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HK Protests: Police Seen Carrying Boxes Marked ‘Corrosive’ Into government HQ

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Police in Hong Kong have been photographed carrying boxes marked ‘corrosive’ into the government’s main headquarters as officers urge demonstrators to end [...]
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HK police warn protesters against occupying buildings

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong police promised on Thursday to respond firmly to any attempt by thousands of pro-democracy protesters to occupy administrative buildings, and authorities urged [...]
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People’s Daily Signals Hard Line on HK Demonstrators

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

As protests continue in Hong Kong, China has sent a strong message that it has little interest in compromising on the future of the territory. A front-page commentary in the [...]
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New Yorkers Stand in Solidarity With HK Protesters

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

As protesters in Hong Kong continue to campaign for universal suffrage from China, New Yorkers are gathering to show their support. “Democracy is a right too many [...]
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Faceoff in HK: 3 sides, all with options

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong and crowds of students blocked the entrances to government headquarters Thursday as midnight approached [...]
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Meet the hedge fund guy backing HK protests

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

One of the most prominent leaders of Hong Kong’s democracy movement is not a student, academic or professional protester. He used to work for a hedge fund. Relatively [...]
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HK protesters urged to clear the streets as deadline nears

HK protesters urged to clear the streets as deadline nears

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Tensions rose in Hong Kong on Thursday as protesters’ deadline for the chief executive’s resignation approached and the government urged people to clear the [...]
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Texting apps required gear for HK protests

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Just as protesters in Egypt depended on Twitter three years ago, the latest digital tools have become required gear for tens of thousands of people demanding democratic [...]
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Defiant H.K. protesters clash with police despite talks offer

Defiant H.K. protesters clash with police despite talks offer

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong scuffled with police outside government headquarters as tensions ran high Friday, despite an eleventh-hour agreement for talks, as China [...]
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HK protesters set for talks; govt HQ shut

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong protest leaders on Friday welcomed an offer by the territory’s leader of talks to defuse the crisis over demonstrations seeking democratic reforms, though [...]
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HK protests ‘doomed to fail’: China party paper

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The official mouthpiece of China’s ruling Communist party said Friday that authorities will not make concessions to pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong and that their [...]
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World watches as HK protesters prepare to make – or repeat – history

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Fox News | 6:00 AM

David To watched with a mixture of pride and apprehension Thursday as a new generation of students demonstrated for democracy and wondered if history would be made or simply [...]
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HK student protesters agree to talks but leader refuses to quit

HK student protesters agree to talks but leader refuses to quit

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 10:31 AM

Students whose peaceful pro-democracy protests have gripped Hong Kong on Friday agreed to hold talks with the government while vowing to continue their occupation, as the [...]
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Tensions soar in Hong Kong as police bring in rubber bullets

Tensions soar in Hong Kong as police bring in rubber bullets

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 10:27 AM

Crowds of protesters in Hong Kong swelled Thursday after police were seen unloading boxes of tear gas and rubber bullets, sending tensions soaring as authorities urged [...]
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Lack of leaders may undermine Hong Kong protests in “long game”

Lack of leaders may undermine Hong Kong protests in “long game”

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 10:25 AM

Pro-democracy protesters on the streets of Hong Kong are proud to proclaim their movement is a ground-up “citizen’s revolution”, but their lack of a clear [...]
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