A group of 44 activists have been charged with rioting in the latest violent confrontation during eight weeks of protests.
10,000 people also marched in the border town of Sha Tin calling for genuinely democratic voting in the former British colony. A handful called for an independent Hong Kong.
Most of the thousands of demonstrators that had blockaded the police headquarters on Friday had mostly dispersed by Saturday morning, but it remained unclear whether
further mass protests would take place.
A few years ago, the authorities would never have backed down in this way. And the people would have put up with it — but not now.
Haiti's capital has been brought to a standstill by protesters calling for the resignation of the country's president, after allegations of corruption.
Six people have died and 200 were injured in civil unrest in the Indonesian capital, its governor, Anies Baswedan, said on Wednesday.
French police fired tear gas at masked demonstrators in Lyon and Nantes on Saturday as heavy rain kept the number of yellow vest demonstrators down in Paris.
The dissident republican group has offered ‘sincere apologies’ for shooting dead the 29-year-old reporter during rioting in Londonderry.
It's been dubbed a 'slave law' because it allows employers to ask staff to work the equivalent of six days a week or up to 400 hours of overtime every year.
The French 'gilets jaunes' group have appointed a delegation of eight spokespeople to negotiate with the French government over the tax hikes it intends to carry out.
Prominent independence activist 26-year-old Edward Leung could face up to 12 years in prison for his role in one of the former British colony's worst ever riots.