The DPP were the biggest winners as Taiwan's ruling KMT suffered huge losses in local elections.
After almost 60 days of occupation, a court-ordered clearance operation finally began on Tuesday, starting with the removal of barricades and tents on Argyle Street. By Wednesday afternoon, traffic was again flowing through one of Mong Kok’s busiest intersections.
Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing the trade into extinction.
An acute mosquito-borne disease caused by the dengue virus, dengue fever can be found in tropical and sub-tropical regions. It is especially endemic in many countries in Southeast Asia.
Drawings by SCMP’s Adolfo Arranz during the first month of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong
What does 200 million yuan in cash look like? A graphic representation of Wei Pengyuan's alleged pile of corrupt money.