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.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong Wednesday to remember the dead on the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, the only major commemoration in China, as authorities clamped tight security on Beijing.1 Comment
Monday, June 2, 2014
Pro-democracy protesters marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to call for greater political freedoms in China and an end to one-party rule, ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown.1 Comment
A jobless murder suspect was found dead after exchanging fire with Hong Kong police at a high-rise residential block early Sunday and is believed to have shot him himself, officers said.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Chinese police have arrested seven people suspected of being linked to a deadly stabbing spree and explosion at a railway station in the restive Muslim-majority region of Xinjiang, state-run media said Saturday.
Friday, May 9, 2014
A Chinese court has condemned a Hong Kong publisher who planned to release a dissident's book about President Xi Jinping to 10 years in jail, his lawyer said Thursday.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Two of Hong Kong's richest tycoons will go on trial Thursday in the city's biggest ever corruption case — which analysts say threatens to cast an uncomfortable spotlight on cozy ties between officials and wealthy moguls.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
China's manufacturing contracted in April for the fourth straight month but the pace of decline was less severe, suggesting the downturn in the world's No. 2 economy is bottoming out.