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Apple attacked by China for keeping crowdsourced police activity app in Hong Kong

Apple is under fire in China after an article in the state-owned media China Daily accused the tech giant of "helping [Hong Kong] rioters engage in m...

Apple attacked by China for keeping crowdsourced police activity app in Hong Kong

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Apple rejected an app in Hong Kong that helped protesters track police activity REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha The developer behind an app that helps people in Hong Kong keep track of police activity tweeted Tuesday that their appli...
12:16, 2019-10-03

Apple pulls controversial Hong Kong app again after being attacked by China state-run media Less than 24 hours after Apple received criticism from a state-run media company in China for reinstating the HKMap app in the App Store the tech gia...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Apple is getting slammed by both Republicans and Democrats for pulling an app used by Hong Kong protesters to monitor police activity (AAPL) Both Democrats and Republicans in Congress slammed Apple on Thursday for the company's decision to pull a Hong Kong protest app from the App Store. T...
00:20, 2019-10-11

China criticizes Apple for app that tracks Hong Kong police HONG KONG — Apple Inc. has become the latest company targeted for Chinese pressure over protests in Hong Kong after the ruling Communist Party’...
13:32, 2019-10-09

China Criticizes Apple For App That Tracks Hong Kong Police Movements (BEIJING) — Apple became the latest company targeted for Chinese pressure over protests in Hong Kong when the ruling Communist Party’s ma...
14:52, 2019-10-09

'Protecting rioters': China warns Apple over app that tracks Hong Kong police State media says ‘poisonous’ app made Apple an accomplice in the Hong Kong protestsChina’s state media has accused Apple of endorsing and protecting ...
13:04, 2019-10-09

China's grip on Apple tightens as it boots a Hong Kong police-tracking app and news app Quartz REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha It looks like Apple has kow-towed to Chinese censorship demands twice this week, taking an app off the App Store which le...
11:48, 2019-10-10

China takes aim at Apple over map app that helps Hong Kong protesters Apple is the latest American company to find itself under attack by China over the Hong Kong protest movement after the tech giant approved an app th...
17:36, 2019-10-09

Apple Removes App That Tracked Hong Kong Police Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to ...
06:08, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong protests: Apple pulls tracking app after China criticism Creators of HKmap.Live accused Apple of ‘political decision to suppress freedom’ in Hong KongApple has pulled an app that tracked the movements of Ho...
11:04, 2019-10-10

Apple’s Tim Cook meets China regulator after pulling Hong Kong app Apple CEO Tim Cook met the chief of China’s market regulator in Beijing on Thursday, the Chinese agency said, a week after the US firm was thrust int...
17:00, 2019-10-18

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests with tracking app Beijing's main state newspaper has said an app available for iPhones allows Hong Kongers to track the whereabouts of police. The paper has accused th...
10:48, 2019-10-09

Apple drops Hong Kong police-tracking app used by protesters The company says the app has been used to target and ambush police and to threaten public safety....
09:36, 2019-10-10

Apple yanks police-tracking app used by Hong Kong protesters Apple has removed an app that helped Hong Kong protesters track police movements, saying it was used to ambush law enforcement – a move that fo...
15:52, 2019-10-10

Apple pulls police-tracking app used by Hong Kong protesters Apple has removed an app that helped Hong Kong protesters track police movements, saying it was used to ambush law enforcement.Read More...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong police-tracking app removed from Apple store Apple justified the removal of the app, saying that it violated its rules because it was used to ambush police and by criminals who used it to victim...
06:20, 2019-10-10

Cowardly kowtowing to China means Hong Kong blood is on Apple’s hands Apple has given into Chinese government demands yet again, this time imperiling the safety of Hong Kong residents in the process.Read More...
19:40, 2019-10-10

Apple Removes App That Helps Hong Kong Protesters Track the Police Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to ...
20:56, 2019-10-10

China backs police in Hong Kong unrest Beijing has urged protesters to renounce violence, saying it's having a "disheartening" effect on the economy. The mainland government said it "stron...
10:04, 2019-07-29

Apple chief defends decision to pull Hong Kong police-tracking app The head of Apple defended the tech giant’s removal from its App Store an app that allows Hong Kong protesters to see the location of police....
18:44, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong police, protesters clash ahead of China’s National Day Riot police repeatedly fired blue liquid — used to identify protesters — from a water cannon truck and multiple volleys of tear gas after demonstrato...
14:08, 2019-09-29

Apple has approved an app which lets Hong Kong protesters track the police after initially rejecting it (AAPL) Anthony Kwan/Getty Images An app that lets people track the location of Hong Kong police is now available on the App Store. Apple initially rejected ...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Satellite photos appear to show China’s armed police force near Hong Kong Chinese state media claimed that the exercises had been planned before hand and were not directly related to the unrest in Hong Kong....
15:20, 2019-08-14

China defends Hong Kong police, blames Western forces for violent protests A Chinese official said some in the West have applied "strange logic" that has made them sympathetic and tolerant to "violent crimes."...
16:16, 2019-07-29

Hong Kong: police fire teargas at protesters outside China liaison office - video Hong Kong authorities stepped up security around China's main representative office on Sunday as crowds rallied and protests broke out, with anger si...
15:40, 2019-07-28

Trump just congratulated China's dictators while police brutally crackdown on pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong Tyrone Siu/Reuters As President Donald Trump on Tuesday congratulated China on 70 years of Communist Party rule, Republicans in Congress slammed Beij...
22:36, 2019-10-01

Tim Cook sent a memo to employees explaining why he stands by Apple’s decision to remove an app used by Hong Kong protesters to track police (AAPL) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images In a memo to employees, Apple CEO Tim Cook stood by the company's decision to remove an app from the App Store used by H...
23:56, 2019-10-10

The horrifying moment as Hong Kong reporter livestreams being attacked A man in a pink shirt and jeans is seen hitting out at people with a stick over the barrier of a train’s passenger gantry. In the next moment, he run...
17:44, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong protests: Violence as protesters are attacked by masked assailants at metro station Violence erupted in Hong Kong last night as dozens of masked men stormed a train station and attacked protesters....
10:20, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas as pro-China supporters tear down 'Lennon Walls' Hong Kong erupted in further clashes after pro-China supporters tore down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages....
13:08, 2019-09-21

China warns US: 'Hong Kong belongs to China' China took a belligerent tone amid a torrent of condemnations of the beatings inflicted by pro-Beijing gangs who attacked protesters in Hong Kong....
21:40, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong police claim without providing evidence that hardcore groups of protesters have called for 'murdering' police Screenshot/Hong Kong Police Hong Kong police warned that planned protests on Tuesday would bring "extreme danger" to the city. China on Tuesday is ma...
10:04, 2019-10-01

Apple bans Hong Kong protest location app The smartphone app provides information about the location of police and where tear gas was being used....
14:12, 2019-10-03

Apple approves Hong Kong protest location app The firm had said the app, which shows protesters where the police are, "enabled illegal activity"....
15:24, 2019-10-07

Few convinced by Apple's case for Hong Kong app removal Apple's removal of an app used to track Hong Kong police leads to claims it was bowing to Beijing pressure....
04:20, 2019-10-11

Tim Cook defends Apple's removal of Hong Kong mapping app Apple chief said in a letter HKmap.live was ‘used maliciously to target’ officers as claim was disputed by those on the groundTim Cook has written to...
23:04, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong startup challenges Android-Apple dominance The KaiOS is powering some of the world's cheapest, fastest-selling mobile phones, which are helping millions get online, especially in India and Afr...
17:36, 2019-07-26

Apple drops Hong Kong tracking app following Chinese criticism iPhone manufacturer Apple has removed a smartphone app criticized by China for aiding anti-government protesters in Hong Kong. Apple said the app had...
09:24, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong protests: 'This discontent is really about China' More than a million Hong Kongers have taken to the streets to protest against a Beijing-backed extradition bill. But are the rallies more about publi...
17:00, 2019-06-13

China 'won't allow' Hong Kong discussion at G20 summit China has insisted that protests in Hong Kong will not be on the G20 agenda in Japan this weekend. US President Donald Trump intends to bring up the ...
12:36, 2019-06-24

Why China won't send the tanks into Hong Kong There are reasons why the paramilitary troops of the Peoples Armed Police have not yet rolled across the border crossing at Shenzhen to crush the pro...
16:48, 2019-08-15

Opinion: China pulling the strings in Hong Kong The message of the mass protests in Hong Kong is clear: China's interference is not welcome. But city leaders aren't listening. The basic principle o...
20:08, 2019-06-16

China vows no ‘mercy’ for Hong Kong protesters Chinese authorities accused Hong Kong demonstrators of engaging in "terrorism" and promised to stamp out protests mercilessly after a weekend of brut...
23:40, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protesters ask for British help in pressuring China The Chinese-ruled territory has been rocked by weeks of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests, with demonstrators angry about what they see as cre...
05:16, 2019-09-15

China vows to crack down on Hong Kong protesters ​China on Tuesday warned the criminals they claim are behind weeks-long protests in Hong Kong not to “play with fire” and ​vowed to crack...
17:48, 2019-08-06

China willing to use military to crush Hong Kong protests China is willing to use military force in Hong Kong to quell anti-Beijing protests if the local government cannot contain the political crisis....
23:00, 2019-07-24

US and China row over 'dangerous' Hong Kong reports on diplomat The US has slammed Chinese-backed media in Hong Kong for their reports on a US envoy who met pro-democracy activists. China is trying to frame mass p...
11:04, 2019-08-10

China scapegoats US to set stage for Hong Kong crackdown China is accusing the United States of orchestrating the Hong Kong protests to set the stage for a military crackdown, a rhetorical tactic that harde...
05:52, 2019-08-15

