Hong Kong

PLA troops leave Hong Kong garrison amid intensifying protests over Beijing’s role in the semi-autonomous territory. Soldiers belonging to China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) have...

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – China threatened Sweden with unspecified “counter measures” if its culture minister attends a literary award ceremony on Friday for Gui Minhai, a Swedish citizen...

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is urging its exchange students studying in Hong Kong to return to Canada as violent protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory begin to take over local...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Candlelight Hong Kong vigils mourning a student who died on Friday after a high fall during a pro-democracy rally quickly spiraled into street fires and cat-and-mouse clashes...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong was bracing for a weekend of unrest with pro-democracy protests likely to mount in the China-ruled territory ahead of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s...

Three leaders, including Demosisto’s Ivan Lam, among hundreds arrested since mass protests began 3 months ago. Hong Kong’s pro-democracy political party, Demosisto, said its chairperson was...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s businesses and metro stations reopened as usual on Monday after a chaotic Sunday when police fired water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters...

Police were skirmishing with protesters in Hong Kong for a second straight day on Sunday following a pro-democracy march in an outlying district. While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group...

Hong Kong‘s airport and the roads and railways leading to it were operating normally early on Saturday despite plans by protesters to implement a “stress test” of transport links to the...

The boss of Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways quit on Friday, the highest-profile corporate casualty of unrest roiling the former British colony, after Beijing targeted the airline over staff...

The martial arts star broke his silence on the protests and said he hopes it “can return to peace soon”. The Hong Kong-born actor received a huge backlash on social media for his saying recent...

The Hong Kong police, ominously banging their batons on their shields, inched slowly towards the chanting ­protesters down the street. Suddenly, an officer fired a volley of tear gas canisters right past...

Metro stations in Hong Kong resumed regular service on Monday and streets were being cleaned of debris as the city recovered from another night of violent clashes between anti-government protesters and...

Chief Executive Carrie Lam raises spectre of prosecutions following Sunday’s anti-government demonstrations. Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam has denounced protesters who fought with...

Carrie Lam says she has no plans to change the bill’s wording day after about one million people marched against it. Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader said on Monday she had no plans to withdraw...

A dozen dried squid in a glass jar. Wet and wiggly tofu sprinkled with bright orange sugar. The sweet-smelling breeze atop the hill where a 112-foot Buddha hangs out. These are the delights of Hong Kong. Hong...