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'Why is the road broken?' Sightless Hong Kongers live city of protest by sound

Dec 13 2019

HONG KONG In Hong Kong, when the tempo of traffic-light signals accelerates to about 800 ticks a minute, visually impaired residents know they can safely cross the road. But over the past six months of unrest, many streets have lost their beat. | Video

Foreign experts quit Hong Kong police probe questioning its independence

Dec 12 2019

HONG KONG Foreign experts said they had quit advising a Hong Kong police watchdog on Wednesday due to doubts over its independence and ability to conduct an investigation into police conduct during months of anti-government protests.

Hong Kong police chief calls for peaceful weekend protest

Dec 06 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's police chief urged people to demonstrate peacefully on Sunday, when organizers expect a large turnout for a pro-democracy march intended to show the movement still has strong momentum.

Hong Kong gives protesters green light for big march on Sunday

Dec 05 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong authorities granted protesters permission to march this weekend, organizers said on Thursday, giving the green light to a rally seen as a gauge of the pro-democracy movement's support following its sweeping victory in local elections.

Hong Kong office workers begin week of lunchtime protests

Dec 02 2019

HONG KONG Hundreds of office workers in Hong Kong's business district gathered on Monday for the first in a week of lunchtime protests backing the pro-democracy movement after its resounding victory in district polls last month in the Chinese-ruled city.

Piano-playing democrat beats pro-Beijing heavyweight in HK poll

Nov 25 2019

HONG KONG Political newcomer Cary Lo, 37, expressed himself surprised but delighted after defeating pro-Beijing incumbent Junius Ho in the first and most high-profile upset for pro-democracy candidates in Hong Kong's district council election on Sunday.

Piano-playing democrat beats pro-Beijing heavyweight in HK poll

Nov 25 2019

HONG KONG Political newcomer Cary Lo, 37, expressed himself surprised but delighted after defeating pro-Beijing incumbent Junius Ho in the first and most high-profile upset for pro-democracy candidates in Hong Kong's district council election on Sunday.

Piano-playing democrat beats pro-Beijing heavyweight in HK poll

Nov 25 2019

HONG KONG Political newcomer Cary Lo, 37, expressed himself surprised but delighted after defeating pro-Beijing incumbent Junius Ho in the first and most high-profile upset for pro-democracy candidates in Hong Kong's district council election on Sunday.

Hong Kong's piano man changes his tune to protest anthem

Nov 25 2019

HONG KONG When government workers began to clear up a street back in June, after one of Hong Kong's largest and most violent protests in decades, Kevin Cheung rushed to salvage 36 umbrellas from the debris. | Video

Hong Kong's piano man changes his tune to protest anthem

Nov 25 2019

HONG KONG When government workers began to clear up a street back in June, after one of Hong Kong's largest and most violent protests in decades, Kevin Cheung rushed to salvage 36 umbrellas from the debris. | Video

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