Queen's Lonely Seat at Philip Funeral Was 'Tipping Point' for Boris Johnson
In a viral video a member of the British public said she felt "terribly sorry" for the isolated queen as No. 10 parties were exposed to have taken place.
Hong Kong Orders All 7.5 Million Residents Tested for COVID Amid Outbreak
The city has been reporting about 5,000 new infections a day since February 15.
Hong Kong Official Breaks COVID Protocols, Attends Party, Likely Out of Job
"I will take responsibility for my wrong behavior," the official said in a social media post. "I will also learn from this and not make this mistake again."
Hong Kong Sees Lowest Voter Turnout Since 1997 for China-Endorsed Elections
The low voter engagement came as the elections were held for the first time under new laws that only allow "patriots" loyal to Beijing to run for seats.
Hong Kong Officers Lure Wild Boars for Euthanization Amid Attack Increases
In an attack last week, a wild boar knocked down a police officer and bit his leg last week before the animal fell from a residential car park and died.
Hong Kong Elects 1 Opposition Member, All Others Loyal to China
The Hong Kong government said in a Monday statement that the new Elections Committee is "broadly representative" and made up of "a number of subsectors."
Hong Kong Teenagers Arrested in Alleged Plot to Bomb Courts, Railways
The group was trying to target public areas in the city "to maximize damage caused to the society," Hong Kong police said.
Hong Kong's Carrie Lam Added to List of World Leaders Curbing Press Freedom
"We must not let their methods become the new normal," RSF secretary-general Christophe Deloire said in the report.
National Security Concerns Prompted Asset Freeze for Jimmy Lai: Carrie Lam
Opponents say the new national security law is a tool to quash pro-democracy dissent in the Chinese territory, but supporters have said it ensures that officials in charge of the city are Chinese loyalists focused on public order and economic development.
Hong Kong Chief Warns Trump, Biden about U.S. Business Interests
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who is due in Beijing on Tuesday, also praised China's national security law at a media address the day before.
One Day After Trump Suggests Delay, Hong Kong Postpones Elections to 2021
Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced the September elections would be postponed a year citing the coronavirus outbreak.
Hong Kong Police Allow Thousands to Defy Tiananmen Vigil Ban
Chinese state media have compared the police response to U.S. unrest with how Hong Kong demonstrations were dealt with last year.
Hong Kong's Leader Accuses U.S. Of 'Double Standards' On Protest Policing
Carrie Lam has warned that countries could hurt their own economic interests if they apply sanctions to the city.
Hong Kong Leader Declares Virus Emergency
As of Friday, five confirmed cases of the coronavirus infection had been identified in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Election Landslide Will Energize Protests: Pro-Democracy Leader
Pro-democracy candidates swept the board in local council elections this weekend, winning almost 90 percent of seats.
Hong Kong Elections Might Be Postponed. What is China So Afraid Of?
If the Hong Kong government was really confident in the path and actions it has recently taken, there would be no hesitation whatsoever in holding a free and fair election this weekend.
Hong Kong Pro-democracy Camp Eyes Elections Amid Lam Replacement Rumors
The November elections are for local councils but are set to become a proxy vote on the government's handling of the months-long protests and Beijing's encroaching influence in the territory.
Hong Kong Youth Will Fight For Democracy Despite Child Arrests: Activists
At least 750 children have been arrested by Hong Kong police since mass anti-government protests broke out in June.
Ted Cruz Slams Hong Kong's Carrie Lam after Canceled Meeting
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pulled out of the meeting when she discovered that Ted Cruz had told reporters about the plans.
Hong Kong Protesters Slam Carrie Lam During Talks
During a townhall meeting with Chief Executive of Hong Kong Thursday night, attendees called for Lam to step down from her post due to her mishandling of the increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Protesters Reject Carrie Lam's Extradition Bill Withdrawal
The Hong Kong chief executive bowed to months of pressure and withdrew the controversial bill on Wednesday.
China Condemns 'Horrendous Incidents' in Hong Kong in Rare Public Statement
A Chinese official blamed the protesters for undermining Hong Kong's stability and prosperity through weeks of continuous demonstrations.
Hong Kong Protesters Need U.S. Support, but Donald Trump Is Holding Back
Trump has been reticent to criticize Beijing despite strong condemnations from the State Department and lawmakers from both parties.
Taiwan Calls for Democracy in Hong Kong, Angering China
"The way forward is genuine democratic elections, not violence in the streets," Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said.
Hong Kong Leader Criticizes Both Sides After Pro-China Gangs Attack Subway
At least 45 people were injured, one critically, after dozens of alleged triad gang members stormed a subway station and began attacking commuters.
How Beijing Benefits From Hong Kong
It's been two decades since the U.K. handed Hong Kong to China and there have been some big changes.
How Separate Are Hong Kong's Politics From China?
The territory is meant to have its own political system, but as Carrie Lam prepares for power, how free of Beijing can she be?
Hong Kong Activists: More Arrests
The arrests relate to November demonstrations over the influence of Beijing in Hong Kong's affairs.
Hong Kong's Youth Prepare for Long Battle with Beijing
In the run-up to Carrie Lam's victory, student leaders eschewed public protests and opted instead to use social media, leaflets and street booths to present their case that the election was undemocratic.
Beijing-Backed Leader Chosen Amid Tensions in Hong Kong
Public opinion polls show Carrie Lam's rival, John Tsang, as more popular with residents.