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Mission impossible for disabled Hong...

Mission impossible for disabled Hong...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 19 2020

Public hospitals have stopped supplying masks to visiting patients to save vital equipment for staff...

Hong Kong reports second coronavirus...

Hong Kong reports second coronavirus...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 19 2020

In mainland China, where the virus first emerged, more than 2,000 people have been killed and 74,000...

Armed gang steals toilet rolls in panic-buying...

Armed gang steals toilet rolls in panic-buying...

Around the Web

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Toilet rolls have become hot property in Hong Kong despite government assurances that supplies will remain...

Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet...

Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 17 2020

 One of the crates was only half stacked

Hong Kong protesters rally against planned...

Hong Kong protesters rally against planned...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 16 2020

With Hong Kong property prices among the most expensive in the world, owning a home is a distant dream...

Hong Kong to arrange flights to take...

Hong Kong to arrange flights to take...

World

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Latest figures from Beijing on Sunday showed 68,500 cases of the illness and 1,665 deaths

Hundreds march in HK against potential...

Hundreds march in HK against potential...

East Asia

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Some buildings in those neighbourhoods had been designated as potential quarantine sites

China virus toll hits 722, with 1st...

China virus toll hits 722, with 1st...

World

Sat, Feb 8 2020

Nearly 35,000 people have been infected by the new strain

Hong Kong reports first death of coronavirus...

Hong Kong reports first death of coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 4 2020

China has struggled to contain the virus despite enacting unprecedented measures, including locking down...

Hong Kong medics strike for China border...

Hong Kong medics strike for China border...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 3 2020

The action by non-essential medical staff comes as the city's pro-Beijing leadership resists completely...

Global concerns grow as China virus...

Global concerns grow as China virus...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 27 2020

The city of 11 million people is in virtual lockdown and much of Hubei, home to nearly 60 million people,...

Hong Kong protesters torch planned quarantine...

Hong Kong protesters torch planned quarantine...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Public calls have also grown for the Hong Kong government to block the financial hub's border with...

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Organizers initially applied for a permit for a march, but police only agreed to a static rally in the...

Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 13 2020

Protests in Hong Kong escalated in June last year over a now-withdrawn bill which would have allowed...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Lam did not mention the protests in her opening remarks, which focused on health risks related an outbreak...

'Return to right path' Beijing's new...

'Return to right path' Beijing's new...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 6 2020

‘Everyone earnestly hopes that Hong Kong can return to the right path’

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 4 2020

The Liaison Office, which reports to China’s State Council, serves as the platform for Beijing...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Jan 1 2020

Taiwan's parliament passed an anti-infiltration law on Tuesday to combat perceived threats from...

New Year’s revolution

New Year’s revolution

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Jan 1 2020

People want alternatives through meaningful reform

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The financial hub has been battered by more than six months of protests that included huge peaceful marches...

World rings in the new year amid wildfires,...

World rings in the new year amid wildfires,...

World

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Hong Kong also cancelled its popular New Year's Eve fireworks in Victoria Harbour due to security...