Tension in Hong Kong on eve of anniversary of China handover Pro- and anti-government demonstrators rally, with mass protest planned on MondayThousands of pro-government protesters have rallied outside the gove...
17:32, 2019-06-30

Employee at UK's consulate in Hong Kong detained in China Detention comes amid more than two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong An employee at the UK’s consulate in Hong Kong has been detained by ...
09:12, 2019-08-20

'They will definitely take revenge': how China could respond to the Hong Kong protests Hong Kong has seen its biggest political crisis in decades, but Beijing cannot afford to let the dissent go unpunishedThe Communist Party has always ...
04:12, 2019-06-30

China will not allow G20 to discuss Hong Kong, says foreign minister Foreign powers have no right to interfere in ‘internal affair’, says Zhang Jun, as Beijing also calls for trade compromise China has said it will not...
17:24, 2019-06-24

Sieren's China: In Hong Kong, it's time for compromise Beijing is not doing itself any favors with its current tactics dealing with protesters in Hong Kong. Frank Sieren thinks the concerns of the protest...
00:16, 2019-08-31

China and the NBA are coming to blows over a pro-Hong Kong tweet. Here's why. Will Newton/Getty Images The NBA and China are locked in an escalating feud sparked by a tweet that voiced support for protests in Hong Kong. The feu...
08:16, 2019-10-11

China, Hong Kong double down on extradition bill Beijing warned against "outside interference" in Hong Kong politics as it promised to support the city's government. Hundreds of thousands took to th...
11:08, 2019-06-10

Carrie Lam: China intervention in Hong Kong can't be ruled out Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced on Tuesday that she won't rule out intervention from Beijing to deal with protesters in Hong Kong. She stressed...
07:36, 2019-10-08

Sieren’s China: A revolutionary spark in Hong Kong Clamping down hard on protests in Hong Kong will only help in the short term. Beijing has not yet understood that many young Hong Kong citizens are e...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong's struggle against China's new Iron Curtain Anyone who loves the unique culture of Hong Kong can sympathize with the demonstrators who are protesting the latest step in a long process of Hong K...
18:56, 2019-06-24

Hong Kong is a SAR of China — What that means and how it affects protests Protesters in Hong Kong believe the civil rights granted to the special administrative region are at stake....
19:52, 2019-07-09

Hong Kong critical to China but uncertainty reigns China doesn't need the former Crown colony quite as much as it did back in 1997 when it switched from British rule. But the Special Administrative Re...
14:04, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protesters take to streets despite police ban Activists bring traffic to standstill on 13th weekend of protests after wave of arrests on Friday Thousands of demonstrators have defied a police ban...
11:00, 2019-08-31

Firebombs set off near 2 Hong Kong police stations HONG KONG (AP) — Authorities in Hong Kong are investigating apparent firebomb attacks outside the police headquarters and a police station. Police sa...
13:24, 2019-06-07

Demonstrators and police clash in Hong Kong Police use pepper spray and truncheons after peaceful march in border districtClashes broke out between police and protesters in Hong Kong on Saturda...
15:48, 2019-07-13

Hong Kong protests: Incredible pictures show thousands line the streets of Hong Kong in protest over extradition law Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through the streets of Hong Kong in protest over government-sponsored legislation that would allow peopl...
23:24, 2019-06-09

China says violent Hong Kong protests are 'totally intolerable' Beijing’s liaison office says storming of parliament is ‘an extreme challenge’ to the rule of lawThe Chinese government has issued a strong condemnat...
08:12, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong youth vow to fight on as China gets tough on protest Democracy activists worry that Beijing’s hardline attitude will result in a vicious circle of violenceWhen hundreds of protesters stormed Hong Kong’s...
12:04, 2019-07-07

Hong Kong Is the Latest Tripwire for Tech Firms in China Blizzard, Apple, and Google remove signs of support for pro-democracy protesters, in apparent concessions to the politics underlying the Chinese mark...
00:48, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong rejects democracy rally on China's National Day A Hong Kong appeals board has upheld a ban on an anti-government demonstration planned for Tuesday's 70th anniversary of the founding of communist Ch...
13:36, 2019-09-30

China Plays ‘Fight the Landlord’ to Tame Hong Kong State media puts pressure on Li Ka-shing, a powerful property tycoon, showing the Communist Party’s view of business as a means of control....
12:08, 2019-09-30

More violence grips Hong Kong ahead of China’s National Day HONG KONG — Protesters and police clashed in Hong Kong for a second straight day on Sunday, throwing the semiautonomous Chinese territory’s business ...
20:48, 2019-09-29

China warns Hong Kong protesters of severe repercussions Demonstrators in Hong Kong should not underestimate China's "immense strength," a government official has warned. Unrest has reached new levels in re...
09:56, 2019-08-06

China to Hong Kong protesters: Do not ‘mistake restraint for weakness’ Protests have swelled into a broader backlash against the government of the Asian financial hub and its political masters in Beijing....
14:28, 2019-08-06

Hong Kong prepares for China's National Day amid protests As China's National Day approaches, Hong Kong's pro-democracy demonstrators are hoping to cast a shadow over celebrations. The city's authorities hav...
15:16, 2019-09-30

Hong Kong protesters target traders from mainland China Thousands of Hong Kongers once again took to the streets in protest, this time to vent out their anger at traders from mainland China who buy goods i...
17:16, 2019-07-13

'A cop said I was famous': China accuses foreigners in Hong Kong of being 'agents' Chinese state media and pro-Beijing lawmakers post images of westerners to stoke suspicions of ‘external forces’ Westerners living in Hong Kong are b...
09:20, 2019-07-31

Protests escalate as Hong Kong marks handover to China HONG KONG — A small group of protesters smashed out the bottom of a floor-to-ceiling window at Hong Kong’s legislature Monday as a crowd of tho...
12:28, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong marks handover to China with ceremony and protests HONG KONG (AP) — The Hong Kong government has marked the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony’s return to China, as police faced off w...
03:36, 2019-07-01

Opinion: Could China send the military to occupy Hong Kong? The people of semiautonomous Hong Kong are right to be concerned about China's government. The FAZ journalist Peter Sturm explores the mainland's pot...
20:40, 2019-07-27

UK warns Hong Kong, China over anti-government protests Senior UK officials have said Hong Kong should not use protests as a "pretext for repression." The UK's foreign secretary said there would be "seriou...
21:40, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong prepares for more protests on anniversary of handover to China A protest march has been called for Monday, the third in three weeks, this one on the 22nd anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong to China on July ...
14:20, 2019-06-30

China accuses UK of supporting violent Hong Kong protests Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism" and reminded the former colonial power of Hong Kong's status. Fore...
11:40, 2019-07-04

Rights under threat: how China is bringing Hong Kong to heel Beijing has chipped away at the city’s autonomy for 22 years – and protests reflect growing angerIn the 22 years since Hong Kong reverted to Chinese ...
15:08, 2019-07-05

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam's injuries were not life-thre...
13:28, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong protests continue, expand to oppose China What began as a protest against an extradition bill has ballooned into a fundamental challenge to the way Hong Kong is governed — and the role of the...
04:52, 2019-07-17

Hong Kong Takes a Symbolic Stand Against China Tech The first major place in China to rebel against Beijing’s technologies of control is one of the last not yet fully under their thrall....
11:24, 2019-10-03

Pro-China supporters tear down Hong Kong's 'Lennon Walls' Action against symbol of democracy protests could lead to renewed trouble on city’s streets Groups of pro-China supporters have pulled down “Lennon W...
06:48, 2019-09-21

British Consulate staffer in Hong Kong detained in China A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in mainland China for more than 10 days, according to his girlfriend, who c...
16:16, 2019-08-20

US hits back at China for targeting diplomat in Hong Kong State department condemns ‘dangerous’ reports identifying US envoy after supposed meeting with activistsOfficial Chinese media reports about a US dip...
03:56, 2019-08-10

Hong Kong protests call for democracy, rally for China Pro-democracy and pro-government demonstrators have rallied in Hong Kong, highlighting the political divide in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
15:28, 2019-08-17

China waits out Hong Kong protests, but backlash looms China’s international image has suffered from its mass incarceration of members of its Uighur Muslim minority and aggressive moves in the foreign pol...
04:16, 2019-08-10

Trump says China is sending troops to Hong Kong border President Trump on Tuesday tweeted out an alert on turmoil in Honk Kong, saying China is massing troops the border. “Our Intelligence has informed us...
21:12, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over treaty with mainland China Lawmakers in Hong Kong pushed and shoved each other, requiring at least one to be carried off in a gurney, inside the island territory’s parlia...
18:48, 2019-05-11

Hong Kong protests: China holds exercises near border The exercises are likely meant to send a message from Beijing to pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, although analysts believe the Chinese governm...
15:12, 2019-08-15

Pressure on Hong Kong rises over China extradition bill The center of Hong Kong remained tense as opposition continued to the draft extradition bill allowing people to be sent to China. International conce...
06:56, 2019-06-13

China will not ‘sit on its hands’ if Hong Kong protests get worse: U.K. ambassador He would not go into detail about what measures Beijing might take, or when the situation might be judged to be out of control....
14:24, 2019-08-15

Why Hong Kong protesters are afraid of China’s creeping ‘justice’ Activists and business leaders are afraid a new extradition law in Hong Kong will destroy the freedoms that set it apart from mainland China....
19:56, 2019-06-12

'We can't do anything': China accused of muffling voices of Hong Kong supporters Advocacy groups say activists in mainland China are being threatened or detained for posting messages of support or retweeting news stories Chen Simi...
04:44, 2019-09-11

Sieren's China: Hong Kong is losing room to maneuver There is no doubt that Hong Kong belongs to China. But DW's Frank Sieren does not believe fugitives on the island should be extradited to the mainlan...
00:24, 2019-06-14

Hong Kong divided as protesters rally for democracy, China The dueling demonstrations highlighted the political divide in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
17:00, 2019-08-17

