Headline Details

HK media tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested over democracy protest, quits tabloid

Published on: Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:39:55 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
Description:
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong publishing tycoon Jimmy Lai, an outspoken critic of Beijing, has stepped down as publisher of the popular Apple Daily after being arrested for refusing to leave a key pro-democracy protest site in the center of the city.

Click here for FULL Story on Reuters

Also happening now

HeadlineNews Agency
Mainland China reports 433 new coronavirus cases, 29 deaths on February 26 Reuters
South Korea reports 334 new coronavirus cases, postpones military drill with U.S. troops Reuters
U.S. CDC flags possibility of community spread of coronavirus Reuters
Tunisia's parliament approves a coalition government Reuters
Mexico to let cruise ship dock as crew member found to have flu, not coronavirus Reuters