China

Tough choices ahead for HK protesters

HONG KONG — Student protesters galvanised Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement with their energy and ideological zeal, bringing tens of thousands of people on to the streets in a...

HK protesters relax blockades at key points

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s student-led protesters pushing for a greater say in choosing the territory’s leader relaxed blockades of key places yesterday as their numbers dwindled,...

Chinese poet faces jail for posing with umbrella

SHANGHAI — Outspoken Chinese poet Wang Zang is facing up to three years in prison after security forces raided his Beijing home after he posted a picture of himself posing with...

Gallery: Hong Kong protests thin as two sides agree to talk

Hong Kong protests thin as two sides agree to talk

HONG KONG — The crowds of protesters who filled Hong Kong’s streets thinned dramatically today (Oct 7) after student leaders and the territory’s government agreed last night to...

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