Hong Kong leader signals end to extradition bill but refuses to quit

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday signaled the end of a controversial extradition bill that she promoted and then postponed after some of the most violent protests since the former British colony returned to Chinese rule in 1997.
 ▼ Related news : 
May take time to convince Hong Kong public of merits of extradition bill: UK ambassador
Hong Kong leader says dialogue and 'mutual respect' offer way out of chaos
Hong Kong leader sees way out of chaos with dialogue and 'mutual respect'
Hong Kong leader sees 'way out' of chaos after peaceful protest
Hong Kong leader promises dialogue to put an end to protests
Hong Kong leader sees 'way out' of chaos through dialogue
Hong Kong leader says she hopes peaceful protest was a turning point
Hong Kong leader says she hopes non-violent protest puts city on road to peace
Hong Kong Umbrella Movement leader released on bail
Hong Kong protests: Leader Carrie Lam begs rioters to leave airport
Hong Kong airport suspends check-in as leader bemoans 'panic and chaos'
Hong Kong protests unleash 'panic and chaos', leader says as airport reopens
Hong Kong leader warns protests could push city 'into the abyss'
Sky news  
Asian stock markets fall as embattled Hong Kong leader urges calm
City A.M  
Top News !
August bank holiday could be hottest on record with highs of 31C   August bank holiday temperatures in Norfolk could be the hottest on record.
Firefighters put out blaze at another Ocado warehouse   Firefighters were called to put out a small fire at an Ocado warehouse last night, just months after a fire[...] The post Firefighters put out blaze at another Ocado...
Bernie Sanders Just Released a Plan to Double Union Membership in His First Term   The Vermont senator published a “Workplace Democracy” plan on Monday, which outlined his vision for rebuilding the organised labour movement in...
Western Mail letters: Thursday, August 22, 2019   Your letters to the national newspaper of Wales
Macron laughs at Brexit with claim Trump trade deal will force 'historic vassalisation'   EMMANUEL MACRON in a scathing attack last night claimed Britain would become a “junior partner” after signing a post-Brexit trade deal...
Outrage after Aberdeen council bosses dump a dozen musical instruments in skips outside city school   Aberdeen council bosses have been blasted for “recklessly” dumping around a dozen musical instruments in skips outside a city...
Premier League transfer news: Sancho, Sanchez, Havertz, Lovren, Bakayoko   Description  England winger Jadon Sancho has impressed in Germany for Borussia Dortmund Credits  Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images Alt Text  England...
Ambulance service rated 'outstanding'   West Midlands Ambulance Service has been rated as Outstanding in the latest CQC report – inspectors said staff should be "very proud of what they do".
Mother pays heartbreaking tribute to 12-year-old son killed in Spanish balcony fall   The mother of a 12-year-old boy who fell to his death from the balcony of a Spanish apartment block has paid tribute to him as "my life,...
Katherine Ryan asked Twitter about her spider fright and there were some very biting replies   Comedian Katherine Ryan was bitten by a very scary looking spider so she did what any reasonable person would do in this situation,...
Emergency services called as vehicle leaves north-east road and goes down an embankment   Emergency services have been sent to a single vehicle accident in the north-east this morning.
Two Aberdeen charities share thousands of pounds to tackle street begging and homelessness   Two Aberdeen charities are sharing £12,500 to tackle street begging and homelessness in the city.
PewDiePie and Mazia Bisognin spend £120,000 on lavish wedding, including £100,000 engagement ring   PEWDIEPIE and Marzia Bisognin’s wedding has cost the YouTubers an estimated £121,500, it has been reported. The 29-year-old,...
Asia shares slip, long for clarity on Fed policy   Asian shares drifted off on Thursday as uncertainty over the outlook for both U.S. interest rates and the chance of global fiscal stimulus sucked the life out of markets.
Girl, 2, chokes to death on cocktail sausage after paramedic put breathing tubes in wrong place   A TWO-year-old girl died choking to death on a cocktail sausage after medics put breathing tubes in the wrong place, an inquest...
Thousands of well-wishers send Edinburgh fundraising hero Tom Gilzean 'get well soon' messages after tram track fall   Messages of goodwill have flooding in for legendary Edinburgh fundraiser Tom Gilzean after he was involved in ...
Trump Says He's 'Seriously' Considering Ending Birthright Citizenship   He called the constitutional right "frankly ridiculous."
West Dunbartonshire public buildings offer free sanitary products   The scheme is aimed at addressing period poverty.
At least one dead and several injured as fire rips through Paris hospital   The blaze broke out overnight at a hospital on the outskirts of the French capital, authorities said.
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs makes Daniel James referee plea   Man Utd winger Daniel James was booked for simulation in the Premier League fixture against Wolves on Monday night.
Who is Johanna Sjoberg and what claims has she made against Jeffrey Epstein and Prince Andrew?   A WOMAN named Johanna Sjoberg has made allegations of sexual misconduct against Jeffrey Epstein and Prince Andrew. But who is she,...
CBBC sparks furious debate as channel rank their own shows incorrectly   Where's Byker Grove, Grange Hill, Live And Kicking, Blue Peter, The Demon Headmaster, The Queen's Nose and the all-time classics, Miami 7 and LA 7?
George Groves explains why Luke Campbell can beat Vasyl Lomachenko   Campbell takes on the pound-for-pound No.1 next weekend in a world title unification fight
German manufacturing stays firmly in contraction mode in August   Output in Germany’s manufacturing sector stayed firmly in contraction mode in August, according to survey data released today, but beat[...] The post German...
About newsoneplace.com - Privacy & Terms -
Copyright © 2015 www.newsoneplace.com - Hosted on Linode