Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:23:09 GMT

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Germans march against racism, Islamophobia as far-right party AfD expected to make gains in state polls scmp.com/news/world/eur…

The key question for the new economy: who owns the data? scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Chinese embassy says the US is trying to suppress Huawei with ‘typical bullying behaviour’ scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Iran’s foreign minister Javad Zarif looks to China, Japan, Malaysia to seek relief from US sanctions scmp.com/news/asia/dipl…

The facialist Kate Moss, Victoria Beckham and Sienna Miller use – and three others who celebrities rate scmp.com/lifestyle/fash…

Protests again turned ugly with the firing of tear gas and hurling of petrol bombs on Aug 24, as Hong Kong marked i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The first crime in space? Allegations surface Nasa astronaut ‘accessed estranged ex-partner’s bank account from Int… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong entered its 12th straight weekend of anti-government protests, with clashes between protesters and police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Gov't strongly condemns the vandalistic and violent acts of protesters in Kowloon news.gov.hk/eng/2019/08/20… pic.twitter.com/kK2wdlkO2g

Woman’s travels sow seed to sponsor needy Vietnamese girls scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #hongkongprotests

Hong Kong volunteers show war on marine pollution knows no borders scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

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政府回應九龍區示威活動,強烈譴責示威者的破壞及暴力行為,指警方將嚴正追究所有違法行為。 #譴責暴力 news.gov.hk/chi/2019/08/20… pic.twitter.com/Q5SSlIVj6W

Hong Kong protesters join hands in 30-mile human chain theguardian.com/world/2019/aug…

Opinion: Hong Kong’s MTR pays the price for aiding and abetting protesters scmp.com/news/hong-kong… #HongkongProtests

Prince Andrew denies witnessing any inappropriate behaviour from Jeffrey Epstein in 2010 scmp.com/news/world/eur…

Political heavyweights say Beijing has right to intervene to resolve crisis in Hong Kong scmp.com/news/china/pol…

India’s Narendra Modi bestowed with UAE’s top civilian honour amid Kashmir crackdown scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

#LIVE: The MTR's Kwun Tong line will resume normal services at 11.45pm, the company says. Stations between Kowloon… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Travel guide meets coffee table book – now what’s the use of that? New York Times’ A to Z of bucket-list destinatio… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China adds crude oil to tariffs list for first time in targeted retaliation against US scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Protests again turned ugly with the firing of tear gas and hurling of petrol bombs on Aug 24, as Hong Kong marked i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A police source says 28 people, 18 men and 10 women, have been arrested in operations on Saturday so far… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Journalists associations condemn actions of pro-government protesters at RTHK rally, accusing them of infrin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China’s lowest marriage rate in 11 years in 2018 adds further obstacle to bid to boost consumer spending scmp.com/economy/china-…

#LIVE: Tensions are high in Wong Tai Sin as protesters point laser beams at police. Officers have raised a blue fla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Vietnamese refugees vs the Ku Klux Klan: how racism rattled the Texas town of Seadrift scmp.com/magazines/post…

#LIVE: With protesters now nowhere to be seen on the street, officers are heading back to Sham Shui Po Police Stati… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Real Shaolin disciple Ranton debunks inaccuracies in BBC’s Shaolin Master documentary scmp.com/sport/martial-…

#LIVE: Police charge at protesters on Yen Chow Street but the crowd retreats quickly twitter.com/SCMPHongKong/s…

Macau pro-democracy website suspends vote on universal suffrage after suspected cyberattacks from mainland China scmp.com/news/asia/arti…

#LIVE: Protesters have now set up barricades and blocked a section of Yen Chow Street outside Sham Shui Po Police S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A man is beaten by protesters, before another man emerges with a chopper twitter.com/SCMPHongKong/s…

#LIVE: There have been clashes in at least three areas on Saturday. The map below shows where they took place… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chinese survey ship moves closer to Vietnamese coast amid tensions over South China Sea scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Hong Kong entered its 12th straight weekend of anti-government protests, with clashes between protesters and police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Back in Wong Tai Sin, police have left the scene after dispersing local residents on Ching Tak Street. The l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong’s homebuyers snap up Billion Development’s Aurora flats in Tsuen Wan, attracted by lowest prices in neigh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In a rare ruling, a court in #Cambodia decided to acquit a #3Spanish #EnvironmentalActivist charged with incitement… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Dozens of protesters have taken a train from Lok Fu to Sham Shui Po. They are shouting slogans in the MTR st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

US sends warship through Taiwan Strait days after approving US$8 billion fighter jet deal scmp.com/news/china/mil…

