Tag: Hong Kong protests
Team's general manager Daryl Morey posted a tweet in show of support for Hong Kong's democracy fight.
MTR Corp operator says most of the stations temporarily closed due to 'serious vandalism'.
The prime minister expects the Chinese government to act sternly against protesters, citing the Tiananmen Square protests
96 people charged in court on Tuesday for rioting.
A protestor says 'Lennon Walls' carry the civil disobedience spirit from Umbrella movement.
This comes after Hong Kong refused to move the match to Malaysia.
Train services at MTR stations return to normal.
Hong Kong's prominent figures are raising awareness on its crisis globally.
Pro-Beijing supporters are seen tearing down democracy posters across the city.
The Oct 1 fireworks last faced cancellation during the 2014 Umbrella movement.
Singer Denise Ho says Beijing was using its power and influence to quash dissent around the world.
Sun Hung Kai Properties underlying profit increased to HK$32.4 billion (US$4.1 billion) in the year end June 30.
Zuraida Kamaruddin made the startling claim while defending her proposal to promote Malaysian properties in crisis-hit Hong Kong.
Zara supports China's 'one country, two systems' policy and is distancing itself from the Hong Kong controversy.
The protests came on the fifth anniversary of a Chinese decision to curtail democratic reforms and rule out universal suffrage in Hong Kong.
The Civil Human Rights Front has cancelled Saturday's demonstration after being denied permission, but this has not stopped protestors in the past.
The move by Telegram comes as Hong Kong police arrested a number of prominent activists and three lawmakers on Friday.
A report submitted by Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam detailing the protestor's demands was rejected by Beijing, and she was ordered not to yield.
Wong’s arrest comes the day after a Hong Kong protest leader was attacked by two unidentified armed masked men.
The protests pose a direct challenge to Chinese leader Xi Jinping, whose government has sent a clear warning that forceful intervention to quell violent demonstrations is possible.
Sunday's violent protests between the Hong Kong police force and demonstrators has resulted in more arrests, including that of a minor.
Economist Carmen Reihart believes the Hong Kong protests could cause a significant global economic slowdown in the long run.
Student leaders representing most of the city's major universities say students will miss lectures for the first two weeks.
Twitter and Facebook claims China is creating confusion in relation to the Hong Kong protests through 'virtual private networks' backed by the government.