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  1. Radicals and religion on a rowdy Sunday

    Posted Apr 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei and Ada Lee The central government's liaison office had a rowdy Easter Sunday as two of the city's most radical parties and a religious group banned on the mainland rallied outside during the day. Hundreds of members of Falun Gong- brande ...

  2. Falun Gong four 'were not barred because of religion'

    Posted Sep 24th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy Four Taiwanese Falun Gong followers were refused entry to Hong Kong in 2003 not because of their religion but because officials feared they might pose a threat to public order, a court heard yesterday. 'There is no immigration policy of refusal of entry merely by the fact that they are members of Falun Gong or they are affiliated with the religious group,' ...

  3. Falun Gong staff close Canadian newspaper

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Petti Fong

    ... Petti Fong in Vancouver A newspaper has been shut down temporarily by Falun Gong followers who are protesting against a review of a dance show. The followers are members of staff at Epoch Press, which prints the Asian Pacific Post, an award-winning newspa ...

  4. Falun Gong followers escape convictions

    Posted Nov 11th 2004, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Court of Appeal upholds fundamental freedoms of assembly, demonstration and expression for religious activists Sixteen Falun Gong practitioners had their convictions for obstructing the entrance of the central liaison office quashed yest ...

  5. Short shrift for Falun Gong reporter

    Posted Sep 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A reporter who is also a Falun Gong practitioner was yesterday barred from asking questions at the press conference for the Chinese Olympic gold medallists. Sarah Liang Zhen, from US-based New Tang Dynasty Television, was interrupted after ...

  6. Sect holds rally at Victoria Park

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung Hundreds of Falun Gong practitioners yesterday rallied in Victoria Park and marched to the central government's liaison office to mark the 10th anniversary of the sect's protest, and subsequent crackdown, in Beijing. In contrast ...

  7. Falun Gong to hold rallies across world

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The Falun Gong plans to hold rallies today in major cities across the world, including Hong Kong, to mark the 10th anniversary of a protest in Beijing that resulted in the government banning them on the mainland. Falun Gong members will march ...

  8. A relic of history?

    Posted Jun 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill The middle-aged man looked left and right and, seeing nobody in earshot, said softly: 'We do not dare to speak of that any more. It is in the past. The government persecution is too severe.' Changchun was the birthplace of Falu ...

  9. Falun Gong link threatens Bowie concert

    Posted Feb 13th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael and Neil Western Rock star David Bowie's concert in Hong Kong next month is under threat because of his drummer's links to the Falun Gong movement, according to music industry insiders. Bowie is touring Europe, the United States, A ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - RELIGION

    Counter-attacks rage in Falun Gong 'banner war'

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Stuart Lau

    ... Phila Siu and Stuart Lau The spiritual movement and its opposition group are battling to cover up each other's posters, while residents complain they are littering the city counter-attacks rage inFalun Gong 'banner war' The banner war betwe ...




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