The anthem bill is set for a second reading today and is expected to be turned into law next month
27 May 2020 9:34 AM
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam calls on citizens to wait to see the details of the legislation
26 May 2020 11:45 AM
More than 180 people were arrested on Sunday as authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse pro-democracy protesters
25 May 2020 11:15 AM
Hundreds took to the streets on Sunday to march against China’s proposed tough national security legislation for the city
24 May 2020 12:03 PM
186 law and policy leaders said the laws are a “flagrant breach” of Sino-British Joint Declaration that returned Hong Kong to China in 1997
24 May 2020 11:52 AM
The newly imposed national security laws could provide a litmus test of public opposition to China’s tightening grip over the financial hub
24 May 2020 11:31 AM
The city has been battered by 6 months of protests triggered by rising public anger over China's rule and police's response to protests.
03 Dec 2019 3:11 PM
The protestors showed 'gratitude' for US support of anti-government protests that have roiled the financial hub for nearly 6 months.
01 Dec 2019 3:36 PM
'I'll tell you we have to stand with Hong Kong but I'm also standing with President Xi. He is an incredible guy,' Trump said.
23 Nov 2019 8:29 AM
The university on Kowloon peninsula is the last of 5 that protesters had occupied to use as bases from which to disrupt the city.
21 Nov 2019 2:32 PM
Police said protesters had vandalised restaurant after peaceful chanting of slogans by Hong Kong people.
04 Nov 2019 9:28 AM
The HK USD 7.6 million (USD 970,000) price tag is more than 30 times the average annual wage in Hong Kong.
24 Oct 2019 4:18 PM
The security chief on Wednesday announced the bill's withdrawal in the city's legislature.
23 Oct 2019 12:12 PM
The pro-Beijing leader has faced sustained criticism from protesters in the semi-autonomous city.
23 Oct 2019 11:00 AM
HKmap shared crowdsourced information about the protests in Hong Kong.
11 Oct 2019 7:47 AM
Opponents and protesters saw it as the start of a slippery slope tipping the international finance hub into authoritarianism.
06 Oct 2019 12:32 PM
'There is no force that can shake the foundation of this great nation,' Xi said, standing alongside party leaders in Tiananmen Square.
01 Oct 2019 9:10 AM
School and university students also took part in a one-day class boycott on Monday.
30 Sep 2019 1:27 PM
Anti-government protesters have targeted the airport before, occupying the arrivals hall.
22 Sep 2019 3:31 PM
In pre-recorded televised address on Wednesday, Lam said extradition bill had been withdrawn, conceding to one of protesters' five demands.
06 Sep 2019 10:24 AM