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  • 01 Oct 2014 20:14

    Defiant protesters gather in HK on China's National Day

    International support has also been growing - a Facebook group calling itself "United for Democracy: Global Solidarity with Hong Kong" said it was planning events from Australia to the United States.

  • 01 Oct 2014 21:36

    "C Y Leung must step down today or tomorrow": HK protest leader

    "If our Chief Executive and the central government (China) do not respect and listen to our people's opinion, we will consider having different operating actions in future days, including occupying other places like important government offices," said Agnes Chow of the Scholarism student movement. 

  • 02 Oct 2014 01:25

    China halts visas for Hong Kong-bound tour groups

    Travel agents on the mainland report that group visas for Hong Kong-bound Chinese tourists were suspended on Wednesday (Oct 1).

  • 01 Oct 2014 21:51

    Thousands rally in Taiwan to support HK protesters

    The crowd, many of them Hong Kong students studying in Taiwan universities, raised their fists and sang "Boundless Oceans, Vast Skies", a song by the 1980s Hong Kong band Beyond which has become a theme tune of the protests.

  • 01 Oct 2014 15:04

    Australian spy agencies given greater powers

    The government argued the changes were needed to plug gaps in current law and equip agencies to deal with new potential threats, including from militants returning from Syria and Iraq.

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