Law And Order

Hong Kong elders march in support of young demonstrators

Jul 17, 2019

Thousands of Hong Kong senior citizens, including a popular actress, are marching in a show of support for youths at the forefront of monthlong protests against a contentious extradition bill in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory

Hong Kong protests expand to oppose China, with no end near

Jul 17, 2019

What began as a protest against an extradition bill has ballooned into a fundamental challenge to the way Hong Kong is governed and the role of the Chinese government in the city's affairs

Hong Kong protesters march in new outpouring of grievances

Jul 14, 2019

Protesters in Hong Kong demand investigation of complaints of police violence, resignation of territory's leader in new outpouring of grievances against government

Clashes erupt as Hong Kong protest targets Chinese traders

Jul 13, 2019

Several thousand people have marched in Hong Kong against traders from mainland China in what is fast becoming a summer of unrest in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory

DNA test confirms identity of 1st Filipino suicide attacker

Jul 10, 2019

Officials say a DNA test has confirmed the identity of the first known Filipino suicide bomber

Amnesty seeks international probe to end Philippine killings

Jul 8, 2019

Amnesty International has urgently called for international pressure and an immediate U.N. investigation to help end what it says are possible crimes against humanity in the Philippine president's anti-drug crackdown

Tens of thousands in Hong Kong take message to mainlanders

Jul 7, 2019

Protesters in Hong Kong take their message to visitors from mainland China

Arrests in Hong Kong raise fears of more violent protests

Jul 4, 2019

A Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker is expressing fears that the situation could worsen after police announced the arrests of more than a dozen people following protests earlier this week

Hong Kong police arrest 12 involved in pro-democracy protest

Jul 3, 2019

Police in Hong Kong have arrested 12 people involved in a pro-democracy protest that took place Monday morning ahead of the storming of the city's legislative building later in the day

K-Pop star Park Yoo-chun given suspended sentence for drugs

Jul 2, 2019

Park Yoo-chun, a former member of the South Korean boy band JYJ, has received a 10-month suspended sentence for illegal drug use