Pro Democracy Activists
India  /  Published 02.08.22

India's relationship with Myanmar's junta?

Despite expressing support for democratic reforms in Myanmar since the coup last year, India's actions appear to appease the military junta, say experts. India expressed "deep concern" ...
By Murali Krishnan

Opinion  /  Published 29.07.22

A kinder model

We inhabit a world that is being smothered by a whirligig of events that would appear unfathomable to most discerning minds. Shootings continue unabated, the media have turned away from a war where in...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

Opinion  /  Published 28.07.22

Costly silence: India & Myanmar's junta

The Myanmar military regime’s execution of four pro-democracy leaders has sparked outrage from the United Nations, multiple countries, as well as regional blocs like the Association of Southeast...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 14.12.21

Jail for Hong Kong media mogul

A Hong Kong court on Monday sentenced the former media mogul Jimmy Lai and seven other prominent pro-democracy activists to prison for their roles last year in trying to commemorate Beijing’s Ju...
By Vivian Wang and Austin Ramzy in Hong Kong

Opinion  /  Published 15.08.21

Majoritarianism in India

The principal strategy of contemporary majoritarianism is singling out a group, demonizing it as an alien fifth column, and then publicly making an example of it. In earlier columns, I’ve examin...
By Mukul Kesavan


World  /  Published 01.07.21

China students 'under firewall'

High numbers of Chinese students at Australian universities have created an environment of self-censorship with lecturers avoiding criticism of Beijing and Chinese students staying silent in fear of h...
By Reuters in Sydney

World  /  Published 07.01.21

HK police arrests democracy activists

Hong Kong police arrested 53 people in dawn raids on democracy activists on Wednesday in the biggest crackdown since China last year imposed a new security law which opponents say is aimed at quashing...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 04.09.20

HK tycoon not guilty of intimidation

A Hong Kong court declared media tycoon and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai not guilty of criminal intimidation on Thursday, ending one several cases against him after his high-profile arrest last mo...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 31.07.20

12 Hong Kong nominees disqualified

Hong Kong’s government said on Thursday 12 pro-democracy candidates had been disqualified from running for election to the legislature, citing opposition to a new national security law imposed b...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 13.10.19

Hong Kong protesters enter malls, trash shops

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists and riot police clashed in chaotic scenes around the city on Sunday with police in full riot gear chasing protesters through crowds of horrified lunchtime shoppers.Se...
By Reuters in Hong Kong


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