'China is in uncharted territory with Hong Kong protests': Ai Weiwei Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei has told DW that Beijing could "crush" Hong Kong protesters anytime. The two sides have reached a deadlock in the ...
17:04, 2019-08-07

China’s military to implement ‘new’ contributions to Hong Kong’s stability The announcement, which was cited by the People's Liberation Army garrison, comes after a routine troop rotation of fresh Chinese troops into Hong Ko...
05:56, 2019-08-29

The Latest: China supports Hong Kong extradition bill HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on a protest in Hong Kong against amendments to its extradition laws (all times local): 5:30 p.m. China says it supports ...
11:36, 2019-06-10

China’s National Day fireworks cancelled in Hong Kong due to protests The city issued a terse statement saying the show over its famed Victoria Harbour had been canceled “in view of the latest situation and having regar...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Elderly in Hong Kong looking to China for affordable care in retirement After spending time with his 84-year-old mother in a senior care home in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, David Lee walked up to the supervisor...
06:24, 2019-08-20

British government's Hong Kong intervention riles China Dominic Raab, the foreign secretary, underlines ‘one country, two systems’ in call to Carrie Lam, the Hong Kong chief executiveChina has lashed out a...
18:28, 2019-08-11

West reluctant to criticize China over Hong Kong stance Clashes in Hong Kong have grown more violent and Beijing has ramped up its intimidation tactics as protests enter their 11th week. But so far, the We...
23:52, 2019-08-14

China pressuring corporations to crack down on Hong Kong protesters A major airline company is investigating “rumors circulating online” that employees are drafting a letter supporting the Hong Kong protests as China ...
01:16, 2019-08-20

Facebook and Twitter Say China Is Spreading Disinformation in Hong Kong The social media companies removed accounts and said they were sowing divisive messages about the Hong Kong protests....
21:40, 2019-08-19

China blames US for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists' The US should stop sending the wrong signals to "violent" protesters in Hong Kong, China has warned. Washington has raised a travel warning as furthe...
13:20, 2019-08-08

What’s at stake for China’s economy as Hong Kong protests drag on? Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent....
21:56, 2019-09-05

GOP senator calls for China boycott as Hong Kong rages Americans should boycott Chinese products in response to the intensifying political crisis in Hong Kong, a Republican lawmaker urged amid rumors Beij...
01:04, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests: bring back app or risk 'complicity' in repression, Apple told US lawmakers including Ted Cruz and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez write to Tim Cook urging him to restore HKMapp app A bipartisan group of seven prominent...
04:16, 2019-10-19

Hong Kong Dispatch: A Trump Bump for Hong Kong’s Last Commercial Cantonese Opera Theater Seeking new audiences, a troupe goes for something other than the traditional realm of historic battles, lost loves and palace drama. And it found Pr...
11:40, 2019-05-08

Police and protesters clash throughout Hong Kong on third day of unrest Authorities fire teargas and rubber bullets at demonstrators who defied ban on rallyingA very modern protest: Hongkongers take struggle to UKHong Kon...
22:00, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police use tougher tactics against protesters Hong Kong police have resorted to harsher-than-usual tactics to suppress protesters this week in the city’s most violent turmoil in decades. Po...
13:04, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protesters in fresh standoff with police Demonstrators went ahead with a banned march to mark the fifth anniversary of Beijing's move to curtail elections. A hardcore of protesters threw pet...
12:56, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong police clash with protesters at airport Chaotic scenes were reported outside Hong Kong's airport after police used pepper spray on protesters who blocked a police van. Flights at the airpor...
18:24, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong police retake parliament from protesters Hong Kong police have regained control of the city's parliament after hundreds of protesters ransacked the building....
01:16, 2019-07-02

Police say man who stabbed Hong Kong actor is schizophrenic Police in southern China say the man who stabbed veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam at an event suffers from paranoid schizophrenia...
06:16, 2019-07-21

Hong Kong police clash with pro-democracy protesters Activists have accused the police of using "excessive force" against protesters in Hong Kong. But the government has defended the violent escalation,...
02:44, 2019-07-08

Police and protesters clash in second Hong Kong town Standoff in Sha Tin over extradition bill comes one day after unrest in Sheung ShuiClashes have erupted again between police and protesters in Hong K...
16:24, 2019-07-14

Police, protesters prepare for another showdown in Hong Kong Protesters and police are preparing for a likely showdown in central Hong Kong, one day after clashes led to 11 arrests and left at least two dozen i...
06:08, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police shoot protester in chest A demonstrator was shot in the chest at point-blank range during a clash with the police. It is the first injury from a live round in nearly four mon...
14:16, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas at protesters Protesters in Hong Kong have defied police demonstration bans and taken to the streets. Police used tear gas on protesters at a number of locations a...
16:44, 2019-08-11

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters Authorities had warned protesters against gathering outside an authorized route, saying they would intervene if necessary. Protesters had gathered to...
16:12, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong police arrest 20 as protests continue On Saturday police fired multiple tear gas rounds in confrontations with black-clad activists in the city's Kowloon area, the latest escalation after...
06:04, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong police arrest 20 people after protests The first of two protests planned for Sunday has kicked off after a night of violent demonstrations. China's official news agency has warned that Bei...
13:40, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong police to mark protesters with colored dye Police in Hong Kong say they will spray protesters for identification purposes. China's official news agency has warned that Beijing will not let the...
17:00, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong protests against police continue in third day of unrest Thousands gather after police charged peaceful demonstrators on SaturdayA very modern protest: Hongkongers take struggle to UK Thousands of demonstra...
15:40, 2019-07-28

How Hong Kong protesters avoid police surveillance Protesters in Hong Kong use low and high-tech ways to avoid being monitored by the authorities....
01:24, 2019-09-26

China’s Soft-Power Failure: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests Beijing wants greater sway over global public opinion. Instead, its propaganda outlets make Chinese leaders look like bullies....
19:44, 2019-08-20

China warns Canada to stay out of Hong Kong extradition fight The warning came mere hours after Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland put out a statement reiterating Canada’s concerns about the planned law....
19:56, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong tense as China marks 70 years of Communist rule Festivities have begun to celebrate 70 years of Communist Party rule in the People's Republic of China. The semiautonomous territory of Hong Kong has...
05:16, 2019-10-01

Jeremy Hunt warns China on Hong Kong freedom pact Britain warned China today that there would be "serious consequences" if it breaches a historic pact protecting freedoms in Hong Kong....
14:52, 2019-07-02

Here’s how Hong Kong protests could give China a chance to tighten its grip Millions of people have taken to Hong Kong’s streets in recent weeks to protest against a now-suspended extradition bill....
17:40, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong officials unaware if China is preparing to send in military ​T​op Hong Kong police officials on Thursday said they were not aware of any plan to use Chinese troops to crush mass protests that have paralyzed th...
20:16, 2019-08-15

China slams UK over Hong Kong comments and warns against interfering in unrest China has launched a stinging attack on Britain for interfering in Hong Kong and said the Government has made "inappropriate remarks" on the country'...
18:32, 2019-07-03

Hong Kong official unaware if China is preparing to send in military ​T​op Hong Kong police officials on Thursday said they were not aware of any plan to use Chinese troops to crush mass protests that have paralyzed th...
19:52, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protests: envoy says China has 'power to quell unrest' China’s ambassador to UK also accuses British politicians of ‘colonial mindset’China has issued its most pointed threat yet to pro-democracy proteste...
18:48, 2019-08-15

Cathay denounced for firing Hong Kong staff on China’s orders Airline sacks pilot and union official under pressure from Beijing over support for protestsHundreds of demonstrators gathered in Hong Kong on Wednes...
17:32, 2019-08-28

Hong Kong: Angela Merkel says China must 'guarantee' rights and freedoms ‘In the current situation, everything must be done to avoid violence,’ German chancellor says in BeijingThe German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has sai...
06:44, 2019-09-07

Why China fears sending the tanks into Hong Kong | Howard W French A crackdown could alienate the mainland’s middle class and damage Xi Jinping’s standingTwo decades ago, many scholars began predicting that as China’...
07:52, 2019-10-16

Blizzard reinstates Hong Kong protestor’s prize, says “China had no influence” Blizzard banned pro Hearthstone winner for supporting free Hong Kong and took away his prize money. It would be SUCH A SHAME if Mei became a symbol o...
04:08, 2019-10-12

China’s Soft-Power Fail: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests Beijing wants greater sway over global public opinion. Instead, its propaganda outlets make Chinese leaders look like bullies....
17:36, 2019-08-20

Hong Kong Celebrities Who Support Protests Pay a Heavy Price From China For many stars whose careers depend on mainland China, the blacklisting of a Cantopop singer served as a warning that the Communist Party has a low t...
17:12, 2019-07-05

UK: Hong Kong staff member missing after visiting China's Shenzhen A Hong Kong British consulate employee remains missing after a trip to mainland China, according to Britain’s Foreign Office. It says it’s "extremely...
11:12, 2019-08-20

Facebook and Twitter: It Sure Looks Like China's Spreading Bullshit About Hong Kong Protesters Social media giants Facebook and Twitter this week disclosed their responses to what they characterized as coordinated disinformation campaigns origi...
06:40, 2019-08-20

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam refuses to rule out asking China for help to quell protests Leader feels city authorities can handle situation but says no option can be ruled out Hong Kong’s leader has said she would not rule out asking for ...
07:32, 2019-10-08

Hong Kong's 'be water' protests leave China casting about for an enemy Beijing’s worldview cannot conceive of a leaderless movement: there have to be saboteurs behind itOn Friday morning, as Hong Kong woke up, the news c...
10:04, 2019-08-30

China asserts authority to declare state of emergency in Hong Kong China said it has the legal power to declare a state of emergency in Hong Kong if unrest continues and cited specific measures the city’s chief...
18:56, 2019-09-03

