Police shut off all exits from Hong Kong Polytechnic University but one, warning that they will answer bricks, arrows and Molotov cocktails with live ammunition.
Protesters unblock, then reblock, a major highway after the government rules out meeting their demands.
The plan calls for a comprehensive indoctrination campaign to achieve 'patriotic feeling,' starting with the youngest children in education.
International students leave the city in droves during a lull in the standoff between riot police and students.
Soong served under late KMT president Chiang Ching-kuo, when the nationalists still ran a one-party state under martial law.
Helicopters belonging to China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) fly over the Chinese University of Hong Kong as police say the city is in chaos.
Tsai's vocal support for the pro-democracy and anti-extradition movement in Hong Kong is gaining her support on the campaign trail.
Clashes break out after riot police turned up at several university campuses, amid fears that police may be seeking to seize control of physical internet infrastructure.
Academic funding agreements, Confucius Institutes and Chinese students overseas are all used by China to monitor and suppress ideas it doesn't approve of.
Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam rules out meeting the demands of the protest movement and denies the police force is out of control.
The wife of a Fujian man who died in police custody is targeted after she plans to complain.
Police deny responsibility in the death of Chow Tsz-lok, amid growing calls for an independent inquiry.
At least nine people detained for "rumor-mongering" as local people stand in line to withdraw deposits at Yingkou Coastal Bank.
Xu Yan, wife of detained attorney Yu Wensheng, has asked the French government to put pressure on Beijing over her husband's case.
One university cuts short a graduation event after a mainland Chinese man waves a knife on campus while singing the national anthem.
A lawyer hired by Wang Yi's parents to defend him is denied permission to do so by prosecutors.
U.K. lawmakers say they are gravely concerned at the erosion of Hong Kong's promised autonomy.
Study of 65 countries says China, Vietnam and Myanmar are “not free,” while Cambodia is “partly free.”