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Hong Kong protests: Mong Kok camp retaken from police

Hong Kong protests: Mong Kok camp retaken from police

Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong have retaken streets in the Mong Kok district cleared by the authorities just a few hours earlier. 0 0    Read More »

Visions of Earth Japanese Macaques

Visions of Earth Japanese Macaques

Visions of Earth Japanese macaques Each month, National Geographic magazine features breathtaking photographs in Visions of Earth. Browse through visions of the world as seen through a photographer’s eye. Japan -Jigokudani-“hell valley”-Monkey Park is… 0 0    Read More »

Five Afghan men executed for rape

Five Afghan men executed for rape

(BBC) – Five Afghan men have been executed for gang-raping four women, in a case that has sparked national outrage. 0 0    Read More »

Hong Kong democracy protests fade, face test of stamina

Hong Kong democracy protests fade, face test of stamina

(Reuters) – Pro-democracy protests in Chinese-controlled Hong Kong subsided on Monday as students and civil servants returned to school and work after more than a week of demonstrations, but activists vowed to keep up their campaign of civil disobedience. 0 0    Read More »

MH370 search resumes in Indian Ocean

MH370 search resumes in Indian Ocean

(BBC) – The next phase of the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has begun in the southern Indian Ocean. 0 0    Read More »

Hong Kong government vows to clear streets

Hong Kong government vows to clear streets

A Monday deadline for protesters to clear Hong Kong’s barricaded streets loomed as the territory’s Beijing-backed leader claimed the disorder risked “serious consequences” for public safety. 0 0    Read More »

Leaders of the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong threaten to call off talks with the government

Leaders of the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong threaten to call off talks with the government

Leaders of pro-democracy protest groups in Hong Kong have threatened to call off talks with the government after demonstrators were involved in scuffles with angry opponents. 0 0    Read More »

Hong Kong democracy protesters and officials mark uneasy National Day

Hong Kong democracy protesters and officials mark uneasy National Day

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Thousands of pro-democracy protesters thronged the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday, some of them jeering National Day celebrations, as demonstrations spread to a new area of the city, ratcheting up pressure on its pro-Beijing government. 0 0    Read More »

Hong Kong protests: CY Leung urges crowds to leave

Hong Kong protests: CY Leung urges crowds to leave

Hong Kong leader CY Leung has urged pro-democracy protesters to stop their campaign “immediately”, as huge crowds continue to bring parts of the territory to a standstill. 0 0    Read More »

Instagram appears blocked in China

Instagram appears blocked in China

(BBC) – Instagram has reportedly been blocked in China following a weekend of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. 0 0    Read More »

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