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Top Beijing representative in HK condemns attack on liaison office during extradition protest, says rioters will be punished

Top Beijing representative in HK condemns attack on liaison office during extradition protest, says rioters will be punished

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Beijing’s top official in Hong Kong has slammed Sunday’s unprecedented attack on his office by anti-government protesters who defaced the national emblem on the [...]
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HK police criticised over failure to stop attacks on protesters

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police faced criticism on Monday for an apparent failure to protect anti-government protesters and passersby from attack by suspected gang members at a train [...]
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HK teachers and researchers working on mainland to get three-year tax break in bid to boost Greater Bay Area

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Teachers and researchers employed in Hong Kong but working across the border could soon receive a three-year exemption from mainland taxes as part of the government’s [...]
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Police launch tear gas as HK protest turns violent

Police launch tear gas as HK protest turns violent

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement escalated violently late Sunday as police launched tear gas at protesters who didn’t disband after a massive march [...]
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How HK maids became caught in a ‘humanitarian tsunami’

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Migrant workers who become pregnant by their employers face dismissal, homelessness and a swift return home The sun had not yet risen in Hong Kong when Sally*, a domestic [...]
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Coroner’s Court rules suicide for HK man who set fire to MTR train in 2017 with jury urging more contact with the families of the mentally ill

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Coroner’s Court on Friday recommended a mechanism for Hong Kong public hospital doctors and social workers to meet with relatives of psychiatric patients, following [...]
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HK police fire rubber bullets, tear gas as protests descend into chaos

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh [...]
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Two of three men arrested over HK’s biggest bomb plot, discovered on eve of major anti-government protest, are members of pro-independence groups

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

At least two of the three men arrested at the weekend over the city’s biggest bomb plot are members of different pro-independence groups, suggesting there could have [...]
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HK injects HK$113 million into housing projects to ‘bring some warmth’ to city rocked by extradition crisis

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

More than HK$110 million has been injected into transitional housing projects that will benefit about 600 people to “bring some warmth to the current social [...]
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Former HK leader C Y Leung tells younger generation to become ‘good’ people to seize opportunities from Beijing’s Greater Bay Area economic master plan

Former HK leader C Y Leung tells younger generation to become ‘good’ people to seize opportunities from Beijing’s Greater Bay Area economic master plan

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Former Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying has urged the younger generation to focus on being “good” people to avoid damaging society, as he blamed schools and [...]
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HK leader says ‘attack’ on China representative office a challenge to national sovereignty

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s leader on Monday strongly condemned some anti-government protesters for an “attack” on China’s main representative office in the city. On [...]
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HK police make city’s ‘largest seizure of explosives’ with arrest of man, 27, and bomb squad deployed on eve of major protest against extradition bill

HK police make city’s ‘largest seizure of explosives’ with arrest of man, 27, and bomb squad deployed on eve of major protest against extradition bill

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have detained three men after seizing what is being billed as the largest amount of the deadliest explosives ever uncovered in the city, along with [...]
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‘Whenever There’s Trouble He Rushes There.’ Meet Legislator Roy Kwong, the God of HK Protests

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A pro-establishment lawmaker in Hong Kong locked in a Facebook row over the sexual orientation of a social activist has hit back at her target, demanding that he face [...]
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What lies ahead for HK, a city on edge

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Protests may not be unusual in Hong Kong, but with the gulf between its government and people never more evident, Insight examines where the city can go from its [...]
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HK lawmaker Ann Chiang and Civil Human Rights Front convenor Jimmy Sham locked in heated Facebook row over his sexual orientation

HK lawmaker Ann Chiang and Civil Human Rights Front convenor Jimmy Sham locked in heated Facebook row over his sexual orientation

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A pro-establishment lawmaker in Hong Kong locked in a Facebook row over the sexual orientation of a social activist has hit back at her target, demanding that he face [...]
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