Macau’s Typhoon Hato death toll rose to eight on Thursday morning after two more bodies were found in a flooded underground car park.
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With China’s 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying fate finally to be determined over the next two weeks, officials have confirmed Italian coach Marcello Lippi will remain in charge until the 2019 AFC Asian Cup.
Tens of thousands of South Korean and US troops are taking part in the “Ulchi Freedom Guardian” joint military drill, a largely computer-simulated exercise that runs for two weeks in Goyang.
A look back at Hong Kong’s historic and deadly typhoon encounters.
A once-in-a-century total solar eclipse spanned the continental United States on August 21, creating a 112-kilometre-wide path of totality stretching from Oregon in the Pacific Northwest to South Carolina on the Southeast Coast.
Britain’s Big Ben bell fell silent on August 21 for four years of renovation work, with its final 12 bongs ringing for midday in front of a crowd of over a thousand people. The repair work on the landmark has sparked protests, including from Prime Minister Theresa May.
Typhoon Hato, one of the fiercest storms to hit Hong Kong in recent years, shattered windows and caused extensive flooding across the city.
Hundreds of flights cancelled, ferry services suspended and flood warning in place as the most severe typhoon in five years hits Hong Kong.
Paradox is the third film of a crime thriller series, after S.P.L. in 2005 and SPL2: A Time for Consequences in 2015, telling the story of a Hong Kong policeman, who is on a search for his daughter who was abducted by organ traffickers in Thailand.
Hong Kong wakes on Wednesday morning to a Typhoon warning No. 10 signal, the highest warning issued by the Hong Kong Observatory.
Leo Chau creates 3D artwork in the foam of the coffees he serves in his Kwai Hing café, Leo’s Espresso. Within 2 or 3 minutes, Leo creates kittens, elephants and many other animals with milk foam and edible colour pigments.
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Low wages and a lack of privacy can inflict a high cost on the health and mental well-being of domestic helpers working overseas. As a workforce, helpers sometimes only have rudimentary education and lack formal skills.
This visualisation is of the squads announced by the Premier League up to August 10, 2017, and includes the total players announced by each club. The proportion of foreign to domestic players might alter when the Premier League clubs register their final 25-man squads on September 1, 2017.
May 16, 2016, marks the 50th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.
INTERACTIVE SPECIAL: One of the world's longest bridges is being built in Hong Kong - what does it look like now and how much will it cost?
When completed, the 42km-long Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge will be one of the longest bridges above water in the world, constructed with the mission to speed up integration of cities in the Pearl River Delta. Will it be worth its staggering cost?
Multimedia special: Can the gambling mecca of Macau find its identity and turn around its flagging fortunes?
Sixteen years after its return to China, Macau is a city at the crossroads. In this South China Morning Post multimedia package, Raquel Carvalho delves into its chequered history, charts its meteoric rise and asks what the future holds.
China announced it would abandon the one-child policy. Reuters photographer Carlos Barria shot these intimate portraits of young Chinese people born since the start of the policy in 1979 and captured their raw thoughts on the prospect of having a sibling.
Tree maintenance has come into sharper focus recently following the government’s controversial decision to cut down four giant century-old banyans in August, and the collapse of a number of trees in recent months that have caused injuries. With experts expressing concern over the health and maintenance of trees citywide, the South China Morning Post has put together an interactive guide to the condition of more than 3,000 trees across Hong Kong, based on the latest data contained in a register originally created by the Development Bureau in 2010. Our map contains information on the health of more than 900 trees included in the register along with 2,700 others deemed "failed" or which were removed and not found on the register.