25 August 2019


Hong Kong police arrest 29 after overnight clashes, more protests planned (11)
It was the first use of tear gas in more than a week after a series of mostly peaceful demonstrations in the former British colony. advertisement Reuters Hong Kong August 25, 2019 UPDATED: August 25, 2019 12:25 IST Protesters clash with police in Ngau Tau Kok in Hong Kong, China, August 24, 2019.
HKSAR chief executive calls for dialogue to solve problems (3)
In-Depth Coverage Global Times Source:Xinhua Published: 2019/8/25 7:40:39 Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam on Saturday called for dialogue, pointing out that "the continued confrontation is not the way out." Lam made the appeal on her Facebook page with regard to the current situation in Hong Kong. The appeal comes after she invited a group of people who seek to solve the
HK police use tear gas, protesters cut down 'smart lamppost' (6)
50 minutes ago What would you like to learn more about? Topics Hundreds of black-clad protesters armed with bamboo poles and baseball bats fought with police officers wielding batons on a main road following a march against "smart lampposts" that was sparked by surveillance fears. Riot police are pictured during a protest in Hong Kong, China on August 24, 2019.
Thousands march in Hong Kong as police in black masks look on (1)
By Reuters News ServiceAugust 24, 201900 Share0 Anti-extradition bill protesters light up their smartphones as they form a human chain during a rally in Hong Kong. Hong Kong anti-government protesters marched in a gritty industrial district of the Chinese-ruled city on Saturday, with some police wearing new black masks looking on, as China freed a British consulate worker whose detention helped fuel tension.
The year of being water - a Chinese astrological reading of Hong Kong in a challenging hour (1)
It has been a turbulent Year of the Pig for Hong Kong. But believe it or not, an era of tender loving governance may be just round the corner Foong Woei Wan Published: 10:30am, 24 Aug, 2019 Updated: 10:30am, 24 Aug, 2019 Advertisement TOP PICKS Link Copied Protesters on the march during a rally in Hong Kong on August 18.
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