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Sweaty Balls in Hong Kong

HOTTEST DAY IN HISTORY: Hong Kong on Saturday recorded its hottest day since authorities began taking temperature readings 130 years ago, due to the influence of a nearby typhoon. 130 more words
Health And Social Issues

Hong Kong Democrats Unite

The territory blocks Beijing’s preferred election law

Hong Kong democrats celebrated Thursday as the city’s legislature blocked passage of the Beijing-backed election law that sparked last year’s 75-day mass protests. 430 more words

Law & Justice

A Month of: Brief Histories of British Empire Territories - North Borneo

North Borneo

North Borneo was a British Protectorate under the sovereignty of the North Borneo Chartered Company from 1882 to 1946 after which it became a Crown Colony until 1963. 549 more words

From Hong Kong With Love: A Toilet Map for Mainland Tourists - China Real Time Report - WSJ

A nasty row over whether children should be allowed to urinate in public has dampened Chinese enthusiasm for travel to Hong Kong, according to a… 289 more words

China Alert

Hong Kong: Wartime bomb forces mass evacuations

Authorities in Hong Kong ordered 2,260 people to temporarily relocate as bomb disposal teams spent the better of portion of Friday removing a live World War II… 280 more words

Defence & Aerospace

Hong Kong Protesters March for Democracy

Thousands took to the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday as residents of the Chinese Special Administrative Region continue to demand fuller democracy and greater autonomy from Beijing. 81 more words