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Demonstrators demand better workers' rights and working hours in a Labour Day protest in Hong Kong.
Confrontations broke out in Sheung Shui between a handful of protestors and police after organisers of the protest cancelled the rally at the last minute saying it had been “infiltrated.”
(Photo: SCMP's K. Y. Cheng)
It is a physical challenge every day to Carman Chow Kin-man, a 41-year-old mother, to take care of her 13-month-old active baby boy. (Photo: SCMP's Jonathan Wong)
Some footage was shot by DJI Osmo.