Government supporters target journalists at protest outside Hong Kong public broadcaster RTHK’s headquarters, decla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A police source says 11 men and seven women have been arrested on Saturday so far, including Ventus Lau Wing… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: About 100 protesters have gathered outside Lok Fu MTR station and are discussing their next move. Most arriv… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China accuses US of using fentanyl as a political weapon as Donald Trump orders shipping firms to step up checks scmp.com/news/china/dip…

#SimonCheng, a member of the British consulate staff in #HongKong who went missing for two weeks after attending a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A section of Lung Cheung Road in Wong Tai Sin has reopened to traffic after police cleared protesters twitter.com/SCMPHongKong/s…

#LIVE: MTR says trains from Tiu Keng Leng to Whampoa will not stop at Wong Tai Sin station sc.mp/zeg4 #HongKongProtests

#LIVE: Some of the protesters in Wong Tai Sin have retreated back into the MTR station sc.mp/zeg4twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

More than 200,000 people formed a #humanchain, dubbed #TheHongKongWay, across the city in a show of opposition to t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Riot police have fired at least five rounds of tear gas at protesters gathering at Shatin Pass Road in Wong… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Addressing service disruptions and closure of several stations, MTR Corp’s operations director Adi Lau defen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Donald Trump lands in France for testing G7 summit scmp.com/news/world/uni…

European firms seek Chinese private sector allies in push to reform state sector scmp.com/news/china/dip…

.@cathaypacific orders workers to ignore union’s call to besiege its airport offices scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: From earlier today - Post photojournalist Sam Tsang captures the dramatic moment a petrol bomb is thrown at… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Threats and clashes have occurred among #students at #AustralianUniversities over their views on protests in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters have now gathered in Wong Tai Sin and are blocking some lanes on Lung Cheung Road, a major throug… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Police arrested a 43-year-old man in Yuen Long on Saturday for rioting, in connection to the July 21 attack… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

How US-Vietnam alliance blossomed as rivalry between China and the West intensified scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Beyond laser pointers and tear gas: the history of Sham Shui Po scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

‘Girlfriend experience’ – Singapore rent-a-date services promote squeaky clean fun scmp.com/lifestyle/ente…

Premier League: Wesley inspires Aston Villa to end three-year wait for top flight win against Everton scmp.com/sport/football…

#LIVE: A spokesman for MTR Corp has confirmed its staff at Kowloon Bay station called police at 5.45pm after a grou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Just in - police have issued a letter of no objection for a protest in Kwai Tsing and Tsuen Wan on Sunday (A… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Police officers are out in force, blocking a section of Kwun Tong Road, thinking protesters might head that… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Banks refuse to tell court if they have Donald Trump’s tax returns as US president fights to shield financial recor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters have been on the retreat, heading to Ngau Tau Kok, after riot police cleared barricades on Kwun T… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Protests again turned ugly with the firing of tear gas and hurling of petrol bombs on Aug 24, as Hong Kong marked i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Most shops at Telford Plaza have closed. Staff of the mall are also replacing drain covers and other objects… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: The scene from Wai Yip Street, photos by SCMP's Sam Tsang. Follow our live coverage here… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#KhurtsBat, the ex-head of #Mongolian intelligence, is charged with overseeing the torture of #SodnomdarjaaBatdagvatwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

United Airlines scraps flights from Chicago, citing weak demand scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

#LIVE: Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok have taken over Kwun Tong Road in the direction of the eastern tunnel. They have… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Protesters and police may seem to stand on opposing sides, but they are among many groups including lawyers, banker… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Crime surge alarms Spanish tourism hotspot of Barcelona scmp.com/news/world/eur…

#NarendraModi government's decision to revoke the special status of #JammuAndKashmir and the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“My colleagues are terrified,” Rebecca Sy says. The flight attendant and cabin crew union leader suspect protest-re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Police fire at least a dozen rounds of tear gas on Wai Yip Street, near the junction with Shun Yip Street, a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Scenes from the ground as protests again turn ugly. Photos: AP, Reuters sc.mp/zeg4twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong entered its 12th straight weekend of anti-government protests, with clashes between protesters and police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters appear to have emptied a fire extinguisher on a staircase that leads to the MTR underground mall… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A crowd of protesters have gathered on Wai Yip Street, where clashes have turned ugly. Follow our live cover… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Turning Hong Kong into plastic-free city one community at a time scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

#DonaldTrump is getting frustrated that #China is no longer acting like the patsy he had been expecting. But it’s p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trail runners and nature lovers light up Lion Rock in show of unity scmp.com/sport/outdoor/…

#LIVE: Tear gas fired when police cleared protesters from Wai Yip Street in Ngau Tau Kok has spread to the nearby T… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Psychologist approved Jeffrey Epstein’s removal from suicide watch days before he killed himself scmp.com/news/world/uni…

It is no coincidence that #SaudiArabia has invited bids for a series of massive #solarenergy projects as it starts… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The year of being water – a Chinese astrological reading of Hong Kong in a challenging hour scmp.com/comment/opinio…

