March 18, 2020 9:42 pm
The number of affected journalists at the papers, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post _ is at least 13 and could be higher depending on how broadly the group is defined, said the Foreign Correspondents' Club of China, or FCCC.
February 22, 2020 7:12 am
Authorities said 66 of the 364 Hong Kong residents on the ship were infected with the coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. They will remain in Japan along with other citizens who were in close contact with them.
February 19, 2020 1:12 pm
Hong Kong is at risk of an exodus that could threaten the city’s global status, the heads of the local British and French chambers of commerce warned in a Feb. 12 letter.
February 18, 2020 11:47 am
The coronavirus, which has killed one of 60 patients in Hong Kong, has reduced tourist arrivals to a trickle and kept residents away from shops at a time when the city is mired in its first recession in a decade.
February 13, 2020 12:10 pm
Hong Kong's retail sector, battered by months of often violent anti-government protests, is likely to suffer in the coming months as the outbreak in mainland China has emptied shopping centres and closed down tourist attractions.
February 07, 2020 7:39 am
Apart from those evacuated, 10 other Indians have indicated that they want to come back from China, but were unable to clear the health screening process, MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said.
January 14, 2020 10:36 am
Hong Kong-based Tiena Sekharan wants the world to know that there is more to Indian food than just curry and naan.
January 13, 2020 9:23 am
Groups like Human Rights Watch have increased scrutiny of Hong Kong during seven months of pro-democracy protests that have led to regular violent clashes between demonstrators and police.
January 04, 2020 5:55 pm
As of January 3, over 44 cases have been reported. Out of these 11 were in serious condition and the remaining 33 are believed to be in a stable condition.
December 25, 2019 7:36 am
Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at crowds in a popular shopping district on Christmas Eve as protesters took to streets and malls to demand greater democracy.
February 21, 2020 11:59 am
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November 15, 2019 10:35 pm
Protestors armed with bows and arrows reinforced the fortifications that they had built on Hong Kong university campuses as they anticipated clashes with the police while they disrupted morning commute in the capital for the fourth consecutive day.
August 26, 2019 3:52 pm
Hong Kong on Sunday saw some of the fiercest clashes between police and demonstrators since violence escalated in mid-June over a now-suspended extradition bill.
July 23, 2019 6:30 am
While the demonstrations have been largely peaceful, some confrontations between police and protesters have turned violent. Later, police threw tear gas canisters at protesters to try to disperse them.
June 17, 2019 9:50 am
Protesters formed a sea of black along roads, walkways and train stations across Hong Kong’s financial centre to vent their frustration and anger at the bill and the government’s handling of the resulting demonstrations.
June 11, 2019 6:41 pm
The extradition law has aroused concerns that this would undermine the city's independent judicial system as it allows Hong Kong to hand over fugitives to the jurisdictions that the city doesn't currently have an extradition agreement with, mainland China.
June 10, 2019 10:33 am
Sunday’s outpouring was widely expected to raise the pressure on the administration of Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and her official backers in Beijing.
December 03, 2015 7:13 pm
In tightly packed Hong Kong, the dead are causing a problem for the living.
October 18, 2014 8:40 am
In the Top frames this week The Nobel Peace Prize 2014 was awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education".
September 29, 2014 11:46 am
Police officers tried to negotiate with protesters camped out on a normally busy highway near the Hong Kong government headquarters.