March organisers announce end to mass rally

Organisers of Sunday's anti-extradition rally at Victoria Park announced an end to the protest there at around 9pm, prompting thousands of people who had...

‘Peace’ the protest mantra of the day

“Peaceful, rational, non-violent” was a core theme of Sunday anti-extradition rally at Victoria Park, and barring a few insults and laser pointers aimed at...

1.7 million people attended rally, organisers say

The Civil Human Rights Front has claimed a turnout of at least 1.7 million people for their latest anti-extradition law protest at Victoria Park,...

Protesters occupy Harcourt Road after rally

A large group of demonstrators occupied Harcourt Road by government headquarters in Admiralty on Sunday night, following the conclusion of a peaceful rally in...

Huge crowds clog roads from Central to North Point

A massive overflow of protesters from an anti-extradition rally in Victoria Park left major roads completely paralyzed across Hong Kong Island on Sunday, as...

Tens of Thousands Flood Hong Kong Park for New Rally

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-ready protesters Sunday as they started marching from a packed park in central...

Hong Kong protest pop-up store sees gas mask, helmet and goggle sales boom

By Vivian Lin Lee Ching-hei runs a pop-up store in Hong Kong but instead of offering the latest food trends or fashion must-haves he sells another highly sought-after commodity: protest supplies. Helmets, goggles and gas masks are...

Leaked report warns of dire Brexit fallout

Britain will face shortages of fuel, food and medicine if it leaves the European Union without a transition deal, jamming ports and requiring a...

Organiser vows that mass rally will be peaceful

The organiser of Sunday's mass anti-government rally at Victoria Park has downplayed the prospect of the demonstration descending into violence, and says it will...

Organisers ask protesters to make room for others

The organiser of Sunday's mass rally at Victoria Park on Sunday is encouraging people to leave the park to make room for others to...

Holden Chow: independent probe not the answer

DAB lawmaker Holden Chow said on Sunday that this would not necessarily be enough to satisfy protesters and end the violence, stressing that the...

Thomas seizes lead in PGA BMW Championships

Justin Thomas humbled rain-softened Medinah with dazzling shotmaking on Saturday, firing a course-record 11-under par 61 to seize a six-stroke lead after the third...

Springboks show their steel ahead of World Cup

Sibusiso Nkosi scored two brilliant tries as South Africa beat Argentina 24-18 on Saturday in a Rugby World Cup warm-up match in Pretoria, while...

Teresa Cheng says no pressure on prosecution

The Secretary for Justice, Teresa Cheng, has defended the Justice Department's handling of the extradition saga and called for an end to the violence....

Medard in full flight as France beat Scotland 32-3

Veteran full-back Maxime Medard scored twice as France hammered Scotland 32-3 in their first Rugby World Cup warm-up Test in Nice on Saturday.Medard, 32,...

No need for PLA to step in, says Elsie Leung

Former Justice Secretary Elsie Leung has poured cold water on suggestions that the government might need help from the People's Liberation Army to handle...

HK economy faces storm clouds: Paul Chan

The Financial Secretary Paul Chan said on Sunday that Hong Kong faces a direct hit from an "economic typhoon" and a warning of "signal...

‘Many dead’ in Kabul wedding blast

At least 20 people were wounded in a blast at a Kabul wedding late Saturday, a local hospital said, while a witness said he...

Medvedev beats Djokovic, will face Goffin in final

World number one Novak Djokovic crashed out of the Cincinnati Masters, beaten 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 by ninth-seeded Russian Daniil Medvedev in the semi-finals.Medvedev, who...

Smith bounces back as Australia press for win

Australia's Steve Smith returned to make 92 after a sickening blow to the neck before England captain Joe Root fell for the first golden...

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