James Legge is an online writer for The Independent
Hong Kong protests: Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying warns island could yet descend into 'anarchy' if pro-democracy demonstrations continue
14 January 2015 06:10 PM
Lawmakers unfurled yellow umbrellas and banners saying 'shame on you' as Mr Leung made his first annual policy speech since the mass sit-ins that demanded greater freedoms in the Chinese territory
21 December 2014 12:00 AM
19 December 2014 05:44 PM
Thomas Kwok awaits sentencing in biggest graft case in country's history
14 December 2014 12:00 AM
05 December 2014 12:00 AM
There’s an easy way to get around free in Macau. Just hop on any of the shuttle buses that ferry millions of annual visitors to and from casinos.
03 December 2014 06:27 PM
While students staging a hunger strike have written an open letter to Chief Executive Leung Chunying demanding more talks
01 December 2014 06:48 PM
Anger and internal conflict fester as the final clearances loom
Hong Kong protests: Fifty days on, demonstrators' 'new style of protest' results in occupation 'commune'
16 November 2014 12:00 AM
08 November 2014 12:00 AM
The island of Koh Chang is a short boat journey into the Gulf of Thailand, an hour from the mainland and close to the border with Cambodia.
Hong Kong murders: Welcome to Wan Chai, the city's dark heart where expats party with their 'Miss World'
03 November 2014 06:31 PM
Many drunken traders make the short trip from the financial district
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’
- 2 Is this bridge haunted by the ghost of nu rave?
- 3 Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
- 4 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories