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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leung Chun-ying says Hong Kong sit-in was waste of police resources

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam Sit-in was waste of police resources, says CY Hongkongers should ask whether a sit-in protest staged on Chater Road in Central after the annual July 1 march was "a waste of police resources", Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said yesterday. Leung also urged lawmakers during a question-and-answer session to think about why Legislative Council ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Anti-Occupy organiser insists his poll will be better than 'referendum'

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by Tony Cheung

    ... that the anti-Occupy turnout could be "inflated" too. "The level of inflation depends on how much water the organiser wants to add," Chow said. "We will delete [dubious submissions] and prevent people from pouring water into our website." Occupy co-organiser Dr Chan Kin-man said Chow was making "very serious accusations". "We commissioned an academic ...

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    ‘Silence is a voice’: Reverend Paul Kwong denies discouraging people from speaking up on politics

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 02:59pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... with crucifixion. He appeared to mock protesters who had complained about being denied water and access to toilets after they were arrested during a sit-in protest in Central that followed the July ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY Leung 'will leave the slaughter of public nomination to Beijing'

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:29am by Joyce Ng, JEFFIE LAM

    ... to the Legislative Council elections. "The door [to democracy] is not closed yet … and I can still see there's a half glass of water out there," he said. A pan-democratic source said that many ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central leader and senior pastor slam Anglican archbishop's 'inappropriate' sermon

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:24pm by Ada Lee

    ... a sit-in on Chater Road that followed the July 1 pro-democracy march. Protesters had complained that police denied them water, left them sitting in buses in stifling heat and prevented them from ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Carrie Lam issues warning on Occupy Central shutdown at talk with civil servants

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:33am by Phila Siu, Gary Cheung and Jeffie Lam

    ... report "might have an impact on civil servants, but did not explain why". The meeting also covered the resources and retirement age of the civil service and filibustering in Legco, Chan ...

  7. 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

    ... numbers of the lawyers, said Lester Shum, the federation's deputy secretary general. Police have also been accused of leaving arrested protesters on coaches for several hours without water ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Tycoon Li Ka-shing admits he can't sleep for worry about Hong Kong's problems

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com HK’s woes keeping Li Ka-shing awake at night Li Ka-shing has revealed he is having trouble sleeping. Widening inequality, an intensifying scarcity of resources ... to be "custodians of their future" as an "antidote for everyone's insomnia". He sought to inject urgency to the debate on the scarcity of the city's resources, saying it would pose ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Four men jump into Victoria Harbour in protest against Occupy Central movement

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 02:17pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com We can't take it any longer, says protester before plunging into water … followed by firefighters Occupy opponents jump into harbour Four men ... that meets international standards of universal suffrage. Under the Shipping and Port Control Regulations, no swimming events are permitted in Hong Kong waters without permission from the Marine ...

  10. 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

    ... for pepper spray, water cannon or even tear gas. But the force had a different game plan. "Breaking them into small groups helped us control them better," a police source said. "Our ...




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