Anti-government protests in Hong Kong on anniversary of China handover Mostly young, masked demonstrators block key roads as city braces for rally on landmark dateAnti-government protesters in Hong Kong took over key roa...
02:32, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong's 'be water' protests leaves China casting about for an enemy Beijing’s worldview cannot conceive of a leaderless movement: there have to be saboteurs behind itOn Friday morning, as Hong Kong woke up, the news c...
09:08, 2019-08-30

China warns Canada to ‘stop meddling’ in Hong Kong affairs Canada's foreign ministry had no immediate response. Canada has about 300,000 citizens living in Hong Kong, the ministry has said....
02:20, 2019-08-19

UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong, says family Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say relatives and friends, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hon...
06:40, 2019-08-24

China bans imports of black clothes to Hong Kong — report China has banned exports of black clothing to Hong Kong, media report. On Thursday, security dragged lawmakers out of the regional parliament for dem...
22:12, 2019-10-17

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China BEIJING — Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China. Police say his injuries are not life-threate...
10:04, 2019-07-20

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at event in China Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China...
10:28, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed in stomach at event in China Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China....
11:40, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong a ‘vital’ test case for the West on China: experts "Hong Kong is a vital human rights test case for Canadian foreign policy," says former diplomat....
23:44, 2019-08-13

Fears of China’s reach fuel Hong Kong protesters’ use of masks As paranoid as that sounds, the lengths to which Hong Kong protesters go to conceal their identities are a consequence of living in the shadow of Big...
04:52, 2019-10-05

China attacks Pelosi for siding with pro-democracy Hong Kong activists “We urge the US to stop bolstering radical violent forces in Hong Kong that advocate Hong Kong independence and stop intensifying words and actions t...
20:32, 2019-09-19

Hong Kong protests fortify Taiwan, and the West, against China's expansion Mass protests against Chinese President Xi Jinping’s attempt to encroach on Hong Kong’s judicial system have fortified neighboring Taiwan and other U...
13:04, 2019-06-26

Hong Kong protests: China blames 'black hands' of US for unrest Foreign affairs ministry and state media accuse US of seeking to bring down the region Beijing has blamed political unrest in Hong Kong on “black han...
07:40, 2019-07-24

Hong Kong Protests Explode on 70th Anniversary of Communist China China’s Communist Party celebrated its 70th anniversary on Tuesday. But while President Xi Jinping was overseeing a massive military parade in Tianan...
01:44, 2019-10-02

Versace apologizes to China after Hong Kong, Macau T-shirt gaffe A Versace T-shirt caused an international stir after it listed Hong Kong and Macau as countries....
18:36, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protest against China explained: Why is there an airport shut down? What do demonstrators want? Hong Kong has been hit by a series of anti-government protests recently over a perceived erosion of freedoms under Chinese rule....
15:52, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protests kick off amid China army concerns Protesters have gathered in Hong Kong to demand expanded democratic rights and autonomy from mainland China. Some are worried that police might use v...
12:12, 2019-08-03

Activist Hong Kong singer faces down China at UN rights body Hong Kong pop singer Denise Ho has taken a message of defiance against China to the U.N.’s top human rights body, pitting her star power against its ...
03:08, 2019-07-09

China calls for Hong Kong to swiftly punish ‘radical’ protesters Beijing offers full support to region’s leader in rare remarks from government officeChina has offered its full support to Hong Kong’s embattled lead...
13:36, 2019-07-29

Hong Kong activist's visit to Berlin draws anger from China Beijing criticises German foreign minister over meeting with Joshua WongThe Chinese government has expressed its anger with Germany’s foreign ministe...
19:28, 2019-09-10

China Attacks Hong Kong Protesters With Fake Social Posts Twitter and Facebook say they’ve taken down misinformation campaigns from China that cast pro-democracy activists as ISIS members and cockroaches....
03:00, 2019-08-20

Hong Kong singer-protester faces China at UN rights body Hong Kong pop singer Denise Ho has taken a message of defiance against China to the U.N.’s top human rights body, denouncing “deceitful promises” by ...
16:24, 2019-07-08

Twitter accuses China of anti-Hong Kong protest campaign China sowed political discord and undermined the protest movement in Hong Kong on Twitter, the company has said. The social media platform notified F...
02:28, 2019-08-20

Hong Kong’s leader warns China’s military could step in if ‘situation becomes so bad’ Lam urges foreign critics to accept the reality that the four months of protests marked by a sharp escalation in violence was no longer "a peaceful m...
06:24, 2019-10-08

Apple's Tim Cook to serve as chairman at Chinese business school amid Hong Kong protests Apple CEO Tim Cook has been appointed chairman of the advisory board for Tsinghua University's economics school in Beijing, according to the South Ch...
03:36, 2019-10-22

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with a Chinese state regulator days after controversially booting a Hong Kong map app from the App Store Apple CEO Tim Cook met with the chief of China's market regulator on Thursday in Beijing. Cook and Xiao Yaqing, the head of China's State Administrat...
12:32, 2019-10-18

Hong Kong riot police clash with airport protesters Batons and pepper spray used on demonstrators as flights suspended for second dayPolice armed with batons and pepper spray have clashed with thousand...
20:56, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong police arrest 28 activists on eve of planned protests Former student leaders among those detained in move critics say is attempt to deter protesters from planned rallyHong Kong police have launched a wav...
20:00, 2019-08-30

Hong Kong protester 'critical' after being shot by police – 15 more injured The man was reportedly shot in the chest with a live round by police as protests overshadowed China's National Day...
13:00, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong journalists warn of rising police violence against them Reporters covering protests say officers using pepper spray and teargas, among other abusesJournalists covering the protests in Hong Kong are experie...
16:44, 2019-09-09

Hong Kong police clash with protesters at shopping mall Clashes erupted between pro-democracy protesters and supporters of the Chinese regime at a Hong Kong shopping mall Saturday. Tensions began when hund...
18:12, 2019-09-14

Hong Kong files charges against teenager shot by police The 18-year-old shot by police in a pro-democracy protest will face two charges. Tsang Chi-Kin will be charged with rioting, which carries a maximum ...
10:52, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong police and demonstrators clash as tensions escalate Confrontations come in run-up to 70th anniversary of People’s Republic of ChinaProtesters and police have clashed in Hong Kong in another weekend of ...
20:40, 2019-09-22

Hong Kong: thousands protest over shooting of teenager by police Anger and grief fuel fresh demonstrations after injury of 18-year-old Tsang Chi-kinDriven by anger and grief, thousands of people came out across Hon...
17:08, 2019-10-02

Hong Kong: thousands protest over police shooting of teenager Anger and grief fuel fresh demonstrations after injury of 18-year-old Tsang Chi-kinDriven by anger and grief, thousands of people came on to the stre...
19:08, 2019-10-02

Hong Kong police fire tear gas in clash with protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas at demonstrators Saturday in a dramatic escalation of protests that have consumed the city for more than two months. ...
17:32, 2019-08-24

12-year-old among 36 arrested by Hong Kong police after protests escalated Six officers drew their pistols and one officer fired a warning shot into the air, police said in a statement....
06:32, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong protests: police use water cannon on demonstrators Hundreds of thousands had braved rain to stage peaceful march in triad-linked districtHong Kong police have fired teargas and for the first time used...
21:36, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protesters continue marches in defiance of police ban HONG KONG — Protesters marched in two Hong Kong neighborhoods Saturday in defiance of a ban by police who have clashed repeatedly with government cri...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Hong Kong protesters clash with police and group of armed men Citywide general strike descends into chaos as officers fire teargas and rubber bulletsHong Kong protesters have clashed with police and fought off a...
18:56, 2019-08-05

Chinese armed police flex muscles across from Hong Kong Members of China’s paramilitary People’s Armed Police practiced crowd control tactics at a sports complex in Shenzhen across from Hong Kong on Friday...
22:04, 2019-08-16

Police say Hong Kong protester shot in chest had been warned An 18-year-old Hong Kong protester injured by a live round was among a group who had been warned to stop attacking police officers before he was stru...
18:44, 2019-10-01

Protesters, police skirmish in Hong Kong after pro-democracy march While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining u...
13:28, 2019-08-25

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters clash with police over mask ban HONG KONG — Furiously yelling “Wearing a mask is not a crime,” tens of thousands of masked protesters hit Hong Kong’s rain-drenched...
17:24, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong police fire teargas and charge at protesters Officers move to disperse crowds after breakaway group stormed parliament buildingHong Kong police have fired teargas at demonstrators and moved to d...
00:04, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong police fire teargas in clashes with protesters Thousands of demonstrators defy police orders by deviating from approved routeDemonstrators in Hong Kong clashed with riot police on Saturday evening...
18:24, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong protests: police arrest more than 20 after violent clashes Tense standoffs follow peaceful march with police resorting to teargas and pepper spray on third consecutive day of mass protest Demonstrators in Hon...
07:08, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong police fire teargas as protests enter third day Demonstrators defy ban on marching and set up barricades as unrest deepensA very modern protest: Hongkongers take struggle to UK Police fired several...
18:04, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police arrest 12 following protest that stormed legislature Hong Kong police say they have arrested 18 people, including 12 for a July 1 morning protest that preceded the storming of the city's legislature....
19:52, 2019-07-03

Hong Kong police arrest 6 protesters during demonstration in Kowloon Critics say the extradition law could threaten Hong Kong's rule of law and its international reputation as an Asian financial hub....
04:24, 2019-07-08

Hong Kong: thousands of protesters face off against police at airport Activists try to choke city’s international hub by blocking roads and filling bus terminusThousands of pro-democracy demonstrators have descended on ...
11:36, 2019-09-01

