Out of respect for Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy, except in limited, specified circumstances, the HKSAR has jurisdiction over cases concerning offenses under the national security law -- investigation and enforcement by the Hong Kong Police Force, prosecution by the Department of Justice, trial by Hong Kong's independent judiciary and execution of penalty by the relevant HKSAR agencies, the government said. … [Read more...] about HKSAR gov’t refutes groundless remarks in British report on Hong Kong
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Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection reported 80 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, refreshing the record in more than three months. The origins of 10 cases were unclear out of the 69 local infections, and patients related to a dancing cluster climbed to 187. … [Read more...] about Hong Kong tightens social distancing measures with 80 new COVID-19 cases recorded
The strain in their political ties, however, has cast a shadow over the strong economic bond. Under pressure from the United States, the UK has taken a series of actions against China, from excluding Huawei from its 5G networks to smearing Hong Kong's national security legislation. … [Read more...] about Can diplomat’s heroic act melt ice of China-UK ties?
Inviting countries like France, the UK and Germany to a subsequent ministerial meeting of the Quad should be considered. These moves should be kept under consideration as a diplomatic tool kit to be advanced in response to a changing security scenario in the Indo-Pacific. They may not be necessary at present. … [Read more...] about China pushes India into bear hug with Quad
Axis Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, surging around 4 per cent, followed by M&M, HDFC Bank, ITC, SBI, ICICI Bank, Maruti, Kotak Bank and Sun Pharma. … [Read more...] about Markets surge to lifetime highs; Nifty breaches 13,000-mark