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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Violence in Port Said ahead of verdict on soccer riot

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The city is now bracing for more violence, after the initial verdict in January sparked rioting that killed dozens. "What happens on Saturday depends on the verdict," said al-Badry ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Fears of violence as Falun Gong and foes clash over banners

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Confrontations intensify as opponents of spiritual movement step up their protests Fears of violence over Falun Gong 'banner war' A banner war that has erupted between Falun Gong supporters and an organisation opposing them has alarmed lawmakers who fear it may escalate into violence. In recent months an organisation called the Hong Kong ...

  3. Xinjiang violence nothing to fuss about, official says

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of violence in recent years. Beijing says about 200 people died in a series of violent riots over several days in early July 2009. Police shot dead seven Uygurs in Pishan county, Hotan, in December. ... of inciting violence, although he also persuaded the protesters to disperse. ...

  4. Lessons of violence

    Posted Apr 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Violence resulted when police and demonstrators against Beijing's interpretation of the Basic Law clashed at the Central Government Offices. What are the lessons for both parties from this incident? Share your views: write to us. ...

  5. Protest violence does nothing to further cause

    Posted Apr 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of protesters forced a confrontation and 12 people were injured in the violence that followed. Those who participated in this foolish enterprise should understand that all they have achieved is to bring ... inside. Further violence was to follow when first security guards and then the police took action to remove protesters from inside the grounds and away from the area outside. The government should ...

  6. Macau prepares for another large protest on heels of May violence

    Posted Aug 09th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Macau's traffic chaos and other social problems are poised to be aired in another large protest in the city following the violent Labour Day rally in May. Motorcyclists are expected to lead a demonstration on October 1, when a controversial ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Leung supporter fined for hitting TV cameraman at rally

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... a social phenomenon, and have been accepted by the public as a means to express their views. "If anything illegal, including the use of violence, happens during protests, it will be extensively reported by the media." Such reporting might suggest violence was prevalent at the protest, which would be unfair to other rally participants who abided by the law, To said. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Now TV reporter attacked by CY Leung supporter

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com 'Biased' journalists attacked by angry CY supporter Two journalists were surrounded and attacked at the starting point of yesterday's pro-government march in Victoria Park, Now TV's news channel reported. ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 3, 2012

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... is the one true religion and all others are false and worship "false gods". Most sane people, be they believers in religion or not, abhor violence, but they are not the ones doing ... to the same God, is one of violence and hatred of people who do not believe as they do. Major religions, such as Christianity and Islam, have spread through the use of violence and military conquest. ...

  10. Eye of the storm

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... details of the bloody crackdown and shooting by troops and police during the following days and nights. The witnesses, fearing for their safety, agreed to give their accounts of how the violence ... their brains.' The violence spread like wildfire as young Tibetans, including women and middle-school students, joined in the destruction and looting. One of the witnesses was chased and stones were ...




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