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Former HK leader C Y Leung tells younger generation to become ‘good’ people to seize opportunities from Beijing’s Greater Bay Area economic master plan

Former HK leader C Y Leung tells younger generation to become ‘good’ people to seize opportunities from Beijing’s Greater Bay Area economic master plan

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Former Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying has urged the younger generation to focus on being “good” people to avoid damaging society, as he blamed schools and [...]
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HK leader says ‘attack’ on China representative office a challenge to national sovereignty

23-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s leader on Monday strongly condemned some anti-government protesters for an “attack” on China’s main representative office in the city. On [...]
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HK police make city’s ‘largest seizure of explosives’ with arrest of man, 27, and bomb squad deployed on eve of major protest against extradition bill

HK police make city’s ‘largest seizure of explosives’ with arrest of man, 27, and bomb squad deployed on eve of major protest against extradition bill

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have detained three men after seizing what is being billed as the largest amount of the deadliest explosives ever uncovered in the city, along with [...]
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‘Whenever There’s Trouble He Rushes There.’ Meet Legislator Roy Kwong, the God of HK Protests

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A pro-establishment lawmaker in Hong Kong locked in a Facebook row over the sexual orientation of a social activist has hit back at her target, demanding that he face [...]
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What lies ahead for HK, a city on edge

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Protests may not be unusual in Hong Kong, but with the gulf between its government and people never more evident, Insight examines where the city can go from its [...]
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HK lawmaker Ann Chiang and Civil Human Rights Front convenor Jimmy Sham locked in heated Facebook row over his sexual orientation

HK lawmaker Ann Chiang and Civil Human Rights Front convenor Jimmy Sham locked in heated Facebook row over his sexual orientation

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A pro-establishment lawmaker in Hong Kong locked in a Facebook row over the sexual orientation of a social activist has hit back at her target, demanding that he face [...]
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HK actor Simon Yam Tat-wah stabbed in stomach during promotional event in China

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam Tat-wah has returned to Hong Kong after undergoing surgery for wounds sustained during a knife attack on Saturday morning while he was attending a [...]
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Suspected leak of personal data of HK leader, top officials and lawmakers on Telegram app popular with protesters sparks call for police probe

Suspected leak of personal data of HK leader, top officials and lawmakers on Telegram app popular with protesters sparks call for police probe

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A suspected leak of the personal data of Hong Kong’s leader, top officials and lawmakers on an online messaging platform popular with extradition bill protesters has [...]
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Masked group defaces HK Lennon Wall decrying extradition bill, puts up pro-government posters

Masked group defaces HK Lennon Wall decrying extradition bill, puts up pro-government posters

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 8:10 AM

Hundreds of people, mostly wearing masks, gathered in northern Hong Kong to deface a pro-democracy Lennon Wall and replace it with pro-government posters during [...]
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Sheung Wan’s Cat Street: A haven for antique hunters in HK

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Are you a “cat” or are you a “rat”? Amid the tightly-packed antique shops of Upper Lascar Row in Sheung Wan, this question used to reverberate more [...]
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HK extradition bill protests begin to bite as city records drop in short-haul travellers

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Short-haul visitor numbers to Hong Kong dropped sharply this month as the city began to feel the impact of the ongoing protests against the extradition bill. Latest figures [...]
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Tsai Ing-wen says ‘friends from HK’ will be considered for asylum on humanitarian grounds

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen has acknowledged for the first time claims that Hong Kong protesters are fleeing to the self-ruled island and said it would consider any [...]
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Family of elderly HK woman who died after house call to lodge another complaint as coroner rules doctor ‘unreliable’

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Relatives of a 75-year-old woman who died after a medical house call are planning to lodge another complaint against the doctor after a coroner found him an unreliable [...]
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Opposition lawmaker Fernando Cheung withdraws his own bill to send HK murder suspect to Taiwan after it sparks fierce debate online

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

An opposition lawmaker in Hong Kong withdrew his own bill to resolve the murder case that triggered the government’s controversial extradition bill, hours after his [...]
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Greenpeace launches HK pollution campaign as volunteers talk about the impact city’s bad air has on their health

20-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Ho had always considered herself fit and healthy, but she had a nasty shock two years ago when she suffered an incessant coughing fit. “I coughed uncontrollably, [...]
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