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Hong Kong police hold 'laser gun' demo after student leader arrested for possession of offensive weapon

3 months ago

34 ex-Hong Kong officials and legislators make second appeal for investigation into extradition bill saga

3 months ago

Hong Kong democrat Eddie Chu says triads may be planning to assassinate him after Yuen Long mob attacks

3 months ago

Hong Kong reels from chaos: 3 MTR stations remain closed, police defend storming trains, more demos planned

4 months ago

US curbs China officials' visas, demands end to Uighur Muslim 'repression'

3 months ago

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong arrested over unauthorised assembly

3 months ago

'A way to help': The Hong Kong medics aiding frontline protesters

3 months ago

Motion to impeach Hong Kong Chief Exec. Carrie Lam rejected at legislature by pro-Beijing camp

1 month ago

Hundreds of democrats and district councillors urge Hong Kong gov't to scrap police pay rise plans

1 month ago

'We are not giving up': Hong Kong marks Christmas Eve with mall clashes and tear gas

25 days ago

District Council polls show that ballot box could be the key to a Hong Kong solution

1 month ago

Hong Kong protesters occupy Sha Tin's New Town Plaza as mass strike grips city

3 months ago

Junk news trumps official figures in LegCo refugee policy debate

2 months ago

Hong Kong needs to have a discussion about sexual consent

15 days ago

From Tung Chee-hwa to Carrie Lam: A string of failed leaders points to a failure of Hong Kong's system

3 months ago

MMA fighter uses his 10-second defeat of Tai Chi master to challenge Chinese kung fu bureaucrats

3 months ago

Beijing's predicament: How will the Communist Party solve its 'Hong Kong problem'?

3 months ago

Organisers of Hong Kong protest exhibition in Ukraine say Chinese embassy tried to pressure them to cancel

5 hours ago

Hong Kong judges owe their powers to a revolution, not to 'peaceful and rational discussion'

5 hours ago

Injustice erodes the rule of law: Hongkongers will respect the legal system if it respects them

6 hours ago

Take a bow, rioters, the Hong Kong gov't is responding… by throwing money around

6 hours ago

'There's unseen beauty in Hong Kong': hiking app-users uncover the city's natural wonders

8 hours ago

Huawei's human rights record needs scrutiny before Britain signs 5G contracts

9 hours ago

Scientists warn hundreds could be affected by mystery SARS-like virus in China, as US airports start screening

9 hours ago

Democrat asks court to force Hong Kong police to reveal tear gas recipe

1 day ago

Join the Inquisition or lose your job: wasn't Hong Kong meant to give peace a chance?

1 day ago

Hong Kong gov't's int'l branding arm defends posting anti-protest video on social media

1 day ago

Mainland's persecuted human rights lawyers draw hope from events in Hong Kong

1 day ago

Off-duty Hong Kong police officer arrested for supporting protests in Tuen Mun

1 day ago

Thais find second case linked to mystery SARS-like virus, as two die in China

1 day ago

Investors' alert: 2020 could be the year of 'natural capital'

1 day ago

Hong Kong gov't blocks efforts by pro-democracy district councillors to hold Lunar New Year fairs

1 day ago

Tsai Ing Wen's Taiwan election landslide owes much to Hong Kong, but don't expect thanks

2 days ago

2020 Vision: From the post-80s movement to 'Be Water,' Hongkongers' eyes are now wide open

7 days ago

The child and the well: can ancient wisdom show Hong Kong a way through an uncertain future?

7 days ago

The Hong Kong constabulary shop of horrors: from passive, to aggressive, to brutal in a matter of months

13 days ago

When will Hong Kong get back to normal? There is no 'normal' to get back to

14 days ago

Interpretations from Beijing? On this topic, at least, Hong Kong's Basic Law is perfectly clear

14 days ago

Academic conferences: a scholarly pursuit, or a tax-funded assault on the environment?