#LIVE: A protester in Ngau Tau Kok is taken away in an ambulance, his eyes bandaged. Fellow demonstrators shout "It… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok are dismantling street fences to build barricades, while officers have formed a l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Police in Kowloon Bay have pushed protesters out of the space near the Zero Carbon Building, the end point o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The #US and #China exchanged blows on Friday as each side increased punitive #tariffs on the other, intensifying a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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#LIVE: Scenes from the ground as tear gas is fired. Photos: SCMP/Sam Tsang sc.mp/zeg4 #HongKongProtests pic.twitter.com/gGn0zijQsK

#LIVE: Tear gas has been fired on Wai Yip Street outside Ngau Tau Kok police station after clashes between police a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: In Kowloon Tong, pro-Beijing group Politihk Social Strategy were outside the RTHK headquarters protesting wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Police have raised the red flag warning of the use of force after a brick and water bottle were thrown at of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The US seaside resort that relies on hawks to ward off hungry gulls scmp.com/news/world/uni…

#DonaldTrump’s instincts are sound on scaling down #US troops in #Afghanistan, but he will have to make offers to b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Hundreds are confronting riot police outside Ngau Tau Kok police station. Over in Kowloon Tong, a pro-establ… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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#LIVE: Protesters outside the Ngau Tau Kok police station threw bricks at riot police, who responded by regrouping.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

No troops, no concessions, no end in sight for Hong Kong unrest scmp.com/week-asia/opin…

#LIVE: Protesters have gathered in a multilevel industrial building opposite the Ngau Tau Kok police station; they… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters have built a barricade on Wai Yip Street, near Ngau Tau Kok police station. Some are waving the U… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scientists warns that #Hajj, Islamic #pilgrimage to #Mecca, will be severely impacted by #globalwarming, putting el… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Korean DMZ Peace Trail hike offers a soldier’s-eye view of world’s most heavily fortified border scmp.com/magazines/post…

#LIVE: Protesters in black don goggles and masks while building road blocks, seemingly preparing for another confro… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chinese Communist Party's mouthpiece warns the will to defend its core interests is 'indestructible' scmp.com/news/china/dip…

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#LIVE: Scenes from the ground, as some protesters try to set up barriers sc.mp/zeg4 #HongKongProtests pic.twitter.com/OIxUv493Vx

British consulate worker held in mainland China finally released scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

#LIVE: At one lamp post, protesters appear to have dismantled some equipment. They say they are moving on to the ne… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Protesters are now trying to block roads using bamboo poles and all manner of equipment.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: At nearby KT Plaza, most of the shops have shut, with access to Kwun Tong MTR also closed. About 100 protest… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Commuters, residents and protesters condemned the MTR's decision to suspend services today, some calling the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Hong Kong marks its 12th straight weekend of demonstrations, with tensions rising in a march in Kwun Tong. F… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

From Huawei to Hong Kong: why China is likely to weigh heavily on G7 leaders’ minds scmp.com/news/china/dip…

North Korea launches fresh salvo of missiles into sea off Japan scmp.com/news/asia/east…

Why I will not leave Hong Kong: the protest-weary residents vowing to stay and help heal divided city scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

“My colleagues are terrified,” Rebecca Sy says. The flight attendant and cabin crew union leader suspect protest-re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Protesters and police may seem to stand on opposing sides, but they are among many groups including lawyers, banker… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Training is my meditation: Hongkonger heads to solo Arch 2 Arc scmp.com/sport/outdoor/…

George R.R. Martin’s old apartment up for sale with Game of Thrones-themed open house scmp.com/news/world/uni…

US patient dies from mysterious vaping-related illness in what could be first death linked to smoking alternative scmp.com/news/world/uni…

“Hong Kong people are united and standing with each other,” a participant says as thousands link together across di… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Typhoon signal No 1 likely as Bailu moves into Taiwan Strait scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

Angry residents confront Hong Kong's MTR staff over closure of train services scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #hongkongprotests

Kashmiri protesters defy restrictions, clash with Indian security forces scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

How a ban on sale of wild African elephants to zoos could affect China scmp.com/news/china/dip…

DNA testing to check for risk of diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s: a satisfied customer, worried doctors scmp.com/lifestyle/heal…

Evergrande Health unveils launch date for electric vehicle developed with Koenigsegg, to invest 6 billion yuan in p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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This Chinese 'village supermodel' can turn anything into fashionable wear, and strut his stuff anywhere. pic.twitter.com/K5EvWRNXzI

France investigating whether Jeffrey Epstein and others took part in vast child sex-trafficking ring scmp.com/news/world/eur…

