Saturday, August 29, 2015
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was back in court Friday over an anti-China protest, a day after he faced new charges related to a pro-democracy rally.
A rare gray pearl necklace that once belonged to a British aristocrat is expected to fetch up to US$7 million when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong, Sotheby's said Friday.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong slammed police Thursday for what he called a "political prosecution" after he was charged over protests which led to last year's mass pro-democracy street rallies.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong slammed police Thursday for what he called a "political prosecution" after he was charged over protests which led to last year's mass pro-democracy street rallies., 1 Comment
Monday, August 24, 2015
An explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China killed one person and injured nine others, a state news agency reported Sunday, less than two weeks after a similar disaster at a chemical warehouse killed 123 people.
Friday, August 7, 2015
The world's first ever ant map showing the distribution of the tiny industrious creature around the globe was launched Thursday by the University of Hong Kong in a bid to shed more light on the insect world.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
The first Catholic bishop to be ordained in mainland China for more than three years was consecrated on Tuesday amid a heavy police presence, worshippers said.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Dozens of activists including men wearing bras staged a protest in Hong Kong on Sunday after a woman was sentenced to three-and-a-half months' jail for assaulting a police officer with her breast.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Students at Hong Kong's most prestigious university say its academic freedom is under attack in what they maintain is the politically motivated stalling of the appointment of an administrator who supported last year's pro-democracy protests.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
A man attempted to set a fire on board a Chinese flight early Sunday, but was restrained by passengers and crew members and taken into custody, the aviation authority said.