After months of silence, China’s central bank chief, has finally broken his silence over Beijing’s currency policy and assured the public there is no basis for the yuan’s continued depreciation.
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Chelsea prepared for their Champions League trip to Paris Saint-Germain by routing Newcastle 5-1 on Saturday, the biggest win of a miserable Premier League season for the champions.
Ernest Hemingway in Hong Kong
Asian-Americans finally crack Broadway
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Chefs around the city are fired up
Actor Lau Ching-wan returns to romance
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A selection of photos from the world of rugby this week.
A child plays with a drum during a Lunar New Year festival in Guizhou, while visitors snap photos as a snub-nosed monkey at the Beijing Zoo, and more ...
Pope Francis becomes the first Pope to ever meet with the head of the the Russian Orthodox Church.
Relatives, friends and community members paid their respects at a memorial service that is held for the 93 victims killed in Tainan earthquake just before Lunar New Year. President elect Tsai Ing-wen and outgoing President Ma Ying-jeou were also present.
Stunning images captured using remote camera trap photography are changing the way the WWF is able to research of some of Africa's most endangered species.
UK football fans have been talking with their feet - threatening walkouts at Premier League clubs which, they claim, charge too much for tickets. As Ivor Bennett reports, the huge TV revenues the clubs earn are adding to the pressure for them to reconsider their financial priorities.
Scientists have detected gravitational waves for the first time, phenomena first hypothesized by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago.
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.
SCMP.tv interviewed Hongkongers from all walks of life about how the experience of Occupy Central has affected them one year on.