Freed student activist calls on HK leader to resign

Hong Kong’s most well-known student activist Joshua Wong has called for the resignation of leader Carrie Lam, following his release from prison. Wong, who became the face of the city’s 2014 pro-democracy protests, was speaking after one of the biggest mass protests in the city. Organisers say two million people marched on Sunday against a […]

Italian Clooney fraudsters arrested in Thailand

Image copyright CRIME SUPPRESSION DIVISION/ ROYAL THAI POLICE Two Italians accused of posing as US actor George Clooney to promote a fashion business have been arrested in Thailand after years on the run. Francesco Galdelli, 58, and Vanja Goffi, 45 have been wanted on an Interpol red notice since 2013. The Hollywood star sued them […]

Hong Kong protest ‘largest in 30 years’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Nearly two million people have taken part in a mass protest in Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill, organisers say. The number has not been independently verified. If confirmed, it would be the largest protest there since 1989. The masses turned out despite the suspension of the […]

Hong Kong protest ‘largest in 30 years’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Nearly two million people have taken part in a mass protest in Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill, organisers say. The number has not been independently verified. If confirmed, it would be the largest protest there since 1989. The masses turned out despite the suspension of the […]