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World  /  Published 03.09.20

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 25.11.19

Huge win for Hong Kong democracy backers

Pro-democracy candidates buoyed by months of street protests in Hong Kong won a stunning victory in local elections on Sunday, as record numbers voted in a vivid expression of the city’s aspirations...
By Keith Bradsher, Austin Ramzy and Tiffany May/New York Times News Service in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 22.11.19

Hong Kong court reinstates mask ban

A Hong Kong court on Friday temporarily reinstated a ban on wearing face masks that targeted anti-government protesters, after an earlier ruling found the law unconstitutional in what had been a rare ...
By Elaine Yu/New York Times News Service 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

World  /  Published 25.11.19

Democracy backers win in HK vote

Hong Kong's pro-democracy Opposition won a stunning landslide victory in weekend local elections in a clear rebuke to city leader Carrie Lam over her handling of violent protests that have divided the...
By AP in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 26.11.19

Hong Kong campus siege may be ending

A weeklong police siege of a university in Hong Kong may be winding down, closing one of the more violent chapters in the city's long-running anti-government protests.A search of the Hong Kong Polytec...
By AP in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 04.12.19

Wedding on hold for Hong Kong protester, cop

The venue is reserved, the wedding rings custom-made and the search for the dress has begun. But Hong Kong protester May's nuptials are on hold because her friends oppose her marrying a policeman.Six ...
By AFP in Hong Kong


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