Published: Jan 12, 2020
North London Collegiate School has been educating girls in the British capital since the days of Queen Victoria. These days, it's looking further afield -- to Singapore. And, as chance would have it, the timing seems impeccable.
Published: Dec 01, 2019
HONG KONG - Tens of thousands of demonstrators marching peacefully in one of several authorized rallies on Sunday were dispersed with tear gas, ending a rare and cherished period of peace in Hong Kong amid half a year of pro-democracy protests.
Published: Nov 20, 2019
HONG KONG - Riot police surrounded a university campus with a handful of protesters remaining inside as Hong Kong's showdowns took a dramatic turn after a day marked by clashes, mass arrests and hundreds of injuries.
Published: Nov 17, 2019
HONG KONG - An all day battle between police and protesters raged outside Hong Kong's Polytechnic University throughout Sunday and into the night leaving the air thick with tear gas, a police vehicle burning and official threats of mass arrest.
Published: Oct 31, 2019
HONG KONG - Hong Kong slid into recession for the first time since the global financial crisis in the third quarter, advance estimates showed on Thursday, weighed down by increasingly violent anti-government protests and the protracted China-US trade war.
Published: Aug 14, 2019
Hong Kong’s Airport Authority said on Wednesday that it had obtained an interim injunction to restrain people from “unlawfully and wilfully obstructing” the operations of the city’s international airport as flights resume.
Published: Aug 12, 2019
Hong Kong, once widely known for its bustling and orderly streets, experienced new chaos as anti-government protesters used a new tactic and launched waves of guerrilla-style attacks using flash mobs in different locations over the weekend.
Published: Jun 16, 2019
Tens of thousands of people rallied in central Hong Kong on Sunday as public anger seethed following unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over an extradition law, despite a climbdown by the city's embattled leader.