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Clerics convicted of sexually assaulting children at school for the deaf
Local elections saw massive gains by pro-democracy candidates
Pro-democracy candidates deliver a stunning reverse to the pro-Beijing chief executive
The bill allows a fresh presidential election
The president says he’ll welcome a chance to defend himself against Ukraine allegations
UK has ignored a deadline to return control of an overseas territory to Mauritius
The prime minister calls the charges an "attempted coup”
Health ministry says there have been nearly 250,000 cases since January.
The prince asked the Queen for permission to withdraw for the "foreseeable future"
Simon Chen says he was abused for allegedly inciting unrest in Hong Kong
The hearings are investigating whether Mr Trump abused his presidential power
Some sources have indicated that about 200 people may have died
The Palestinians express outrage at the US decision
Skirmishes continue between protestors and police in Hong Kong
There are large fires at entrances to the Polytechnic University
He discusses his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, and denies underage sex claims
The US president tweeted his contempt as Congress interviewed a key impeachment witness
Second day of public hearings in impeachment inquiry into Mr. Trump
Inquiry into the downing of the flight believes Russian officials have ties to the attack
Palestinian militants in Gaza launch rockets towards Israel, hours after ceasefire begins