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HK has entered a state of mass civil disobedience

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators are surging through the streets of Hong Kong to protest against Beijing’s influence over how the semi-autonomous [...] » More

HK’s unprecedented protests and police crackdown, explained

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | VOX | 6:00 AM

Protest marches and vigils are fairly common in Hong Kong, but what began on Friday and escalated dramatically on Sunday is unprecedented. Mass acts of civil disobedience [...] » More

HK leader says will launch new round of talks on electoral reform soon

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying said on Sunday the government will launch a new round of consultations on electoral reform shortly, following a weekend of violent clashes [...] » More

Pro-democracy protests expand in HK

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Pro-democracy protesters wearing surgical masks and holding up umbrellas to protect against tear gas expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong on Monday, defying calls to [...] » More

HK democracy protests: Live Report

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan backs democracy fight – Taiwan’s president has thrown his weight behind democracy protesters, urging mainland authorities to “listen to the voice of [...] » More

HK protesters defy tear gas and batons to renew democracy call

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong democracy protesters defied volleys of tear gas and police baton charges to stand firm in the centre of the global financial hub on Monday, one of the biggest [...] » More

Tear gas fired at chaotic HK democracy protests

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Police repeatedly fired tear gas after tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators brought parts of central Hong Kong to a standstill Sunday in protest at [...] » More

HK government says riot police withdrawn from protest sites

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong government said on Monday it has withdrawn riot police from city streets after pro-democracy protests began to calm down. In a statement, a Hong Kong government [...] » More

HK Protests Bring Out Supporters in Taiwan

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Hundreds people gathered in Taiwan’s capital on Sunday night to support protests for democracy in Hong Kong. The ongoing protest in Hong Kong was being watched closely [...] » More

Standard Chartered suspends certain HK operations

30-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Standard Chartered Plc (STAN.L) has suspended some of its Hong Kong banking operations, including over-the-counter services and check deposits, until further notice due to [...] » More

HK’s ‘young army’ skip class to challenge China

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Thirteen student activists, including 17-year-old leader Joshua Wong, were arrested by Hong Kong police Friday, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a heated turn. Police [...] » More

China’s tough stance on HK sparks concerns in Taiwan

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s democracy protests have yet to change Beijing’s decision for broader voting rights, raising worries whether Taiwan’s sovereignty could be under [...] » More

HK student democracy strike ends in chaos

HK student democracy strike ends in chaos

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Scores of young pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong faced off with riot police Saturday after a night of scuffles and arrests over Beijing’s refusal to allow genuine [...] » More

Pro-democracy protesters storm HK government complex

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

More than 100 protesters broke through the gates of Hong Kong’s government headquarters as a student demonstration against Beijing’s refusal to grant the city [...] » More

HK students brave pepper spray in clashes with riot police

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong riot police used pepper spray to disperse protesters around government headquarters on Saturday, fuelling tension ahead of a planned sit-in by pro-democracy [...] » More