Donald Trump declared a loss of $916 million on his income tax returns for 1995, and - because of United States tax rules that favour wealthy real estate investors - he could have used that loss to avoid paying any federal income taxes for up to 18 years, according to a r
Japan’s Emperor Akihito, the first to serve from the outset in a purely ceremonial role, signalled his wish to step down in a matter of years, national broadcaster NHK reported.
Striding into history, Hillary Clinton will become the first woman to top the presidential ticket of a major US political party, capturing commitments Monday from the number of delegates needed to win the Democratic nomination, according to the Associated Press tally.
Overseas non-governmental organisations on the mainland are feeling growing unease about their future with just two months to go until a new law comes into effect giving the police broad powers to regulate the sector.
Two localist lawmakers who had their swearing-in oaths for the Legislative Council invalidated called on Saturday for Hong Kong to “insulate” itself from the mainland.
China’s second-tier league season ended in a three-way tie on Saturday, with Tianjin Quanjian and Guizhou Zhicheng ultimately earning promotion to the top flight at the expense of Qingdao Huanghai.
One of the best-handicapped horses in Hong Kong can seal the Jockey Challenge for Joao Moreira when Eastern Express resumes in the Bulgari Excellent Handicap.
Hong Kong’s sprint stars meet again in the Group Two Premier Bowl but history says to look for an up-and-coming type like Blizzard in an race that has been a graveyard for favourites.
“How many political parties do you think America has?” droned the college senior one autumn afternoon at a campus canteen in Calcutta. A week into college, a speech on class struggle is the last thing you want to hear in your downtime.
John Size-trained Contentment was a short-odds favourite when he took the Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy, 1,600m, last year but his fans should get a better price Sunday when he has a great chance to be the first horse ever to win it back-to-back.