M Insider: Hong Kong democrats to resign, forcing ‘referendum’ from Communist China

M Insider: Hong Kong democrats to resign, forcing ‘referendum’

from Communist China

HONG KONG, Jan 11 — Five Hong Kong lawmakers will resign from the legislature in late January in a bid to pressure China to grant the former British colony greater and swifter democratic concessions, a spokesman announced today.

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M Insider: What’s driving China’s latest Web crackdown

M Insider: What’s driving China’s latest Web crackdown

SHANGHAI, Jan 11 — China’s recent moves to tighten control of its online and mobile content industries have brought some uncertainty into the market but may not have a major immediate impact on the sector’s biggest players.

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More Singaporeans on Interpol list

SINGAPORE, Jan 11 — Fugitive lawyer David Rasif is featured on it. So was terrorist Mas Selamat Kastari — until he was re-captured last year.

More Singaporeans are appearing on the wanted list of Interpol, the international police organisation.

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