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Shot HK teen charged with rioting, attacking police

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

The teenager who was the first victim of police gunfire in Hong Kong’s monthslong pro-democracy protests was charged Thursday with rioting and attacking police, as [...]
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HK protesters rampage across city as police call for curfew

HK protesters rampage across city as police call for curfew

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

Hong Kong has loosened guidelines on the use of force by police as it struggles to stamp out anti-government protests that have rocked the Asian financial hub for nearly four [...]
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Investors keep their faith in HK markets despite protests

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

As anti-government protesters fought pitched battles with police in Hong Kong streets last week, a group of bankers in another part of the city were busy taking in billions [...]
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HK police slammed as ‘trigger-happy’ after teen shot

HK police slammed as ‘trigger-happy’ after teen shot

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

Holding up posters saying “Don’t shoot our kids,” Hong Kong residents and schoolmates of a teenage demonstrator shot in the chest by a police officer [...]
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Defiant Occupy leaders released from HK prison and immediately vow to join new anti-government protest movement

Defiant Occupy leaders released from HK prison and immediately vow to join new anti-government protest movement

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

Two leading figures in the Occupy movement were released from a Hong Kong prison on Thursday morning, after serving five months in jail for their roles in the 2014 [...]
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As protests rack HK, China watchdog has Cathay staff ‘walking on eggshells’

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

Staff at Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong’s flagship airline, are on edge. Their city has been gripped by months of anti-government protests, and their company is [...]
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HK descended into chaos. In flag-covered Beijing, almost no one noticed

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

In the tightly-censored bubble of state-run media and restricted internet, Beijing locals enjoyed their October 1 National Day seemingly unaware that in Hong Kong, which is [...]
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HK government to announce new law banning masks during public assemblies in bid to crack down on anti-government protesters

HK government to announce new law banning masks during public assemblies in bid to crack down on anti-government protesters

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

Hong Kong’s embattled government is to announce on Friday a ban on people wearing masks at protests, sources have told the Post. Officials are planning to impose the [...]
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HK actor Gregory Wong may be stopped from attending ‘Chinese-language Oscars’ over his role in anti-government protest

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

An outspoken Hong Kong actor’s plan to visit next month’s “Chinese Oscars” in Taiwan are under threat, because a court has barred him from leaving [...]
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Goldman says billions moved from HK to Singapore amid unrest

04-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

The potential benefit to Singapore from the turmoil in Hong Kong: $4 billion. That’s the upper end of an estimate from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. of the money investors [...]
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Pepe the protest frog? HK kids aren’t alt-right

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

He may have become a far-right internet meme in the West, but Pepe the Frog’s image is being rehabilitated in Hong Kong where democracy protesters have embraced him as [...]
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Dramatic footage captures moment when HK protester was shot

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

Amateur video of violent demonstrations in Hong Kong on Tuesday captures the moment when a policeman points a pistol at a black-clad protester and fires a round, after which [...]
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The Latest: Britain calls HK shooting ‘disproportionate’

The Latest: Britain calls HK shooting ‘disproportionate’

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

The Latest on the 70th anniversary of Communist Party rule in China (all times local): 10 p.m. Britain’s foreign secretary says the shooting of a teenage pro-democracy [...]
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HK government should stop suppressing and start talking, Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen says

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

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has called on Hong Kong authorities to swiftly initiate talks with anti-government protesters after an 18-year-old school student was [...]
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Secondary school student in stable condition after being shot with live round by HK police amid National Day protests

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

An 18-year-old secondary school pupil was in a stable condition on Wednesday after becoming the first protester to be shot with a live round by police over the nearly four [...]
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