Cy Leung

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Andy Chan,  founder of the Hong Kong National Party, surrounded by members of the media as he leaves the Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Hong Kong  on Tuesday. Photograph:  Philip Fong/AFP/Getty Images

Beijing has stepped up its demands for Hong Kong’s democratic movement to be brought to heel after an activist called for independence for the territo(...)

Hong Kong’s incoming chief executive-elect Carrie Lam shakes hands with China’s president Xi Jinping in Beijing on  Tuesday. Photograph: Ju Peng/Xinhua via AP

Carrie Lam has received her official seal of appointment as Hong Kong’s next chief executive from Beijing, with President Xi Jinping expressing his “f(...)

Carrie Lam signs autographs during  campaigning in Hong Kong this week. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters

Carrie Lam, the favourite to be named Hong Kong’s chief executive on Sunday in a limited poll heavily weighted in favour of pro-Beijing candidates, ha(...)

Hong Kong democracy campaigner Joshua Wong (centre) stands next to recently-elected lawmaker Nathan Law  as he holds up his expulsion order from Thai authorities  upon his arrival  in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Photograph: Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images

Joshua Wong, the teenage Hong Kong student leader who helped organise the 79-day Occupy Central protests in 2014, was deported from Thailand on Wednes(...)

Campaigner Joshua Wong (right) greets Nathan Law as supporters share their joy at Law’s recent legislative council election victory. Photograph: Bobby Yip/Reuters

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong is running late for our interview at the Open University. The 19-year-old, whose youthful, open features and (...)

Hong Kong chief executive Leung Chun-ying at  a press conference  on Monday. He said he and his government were “highly concerned” about the case of the missing booksellers. Photograph:  Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

Hong Kong democracy activist Agnes Chow has criticised what she calls Beijing’s “political suppression” after the disappearance of five booksellers sp(...)

Traditional Chinese Junkboat sailing across Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong

Slowing economic growth in China combined with anxiety over the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong has translated into the first drop in mainland tou(...)

Jimmy Lai, the outspoken founder of the Next Media group. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/Bloomberg

Masked assailants in Hong Kong fire-bombed the house and corporate headquarters of Jimmy Lai, the outspoken founder of the Next Media group who has be(...)