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Human Rights

Missing Hong Kong booksellers could be out 'in days'

Several Hong Kong booksellers detained in China could be released for "good attitude" after confessing, reports say.

Human Rights

UK: Hong Kong bookseller probably abducted to China

British government says Lee Bo was "involuntarily removed" to mainland, accusing Beijing of "serious" treaty breach.

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong Lunar New Year celebrations erupt in violence

Riot police use batons to quell clashes after illegal hawkers mount "fishball revolution" in popular market.

Politics

Missing Hong Kong publisher turns up in China

State media says Gui Minhai, who vanished in Thailand, voluntarily returned for a drink-driving accident conviction.

China

Thousands march in Hong Kong over missing publishers

Protesters demand answers over disappearance of five employees of company specialising in books banned by China.

Media

Answers sought on missing Hong Kong publishers

Protest held over disappearance of five employees of company specialising in books banned by Chinese government.

Human Rights

Wife sheds light on missing Hong Kong publisher

Disappearance of five employees of publisher of books critical of China, adds to unease in semi-autonomous Chinese city.

Media

Chinese internet firm buys Hong Kong daily

Alibaba's acquisition stirs fears South China Morning Post will lose its independent voice amid press-freedom concerns.

Politics

Hong Kong vote tests protest movement's strength

Over 900 candidates vie for 431 seats in district councils in city's first vote since pro-democracy rallies of 2014.

Sport

Hong Kong-China game to test Xi's football reform plan

The 2018 World Cup qualifier seen as a crucial encounter between the former colony and the country that governs it.

Environment

Hong Kong coral reef thrives despite pollution

Amid major developments, territory's scientists make unexpectedly pleasant underwater discovery.

Politics

Rallies in Hong Kong mark anniversary of mass protests

Frustrated activists now say they need to regroup and come up with new strategies to confront Beijing.

Protests

Q&A: The Hong Kong teenager who confronted China

A year after the 'Umbrella Revolution' began, student leader Joshua Wong reflects on the mass protests - and jail time.

Human Rights

The teenager who defied China

Joshua Wong was one of the faces of Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution and now he has drawn a roadmap for democracy.

Sport

Darts hitting the bull's-eye in Hong Kong

Hong Kong hopes to increasing the sport's following in the city and become an official leg of the world darts tour.