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HK activist Joshua Wong released from prison

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 10:16 AM

Joshua Wong, a leading figure in Hong Kong’s 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, was released from prison on Monday and vowed to soon join the latest round of [...]
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HK extradition bill: Financial Secretary Paul Chan says city economy is ‘stable and orderly’ despite protests

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 10:16 AM

Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po has said the recent tense social atmosphere had inevitably affected some aspects of the economy and livelihood, even though Hong [...]
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Joshua Wong: Poster child of HK’s ‘Umbrella Movement’

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 10:16 AM

Joshua Wong was the unlikely hero who helped lead a movement that inspired hundreds of thousands of Hong Kongers to take over the city’s streets for two months in 2014 [...]
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HK leader fights for political life after bill fiasco

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 10:16 AM

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam steadily climbed her way up bureaucratic ranks to capture the top position in the former British colony, relying on sheer intelligence, [...]
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Woman who suffered life-threatening condition after childbirth at HK hospital says doctors dismissed it as postnatal depression

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 10:16 AM

A woman has complained that two doctors failed to provide proper care after she gave birth in a private hospital in Hong Kong, saying they dismissed her life-threatening [...]
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HK protests go global as marchers take to streets in US, Europe and Australia in show of solidarity

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 10:16 AM

Hundreds of demonstrators took to the streets in the United States on Sunday in a show of solidarity with the almost 2 million Hongkongers who marched to demand the [...]
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Roads around Legco reopen as last remaining HK protesters voluntarily leave

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 10:16 AM

Traffic was running again on major access roads to the city’s legislature and the government headquarters in Admiralty on Monday morning after the last remaining [...]
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HK activist Joshua Wong walks free, calls on leader to resign

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 10:16 AM

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong called on the city’s pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam to resign after he walked free from prison on Monday, as historic [...]
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HK makes history as black sea of protesters denounce city’s leader and Beijing

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CBS News | 10:16 AM

In Hong Kong’s biggest protests since Britain handed this former colony back to China in 1997, organisers said nearly 2 million people took to the streets Sunday to [...]
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When suspending HK’s extradition bill versus withdrawing it has a different meaning politically and legally but the same outcome: death of the legislation

When suspending HK’s extradition bill versus withdrawing it has a different meaning politically and legally but the same outcome: death of the legislation

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 9:57 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor finally apologised on Sunday night for causing sadness and disappointment over the divisive extradition bill, but the question on [...]
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Hundreds Of Thousands Of HK Protesters Demand Leader’s Resignation

Hundreds Of Thousands Of HK Protesters Demand Leader’s Resignation

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 9:55 AM

Hong Kong’s top official, Carrie Lam, apologised to the city’s residents on Sunday night, saying in a statement that the government’s [...]
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Activists push Sunday protest despite HK bill delay

Activists push Sunday protest despite HK bill delay

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 1:03 PM

Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong are planning a mass protest Sunday even after the territory’s embattled leader Carrie Lam sought to quell public anger by shelving [...]
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Massive protests draw apology from HK leadership

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:47 PM

Hong Kong citizens marched for hours Sunday in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city’s top leader for her handling of legislation that has [...]
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HK leader apologises as rally chokes city

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:45 PM

About two million protesters choked Hong Kong’s streets in a powerful rebuke of a reviled extradition law, organisers said Sunday, piling pressure on the city’s [...]
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HK leader apologises to public after massive protests over extradition bill

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:43 PM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised to the public on Sunday with “utmost sincerity and humility” after the second massive protest in a week over a proposed [...]
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