in HK, Inset (Left): Carrie Lam, Inset (Right): Chan Tong-kai (All Images: Reuters)

Hong Kong: China plans to replace Chief Executive Lam after unrest ends – meanwhile ‘no end in sight to unrest’

China is drawing up a plan to replace Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam with an “interim” chief executive once the protests settled down, the Financial Times reported. Meanwhile, the protests are showing... Read more »
Left: Press Release, Right: Reuters/Jorge Silva

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 »
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 »
Left: A Chinese military convoy moves towards HK border (Screengrab); Right: A pro-democracy protester waves a US national flag in Tsim Sha Tsui district | AFP

Chinese Tanks & American Flags

The world is watching Hong Kong – what had started as a protest against one particular bill has now widened to highlight several other grievances – the autonomy of the people of... Read more »
Riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters on August 5 on the streets of Hong Kong (Image: Issac Lawrence/AFP)

Hong Kong: Police battle protesters as strike paralyses Hong Kong

What started several months ago as demonstrations over an extradition bill that would have let people be sent to mainland China for trial have grown into a much broader backlash against the... Read more »
Protesters march during a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal in Hong Kong on June 9, 2019. // AFP PHOTO

A million Hong Kong people protest China extradition law, Hong Kong ‘vows to proceed’

The streets of Hong Kong erupted on Sunday and continued well towards Monday after pro-Beijing leaders agreed to pass a controversial extradition law. Hong Kong’s parliament is pushing for a bill that... Read more »