Asean nations have issued their first official comment on maritime disputes in the South China Sea since an international tribunal ruled against China’s claims in the disputed waters earlier this month.
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The highly anticipated exhibition match between Manchester United and Manchester City scheduled to take place at the ‘Bird’s Nest’ National Stadium in Beijing tonight has been cancelled due to recent bad weather.
Authorities say the blast that left one killed and nearly a dozen injured was intentional and that the man killed, who was likely the attacker, was a 27-year-old Syrian whose asylum had been denied.
From Sunday, some 50,000 police and soldiers are being deployed in Rio to protect sports venues, tourist spots and key transport areas. (Photo: Reuters)
Mothers in Buenos Aires come out in defense of right to breast-feed in public after local government expresses dismay over incident in which a woman is threatened with arrest for breast-feeding in public.
The social media company says its solar-powered drone successfully completed its first test flight. But as Reuters reports, some developing countries have concerns.
An 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman who apparently acted alone opened fire in a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday evening, killing at least 10 people and wounding 16 in the third attack against civilians in Western Europe in eight days.
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.