Gulf Times - Hong-Kong
Hong Kong protesters defy Xi with pro-democracy rallies

Hong Kong protesters defy Xi with pro-democracy rallies

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters defied a warning by China's President Xi Jinping and took to the streets again Friday

Protesters blockade universities, business district as chaos grips Hong Kong

Protesters blockade universities, business district as chaos grips Hong Kong

Hong Kong anti-government protesters paralysed parts of the Asian financial hub for a third day on Wednesday, with some transport links, schools and many businesses closing ...

Flash mob wreaks havoc in heart of Hong Kong financial district

Flash mob wreaks havoc in heart of Hong Kong financial district

A flash mob sprang up in the heart of Hong Kong's financial centre on Tuesday, hours after police fired tear gas at a university campus and territory-wide transport disruptions wreaked commuter havoc ...

Hong Kong spirals into rare daylight violence as police shoot protester

Hong Kong spirals into rare daylight violence as police shoot protester

Hong Kong police shot and wounded one protester who hospital officials said was in critical condition on Monday as the Chinese-ruled territory spiralled into rare weekday violence in the 24th straight week ...

Violence spreads across Hong Kong New Territories on 24th weekend of unrest

Violence spreads across Hong Kong New Territories on 24th weekend of unrest

Violence broke out on Sunday across the New Territories of Hong Kong on the 24th straight weekend of anti-government protests, with police firing tear gas to break up rallies as black-clad activists ...

Huge Hong Kong rally after student dies and lawmakers arrested

Huge Hong Kong rally after student dies and lawmakers arrested

Tens of thousands of Hong Kongers packed into a park Saturday night to mourn a student who died during recent clashes as police arrested a group of pro-democracy lawmakers, deepening the city's political crisis.

Hong Kong vigils for dead student turn to street violence

Hong Kong vigils for dead student turn to street violence

Hong Kong protesters marked Friday's death of a university student injured in a high fall during a pro-democracy rally this week with candlelight vigils and now-familiar street clashes across the Chinese-ruled territory.

Pro-Beijing politician wounded in Hong Kong knife attack

Pro-Beijing politician wounded in Hong Kong knife attack

A firebrand pro-Beijing politician in Hong Kong was wounded in a knife attack on Wednesday, the latest tit-for-tat political violence to break out in a city engulfed by seething pro-democracy protests.

Xi voices 'trust' in Hong Kong leader, but concern over unrest

Xi voices 'trust' in Hong Kong leader, but concern over unrest

Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed a ‘high degree of trust’ in Hong Kong's unpopular leader Carrie Lam as the two met after months of increasingly violent protests in the semi-autonomous city.

China says it will "perfect" system for choosing Hong Kong leader

China says it will "perfect" system for choosing Hong Kong leader

The Chinese Communist Party said it would "perfect" the system for choosing the leader of Hong Kong after months of street protests demanding democracy

Scores injured, one critical in chaotic weekend of Hong Kong protests

Scores injured, one critical in chaotic weekend of Hong Kong protests

Scores of people were injured in Hong Kong during a chaotic weekend of anti-government protests that left one man in a critical condition,

Bloody Hong Kong shopping mall clash wounds several

Bloody Hong Kong shopping mall clash wounds several

Hong Kong anti-government protesters crowded shopping malls in running clashes with police on Sunday, a day after parts of the Chinese-ruled city became a battleground