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Hong Kong police arrest 289 at protests over election delay

About 290 people were arrested Sunday (Sept. 6) at protests against the government’s decision to postpone elections for Hong Kong’s legislature, police said. The elections were to have ...

Hong Kong police arrest hundreds after protests over delayed vote

Police in Hong Kong have arrested almost 300 people during anti-government demonstrations organized to protest delayed elections that were set to take place on Sunday. Most of the demonstrators had b...

Hong Kong rounds up dozen of prominent democracy activists

23:00 Update: Next Magazine and Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai has been released on bail. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong police on Saturday (April 18) morning rounded up about a dozen pr...

Hong Kong activists refused travel to Macao before Xi visit

HONG KONG (AP) — A ferry company barred a group of Hong Kong protesters, including a well-known pro-democracy activist, from boarding a boat Wednesday to Macao, where Chinese President Xi Jinping is s...

Hong Kong protesters march with mock coffin of city leader

HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of protesters has paraded around Hong Kong government headquarters with a mock coffin of city leader Carrie Lam. The march on Friday marks the one-mont...

Hong Kong citizens stage huge rally against China extradition plan

HONG KONG (DW) -- Tens of thousand of Hong Kong residents are participating in a rally on Sunday against a government plan that would allow extraditions to China. In February, Hong Kong authorities...

Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over controversial extradition bill

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffled with each other on Saturday over the government's proposed amendments to the territory's extradition law. At least one member of the Legislative Council was carri...

Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over controversial extradition bill

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffled with each other on Saturday over the government's proposed amendments to the territory's extradition law. At least one member of the Legislative Council was carri...

Thousands in Hong Kong protest against China extradition plan

Thousands of people walked peacefully for more than three hours through the shopping and business districts of Causeway Bay and Wanchai on Sunday, some with placards addressing the Chinese leader: &qu...

Pro-democracy camp in Hong Kong loses two of four seats to pro-Beijing legislators

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong by-elections were held on March 11, with pro-democracy candidates unable to regain all of their lost seats after the disqualification of pro-democracy legislator...