Hong Kong leader slams independence movement in final speech

2017-01-18 12:59

Hong Kong's unpopular pro-Beijing leader Leung Chun-ying faced protests Wednesday as he spoke out against the city's independence movement in his final policy address.

Hong Kong leader calls on residents to be like sheep

2015-02-18 15:58

Hong Kong's unpopular Beijing-backed leader has called on residents of the southern Chinese city, rocked last year by months of pro-democracy protests, to be more like "mild and gentle" sheep.

Police, protesters in violent clashes in Hong Kong

2014-10-15 05:43

Hong Kong police and protesters have clashed in some of the most violent scenes since pro-democracy demonstrations began more than a fortnight ago.

Hong Kong protests fade

2014-10-06 20:07

As Hong Kong protests shrink after tumultuous week, students vow to keep up pressure.

Hong Kong cops warn protesters not to charge buildings

2014-10-02 14:17

Hong Kong police have warned of serious consequences if pro-democracy protesters try to occupy government buildings, as they have threatened to do if the territory’s leader doesn’t resign.

Protesters heckle Hong Kong leader

2014-10-01 16:05

Pro-democracy protesters heckled Hong Kong's embattled leader when he attended a flag-raising ceremony on China's National Day.

Hong Kong leader refuses to meet with protesters

2014-09-30 22:47

Hong Kong's leader won't meet with protesters as wider demonstrations are threatened.


Hong Kong leader clashes with democrats ahead of key vote

2015-05-28 09:05

Hong Kong’s leader has been challenged to step down as he clashed with angry pro-democracy lawmakers over the government’s controversial electoral reform package, which goes to a vote next month.

Hong Kong leader warns of 'anarchy'

2015-01-14 14:32

Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying has warned that demands for fully free elections risked ‘anarchy’ as he pledged allegiance to Beijing and pro-democracy lawmakers staged a dramatic walk-out.

Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on

2014-10-09 22:04

Crunch talks between Hong Kong's democracy protesters and the government have been called off, just hours after demonstrators vowed to ratchet up their occupations.

HK demos withdraw from some protest sites

2014-10-05 14:03

Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong have announced a partial withdrawal from some protest sites.

Hong Kong protesters threaten to occupy buildings

2014-10-02 05:00

Pro-democracy protesters have vowed to occupy government buildings if Hong Kong's leader doesn't quit.

Hong Kong protesters, officials mark uneasy National Day

2014-10-01 10:19

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters have thronged the streets of Hong Kong, as demonstrations spread to a new area of the city, ratcheting up pressure on its pro-Beijing government.

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