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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Students blast police for 'mainland terminology' used by officers during Chater Road sit-in

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:53pm by Joyce Ng

    ... for using a mainland-style phrase- which is regularly used as grounds for arresting activists on the mainland- when dealing with last week's Chater Road sit-in. The students hit back ... association said frontline officers faced "vilification" and accusations of abusing their power when handling the Chater Road sit-in. Chow stressed that the sit-in, which had hundreds ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Police used physical 'pressure-point tactics' to clear Chater Road

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by Clifford Lo, Ernest Kao, Samuel Chan and Jennifer Ngo

    ... Clifford Lo, Ernest Kao, Samuel Chan and Jennifer Ngo 'Pressure point tactics' enlisted to clear road Police used numbing "pressure point tactics" to haul reluctant protesters away from their sit-in in Chater Road early yesterday. They also divided the demonstrators into small groups to make them easier to control. The tactics were revealed as the force came ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Chater Road cleared after mass protests and arrests end July 1 march

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 01:55pm

    ... Staff Reporters Chater Road and Jackson Road remain closed to traffic as members of the public are advised to avoid driving to the affected areas, especially in Admiralty and Central ... of the Chater Road sit-in. A large police presence remains in place.  8.18am: A representative of the Hong Kong Federation of Students urges protesters to show support for their fellow activists now ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Occupy Chater Road: Thousands of students plan overnight sit-in after July 1 march

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 02:47pm by Joyce Ng, Samuel Chan and Gary Cheung

    ... it as a "farce". The students aim to draw 2,500 people for their sit-ins in Chater Road and outside the chief executive's office in Admiralty, to end at 8am tomorrow. "We have gathered enough ... was down. A police source said if Chater Road was blocked by protesters, officers would issue a warning. If this was ignored, they would lift protesters and remove them. The Police College in Wong ...

  5. The Chater Legacy- A Selection of the Chater Collection

    Posted Apr 12th 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... Museum of Art. Chater, an Indian-born Armenian, settled in Hong Kong in 1864 and became a wealthy merchant and prominent government official (Chater Road and Chater Garden are named after him). ... Katie Lau Hong Kong Museum of Art Ends Jan 8, 2008 The well-restored artworks from the collection of Paul Chater belie the ravages of the Japanese occupation, when many of the pieces went ...

  6. Chater collection goes on show

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A visitor views one of some 40 works from the Chater Collection, including oil paintings, watercolours, sketches, prints and photographs, on show at the Hong Kong Museum of Art to commemorate the museum's 45th anniversary. The exhibition, The Chater Legacy- A Selection of the Chater Collection, shows the landscape of South China trading ports in the 18th and 19th ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    10,000 Occupy Central protesters would bring government to crisis point: student leader

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 01:40pm by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Protester arrested in Chater Road sit-in says police would be unable to clear a large-scale demonstration as pressure mounts on officials A larger blockade ... leader arrested in the sit-in on Chater Road. Lester Shum, of the Federation of Students, told Commercial Radio on Thursday that if the results of Occupy Central’s informal referendum were ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Accountants raise HK$1.1 million in annual rickshaw race

    Posted Jan 14th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com All dressed up, accountants take on the annual rickshaw race challenge- and raise HK$1.1 million Count on them to pull in donations Rickshaws replaced cars on busy Chater Road yesterday as many of the city's accountants descended on Central for a day of fun, and fundraising. There was also a marching band, live music, a costume parade, ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on scmp.com

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 03:47am by LETTERS

    ... to waste resources in carrying out arrests, Chater Road is closed to traffic on a public holiday and the protesters said all along they would leave at 8am. ...




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