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HK judicial reform urged for legal system's integrity

Judicial reform is needed to guarantee the fairness and integrity of the legal system in Hong Kong, legal experts told the Global Times, after an outspoken lawmaker suggested the authorities should investigate judges who support anti-extradition forces.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 0:13:39

NBA back in controversy after appearance of Taiwan island flag during broadcast

About one month after Houston Rockets general manager's controversial tweet on China's Hong Kong, the NBA is in spotlight again after Chinese internet giant Tencent halted transmission of an NBA game on Saturday allegedly for an audience member wearing a cloth with the flag of the island of Taiwan.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 23:38:40

Junius Ho appears at campaign event after surviving knife attack

Hong Kong lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu participated in his first public campaign event on Sunday since surviving a knife attack on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:38:39

Stabbed HK legislator speaks about attack, urging public to stand united against violence

With pro-establishment candidates standing at the forefront of possible targeted attacks as district elections are lurking around the corner, Junius Kwan-yiu Ho, an outspoken Hong Kong legislator who was a victim of knife attack earlier this week, urged the public to stand united against "black terror".
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 0:42:38

HK legislator calls for probe into judges' conduct

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government should look into the judges who support the anti-extradition force and jeopardize the integrity of the judiciary in Hong Kong, outspoken pro-establishment legislator Priscilla Leung said during a recent Legislative Council meeting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/9 16:37:49

More violence feared after HK student's death

The “mourning” for the death of the Hong Kong student who fell from a building finally evolved into old tricks as blocking roads, vandalizing the MTR and campus violence, triggering concerns that escalating violence will sabotage the fairness of the city's upcoming elections, Hong Kong-based observers noted.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/8 23:28:42

Mainland students flee Hong Kong, fear radical campus riots

Chinese mainland students studying at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) found a black curtain of terror hung over them on Friday amid the death of one of their schoolmates, with many who called Friday "evacuation day" leaving school out of safety concerns following escalating violence by black-clad mobs on campus.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/8 23:33:40

Liaison office of Chinese central gov't in HKSAR condemns knife attack against district council election candidate

The principal official of the Liaison Office of the Chinese Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Friday severely condemned the knife attack against a candidate of the upcoming district council elections.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/8 20:33:18

HK police deny chasing student who fell to his death from car park

Hong Kong police again dismissed rumors that they chased a student before he fell to his death, appealing to the public to remain calm after some radicals called on netizens to stage a protest over the weekend to “mourn the student.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/8 18:33:40

HKUST student dies after car park fall

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) confirmed the death of a student who suffered brain injuries after a car park fall. The Hong Kong police said they will explain the situation later. Police have denied pushing the suspected victim.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/8 12:02:03

HKUST violence sends chills

Mainland students are facing a rising terror-like atmosphere at Hong Kong universities, as radical local black-clad protesters politicize the campus where academic freedom is at risk, heavily weighing on the future of the Oriental Pearl's education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 22:03:41

Central government reiterates trust in Hong Kong

Vice Premier Han Zheng met Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor in Beijing on Wednesday, harshly condemned the violent and secessionist activities and reiterated the central government's firm support for Lam in stopping the riots and addressing livelihood issues.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 1:05:31

Chinese vice premier reiterates support for Hong Kong SAR to stop violence

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Wednesday reiterated the central government's support for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to take more effective measures to end violence and riots and address housing and other issues related to people's livelihoods.
Source: | 2019/11/7 2:05:18

British universities under fire for politicizing honorary degrees

British universities are under criticism for political bias, losing prestige over more than one case of stripping honorary degrees of foreign politicians, Chinese experts said, referring to how Chinese netizens were infuriated over a recent withdrawal of honor of Hong Kong pro-establishment legislator and lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu by a UK university.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 23:35:03

Lam strongly condemns violence against lawmaker Junius Ho

Lam strongly condemns violence against lawmaker Junius Ho
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 19:55:33

Vice premier reiterates support for HK government and police

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng highly praised the work of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) government and the Hong Kong police force, and said the central government firmly supports the SAR government's efforts in stopping violence and chaos and restoring order.
Source: | 2019/11/6 12:40:24

Hong Kong companies eye business opportunities at Shanghai import expo

Different groups in Hong Kong society need to be united and continue to make further efforts to support the special administrative region (SAR) government in ending violence and chaos, as well as to restore public order, people from different groups of Hong Kong vowed on Tuesday, after President Xi Jinping met Carrier Lam, chief executive of Hong Kong SAR, in Shanghai and expressed trust in the HKSAR government.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 0:08:40

Video shows man in blue stabbed HK legislator Junius Ho in the chest

Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 9:52:41