Hong Kong Catholic group will not hold Tiananmen crackdown masses citing fears over national security law

A Hong Kong Catholic group will not hold masses to commemorate the victims of the Tiananmen crackdown this year, citing fears over the Beijing-imposed national security law. The Hong Kong Catholic Social Communications Office told HKFP on Tuesday that some staff and members of the Justice and Peace Commission of The Hong Kong Catholic Diocese … Read more

Labor retain overwhelming hold on Lambeth council

Brixton’s four new electoral wards returned Labor councilors for all of the seats available as the party strengthened its already overwhelming hold on the council in the election which was counted yesterday (6 May). There are now 58 Labor, three Liberal Democrats and two Green councilors. The previous balance was 57 Labor. five Green and … Read more