Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Pioneering Hong Kong movie producer Run Run Shaw, whose studio popularized the kung fu genre that influenced Quentin Tarantino and other Hollywood directors, died Tuesday.
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Thousands marched in Hong Kong Wednesday to demand a greater say in how their future leaders will be chosen, expressing fears that China will limit long-awaited political reforms.
Friday, December 27, 2013
A Hong Kong man infected with the H7N9 strain of bird flu died on Thursday, the first such death in the city since the virus emerged there this month.
Friday, December 13, 2013
A six-year-old Chinese boy who had his eyes gouged out was discharged from a Shenzhen hospital Thursday, after being fitted with prosthetic eyeballs.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
A stuffed toy wolf has sold out at Hong Kong's IKEA stores, the Swedish furniture giant said Tuesday, after it became an unlikely symbol of opposition to the city's unpopular government.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
A high-speed ferry traveling from Hong Kong to Macau collided with an “unidentified object” Friday, injuring 87 people and raising new concerns over maritime safety a year after a ferry crash claimed 39 lives.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Campaigners accused Beijing of stifling democracy in Hong Kong Friday after a senior mainland official said any future leader of the city must not challenge China.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Amnesty International on Thursday condemned the “slavery-like” conditions faced by thousands of Indonesian women who work in Hong Kong as domestic staff, accusing authorities of “inexcusable” inaction.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Hong Kong and Shanghai shares jumped on Monday after China last week unveiled details of a reform drive that includes giving private firms a greater role in the economy.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Activists were barred Wednesday from leaving Hong Kong waters on what they called a “fishing” boat trip to disputed islands, more than a year after sailing to another contested chain to assert China's sovereignty.