Hong Kong: thousands of protesters clash with police at airport Activists try to choke city’s international hub by blocking roads and filling bus terminusThousands of pro-democracy demonstrators have descended on ...
10:40, 2019-09-01

Protesters clash with riot police at Hong Kong airport In a chaotic end of a second day marked by flight disruptions, protesters clashed with riot police at Hong Kong’s airport late Tuesday — as par...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protesters use flashmob tactics to evade police Mass demonstrations continue ahead of city-wide strike and protests in seven districtsProtesters have taken to the streets of Hong Kong for another r...
22:16, 2019-08-04

A Digital Cat-and-Mouse Battle Between Police and Protesters in Hong Kong An attack against the messaging app Telegram and the arrest of a user show how the Hong Kong clash is unfolding digitally, with growing sophisticatio...
14:32, 2019-06-13

Protesters in Hong Kong are now banned from police housing areas The government has refused to concede to the protesters' demand for an independent inquiry into accusations of police brutality....
05:04, 2019-10-15

Hong Kong police begin to clear streets of protesters HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police and protesters are facing off Monday morning as authorities try to clear the streets of a few hundred people who st...
02:56, 2019-06-17

Hong Kong protests are at 'life-threatening level', say police Warning follows another night of violent skirmishes between police and protesters in cityViolent pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong have escalated t...
16:00, 2019-10-14

Demonstrators, police prepare for another weekend of protests in Hong Kong Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters are set for another weekend of civil disobedience as they prepare to hold an unauthorized protest march to press t...
14:36, 2019-10-19

Hong Kong protesters defy ban on masks as they clash with police Petrol bomb thrown at metro station and government offices vandalised as unrest continuesThousands of protesters are continuing to defy a ban on wear...
16:36, 2019-10-12

Donald Trump: Hong Kong crackdown would hurt China trade deal The US president has said that he'd "like to see Hong Kong worked out in a very humanitarian fashion." Trump warned that a Tiananmen Square-style cra...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Satellite photos appear to show China's paramilitary vehicles near Hong Kong Satellite photos show armored personnel carriers and other vehicles belonging to the China's paramilitary People's Armed Police near Hong K...
20:08, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong: flights resume at airport as China condemns 'near-terrorist acts' Beijing steps up war of words and airport obtains injunction against protesters to prevent further disruption of flightsFlights have resumed in and o...
15:44, 2019-08-14

Defiant Hong Kong leader vows to push ahead with China extradition law Hong Kong's leader has defied mass protests and vowed to press ahead with a controversial law allowing suspects to be extradited to mainland China....
13:40, 2019-06-10

Hong Kong braces for huge protests on anniversary of China handover – live Anti-Beijing protesters block key streets as key date marking 1997 transition coincides with anger about controversial extradition lawFull story: Ant...
03:08, 2019-07-01

China denies it demanded NBA fire Daryl Morey over Hong Kong tweet NBA commissioner says China wanted Rockets executive firedChina’s foreign ministry insists no such demand was madeThe rift between the NBA and China ...
16:36, 2019-10-18

Hong Kong marks handover to China anniversary as protests rage closeby A flag-raising ceremony, in which the Chinese and Hong Kong flags are raised together, was held under unusually high security....
04:40, 2019-07-01

Trump promised China US silence on Hong Kong protests during trade talks US officials banned from supporting pro-democracy protestsCNN reports Trump gave Xi pledge in personal phone callUS officials have been banned from s...
21:08, 2019-10-04

Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing’s One-China Policy on Hong Kong (HONG KONG) — At least eight pop stars from mainland China and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijin...
23:00, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong protests play into China fears, upend stock markets Wall Street’s summertime slump continued as dramatic protests in Hong Kong dimmed hopes that the US will come to a trading truce with China. The Dow ...
05:00, 2019-08-13

Canada suspends travel to China for local staff at Hong Kong consulate The decision comes after China confirmed it has detained a Hong Kong resident who worked at the British consulate in the region....
22:40, 2019-08-22

China lashes out at Taiwan for offering asylum to Hong Kong democracy protesters Taiwan lacks a formal legal mechanism for assessing and granting asylum requests, although it has granted residency to several vocal opponents of the...
13:00, 2019-08-19

Trump tells China to address Hong Kong protests before talking trade Donald Trump has suggested China resolve ongoing tension with Hong Kong before hashing out a trade deal with the US. The remarks follow his decision ...
05:00, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong’s leader insists China supports withdrawal of extradition bill Carrie Lam said this full withdrawal of the bill was a decision made by her government with Beijing's backing....
08:24, 2019-09-05

Hong Kong: tens of thousands protest as China condemns US 'gross interference' More than 100,000 people are expected to join rally after police denied permission for marchTens of thousands of protesters gathered at a Hong Kong p...
10:08, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong braces for huge rally as China condemns US 'gross interference' More than 100,000 people are expected to hold rally after police denied permission for marchHong Kong is bracing for a fresh rally by more than 100,0...
08:16, 2019-08-18

Berlin throws shade at China by voting to name panda cubs ‘Hong’ and ‘Kong’ Berlin residents are throwing some shade at the Chinese government by voting to name their new panda babies “Hong” and “Kong.”...
18:16, 2019-09-07

NBA postpones media sessions in China as rift over Hong Kong tweet simmers Pre-season games in Shanghai and Shenzen also in doubtCompanies cut ties with league after argument over free speechThe NBA has postponed Wednesday’s...
15:40, 2019-10-09

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds march through London for #standwithHK and pro-China demonstrations Hundreds have turned out in central London for two separate marches over the ongoing protests in Hong Kong....
18:44, 2019-08-17

China backs Hong Kong’s chief, condemns ‘violent attacks’ and protests “The violent attacks are serious illegal acts that trample on the rule of law and endanger social order."...
13:56, 2019-07-02

Threatening China will end in 'crushed bodies', says Xi Jinping amid Hong Kong protests President sends warning to ‘external forces’ as country faces criticism over Hong Kong and repression in Xinjiang Chinese president Xi Jinping has wa...
04:48, 2019-10-14

Hong Kong protesters are calling for massive ATM withdrawals in an economic warning to China Thomas Peter / Reuters Hong Kong protesters are trying something new on August 16 — withdrawing their money from banks or converting it to US ...
02:12, 2019-08-16

Facebook, Twitter accuse China of disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters Twitter and Facebook together suspended hundreds of accounts that were tied to a Chinese disinformation campaign that targeted pro-democracy proteste...
01:48, 2019-08-20

Trump implies trade deal with China can wait for Hong Kong resolution Trump has previously said little about the protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city, except to make it clear he believes that Hong Kong and China...
05:24, 2019-08-15

Twitter removes nearly 1,000 accounts tied to China's campaign against Hong Kong protesters Company also suspends thousands of accounts as it reports ‘state-backed information operation’Twitter has removed nearly 1,000 accounts and suspended...
22:20, 2019-08-19

United response critical in confronting China on Hong Kong, detainees: U.K. commissioner The British High Commissioner to Canada stressed the need for a "united front" in dealing with an increasingly aggressive China....
17:32, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong Takes Symbolic Stand Against China’s High-Tech Controls The first major place in China to rebel against Beijing’s technologies of control is one of the last not yet fully under their thrall....
14:04, 2019-10-03

‘We have no other choice’: as China erodes democracy Hong Kong citizens prepare to leave The extradition bill, exorbitant house prices and high cost of living are driving a rise in emigrationElisa Wong had always thought she would move aw...
00:48, 2019-06-25

Hong Kong protester shot with live round during China National Day rally Violence erupts as thousands protest on 70th anniversary of communist rule in ChinaHong Kong police have shot a protester with live ammunition for th...
17:04, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protesters rebuild ‘Lennon Walls’ ahead of China National Day The walls, scattered throughout the city at bus stops and on the sides of buildings, are covered with sticky notes that are placed in patterns or for...
19:52, 2019-09-28

Arrests and rising tension as Hong Kong prepares for protests on China's national day Crackdown begins on high-profile activists in Hong Kong and the mainland ahead of 70th anniversaryAuthorities have arrested at least two high-profile...
07:28, 2019-09-30

Telegram says China was behind a powerful attack that disrupted the service during Hong Kong protests Telegram is one of the end-to-end encrypted chat apps out there that offers the same kind of security as iMessage or WhatsApp when it comes to protec...
18:20, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong citizens stage huge rally against China extradition plan Pro-democracy groups are eyeing the biggest single-day rally since 2003 against the government's extradition bill. International pressure against the...
08:32, 2019-06-09

‘South Park’ episode banned in China screened on Hong Kong street On Tuesday night, passersby in Hong Kong stopped to watch a recent 'South Park' episode that was banned in China as it was screened on a projector in...
18:28, 2019-10-10

Lebron James’ comment on China-Hong Kong conflict criticized by protesters The player for the Los Angeles Lakers touched a nerve among protesters for suggesting that free speech can have negative consequences...
19:56, 2019-10-15

Fashion firms apologise for implying Taiwan and Hong Kong separate from China Coach and Givenchy among brands criticised on Chinese social media as Hong Kong protests fan nationalism A number of global brands have apologised to...
19:08, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protests: China releases dramatic army propaganda video Chinese military garrison chief in Hong Kong says army is determined to protect China’s sovereignty, stoking fears of interventionChina has released ...
13:20, 2019-08-01

'Vile threats': China’s military warns Hong Kong protesters of 'consequences' China’s attempt to stamp out pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong is taking an ominous turn, with local military officials raising the specter of a br...
01:20, 2019-08-02

Hong Kong lawmaker who relied on the banned HKMap Live app warns Apple from becoming an 'accomplice for Chinese censorship' Axios on HBO/YouTube A prominent Hong Kong legislator and IT entrepreneur, Charles Mok, has warned Apple from becoming "an accomplice for Chinese cen...
15:12, 2019-10-11

