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Beijing loyalist John Lee elected as Hong Kong”s next leader

Beijing loyalist John Lee elec...

Hong Kong, May 8 (PTI/AP): John Lee, a hard-line security chief who oversaw a crackdown on Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, was elected as the city’s...

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Hong Kong’s Lam: Media closures unrelated to press freedom

Hong Kong’s Lam: Media c...

Hong Kong, Jan. 4 (PTI/AP): Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday said that the recent closure of two media outlets in the city does...

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Hong Kong pro-democracy news site closes after raid, arrests

Hong Kong pro-democracy news s...

Hong Kong, Dec. 29 (PTI/AP): A vocal pro-democracy website in Hong Kong shut down Wednesday after police raided its office and arrested six current and...

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Typhoon prompts Hong Kong to close schools, stock market

Typhoon prompts Hong Kong to c...

Beijing, Oct. 13 (PTI/AP): Hong Kong suspended classes, stock market trading and government services as a typhoon passed south of the city Wednesday. Heavy rain...

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Hong Kong protester given 9-year term in 1st security case

Hong Kong protester given 9-ye...

Hong Kong, July 30 (PTI/AP): A pro-democracy protester was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison in the closely watched first prosecution under Hong Kong’s...

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Hong Kong’s last pro-democracy paper sells out final edition

Hong Kong’s last pro-dem...

Hong Kong, June 24 (PTI/AP): The final edition of Hong Kong’s last remaining pro-democracy paper sold out in hours Thursday, as readers scooped up all...

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Editor, CEO denied bail in Apple Daily case in Hong Kong

Editor, CEO denied bail in App...

Hong Kong, June 19 (PTI/AP): A Hong Kong court ordered the top editor of pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily and the head of its parent company...

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Hong Kong vigil organiser arrested on Tiananmen anniversary

Hong Kong vigil organiser arre...

Hong Kong, June 4 (PTI/AP): Police arrested an organiser of Hong Kong’s annual candlelight vigil remembering the deadly crackdown in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, warned people...

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Hong Kong changes electoral law, reduces direct public vote

Hong Kong changes electoral la...

Hong Kong, May 27 (PTI/AP): Hong Kong’s legislature on Thursday passed a bill amending electoral laws that drastically reduces the public’s ability to vote and...

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Seven convicted in Hong Kong over 2019 pro-democracy protests

Seven convicted in Hong Kong o...

Hong Kong, April 1 (PTI/AP): Seven Hong Kong pro-democracy advocates were convicted Thursday on charges of organising and participating in an unlawful assembly during massive...

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