15 days ago

New Hong Kong protester 'Pillar of Shame' sculpture to be erected outside Danish Parliament

2 days ago

Hong Kong to open three MTR stations connecting Tai Wai and Kai Tak on February 14

2 days ago

Hong Kong police watchdog postpones report on unrest following legal challenge

2 days ago

'Humiliating and frustrating': Hong Kong Express airline made woman take pregnancy test

1 day ago

Hong Kong student who helped found volunteer protest medic group arrested in China, classmates say

2 days ago

Hong Kong teachers fear retribution for supporting protests

2 days ago

Hong Kong district councillors grill police chief Chris Tang

2 days ago

'One Country, Two Systems' could remain unchanged after 2047, says Hong Kong's Carrie Lam

3 days ago

Hong Kong police arrest six more in homemade bomb case

3 days ago

China launching 'most intense attack' on int'l rights - Human Rights Watch

3 days ago

Mystery pneumonia outbreak could have been spread between family members - Chinese officials

3 days ago

Hong Kong security chief defends police tactics amid reports of electroshock weapons being introduced

3 days ago

HKFP Features & Interviews

9 months ago

'Cockroach goods': Hong Kong figurine store brings protest scenes to life

14 days ago

All I want for Christmas is a free Hong Kong: how activists used festive cards to get the word out

21 days ago

Hong Kong Free Press

9 months ago

Explainer: Hong Kong's Five Demands - halt the characterisation of protests as 'riots'

22 days ago

Expulsions? Disqualifications? Hong Kong's anti-democrat legislators can't get enough of them

26 days ago

Hong Kong's District polls landslide stuns China's official media into silence, but how will Beijing respond?

1 month ago

PTSD and protests: How the violence on Hong Kong's streets impacts mental health

1 month ago

Expat Hong Kongers rally on 'keyboard frontline'

1 month ago

Hong Kong holds a protest election, but will it produce a protest result?

1 month ago

Hong Kong police arrested 5 people inside public hospitals over June 12 protests, gov't says

2 months ago

China must rethink stance on 'independent' Taiwan, says Tsai Ing-wen

4 days ago

'LOL!': China's informal, confrontational Twitter diplomacy

5 days ago

Beijing's top diplomat says Taiwan separatists are 'doomed' and will 'stink for eternity'

4 days ago

Taiwan election: China slams US for congratulating Tsai Ing-wen on poll win

6 days ago

Peeping under the Great Firewall: what mainlanders think of turmoil in Hong Kong

7 days ago

Claims of 'fake news' over Hong Kong police conduct should be backed by facts

8 days ago

HKFP Lens: The year that changed Hong Kong forever – May James's best shots from the frontlines, Part 2

16 days ago

Smartest in the world, or is China cheating?

25 days ago

Beijing fully supports Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam's proposed plan of action, says China leader Xi Jinping - state media

30 days ago

In Pictures: Thousands of Hongkongers urge int'l community to impose sanctions unless protest demands met

6 days ago

Taiwan election: what does Tsai Ing-wen's victory mean?

6 days ago

Video: HKUST graduates star in stunning 'Danzmocrazy' tribute to the Hong Kong protest movement

19 days ago

Event: The Lion King Musical debuts in Hong Kong next week, with 8 more shows added in Jan

1 month ago

Event: Bombay Bicycle Club, Nick Murphy, Glass Animals & Metronomy join Clockenflap 2019 line-up

2 months ago

Legal challenges filed after Hong Kong police obtain warrants to search seized digital devices

4 days ago

Hong Kong police defuse homemade bomb, arrest four

4 days ago

Hong Kong's 'yellow economy' rewards protester-friendly businesses

4 days ago

Partial victory for activists as Ocean Park axes dolphin shows as part of HK$10.6 bn gov't redevelopment plan

4 days ago

Hong Kong gov't reveals HK$10bn pension, holiday and transport sweeteners; denies link to recent protests

5 days ago

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam rejects call to cut immigration from mainland by half

5 days ago

ID cards required to enter Hong Kong universities following campus protest clashes last year

5 days ago

Why China's move to bar Human Rights Watch chief from Hong Kong was contrary to the city's Basic Law

5 days ago

In Full: Hong Kong judiciary has set up 'task force' to deal with large number of protest-related trials, says top judge

5 days ago

Democrat says pro-Beijing protesters are 'repeating a lie' that he was behind Yuen Long mob attack

5 days ago

Denmark's iconic 'Little Mermaid' statue daubed with 'Free Hong Kong' graffiti

5 days ago

'China's sovereign right': Beijing defends barring Human Rights Watch chief from Hong Kong

6 days ago

Video: Hong Kong pro-democracy restaurants vandalised by masked men

6 days ago

Video: Hong Kong bars Human Rights Watch chief Kenneth Roth from city

6 days ago

Taiwan election: Int'l and domestic reactions pour in following Tsai Ing-wen's landslide victory

6 days ago

Taiwan election: Local newspapers hail Tsai Ing-wen's 'epic' win

6 days ago