Woo Kwok-hingi

  • Natalie Cheung, 34, says in social media post that her injuries were a result of losing her footing while drunk
  • Alan Woo, who was arrested over the incident, was originally accused of pushing her to the floor during an emotional dispute

For the first time in the election campaign, the candidates were able to directly address their rivals during a televised debate and answered questions from a 200-member audience.

Chief executive aspirant Woo Kwok-hing on Sunday called on the government to speed up applications by rural villagers to build small houses and hit out at incumbent leader Leung Chun-ying for “misleading” and “irresponsible” comments on the controversial policy.

The retired judge running for the city’s top political office has laid out his position on Hong Kong’s independence, declaring that Hongkongers are free to discuss the issue but should not organise activities pushing for it as that would violate the Basic Law.