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Tear gassed but defiant Hong Kong demonstrators ignore leaders call to stop

Sep 30, 2014

Tear gassed but defiant Hong Kong demonstrators ignore leaders call to stop

The worst civil unrest Hong Kong has experienced since its 1997 handover from British rule, were sparked by Beijing's decision last month to restrict who can stand for the city's top post. #World #China #NewsTracker #Beijing #Hong Kong #Protests #chief executive #Leung Chun-ying
Hong Kong protesters set deadline for govt, want genuine democracy by 1 October

Sep 30, 2014

Hong Kong protesters set deadline for govt, want genuine democracy by 1 October

Prodemocracy protesters in Hong Kong set a Wednesday deadline for a response from the government to meet their demands for reforms after spending another night blocking streets in an unprecedented show of civil disobedience. #World #Democracy #Hong Kong #Protests #Leung Chun-ying #China's National Day
Umbrella revolution Protesters spend peaceful night in Hong Kong

Sep 30, 2014

Umbrella revolution Protesters spend peaceful night in Hong Kong

Protesters spent a peaceful night singing as they blocked streets in Hong Kong in an unprecedented show of civil disobedience to push demands for genuine democratic reforms. #China #NewsTracker #Democracy #Hong Kong #China protests #Hong Kong pro-democracy protests #Democracy protests #Hong Kong democracy protests #Umbrella revolution

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From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Mar 06, 2014

From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Intellectuals, writers and commentators, who embraced the A-word to denounce AAP forgot it completely when Reddy, Kumar and Chouhan used the tool of dharna to express similar angst. #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay #Arvind Kejriwal #Kiran Reddy #Shivraj Chouhan #AAP #protest politics
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Mar 06, 2014

Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

The judiciary is not something to be scoffed at and neither is public sentiment. #HowThisWorks #India #Business #Delhi #Supreme Court #protest #Subrata Roy #Sahara #lUCKNOW #Ink

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Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Sep 30, 2014

Palace discourages Pinoys in HK from joining protests

Filipinos in Hong Kong should avoid joining pro-democracy protests in the area, Malacañang said Tuesday...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Sep 30, 2014

Hong Kong on Edge as Protests Grow

Pro-democracy protests took on a festive atmosphere Tuesday, a day after police pulled back and the government offered minor concessions. But protesters worried about the possibility of a crackdown...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Sep 30, 2014

Global stocks mostly higher after after Wall Street declines, Hong Kong protests

Global stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street declined and pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a major financial center, added to political risk worries... #Hong Kong #Wall Street #Bangkok