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  1. 300 march in protest at Bokhary sentence

    Posted Aug 09th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy and Ambrose Leung More than 300 protesters, angered by the lenient sentence handed to Amina Bokhary last week, held marches for 'justice' yesterday and demanded that the troubled socialite apologise to the police officers she attacked and the community. About a dozen retired police officers, accompanied by around 20 members of the Liberal Party, made their way ...

  2. Macau activists hit out at arrest of protest leader

    Posted May 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Macau labour activists have condemned as 'political suppression' the arrest of a protest leader for allegedly assaulting an Australian tourist during a violent ... the government repeatedly refused to heed the plight of the needy. The Labour Day rally in Macau turned ugly after some 800 protesters- mainly jobless people- tried to force their way through police ...

  3. 6 arrested for liaison office protest

    Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... the compound of the liaison office in Sheung Wan. They will appear in Eastern Court next Thursday. The Civil Human Rights Front accused the police of 'white terror' by arresting protesters in their homes. During the protest against the 11-year imprisonment of mainland dissident Liu Xiaobo, about 20 protesters stormed into the compound of the office when the gate opened to let out a vehicle. ...

  4. New league chairman charged with assaulting officer during protest

    Posted Feb 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung The new chairman of the League of Social Democrats, Andrew To Kwan-hang, has been charged with assaulting a police officer during a National Day protest outside ... 1 during a march involving hundreds of people calling on the mainland authorities to improve human rights and protect press freedom. To and several other protesters carried a black wooden coffin ...

  5. Melamine victims to protest over arrest

    Posted Feb 05th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... which came to light this week, said he had 'maliciously spread speculation, incited and gathered crowds' to protest outside courthouses when cases were heard against milk companies. ...

  6. Maids may protest over blacklist refusal

    Posted Mar 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang A domestic helpers' union said it would consider staging a demonstration after the government declined to blacklist employers who underpaid helpers. The FIT Concern Group- comprising domestic helpers from the Philippines, Indonesia and Th ...

  7. Protesting Chen supporters target judge's home

    Posted Sep 13th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... the latest hot spot for protests by Chen's supporters. Judge Tsai Shou-hsun became a household name on the island when he handed down his 1,523-page verdict on the disgraced former first family ... before the District Court hearing in Taipei on Friday. Chen's backers have now focused their anger on the judge. More than 30 protesters, led by Yang Chyi-wen, a former leader ...

  8. Protesters demand talks with Tsang over minibond losses

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung and Agnes Lam About 100 investors who lost money in Lehman Brothers minibonds protested outside Government House yesterday after an investor jumped to her death on Thursday. ... and pictures of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. Two policemen were injured during the protest and taken to Queen Mary Hospital for treatment. 'We want a dialogue with Donald Tsang ...

  9. 200 protesters join Macau rally

    Posted May 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu More than 200 Macau residents took to the streets on Labour Day, protesting against 'businesspeople ruling Macau' and demanding that Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau-wah ... was announced ahead of Labour Day, when a few hundred rallied, compared with 6,000 protesters on May 1, 2007. ...

  10. Protester threw fruit at police, court told

    Posted Oct 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in to arrest him after a months-long protest last year, a court heard yesterday. Wong Wai-lung, formerly known as Wong Hang-chong, 17, was the third activist to stand trial over a 10-hour standoff during the protest against the pier's demolition, which ended in a clash on August 1. Wong, from an activist group called Autonomous 8A, was the last among eight activists to be removed from ...




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