The Latest: Hong Kong protests planned as groups slam police HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the controversy in Hong Kong over proposed legislation that critics say would expand Beijing’s influence in the ...
08:16, 2019-06-14

Hong Kong protester shot by cops to be charged with attacking police HONG KONG — Police say criminal charges will be filed against the 18-year-old Hong Kong student who was the first victim of police gunfire in the mon...
09:36, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong riot police charge protesters at rally hot spot Anti-government protesters set up barricades and light fires in standoffs with officersRiot police have charged at hundreds of protesters in a busy d...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Hong Kong police fire teargas at protesters as two cars ram crowds Tensions escalate with swaths of city paralysed by its first general strike in 50 yearsHong Kong protests – live updatesRiot police in Hong Kong have...
16:00, 2019-08-05

‘People are getting scared’: riot police clash with protesters in Hong Kong Tense standoffs follow peaceful march with police resorting to teargas and pepper spray on third consecutive day of mass protest Demonstrators in Hon...
23:04, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong: 1.7m people defy police to march in pouring rain An estimated quarter of the population fill downtown park and surrounding streetsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyAn estimated 1.7 mill...
20:12, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong riot police charge protesters at rally hotspot Anti-government protesters set up barricades and light fires in standoffs with officersRiot police have charged at hundreds of protesters in a busy d...
20:20, 2019-09-07

Hong Kong protests: police make first arrests after storming of parliament At least 11 men and one woman detained on suspicion of attempting disrupt celebrations marking the 22nd anniversary of the handover At least 12 peopl...
08:00, 2019-07-04

Hong Kong police arrest pro-independence figure amid further protests Founder of the banned Hong Kong National party among eight arrests by police as public servants prepare to marchHong Kong police have arrested eight ...
08:52, 2019-08-02

Public trust in police fading as Hong Kong protests continue Protesters marching peacefully hit the rain-slickened streets of Hong Kong again in multiple locations on Saturday, defying police warnings that they...
00:08, 2019-10-13

Hong Kong police officer threatens protesters with shotgun – video Police have clashed with protesters outside Kwai Chung police station where dozens of demonstrators are being held. Protesters gathered outside the p...
22:48, 2019-07-31

The Latest: Hong Kong police mobilize amid protest calls HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on a highly contentious extradition bill in Hong Kong (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Local media reports in Hong Kong say p...
11:32, 2019-06-11

Hong Kong police stop airport protests, but rallies continue Police have thwarted pro-democracy protests at Hong Kong's airport. Instead, activists rallied at subway stations across the semiautonomous city-stat...
22:28, 2019-09-07

Video of police beating protester sparks outrage in Hong Kong ‘Protect the children’ group contradicts police claims officers were only kicking a ‘yellow object’A video showing Hong Kong police officers beating ...
12:53, 2019-09-24

Hong Kong: flights resume at airport after clashes between protesters and police Just 30 protesters remain in the terminal buildings after two days of disruption and violence, while US president calls for calmFlights have resumed ...
03:36, 2019-08-14

Chaos Grips Hong Kong’s Airport as Police Clash with Protesters Protesters stopped some travelers from reaching their departure gates, hours after the city’s leader pleaded for order amid escalating unrest....
22:40, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protesters to defy police ban on march after gang attack Demonstration ‘must go on’ in area where commuters were beaten with iron rods Demonstrators in Hong Kong have vowed to march despite a police ban to ...
17:20, 2019-07-25

'Where were the police?' Hong Kong outcry after masked thugs launch attack Police accused of doing nothing to stop suspected triads storming train station and beating people including women and childrenPro-democracy activist...
10:28, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an un...
09:08, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong reopens after weekend of violent clashes between police, protesters On Sunday what began as a mostly peaceful protest earlier in the day spiraled into violence in some of the Chinese territory's busiest shopping and t...
13:37, 2019-09-16

Hong Kong police criticized for failing to stop attacks on protesters HONG KONG – Hong Kong police faced criticism on Monday for an apparent failure to protect anti-government protesters and passersby from attack ...
20:40, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong police show 'alarming pattern' of violence in protests Amnesty International report cites beatings, arbitrary arrests and ‘thirst for retaliation’Amnesty International has warned of an “alarming pattern” ...
19:12, 2019-09-19

Hong Kong protesters and police clash across city with renewed tactics Demonstrators, who at one point lobbed two petrol bombs, retaliated with a flash-mob strategy: withdrawing when pressed, only to re-appear elsewhere....
22:16, 2019-08-11

Hong Kong riot police fire teargas at protest groups Demonstrators break into multiple fronts in attempt to outrun police across cityHong Kong has been gripped by another night of violence after a peace...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Hong Kong police fire teargas at protesters in third day of unrest – video Riot police fired rounds of teargas at protesters in Hong Kong's Sai Wan district late on Sunday. The protesters responded with bricks, eggs and othe...
18:04, 2019-07-28

Police fire teargas and water cannon at Hong Kong protesters Demonstrators surround government complex, throwing rocks and molotov cocktailsA peaceful rally in Hong Kong has descended into chaos as police fired...
17:32, 2019-09-15

Explosives seized by police in Hong Kong as rival camps rally Police in Hong Kong discovered a stash of a powerful homemade explosive as the semi-autonomous Chinese city readied for another major pro-democracy p...
03:24, 2019-07-21

Protesters march in Hong Kong in defiance of police ban in 9th week of demonstrations Protesters marched in two Hong Kong neighbourhoods Saturday in defiance of a ban by police who have clashed repeatedly with government critics....
15:36, 2019-08-10

Protesters clash with Hong Kong police in rally against Chinese traders A demonstration against traders from mainland China ended in clashes with the police in a town outside Hong Kong on Saturday. Thousands of people tur...
19:48, 2019-07-13

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests HONG KONG — Police in Hong Kong have raided a homemade-explosives manufacturing lab ahead of another weekend of protests in the semi-autonomous Chine...
12:04, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong protests: Thousands march through Yuen Long despite police ban Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in defiance of a police ban in the latest round of civil action over the Chinese extra...
12:40, 2019-07-27

Police, protesters clash as bid to block Hong Kong mask ban fails The ban, which took effect Saturday, triggered chaos for a third straight day in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
14:40, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong riot police fire tear gas into subway station Dramatic video shows Hong Kong riot police firing tear gas and projectiles into a subway station during a violent crackdown on pro-democracy demonstr...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong: riot police pursue pro-democracy protesters from airport Activists take over shopping complex and vandalise rail station after trying to choke city’s international hubPro-democracy protesters have taken ove...
14:56, 2019-09-01

Hong Kong: police fire teargas at protesters in third day of unrest – video Hong Kong riot police fired rounds of teargas at protesters in the city's Sai Wan district late on Sunday. The protesters responded with bricks, eggs...
16:48, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong protesters clash with police over response to subway mob attack HONG KONG – Thousands of jeering Hong Kong residents held a raucous anti-government protest on Wednesday at a suburban subway station that was ...
00:44, 2019-08-22

Police use batons and pepper spray on Hong Kong protesters – video Police have clashed with protesters on the streets of Hong Kong after after hundreds of thousands of people marched through the city in protest again...
22:56, 2019-06-10

Hong Kong police fire teargas at protesters surrounding legislature Police fire multiple rounds at activists surrounding government HQ as tensions mountHong Kong riot police have fired multiple rounds of teargas on th...
13:20, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists charged as police crackdown on protests Police have been rejecting more applications for rallies and marches, and conducting more arrests....
15:12, 2019-08-30

Hong Kong protests: demonstrators build fire near police headquarters Firefighters on scene for 13th straight weekend of protestsProtesters in Hong Kong have piled barriers and other debris across a commercial street an...
14:48, 2019-08-31

Gasoline bombs thrown as thousands march in Hong Kong: police Protesters marching peacefully hit the rain-slickened streets of Hong Kong again in multiple locations on Saturday, defying police warnings that they...
14:52, 2019-10-12

Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest violence Hong Kong police drew their weapons and deployed water cannons for the first time as the civil unrest in the Chinese city entered its 11th week. Pro-...
21:20, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station Peaceful rally descends into skirmishes as objects thrown and makeshift barriers erectedA peaceful rally at a metro station in Hong Kong descended in...
19:32, 2019-08-21

Wave of arrests in new push by Hong Kong police to thwart protests Former student leaders among dozens detained in move critics say is attempt to deter protesters from planned rallyHong Kong police have launched a wa...
21:04, 2019-08-30

Police, protesters clash in Hong Kong as demonstrators cut down smart lamppost Protesters used an electric saw to slice through the bottom of the lamppost, while others pulled ropes tied around it....
16:20, 2019-08-24

China Abruptly Pulls Away From Rockets Over Daryl Morey's Since-Deleted Hong Kong Tweet The backlash in China to a tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey supporting Hong Kong protesters has accelerated over the weekend, n...
18:48, 2019-10-06

Nike pulls line of shoes from China after designer supports Hong Kong protesters Nike has canceled the sale of a new line of shoes in China after its designer posted an image online supporting mass protests in Hong Kong against an...
17:12, 2019-06-26

Hong Kong protesters slam LeBron James for comments about China, free speech The King no longer reigns supreme in Hong Kong. Lakers superstar LeBron James took a hit in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory, where basketball f...
19:00, 2019-10-15

China warns against 'meddling' as US House passes bill backing Hong Kong protesters China expresses ‘strong indignation’ over act, which was welcomed by Hong Kong pro-democracy leaders The US House of Representatives has passed a bil...
07:52, 2019-10-16

China suspends ties with Houston Rockets after general manager’s pro-Hong Kong tweet The Chinese Basketball Association said Sunday on its official Twitter-like Weibo account that Daryl Morey had made "improper remarks regarding Hong ...
22:52, 2019-10-06

