World Jan 19Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes
Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party.
World Nov 11Hong Kong leader promises stricter measures after violent day
The pledge from Carrie Lam follows a day of violence in which one person was shot and another set on fire.
World Jul 27Hong Kong police fire tear gas after protesters defy ban
Hong Kong police on Saturday fired tear gas and swung batons at protesters who defied authorities' warnings not to march in a neighborhood where six days earlier a mob apparently targeting demonstrators brutally attacked people in a train station.
World Jul 26Hong Kong protesters crowd one of the world’s busiest airports
More than 1,000 demonstrators dressed in black filled the arrival hall at Hong Kong International Airport, chanting, "There are no riots, there's only tyranny!"…
World Jul 21Hong Kong residents deface Chinese emblem in latest protest
Hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, with some of the marchers defacing a national Chinese emblem in their latest expression of protest against mainland authorities.
World Jul 15Hong Kong lawmakers urge dialogue after Sunday clashes
The demonstration Sunday in Hong Kong's Sha Tin district was peaceful for most of the day, but fights broke out when police started clearing streets after nightfall.
World Jul 07Tens of thousands in Hong Kong take message to mainlanders
Tens of thousands of people, many wearing black shirts and some carrying British colonial-era flags, marched in Hong Kong on Sunday, targeting a mainland Chinese audience as a month-old protest movement showed no signs of abating.
World Jun 04Photos: Hong Kong activists mark 30-year anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre
Hong Kong is the only region under Beijing's jurisdiction that holds significant public commemorations of the 1989 crackdown and memorials for its victims.
World May 11Chaotic scenes at Hong Kong legislature over extradition law
Hong Kong’s legislative assembly descended into chaos Saturday as lawmakers for and against controversial amendments to the territory’s extradition law clashed over access to the chamber.