Hong Kong News

Typhoon blows out of Philippines, heads to China

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A fast-moving typhoon blew out of the northern Philippines on Monday, leaving at least two people dead and setting off floods and landslides…

HK pro democracy campaigners shave heads in protest against Beijing

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Several dozen pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong shaved their heads to show their determination to fight for universal suffrage…

Former chief executive supports NPC’s decision on HK’s electoral reform

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Former Hong Kong chief executive Tung Chee-Hwa said the universal suffrage starting in 2017 is true democracy…

China: No open nominations for Hong Kong leader

China’s legislature on Sunday ruled out allowing open nominations in the inaugural election for Hong Kong’s leader…

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

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Hong Kong pro-democracy legislators accused China’s central government of breaking its promise to let Hong Kong directly elect its leader…

HK graft cops raid pro-democracy media boss’s home

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Hong Kong anti-corruption police searched the homes of a media magnate who is an outspoken critic of Beijing…

China’s top legislature discusses electoral reform for Hong Kong

Lawmakers started discussions on whether to revise election methods for the Hong Kong Chief Executive position in 2017…

World scariest selfie

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Rooftopping photographers Daniel Lau climbed on top of the fifth tallest building in Hong Kong to take a selfie video…

Philippines makes arrests in online extortion ring

An online syndicate accused of blackmailing more than 1,000 victims after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcam…

China to discuss election methods for Hong Kong chief executive

China’s top legislature will discuss whether to revise election methods for Hong Kong chief executive and legislature at its upcoming bi-monthly session…