As Hong Kong protests spark clashes among overseas Chinese, the way to mainland hearts and minds lies via the moral… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China’s super-rich embark on British spending spree as pound nosedives scmp.com/news/china/mon…

Chinese diplomat Zhao Lijian, known for his Twitter outbursts, is given senior foreign ministry post scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Donald Trump’s laughable bid for Greenland reveals a great power tussle over the Arctic that’s deadly serious scmp.com/comment/opinio…

MTR suspends services and closes stations along Kwun Tong line scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #hongkongprotests

Hong Kong’s Sarah Lee sends Olympic warning with dominant sprint gold in Japan Cup scmp.com/sport/hong-kon…

Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte brings Cervantes’ epic Don Quixote into the modern age scmp.com/magazines/post…

Assam on edge as India’s Rohingya moment threatens millions in Modi’s Hindu power play scmp.com/week-asia/soci…

China and Russia take aim at US in rare Security Council meeting over missile ambitions scmp.com/news/china/dip…

“My colleagues are terrified,” Rebecca Sy says. The flight attendant and cabin crew union leader suspect protest-re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Donald Trump asks who’s the ‘bigger enemy’: Federal Reserve’s Jerome Powell or Xi Jinping? scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Protesters and police may seem to stand on opposing sides, but they are among many groups including lawyers, banker… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

US social media giants throw ‘more fuel in the fire’ of China trade and tech rivalry scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Ex-US Marine jailed in Russia on espionage charges says guards injured him scmp.com/news/world/rus…

High-end Japanese retailer Takashimaya in U-turn, to keep Shanghai store open scmp.com/business/artic…

Set aside extra time for airport commute, Hong Kong authorities warn scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #hongkongprotests

“Hong Kong people are united and standing with each other,” a participant says as thousands link together across di… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro authorises army to combat Amazon rainforest fires scmp.com/news/world/ame…

5 of 5: Chinese teens are shying away from posting about their lives on WeChat to avoid prying parents sc.mp/00gl

4 of 5: MTR Corp wins injunction to keep Hong Kong protesters off railway property sc.mp/m4sv #hongkongprotests

3 of 5: Hong Kong’s human chains may add to Beijing’s fears of emerging ‘colour revolution’ sc.mp/oh4n #hongkongprotests

2 of 5: Escalating trade war, Donald Trump raises tariffs to 30 per cent on US$250 billion of Chinese imports sc.mp/4ov5

1 of 5: Set aside extra time for airport commute, Hong Kong authorities warn amid protest plans sc.mp/tbty #hongkongprotests

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Chinese scientists test satellite positioning technology that can work independently in space scmp.com/news/china/sci…

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No free lunch: thousands of Hong Kong accountants join protest march scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #hongkongprotests

How robot nurses could help care for world’s elderly and disabled, and ease a shortage of the human kind scmp.com/lifestyle/heal…

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MTR Corporation may seek injunction to keep Hong Kong protesters off railway property after protests at stations th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Egos have no place in global relations scmp.com/comment/opinio…

David Koch, US billionaire and Republican mega donor, dies aged 79 scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Top Hong Kong medical school cancels classes in mainland – no reason given scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

Man, 78, jailed for 11 years over rape of four-year-old granddaughter scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

Nasa names Mars rock after Rolling Stones scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Young rebels bring suffering not liberation scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Chinese teenager who lost her hair from stress of chasing grades sparks debate about pressure on young people scmp.com/news/china/soc…

Sun Hung Kai among top Hong Kong developers defying sour sentiment to bid for smallest plot government has put on s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

North Korea vows to remain America’s “biggest ‘threat” and said annual US-South Korea joint military drills had “co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“My colleagues are terrified,” Rebecca Sy says. The flight attendant and cabin crew union leader suspect protest-re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump raises tariffs on US$250 billion of Chinese imports to 30 per cent from 25 per cent scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Protesters and police may seem to stand on opposing sides, but they are among many groups including lawyers, banker… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“Hong Kong people are united and standing with each other,” a participant says as thousands link together across di… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

City must overcome bigger challenge than Sars if it is to recover scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Why shared dinners are essential for a healthy and happy family – and the ways to get your kids to buy into it scmp.com/lifestyle/heal…

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Russia’s Vladimir Putin vows ‘reciprocal response’ to US cruise missile test scmp.com/news/world/rus…

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The Trump administration has linked Hong Kong’s protests with US-China trade talks. Will Beijing’s response to the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

US President Donald Trump told American firms to find an “alternative” to making their products in China. #ChinaUStwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Dow sinks 400 points as Donald Trump responds to fresh tariffs from China scmp.com/news/china/art…

Being a fireman in Thailand doesn't just mean fighting fires. You might also have to catch snakes with your bare ha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

AIA, China Life propel Hang Seng Index to its best weekly finish in over two months scmp.com/business/marke…