China’s army warns Hong Kong protesters ‘we use force’ in anti-riot video One part of the video, titled "anti-riot drill footage," shows ranks of troops advancing on protesters and firing rifles into the air....
15:36, 2019-08-01

China threatens retaliation after the US House passed a bill supporting Hong Kong protesters China warned it would "take effective measures," against the US, after the House of Representatives passed a bill aimed at supporting protesters in H...
10:48, 2019-10-16

State Dept. 'deeply concerned' by China threats as unrest in Hong Kong grows Bipartisan U.S. concern over the discord in Hong Kong is growing, as the State Department on Wednesday issued a travel warning for the region and exp...
20:48, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protester shot in chest as China National Day demos intensify – live Violent protests break out across Hong Kong, overshadowing celebrations in Beijing to mark 70 years of Communist party rule Protester shot with live ...
13:08, 2019-10-01

An NBA executive is facing major backlash in China after he tweeted support for Hong Kong protests Pat Sullivan/AP Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, sparked backlash in China after he tweeted his support for protests in Hong ...
06:36, 2019-10-07

US calls China ‘thuggish regime’ for targeting American diplomat who met Hong Kong protesters Anger at release of diplomat’s personal information as Hong Kong police bring back police chief who handled 2014 Occupy protestsA US official has des...
08:04, 2019-08-09

The NBA is trying to play both sides of the controversial Hong Kong tweet and hoping their long history in China will help KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP via Getty Images The NBA is attempting to balance competing interests in the wake Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweet...
23:12, 2019-10-08

I felt the fear of abduction by China in Hong Kong. Appeasing Bejing has to stop | Ma Jian People in the territory have shown huge courage. G20 leaders must do the sameWhen I moved to Hong Kong in 1987, after my books had been permanently b...
16:52, 2019-06-28

Hong Kong protests: China military breaks silence to warn unrest should not be tolerated Chinese military garrison chief in Hong Kong says army is determined to protect China’s sovereignty, stoking fears of interventionThe head of the Chi...
06:44, 2019-08-01

Fans hold signs supporting Hong Kong at Wizards game during China-NBA spat Security approached a fans with a "Free Tibet'' and a Tibet flag. After refusing to give the sign, the fan was followed by security out of their seat...
06:20, 2019-10-10

China’s Foreign Minister says Hong Kong faces its worst crisis since 1997 handover Hong Kong has been engulfed in angry and sometimes violent protests against the government for three months, sparked by a now-suspended extradition b...
04:32, 2019-08-28

Hong Kong protesters storm parliament and hang old UK colonial flag in defiance of China PROTESTERS angered over China’s increasing attempts to overrule Hong Kong’s democratic freedoms have hung the UK’s former colonial flag in the territ...
06:52, 2019-07-02

China National Day: Hong Kong protests begin after Beijing military parade – live Celebrations to mark 70 years of Communist party rule could be overshadowed by unrest that has roiled Hong Kong for 17 weeks 5.52am BST Large crowds ...
07:04, 2019-10-01

Riot police clash with protesters in Hong Kong shopping centre – video Officers dressed in riot gear have fought with demonstrators inside a shopping centre in the residential district of Sha Tin, as they tried to disper...
18:28, 2019-07-16

Hong Kong protesters clash with police and demand withdrawal of extradition bill Protests that began in opposition to a proposed extradition law have swelled to include complaints about an influx of mainland Chinese into Hong Kong...
16:32, 2019-07-14

'Liberate Hong Kong': protesters defy police ban to march on seat of government Police fire teargas as London urged to press Beijing to uphold ‘one country, two systems’Hong Kong riot police have fired teargas and deployed water ...
15:28, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong police say homemade, remote-controlled bomb targeted officers ``It exploded less than 2 metres away from a police vehicle. We have reason to believe that the bomb was meant to target police officers,'' Deputy Co...
15:04, 2019-10-14

Riot police clash with Hong Kong protesters as demonstrations turn violent Tens of thousands of demonstrators clashed with Hong Kong police Saturday, protesting an attack by gang members on pro-democracy supporters last week...
01:12, 2019-07-28

‘Chaotic’ video shows Hong Kong police using batons, tear gas against protesters While many demonstrators remained peaceful, pockets of protesters charged police with umbrellas. Police responded with tear gas, rubber bullets and b...
18:20, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong protest: Clashes with officials spread to police stations in the city Some reactions on China's social media platforms called for Beijing to intervene while many others urged calm....
17:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked protesters angry over lamp posts equipped with sensorsRiot police have thrown teargas at thousands of protesters and beat ma...
12:28, 2019-08-24

Tear gas fired by police in latest protest clashes on streets of Hong Kong Police fired tear gas at protesters in the latest protests sparked by a proposed extradition law and calls for more democratic freedom....
16:48, 2019-08-10

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas in renewed flare of violence Hong Kong riot police rushed pro-democracy protesters who had built a barricade near a police station. The clashes broke a fragile peace between auth...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong protests: brutal undercover police tactics spark outcry Footage of helmeted protesters suddenly making arrests causes concern after weekend of intense clashesRights groups and democracy activists have accu...
10:40, 2019-08-12

Amnesty accuses Hong Kong police of ‘disturbing pattern’ of abuse, torture Amnesty International accused Hong Kong police on Friday of torture and other abuses in their handling of more than three months of pro-democracy pro...
20:48, 2019-09-20

Chaos breaks out at Hong Kong airport as protesters clash with riot police Passengers have been forced to seek accommodation in the city while airlines struggle to find other ways to get them to their destinations....
18:48, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong: thousands march in Yuen Long amid police standoff Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site where attacks took place last weekendHundreds of protesters marching in Yuen Long, the district in...
13:44, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong protesters clash with police on Chinese mainland over extradition bill Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of ...
15:12, 2019-07-13

Police, demonstrators play cat-and-mouse game across Hong Kong as protests continue Protesters’ five major demands include the release of arrested demonstrators, an independent investigation into alleged police abuse and the dissolut...
00:48, 2019-08-05

Hong Kong police seize huge explosives cache ahead of rallies One man has been arrested after "very powerful" explosives were found at a storage unit used by a pro-independence group. Weeks of sometimes violent ...
15:08, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong: Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to scatter protesters After a peaceful march through an outlying area of Hong Kong, fresh clashes broke out between a group of activists and police. In another area, pro-B...
13:20, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at demonstrators in fresh clashes Protesters have launched bricks and petrol bombs at police in Hong Kong as chaotic scenes returned to the streets for the first time in two weeks....
17:16, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong police fire tear gas into crowds of protesters after weeks of demonstrations Protesters wearing black streamed through Yuen Long, even though police refused to grant permission for the march....
15:04, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong: police fire teargas as thousands march in Yuen Long Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site of attacks last weekendHong Kong riot police fired teargas and pepper spray on thousands of protes...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong extradition bill debate on hold after police, protesters clash Critics say the measure, now on hold, would undermine the city’s cherished legal autonomy....
15:16, 2019-06-13

'No difference': Hong Kong police likened to thugs after Yuen Long violence Images circulate online comparing gang attacks to police baton charge as fresh protests begin on Sunday Hong Kong police have come under criticism fo...
08:48, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police conduct security blitz at airport to thwart protests Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced Wednesday that her government would withdraw the bill, but that failed to appease protesters who have expanded ...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Hong Kong police attack protesters with tear gas amid political unrest The sharp escalation in law enforcement tactics came on the 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China — a city holiday — and reflected mounting...
22:40, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at pro-democracy activists in second day of clashes Hong Kong police have fired tear gas at unauthorised protests near the Chinese government office as concerns grow about an increasing cycle of violen...
15:40, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong protests: riot police storm metro station with batons Unrest deepens on anniversary of Beijing’s move to limit democratic reforms in territoryHong Kong riot police have stormed a metro station, using bat...
20:44, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong riot police fire teargas at protesters as unrest continues Police action comes as pro-China supporters rip anti-government protest messages from ‘Lennon Walls’ across cityHong Kong riot police have fired tear...
14:48, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong police defend firing live round during latest protests Twelve-year-old among those detained after violent clashes with demonstratorsHong Kong police say they arrested dozens of people, including a 12-year...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong protest: demonstrators and police face off over extradition bill – live Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Hong Kong for protests as politicians debate legislation critics fear will allow extradition to China 3....
04:52, 2019-06-12

UK halts sale of teargas to Hong Kong amid police brutality claims Jeremy Hunt calls for investigation into ‘violent scenes’ during protestsThe UK is suspending future sales of teargas and other crowd control equipme...
19:12, 2019-06-25

Demonstrators block roads, clash with police as protests in Hong Kong continue Hong Kong protesters flooded the city’s streets on Sunday in defiance of a ban by the authorities on their march, setting up roadblocks and tossing f...
13:56, 2019-10-20

‘Mulan’ Star’s Support for Hong Kong Police Prompts Call for Boycott The actress Liu Yifei said on social media that she backed the police, who have been criticized for their use of force against protesters....
16:04, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannons as protesters take to the streets While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining u...
16:36, 2019-08-25

Riot police fire teargas at Hong Kong protesters as unrest escalates Police condemn ‘radical’ protesters using petrol bombs and vow to restore order across cityHong Kong riot police have fired teargas, sponge rounds an...
19:12, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong authorities deny protester death claims after police raid Officials say there were no casualties during violent police clearance of subway stationThe Hong Kong government has denied persistent rumours that a...
09:20, 2019-09-10

Police fire teargas and pepper spray as Hong Kong protests continue Riot officers confront crowds gathered in Causeway Bay shopping districtHong Kong police have used teargas and pepper spray on thousands of protester...
11:40, 2019-09-29

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas in renewed flair of violence Hong Kong riot police rushed pro-democracy protesters who had built a barricade near a police station. The clashes broke a fragile peace between auth...
13:40, 2019-08-24

