Tag: extradition

Controversial Indian preacher not on Interpol red notice says Malaysia

The Malaysian Home Affairs Minister Muhyiddin Yassin says in reply to questions on the extradition request for the preacher by the Indian government. Malaysia faced internal and external pressure to deport the controversial figure who has been roaming the country freely, preaching and holding debates...

Jackie Chan unaware of protests in home city Hong Kong: “I don’t know anything about it”

Jackie Chan has been busy promoting his new album in Taiwan. So busy, in fact, that he may have been unaware of the mass protests happening in his home city of Hong Kong. The movie star and martial arts sensation was promoting his latest album...

Hong Kong police use tear gas as protesters try to storm parliament

by Helen Roxburgh and Elaine Yu Violent clashes broke out in Hong Kong on Wednesday as police tried to stop protesters storming the city's parliament, while tens of thousands of people blocked key arteries in a show of strength against government plans to allow extraditions...

United by fear of China, Hong Kongers staged record march

by Jerome TAYLOR / Elaine YU They came from all walks of life, a sea of white-clad Hong Kongers, braving hours in the tropical heat and galvanised by fear that their unique city is being subsumed by China. The international financial hub has seen plenty of...