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HK violence prompts debate but no division among protesters

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s more hardline pro-democracy protesters have embraced increased violence towards private property, businesses and even people, triggering some soul-searching [...]
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Protesters accuse HK school of ‘suppressing students’ with black face mask ban

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong kicked off another week with anti-government protests on Monday, as students in Chai Wan and Tseung Kwan O staged various demonstrations despite amber rainstorm [...]
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HK protesters and police clash, metro and shops targeted

HK protesters and police clash, metro and shops targeted

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | REuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists and riot police clashed in chaotic scenes around the city on Sunday, with police in riot gear chasing protesters through crowds of lunchtime [...]
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‘Be water’: Police swoop as HK protests shift tactics

‘Be water’: Police swoop as HK protests shift tactics

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Taking a page from ancient Chinese military philosophy, black-clad protesters in Hong Kong changed tactics and wreaked havoc by popping up in small groups in multiple [...]
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HK broadcaster Now News accuses police of ‘violent treatment’ of its driver after he was allegedly shot by suspected beanbag round during protests

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong news outlet accused officers on Monday of assaulting one of its drivers after he was allegedly shot by a suspected beanbag round outside a police station during a [...]
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Elderly Hongkongers protest outside police headquarters in Wan Chai in support of alleged abuse victims

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

About 40 elderly Hong Kong protesters known as the silver-haired gang gathered in the rain outside police headquarters on Sunday to begin a 48-hour sit-in to show support for [...]
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HK protests have caused 100 restaurants to close

15-Oct-2019 Intellasia | FreemMlaysiaToday | 6:02 AM

About 100 Hong Kong restaurants have shut down because of the months-long protests in the city, Financial Secretary Paul Chan said in a blog post today. Around 2,000 [...]
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One country, two fortunes: HK’s youth face bleak future

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

With sky-high housing prices, stagnant wages, Hong Kong youth face fewer opportunities than mainland Chinese peers. The contrast between the TV pictures coming from Beijing [...]
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Lawyer of Indonesian journalist shot in the eye mulls legal action against HK police over ‘failure’ to bring guilty to book

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The lawyer for an Indonesian journalist who was shot in the eye while covering an anti-government protest two weeks ago on Saturday vowed to take legal action against the [...]
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Petrol bombs thrown in HK metro, no one injured: government

Petrol bombs thrown in HK metro, no one injured: government

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Petrol bombs were thrown inside a Hong Kong metro station on Saturday but no one was injured, the government said, as pro-democracy protesters again took to the streets angry [...]
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Apple CEO Tim Cook defends decision to remove an app used by HK protesters

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

In the latest struggle for an American company to navigate the tricky waters of doing business in China, Apple CEO Tim Cook defended his company’s decision to pull a [...]
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US company supplying tear gas to HK police faces mounting criticism

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Another US senator has joined a chorus against Pennsylvania-based NonLethal Technologies Inc for selling riot gear to Hong Kong that is being used against pro-democracy [...]
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Thousands march again, gas bombs thrown in HK

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

As a police van sped past them, the 90-year-old woman and her 60-year-old daughter raised their fists, pointed their thumbs very deliberately down and yelled, [...]
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HK police hunt for radical anti-government group trying to use extortion to fund protest movement with cryptocurrency

HK police hunt for radical anti-government group trying to use extortion to fund protest movement with cryptocurrency

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police are investigating reports that a self-proclaimed radical anti-government group is extorting local businesses to fund the protest movement with [...]
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HK’s police commissioner to retire amid continued political unrest

14-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Stephen Lo, the commissioner of Hong Kong’s embattled police force, is set to retire next monthprompting a reshuffle at the top of the department as it continues to [...]
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