International rights group Amnesty International will close its Hong Kong offices due to China-imposed security law. Photograph: Isaac Lawrence/AFP/Getty Images

International rights group Amnesty International will close its Hong Kong offices because a China-imposed security law has now made it “effectively im(...)

Members of the media and police officers surround a vehicle carrying John Clancey after his arrest on Wednesday during an apparent crackdown on pro-democracy figures. Photograph: Chan Long Hei/Bloomberg.

Hong Kong police have arrested 53 pro-democracy politicians in one of the biggest purges of the city’s opposition since Beijing imposed a tough new na(...)

A news report on China’s jailing of 10 Hong Kong activists for illegal border-crossing is shown on a public screen in Hong Kong. Photographer: Chan Long Hei/Bloomberg

Ten people who tried to flee Hong Kong for Taiwan have been sentenced in a Chinese court to up to three years in jail, while two minors have been retu(...)

 Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai stands outside the West Kowloon Magistrates Courts in Hong Kong, in October. Photograph: Jerome Favre/EPA

Hong Kong media tycoon and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai was denied bail on Thursday on a charge of fraud related to the lease of a building that h(...)

Pro-democracy lawmakers join hands at the start of a press conference in a Legislative Council office in Hong Kong on  Wednesday. Photograph: Anthony Wallace/ AFP/Getty Images

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy opposition lawmakers said on Wednesday they would resign in protest against the dismissal of four of their colleagues from (...)

Jimmy Lai, centre, who founded local newspaper Apple Daily, is arrested by police officers at his home in Hong Kong on Monday. Photograph: AP

More than 200 Hong Kong police and detectives swooped on the offices of an independent newspaper on Monday and arrested pro-democracy media tycoon(...)

Cars wait to cross the border at Gold Coast Highway checkpoint on the Gold Coast, Australia. Photograph: Albert Perez/EPA

An Australian state is toughening its punishments for anyone caught violating coronavirus quarantine rules, including up to six months in jail. The m(...)

Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP via Getty Images

Chinese-owned TikTok announced on Tuesday that it will exit the Hong Kong market after Beijing imposed a sweeping national security law on the city. A(...)

Protesters hold flags that read ‘Hong Kong Independence’ during a protest in Causeway Bay district, in Hong Kong. Photograph: Roy Liu/Bloomberg

Leading Hong Kong lawyers are warning of a stark new era of mainland justice as they digest the full impact of China’s new national security law impos(...)

Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by US president Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub. Photograph: Anthony Wallace / AFP via Getty Images

Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by US president Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid t(...)

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