Wednesday, June 25, 2014
A college student in China leaped to his death after losing more than US$3,000 gambling on the World Cup, state media reported Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Macau says the female half of a giant panda couple that the Asian gambling hub received as a gift from Beijing has died from kidney failure., 1 Comment
Monday, June 23, 2014
Hong Kong citizens cast their ballots in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform Sunday, as booths opened across the territory in a poll that has enraged Beijing and drawn nearly 650,000 votes since it opened online.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine's embattled east have dismissed a unilateral cease-fire ordered by President Petro Poroshenko as fake, while nine Ukrainian service members were wounded in clashes just before and after the cease-fire began.
More than half-a-million people have voted in an unofficial Hong Kong electoral reform poll, organizers said Saturday, in a ballot hit by a massive cyberattack and labeled by Beijing as “illegal.”
Saturday, June 21, 2014
More than half-a-million people have voted in an unofficial Hong Kong electoral reform poll, organisers said Saturday, in a ballot hit by a massive cyberattack and labelled by Beijing as "illegal.", 1 Comment
Tens of thousands of Hong Kongers voted Friday in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform that has alarmed Beijing and sets the stage for a possible showdown with the government, with mass protests aimed at shutting down the Chinese capitalist enclave's financial district., 1 Comment
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Police used pepper spray to scatter protesters at Hong Kong's government headquarters in an angry rally against plans for a new town development, with 21 arrested, officials said Saturday.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
A high-speed ferry heading to Macau crashed into a breakwater in the Asian gambling hub's harbor Friday, leaving 58 people with minor injuries.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Hong Kong's airlines and airport were on alert Friday after receiving a warning from Taiwan that a woman in mainland China may be planning to board a flight to the Asian financial hub with a bomb.