A former US national security adviser, who met Taiwanese president Tsai Ing-wen last month, has defended Donald Trump’s controversial comments on cross-strait relations and described the one China policy as “an anomaly” for over four decades.
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Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has officially declared her bid for the Chief Executive, saying she wants to reignite the city’s “can-do spirit” and build greater consensus in policy-making.
Two-year-old Zheng Minke is an orphan from Zhengzhou, in the eastern Henan Province of China. He suffers from a rare congenital condition called urethral duplication – where he has two abnormally narrow urethras instead of one.
Lively Elderly Day Training Centre is a self-financing transitional care centre aimed to equip elderly people to return to the community after months of treatment.
Hannah Chung has embarked on a ‘zero waste challenge’, challenging herself to go a year without producing plastic waste.
Increasing number of young women are getting trained to become chefs in Hong Kong but they still face cultural barriers to achieving greater success.
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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.