Vancouver property developer Michael Ching Mo Yeung, who was last week identified as Chinese fugitive Cheng Muyang, has broken his silence to admit that he is wanted on corruption charges in the mainland but denies he is guilty.
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Chelsea captain John Terry said his side had ended five years of hurt after they secured the English Premier League soccer title with a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday.
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Selected works by SCMP's veteran political cartoonist Harry Harrison from May 2015.
A two-year-old girl in Shanxi has an expensive taste for designer clothes, while He Peiqi from Chongqing builds a replica of the city with coins and agate stones at his home, and more ...
When North Vietnamese tanks rolled through the gates of the Presidential Palace in Saigon 40 years ago, it signified the end of the Vietnam war.
Selected works by SCMP's veteran political cartoonist Harry Harrison from April 2015.
Indonesian fishermen gather round a rare but ailing Ocean Sunfish weighing 1.5 tonnes, while sumo wrestlers from Onoe stable hold up crying babies during a Baby-cry Sumo event in Tokyo, and more ...
Bureaucracy and infrastructure are preventing adequate relief goods from getting to quake survivors in remote areas of Nepal, officials say.
They don't fit the normal fan profile, but South Korea's 40-something K-pop "aunties" are every bit as obsessed with their idols as their teenage counterparts.
One of the most highly-anticipated sporting events in years, the square-off between boxing champions Floyd Mayweather and Filipino Manny Pacquiao is expected to generate millions of dollars.
Chinese independent film director Ju Anqi depicts a more innocent time in China's restive northwestern Xinjiang region.
We tried out the world’s first 270-degree Immersive Fitness studio, where you can ride in space, cycle on mountain slopes, and race on highways.
In this interactive graphic, we show all the overseas mergers and acquisitions (excluding bonds) with a value above US$100 million that Chinese companies attempted from 2005 to the first half of last year.
Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov not only climbed to the top of the Shanghai Tower, but also scaled a crane on top of the building. The pair sneaked into the building site at midnight on Chinese New Year and spent almost two hours climbing up 120 floors to reach a height of 650 metres.
The government's proposal for the 2017 Chief Executive election promises "one man, one vote" but critics say it is not "true universal suffrage". SCMP explains just how the proposal would work.
The Sony World Photography Awards, organised by the London-based World Photography Organisation, seeks to recognise and reward outstanding work in three categories: Professional, Open and Youth.
Hong Kong is set to build a third runway for Chek Lap Kok airport, but there are some stubborn physical constraints.
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
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.
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