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London-bound Cathay Pacific flight returns to HK with water supply problems as passengers spend 41/2 hours in air

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Passengers on a London-bound Cathay Pacific flight spent 41/2 hours in the air before landing back in Hong Kong after the aircraft experienced problems with its water supply. [...]
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HK government stays invisible to avoid more extradition bill chaos ahead of G20 summit

HK government stays invisible to avoid more extradition bill chaos ahead of G20 summit

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled government is lying low again this week to avoid rocking the boat in the face of continuing opposition to the now-suspended extradition bill, with [...]
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HK’s huge protests, explained

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VOX | 6:02 AM

The people of Hong Kong are protesting in record-breaking numbers. Hundreds of thousands of Hongkongers have taken to the streets to protest a controversial extradition bill [...]
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China Warns World Leaders: Don’t Talk About the HK Protests

China Warns World Leaders: Don’t Talk About the HK Protests

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VICE News | 6:02 AM

Beijing issued a severe warning to any world leaders who planned to talk about Hong Kong’s massive protests during this week’s G20 summit: Don’t do it. [...]
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‘We have no other choice’: as China erodes democracy HK citizens prepare to leave

‘We have no other choice’: as China erodes democracy HK citizens prepare to leave

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Elisa Wong had always thought she would move away from Hong Kong when her seven-year-old daughter reached university age. But the recent political crisis has prompted her to [...]
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Facing discrimination and ignorance, Hongkongers living with HIV want better education to debunk myths on disease

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Dressed in black and his face covered by a bulky helmet, HIV-positive Duncan Lam Chun-chung opened up about his struggles on television last year. At one point, the [...]
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HK’s largest pro-establishment party ‘would not oppose’ city leader Carrie Lam announcing full withdrawal of extradition bill to heal rifts in society

HK’s largest pro-establishment party ‘would not oppose’ city leader Carrie Lam announcing full withdrawal of extradition bill to heal rifts in society

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Announcing a complete withdrawal of the controversial extradition bill and holding talks with protesters could help solve the problems facing Hong Kong’s leader, the [...]
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Protests have consequences for HK and the world

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

The popular unrest in the past few weeks in Hong Kong is one of the world’s major human rights issues today. The weeks-long, record-breaking protest against proposed [...]
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HK protesters end police headquarters siege

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CBSNews | 6:02 AM

Protesters in Hong Kong ended their overnight siege of police headquarters peacefully Saturday, disappointed that their demands for the territory’s leader to formally [...]
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HK’s top officials vow to do better and urge public to give them another chance as government seeks to recover from extradition bill crisis

HK’s top officials vow to do better and urge public to give them another chance as government seeks to recover from extradition bill crisis

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s top officials have broken days of silence over unprecedented youth protests against the now-suspended extradition bill to appeal for a chance to rebuild [...]
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Police chief defends restrained approach to HK anti-extradition protesters’ siege of HQ

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s police chief has said the force’s restrained approach to anti-extradition protesters’ 15-hour siege of the force’s headquarters was for [...]
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Rents for subdivided flats in HK hit a new high, concern group study shows

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Rents for Hong Kong’s notoriously cramped subdivided flats have reached a new high, according to a study by a concern group. An index used by the Subdivided Flats [...]
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32 former HK officials and politicians appeal to government to scrap extradition bill

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | HongkongFP | 6:02 AM

Thirty-two former Hong Kong government officials and politicians made another urgent appeal to Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Sunday to withdraw the suspended extradition [...]
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I Was Never Taught How To Protest: A Young Singaporean in HK

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Popspoken | 6:02 AM

I was never taught how to protest. I was never taught how to chant slogans, how to punch my fist in the air, nor how to fight for something I truly believe in. Born to Hong [...]
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Five HK anti-extradition bill protesters were arrested at public hospitals whilst seeking treatment

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | HongkongFP | 6:02 AM

At least five anti-extradition bill protesters were arrested at public hospitals whilst seeking treatment, a group of 82 medical and legal professionals said on Sunday. They [...]
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