Hong Kong protestors

Security tight at Hong Kong Polytechnic University as hundreds of protesters trapped on campus

The bloody standoff between security forces and activists at Polytechnic University entered its second day after a night of mayhem in which a police van was set alight and a police officer was shot with an arrow.

Nov 18, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

US calls for 'complete' probe into Hong Kong police brutality

The United States said it was "deeply concerned" by reports of Hong Kong police beating a handcuffed protester, calling for a "swift, transparent and complete" investigation of the incident.

Oct 16, 2014, 07:40 AM IST

Hong Kong justice minister vows impartiality on police brutality

Hong Kong's Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen said Wednesday that any prosecution arising from police brutality would be handled impartially and said electoral rights in the city should be subject to "reasonable restraint".

Oct 16, 2014, 01:26 AM IST