Beijing’s tightening grip has fuelled colonial nostalgia in the former British colony.
“There wasn’t enough time and everything was hastily done,” says a member of the production.
President Xi Jinping of China heads to Hong Kong for a two-day visit that is of “utmost symbolic importance.”
Salvaging the iconic Hong Kong landmark from the seafloor would be “extremely difficult,” its owner says.
Hong Kong residents carried out small acts of defiance to remember those killed in China’s bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protests 33 years ago.
Hong Kong as we know it is slipping into memory. It will live on in its catalogue of films.
“Beijing clearly does not bother to pretend that this is an election in any sense of the word,” a China scholar said.
A jogger called police in Hong Kong after seeing the man at 6 a.m. dragging a rolled-up quilt with a pair of legs sticking out.
The city is now reporting more COVID-19 deaths every day than it did over the first two years of the pandemic.
The demise of the city’s independent news outlets has left hundreds of journalists out of a job. Many are not coming back.
Hong Kong’s former political star stays out of the public eye after the government released him in pre-dawn hours.
An animal rescuer said she found abandoned hamsters in their cages on the street and in alleyways.