Civil Human Rights Front

Democracy march to end with rally at Central

Civil Human Rights Front members show their enthusiasm at yesterday's media briefing on the July 1 march. Photo: Sam Tsang

An annual pro-democracy march on July 1 will end at Chater Road in Central to give a taste of what Occupy Central would be like at the same time next year when at least 10,000 people are expected to block roads there.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 5:37am

City Digest, March 4, 2013

Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah yesterday defended the budget plan he announced last week, branding some of the criticisms as "dangerous". Tsang said those who opposed short-term relief measures were not taking into account macro-economic considerations.

4 Mar 2013 - 5:08am

City Digest, February 18, 2013

About 30 Civil Human Rights Front members protested outside Stanley Prison yesterday in support of activist Koo Sze-yiu, who was jailed this month for nine months for desecrating Chinese and Hong Kong flags at two separate rallies last year.

18 Feb 2013 - 4:34am

Hundreds march against CY Leung's policy speech

Colourful signs marked the march. Photo: Felix Wong

About 1,000 people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the city leader’s policy speech, which they said offered nothing new on tackling a housing crisis and poverty.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Post-rally protesters in stand-off with police in Central

Pro-Leung Chun-ying demonstrators carry Hong Kong and Chinese flags during a march to Tamar on Tuesday.  Photo: AFP

A group of 400 anti-CY Leung protesters were engaged in a stand-off with police in Central on Tuesday, after they attempted to march to the former government headquarters.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Anti-Leung rally organisers warn of infiltrators

Thousands participated in a pro-Leung Chun-ying demonstration on Sunday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Organisers of the January 1 protest march, which will demand Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s resignation, are worried that opponents may sneak into their peaceful ranks to provoke chaos, they said on Monday.

Their remarks, made on radio programmes, came a day after a cameraman was punched during a pro-government rally and a reporter suffered a minor injury near his right eye.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Marchers in show of support for Leung

Demonstrators voice their support for Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying yesterday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Thousands of protesters attempted to steal the thunder of an anti-government rally planned for tomorrow with a march through the city yesterday in support of the besieged chief executive.

Caring Hong Kong Power, an online group, organised the rally that was attended predominantly by middle-aged and elderly people.

31 Dec 2012 - 7:04am

City Digest, December 27, 2012

Organisers of the January 1 march demanding Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's resignation say poor police arrangements could cause chaos.

27 Dec 2012 - 2:49am 1 comment

Contrasting rallies planned for next week

Internet-based group Caring Hong Kong Power has organised a march in support of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong's political divisions will literally play out in black and white next week.

On Sunday supporters of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying will march from Victoria Park in Causeway Bay to government headquarters in Admiralty. The organiser, internet-based group Caring Hong Kong Power, has asked participants to wear white.

23 Dec 2012 - 4:55am