AJ Impact

Millions of pigs culled as swine fever spreads through Asia

UN body urges Asian states to tackle what's being described as the largest animal disease outbreak in history.

Millions of pigs culled as swine fever spreads through Asia

Hong Kong protests

HK chief offers 'most sincere apology' after protests

Carrie Lam hints further efforts on controversial extradition bill will be paused indefinitely following mass protests.

Hong Kong leader offers 'most sincere apology' as bill may expire

Hong Kong protests

'Leaderless': Inside the masked face of Hong Kong's protests

Hong Kong's anti-extradition bill protesters use social media to organise and seem more willing to risk confrontation.

'Leaderless': Inside the masked face of Hong Kong's protests

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters keep up pressure on Carrie Lam

Pro-democracy protest figure freed from jail as pressure on embattled leader Lam ratchets up over extradition bill.

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong's lame duck? Leader Lam faces fight for political life

As calls for her resignation become louder, analysts say Carrie Lam pays the price for political miscalculations.

Hong Kong's lame duck? Leader Lam faces fight for political life

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong released from jail

The 22-year-old pledges to join extradition bill protests and calls for beleaguered leader Carrie Lam to step down.

Hong Kong protests

'Two million' march against extradition bill

Hong Kong leader apologises after about two million people march demanding her resignation and bill's full withdrawal.

Hong Kong leader apologises for handling of extradition bill

Inside Story

How will Hong Kong deal with growing public discontent?

Anger over Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill isn't going away, even after it was suspended.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong throng: Protesters want leader Lam to quit

Hundreds of thousands fill streets in march against extradition bill and call for it and chief executive to go.

Hong Kong throng: Protesters want leader Lam to quit

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters rally despite government climbdown

Protesters demand extradition bill be scrapped permanently a day after city government suspended it indefinitely.

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong leader delays extradition bill, protesters want more

Carrie Lam suspends controversial bill, but activists vow more protests saying proposed law must be shelved permanently.

Hong Kong leader delays extradition bill, protesters want more

AJ Impact

'A financial fight': Hong Kong protesters target the economy

Some protesters say damaging parts of the economy in the short term will help save Hong Kong's autonomy for the future.

'A financial fight': Hong Kong protesters target the economy

Hong Kong

Hong Kong: Leader Lam under pressure as weekend protests loom

Key adviser to Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pours caution on extradition bill plan amid political crisis.

Hong Kong: Leader Lam under pressure as weekend protests loom

Hong Kong

Deep divisions over what Hong Kong bill will do to rights

Protesters and government dig in over controversial extradition bill that critics fear will destroy Hong Kong freedoms.

Deep divisions over what Hong Kong bill will do to rights

Hong Kong

Hong Kong protest leaders call for Sunday rally, city-wide strike

Announcement of fresh rally comes a day after Hong Kong police dispersed crowds with rubber bullets and tear gas.