China's top legislature has ruled on Wednesday to give the Hong Kong govt the power to disqualify lawmakers from the incumbent chamber, says Chinese state media Xinhua

Map. History of Hong Kong conflict

25 November 2020
"Hong Kong is officially dead," says Democratic Party Chairman Wu Chi-wai, as pro-democracy lawmakers resign en masse, leaving virtually no dissenting voices against Beijing
Non-establishment Legislative Council Members Zheng Songtai and Chen Peiran were re-appointed as members, leaving 43 members in the parliament
All Hong Kong democrats quit after gov't ousts 4 lawmakers, leaving legislature with no effective opposition
Chinese mutual funds to unfreeze US$9 billion of investor capital after Ant Group's IPO suspension
Hong Kong ousts four lawmakers after China passes a law allowing the disqualification of officials deemed unpatriotic
China's top legislature has ruled on Wednesday to give the Hong Kong govt the power to disqualify lawmakers from the incumbent chamber, says Chinese state media Xinhua
Nelson Tang, HKBU student reporter who was arrested at a Lunch with You protest in May and had been on police bail, reported to the station as scheduled today and was told he will be prosecuted for obstructing a public officer in the performance of his/her duty. @dbchannel_hkers3 week ago
Nelson Tang, HKBU student reporter who was arrested at a Lunch with You protest in May and had been on police bail, reported to the station as scheduled today and was told he will be prosecuted for obstructing a public officer in the performance of his/her duty. @dbchannel_hkers
3 week ago
Investigative journalist Bao Choy, who produced RTHK's HK Connection on Yuen Long incident, is arrested by police. Reports say that she's arrested in relation to search of car plate in the incident
A producer of the 7.21 attack episode of RTHK's Hong Kong Connection was arrested by police, @StandNewsHK reported per source
Hong Kong's Carrie Lam says judiciary will decide on prosecution of 8 arrested democrats without political interference
US "strongly condemns the arrest and detention of three student democracy activists and calls on Hong Kong authorities to release those that remain detained immediately," says @SecPompeo in statement
US @StateDept spokesperson has condemned @hkpoliceforce's arrest of Tony Chung and members of disbanded @studentlocalism on Tue, saying use of police's national security unit for detention of a minor (Chung's 19 between) is "reprehensible"
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has claimed public support for the proposal to let Hongkongers living in mainland China vote remotely in the city's elections, but a HKFP-PORI poll showed only 17% of Hong Kong people backed the idea
Thai protesters and HongKong protesters posing together. MilkTeaAlliance in action in Taiwan1 month ago
Thai protesters and HongKong protesters posing together. MilkTeaAlliance in action in Taiwan
1 month ago
Eight new confirmed cases in Hong Kong, seven imported, and one related to a local case
Pompeo announces sanctions against people in China and Hong Kong for activities related to promoting trade with Iran
1 month ago
A 22-year-old female student, who fled Hong Kong last November, was granted refugee status for three years by the German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees
1 month ago
Canada will not be cowed by Beijing on human rights, says PM after ambassador takes aim at Canadians in Hong Kong
1 month ago
Hong Kong police arrest three men and seize more than HK$33 million of cocaine in predawn raid
Head of Hong Kong legislature says members may not enjoy immunity when discussing independence in session1 month ago
Head of Hong Kong legislature says members may not enjoy immunity when discussing independence in session
1 month ago
Police confirmed with @HKFP that national security dep't officers raided the Lai office with a search warrant issued by a magistrate: "Some relevant exhibits were seized for investigation and no person was arrested today," a spokesperson said
HongKong's flagship carrier @cathaypacific has welcomed news of the Singapore travel bubble plan1 month ago
HongKong's flagship carrier @cathaypacific has welcomed news of the Singapore "travel bubble" plan
Hong Kong police chief slams activist Joshua Wong over 'malicious' claims detained fugitives were 'kidnapped' into mainland1 month ago
Hong Kong police chief slams activist Joshua Wong over 'malicious' claims detained fugitives were 'kidnapped' into mainland
1 month ago
Hong Kong recorded eight new cases of Covid19 on Tuesday - four had a travel history, whilst two were local infections with unknown sources
Hong Kong raises T3 storm signal as Tropical Cyclone Nangka heads towards coast, T8 may be raised by morning1 month ago
Hong Kong raises T3 storm signal as Tropical Cyclone Nangka heads towards coast, T8 may be raised by morning
HKU is in process of demolishing it's Lennon Walls this Saturday morning1 month ago
HKU is in process of demolishing it's Lennon Walls this Saturday morning
1 month ago
Testing for coronavirus infection will soon be made mandatory in Hong Kong, said health chief Sophia Chan on Thursday, in an attempt to curb the city's third outbreak wave. Authorities are studying the legal framework to make the compulsory test possible, she added
1 month ago
Hong Kong reported 11 new Covid19 cases on Wednesday, including 9 local infections
1 month ago
Lam says Hong Kong police played no part in detention of 12 Hongkongers at sea after report of air surveillance
HK education secretary Kevin Yeung said to weed out black sheep in education sector is for the purpose of defending dignity of educators and public trust in them1 month ago
HK education secretary Kevin Yeung said to weed out black sheep in education sector is for the purpose of "defending dignity of educators and public trust in them"
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