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HK protests: police use controversial anti-riot sound device for first time, rejecting claims it is harmful

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have for the first time used a controversial anti-riot sound device they bought 10 years ago, rejecting claims by activists that it is a weapon that can [...]
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HK police threaten to fire live ammunition at democracy protesters

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police stormed into Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday after an all-night standoff with protesters, with police threatening to use live ammunition against [...]
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The Latest: Court strikes down HK mask ban

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on Hong Kong protests (all times local): 3 p.m. The head editor of China’s nationalistic Global Times newspaper says Hong Kong police should use snipers to [...]
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HK records worst weekend sales of homes since June as intensifying violence keeps buyers away

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong residential property sales on Sunday recorded their worst performance since the social unrest started in June after buyers stayed away amid intensifying protests. [...]
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Amid HK protests, universities shut campuses to outsiders

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Two Hong Kong universities will ban outsiders on Monday under heightened security after a week of violent clashes on city campuses occupied by anti-government protesters. The [...]
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HK police fire rubber bullets to pin back campus protesters

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas on Monday to pin back frantic anti-government protesters fleeing a university where hundreds were holed up with petrol [...]
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HK police threaten to use live bullets as standoff with protesters escalates

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police threatened on Monday to use live bullets if “rioters” used lethal weapons and committed other acts of violence, after the latest flare up during [...]
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Thousands show up for pride parade on LGBT rights in HK, as some wear masks and chant anti-government protest slogans

Thousands show up for pride parade on LGBT rights in HK, as some wear masks and chant anti-government protest slogans

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Thousands from Hong Kong’s LGBT community showed up at an annual pride rally on Saturday after police banned organisers’ application for a march for the first [...]
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HK financial elites shun local schools as protests mount

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

At Hong Kong’s most prestigious local schools, the admissions process can be brutally competitive. Demand for openings almost always exceeds supply, and children from [...]
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Cold front likely to bring cooler weather to HK with lowest temperature of autumn so far expected on Tuesday

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong is in line for what could be the coolest night of the autumn so far as weathermen predict a cold front will bring the mercury down to 17 degrees Celsius on Tuesday. [...]
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HK protests: police use controversial anti-riot sound device for first time, rejecting claims it is harmful

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have for the first time used a controversial anti-riot sound device they bought 10 years ago, rejecting claims by activists that it is a weapon that can [...]
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Is ban on glass bottle recycling and collection points part of HK government’s plan to deprive protesters of materials for petrol bombs?

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s largest glass bottle recycler has confirmed that it had received instructions from the government to suspend collection and withdraw bins from the streets [...]
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China defends brief troop deployment in HK

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China’s military on Monday defended a brief deployment of soldiers onto Hong Kong’s streets, as it warned ending violence was the “most pressing task” [...]
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Police swoop as HK protesters try to flee

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong riot police swooped on pro-democracy protesters trying to flee a university they had set ablaze Monday, in one of the most violent confrontations seen in nearly six [...]
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Warm welcome in mainland China for PLA’s HK clean-up action

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The surprise turnout of Chinese soldiers in Hong Kong on Saturday to help clean up protesters’ roadblocks has been cheered by mainland internet users, as well as by [...]
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