China warns Canada to ‘stop its wrongdoing’ over Meng Wanzhou arrest, Hong Kong comments China issued a stern warning over the detention of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou and comments about Hong Kong, stating that Canada should “stop its wrongdo...
19:40, 2019-08-21

Keep calm and trust in free-market democracy: Hong Kong shows how America can defeat China In our globalized economy, highly mobile capital works in favor of investors and consumers who value democratic protections. That dooms China's autho...
22:40, 2019-08-22

The NBA has already felt 'economic impact' from Daryl Morey's pro-Hong Kong tweet — Here all the moves that have been made by China In light of Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey publishing a tweet that supported protesters in Hong Kong, several Chinese companies have suspended operat...
19:56, 2019-10-08

All of the NBA's partners in China have suspended ties as the firestorm over Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet heats up VCG/VCG via Getty Images All of the NBA's official Chinese partners have suspended ties with the league as the firestorm over an executive's tweet in...
11:08, 2019-10-10

Eliot Engel, Michael McCaul condemn China threats as unrest in Hong Kong grows Bipartisan U.S. concern over the discord in Hong Kong is growing, as the State Department on Wednesday issued a travel warning for the region. The bi...
18:48, 2019-08-14

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tai...
13:20, 2019-08-15

China delivers its most explicit threat to use military force in Hong Kong if protests get bigger and more violent REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Senior Chinese officials on Wednesday offered stern warnings to Hong Kong about China's ability to step in to handle protests t...
13:04, 2019-08-08

China anniversary: nation marks 70 years of communism amid Hong Kong protests – live Pomp and ceremony in Beijing could be overshadowed by unrest that has roiled Hong Kong for 17 weeks 2.32am BST Earlier today, Ilham Tohti, a Uygur ac...
03:44, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protester reportedly shot in chest as China National Day demos intensify – live Violent protests break out across Hong Kong, overshadowing celebrations in Beijing to mark 70 years of Communist party rule Xi Jinping warns ‘no forc...
11:44, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong: Protesters cannot be allowed to drag territory into dangerous abyss, says China's UK ambassador China's ambassador to the UK has said protesters in Hong Kong cannot be allowed to drag the territory into a "dangerous abyss" amid continued clashes...
17:52, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protestor defiantly waves British flag as China crackdown turns violent A PROTESTOR in Hong Kong was seen waving a British flag to taunt Chinese authorities as police crack down on unrest in the city....
08:24, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protests: Violence escalates as police hit protesters with batons in metro station Parts of the Hong Kong metro system ground to a halt after violence escalated between police and protesters as months of unrest in the former British...
13:12, 2019-09-01

Hong Kong police slammed as ‘trigger-happy’ after protester shot with live round The 18-year-old is the first known victim of police gunfire since the protests began in June. His condition in the hospital was described by the gove...
13:20, 2019-10-02

Violence erupts at Hong Kong airport as riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters Violence erupted as riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday night.      ...
20:40, 2019-08-13

Teen protester shot by Hong Kong police charged with rioting, attacking officers Anger against the government has built up since Tsang Chi-kin was shot at close range after he struck a police officer with a rod....
14:28, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong police criticized for failure to protect protesters from triad gang attack The escalating violence is opening new fronts in Hong Kong's widening political crisis over an extradition bill....
18:00, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong police say 11 protesters arrested, 22 officers injured in Wednesday demonstration against extradition law HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police say 11 protesters arrested, 22 officers injured in Wednesday demonstration against extradition law....
11:56, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night. HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night. ....
01:56, 2019-06-17

Hong Kong protests: police fire teargas at demonstrators in triad-linked district March through Tsuen Wan after 29 protesters arrested in overnight clashesPolice have fired teargas at protesters after tens of thousands of people po...
14:08, 2019-08-25

Calls to Boycott ‘Mulan’ Erupt After Star Voices Support for Hong Kong Police The actress Liu Yifei said on social media that she backed the Hong Kong police, who have been criticized for their use of force against protesters....
18:52, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protesters burn Chinese flag, clash with police as violence continues Police accused some protesters of throwing gasoline bombs after a march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, an outlying district in the northwest...
13:52, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong police drew their guns and fired a warning shot after being chased by protesters Associated Press Hong Kong policemen drew their guns and fired a warning shot amid violent protests in Tsuen Wan on Sunday, reported the AP. Earlier...
21:28, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protests: police fire water cannon with blue dye as crowds defy ban Protestors hurl petrol bombs and smash pro-Beijing businesses as crowds descend on luxury shopping areaHong Kong police have fired water cannon and t...
02:28, 2019-10-21

Volunteers clean Hong Kong metro station after police fired tear gas at protesters Members of the public have been pictured cleaning up at a Hong Kong metro station the day after protesters clashed with police outside....
20:04, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building....
10:20, 2019-06-12

Police reportedly go undercover as protesters in Hong Kong, fire tear gas into enclosed subway Video clips show armed officers wearing black tops and gas masks emerging from crowds and allegedly violently restraining protesters on the ground us...
20:52, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protests: Rioters clash with police as thousands rally against Chinese traders Hong Kong protesters have clashed with police in a town near the boundary with mainland China....
16:16, 2019-07-13

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannons in violent clash with protesters Fires flared on the streets of Hong Kong Saturday after protesters who defied a ban to march through the city threw Molotov cocktails in a face off w...
17:08, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong police criticised for failing to protect protesters from suspected gang attack Hong Kong police are facing criticism for failing to protect protesters after dozens of masked men launched an attack in a train station....
23:20, 2019-07-22

‘Mulan’ star Liu Yifei’s support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott Disney doesn’t need this right now. Nor do protesters in Hong Kong, who for months have been embroiled in a government boycott. They’re u...
17:48, 2019-08-16

Mark Zuckerberg just slammed China for allegedly censoring Hong Kong protest videos on TikTok: 'Is that the internet we want?' Georgetown/Facebook Mark Zuckerberg slammed China for its censorship Thursday, stating that Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp don't operate in the co...
20:56, 2019-10-17

Hong Kong protests are like terrorism, says China as paramilitary forces gather amid fears army could be used against demonstrators Images emerged today of Chinese paramilitary forces assembling only 20 miles from Hong Kong as Beijing claimed the protests there were "no different ...
15:36, 2019-08-14

Coach and Versace sparked fury in China by selling t-shirts that listed Hong Kong as a separate country Scott Olson/Staff/Getty Images Luxury fashion labels Versace and Coach stoked fury in China over the weekend after images of t-shirts which describe...
16:52, 2019-08-12

Canada bans Hong Kong consulate staff from travelling outside city after British worker detained in China It comes as the Chinese government announced that British Consulate employee Simon Cheng Man-kit has been held in neighbouring mainland city of Shenz...
10:00, 2019-08-23

'Crushed bodies and shattered bones': China’s Xi Jinping threatens dissidents amid Hong Kong protests Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the specter of a violent crackdown on protesters against the Communist government, as Beijing rebuffs internation...
20:56, 2019-10-14

‘Crushed bodies and shattered bones:’ China’s Xi Jinping threatens dissidents amid Hong Kong protests Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the specter of a violent crackdown on protesters against the Communist government, as Beijing rebuffs internation...
01:00, 2019-10-14

AOC, Marco Rubio, and 5 more lawmakers just wrote a letter to Tim Cook calling Apple's decision to remove an app used by Hong Kong protesters 'deeply concerning' (AAPL) Getty Lawmakers including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) called Apple's decision to remove an app that Hong Kong pr...
23:00, 2019-10-18

Hong Kong: Students stage sit-in at school of young demonstrator shot by police during pro-democracy protest Hundreds of students have staged a sit-in at the school of a young demonstrator who was shot by police during a pro-democracy protest in Hong Kong....
08:53, 2019-10-02

Hong Kong protesters have swarmed into legislature building after nightfall; police back off, avoiding confrontation HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong protesters have swarmed into legislature building after nightfall; police back off, avoiding confrontation....
15:20, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely ...
23:04, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests LIVE: Violent clashes as riot police descend on airport during second day of disruption Violent clashes have broken out after riot police descended on Hong Kong airport where protesters have caused flights to be cancelled for a second da...
18:48, 2019-08-13

Boycott ‘Mulan’: Social media users outraged after star backs Hong Kong police 'Mulan' Actress Crystal Liu Yifei is under fire for sharing a message supporting Hong Kong police in their crackdown against protesters....
17:56, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protests escalate dramatically as demonstrators use acid on the police, and officers shot a man in the chest Getty The Hong Kong protests escalated Tuesday after activists threw acid on police. Separately, police used live rounds for the first time, reported...
13:08, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protests: Riot police hit the streets after thousands march through city for latest demonstration Riot police took to the streets of Hong Kong today after thousands of schoolteachers marched through the Chinese territory in the latest weekend of p...
14:32, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong protests: Flights resume at airport after violent clashes between demonstrators and riot police Flights have resumed at Hong Kong's airport after two days of disruption marked by violent clashes between pro-democracy protesters and riot police....
06:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong airport news: Flights resume after violent clashes between demonstrators and riot police Flights have resumed at Hong Kong's airport after two days of disruption marked by violent clashes between pro-democracy protesters and riot police....
09:56, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests: Teenager shot by police in chest is charged with rioting and assaulting an officer A teenager who was shot in the chest by police during protests in Hong Kong has been charged with rioting and assaulting an officer....
09:40, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at activists as demonstrations enter ninth week Police and protesters have clashed in Hong Kong as demonstrations enter a ninth consecutive week....
20:36, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong protests as it happened: Violent clashes as riot police descend on airport during second day of disruption Violent clashes broke out after riot police descended on Hong Kong airport where protesters caused flights to be cancelled for a second day....
01:36, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protesters arrested in airport clashes, police pledge to bring ‘culprits to justice’ Some reactions on China's social media platforms called for Beijing to intervene while many others urged calm....
13:20, 2019-08-14