North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has offered to visit the official residence of the South Korean president in Seoul as the two men wrapped up the morning session of the historic summit between the two countries’ leaders aimed at bringing peace to the Korean peninsula.
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A gifted young footballer can realise his dream of representing Hong Kong at the Asian Games after the UK Home Office rectified a blunder that could have ended his career.
The leaders of North and South Korea will meet face-to-face for the first time this Friday, marking the first leadership summit between the divided countries in more than a decade.
The Hong Kong Space Museum reopened to the public on April 25 after a two-year hiatus and HK$32 million ($4.1 million) renovation. South China Morning Post photographers Sam Tsang and Nora Tam were there to take a look.
Campaigners have fresh ammunition in the fight against the tide of plastic waste choking the planet. An estimated 12.7 million tonnes of discarded plastic ends up in the world’s oceans annually, and environmental group Greenpeace has singled out Hong Kong as one of the worst black spots.
Kenya’s matatu minibuses are decorated with bright lights and colourful graffiti, inside and out. The word matatu comes from a Swahili term for three.
A wild monkey’s furious reaction to being pushed into a pond at a temple in central China’s Fujian province has gone viral on the country’s social media.
A Chinese woman was seriously injured after she was hit by a dog falling out of a building in southern China’s Guangdong province.
Alek Minassian is accused of ploughing a rental van into pedestrians on April 23, killing 10 people. He is charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 counts of attempted murder. Police have yet to cite a possible motive for his attack.
Chinese scientists have found evidence that North Korea's nuclear tests may have destroyed its own facilities, forcing the regime to freeze its nuclear programme.
A pregnant Chinese woman was caught on a surveillance camera deliberately tripping a four-year-old boy who had annoyed her by accidentally hitting her with a door curtain in Baoji, northern China’s Shaanxi province.
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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.