All nations have a right to be involved in regional and global security issues, China’s President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday in his speech to mark the opening of Interpol’s general assembly in Beijing.
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Stephen Curry may be the vogue player in the United States, but enter China and you are in Mamba territory. For now.
Kobe Bryant’s illustrious 20-year NBA career came to a close last year, but the Los Angeles Lakers legend continues to reign as the greatest of all time in China.
Yemen’s civil war has claimed an unlikely victim: The country’s prized honey industry. Thick, rich and as dense as liquid gold, Yemen’s honey has traditionally been much sought after in the Gulf region, where people highly regard it as a healthy food item.
Martin Parr is one of the most important documentary photographers of post-war Britain. He has gained international reputation for his innovative imagery and his oblique approach to social documentary.
Egg custard mooncakes are always popular during Mid-Autumn Festival, with some bakeries already seeing their offerings sold out. Still, there are plenty of other choices for those with a sweet tooth, including sweet lotus and salted egg yolk mooncakes.
A temple in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu is home to a school that teaches Sanskrit, one of the world’s oldest languages. Located within Pashupati Temple and founded 34 years ago, Shree Bhagwat Sanyash Ashram and Gurukul School is funded by the donations of Hindu followers.
The Aurora Borealis - or Northern Lights - shot from the International Space Station.
The human hand can be much more than a mundane tool for manual labour. It can be powerfully expressive and lucrative, too - if you’re a hand model.
Hand model Bettina Ding shares her experience.
More than 34,000 people have been evacuated from the Indonesian holiday island of Bali after the alert status of the volcano was raised to its highest level.
Tensions continue to mount between Washington and Pyongyang as North Korea's foreign minister addressed the UN general assembly -- calling US President Donald Trump "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania and complaisance".
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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.