Beijing yesterday expressed concerns that the US Navy was reportedly preparing to send ships "within days" inside the 12 nautical-mile territorial zones China has claimed around its artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea.
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Hong Kong will join the global motor racing world next year by hosting a leg of the Formula E Championship, bringing high-speed electric car racing to the streets of the city.
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Minnesota residents were treated to a light show from the Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights, on Wednesday (October 7). The sky over the city of Duluth glowed with shimmering streaks of green and yellow, caused by the electrically charged particles from the sun colliding with the
Pyongyang was a city of orchestrated mass motion Thursday, as the North Korean capital was primped and primed for the mother of all birthday parties.
The new OSMO camera by DJI features a 3-axis gimbal to keep it steady and mechanical tilt/pan functions. SCMP.tv took the OSMO camera on a short walk around the block and repeated the route with a GoPro Hero 4/Grenade Grip and the same GoPro mounted on a Steadicam Smoothee.
As it emerges from decades of dictatorship, Myanmar's once sleepy city of Yangon is undergoing a dramatic transformation with skaters, ball game players and traders finding new spaces to gather under a growing number of flyovers.
A ping pong playing robot, a flying origami bird and a mirror that some might find a little too honest for comfort are on display at a huge tech show in Japan.
Around 10% of these immigrants have turned to the European dream in the hope of starting a new life. The immigration crisis is becoming increasingly desperate not just for the refugees, but also for the countries receiving them.
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What's in a picture? The unspoken messages in Xi Jinping's group portrait with CEOs and senior executives during his first state visit to the US
Chinese President Xi Jinping (front row, center) posed for a group photo with Chinese and foreign CEOs and executives at Microsoft's campus in Washington on Wednesday during an internet industry forum, as part of his first official state visit to the US.
Xi Jinping’s first state visit to the United States was formally announced by the White House earlier this week. The Chinese president will travel to Seattle on Tuesday, before going to Washington to meet President Obama and concluding his trip in New York a week later.
As the eighth Rugby World Cup kicks off, we take a look at its history in graphic form.
The South China Morning Post's multimedia “ghost town map” offers one perspective on where the new ghost towns may be in the next five years.
An ordinary domestic helper from Manila reaches her dream city of Hong Kong – only to find herself at odds with a flawed and troubled labour system
Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing the trade into extinction.
Two years into President Xi Jinping's massive anti-corruption campaign in China, we have collected all the Communist Party's announcements of graft probes since Xi's rise to power.
The data show how graft probes have spread across the nation and intensified since early 2014.
A two-part special report on how Hong Kong copes with tropical cyclones