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Two senior executives at companies in the China Resources group were detained immediately after the state-run conglomerate's former chairman, Song Lin, was placed under investigation for...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:49am

US President Barack Obama yesterday treaded a diplomatic fine line as he reassured Japan that the US would come to its defence over territorial disputes with China, while also calling on Prime...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 9:11am

An internal probe into the 2012 Lamma Ferry disaster has uncovered "suspected criminality'' and delivered a damning indictment of how one of Hong Kong's biggest and most important government...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:59am

Remember how West Kowloon looked without the high-speed railway construction going on? A new function on Google Maps may help refresh your memory.

25 Apr 2014 - 4:42am

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Hong Kong

An internal probe into the 2012 Lamma Ferry disaster has uncovered "suspected criminality'' and delivered a damning indictment of how one of Hong Kong's biggest and most important government...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:59am

The resolution of the Manila hostage tragedy was the "best we can get", a senior Hong Kong government official said yesterday, explaining why wording short of a full apology had been accepted.

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:32am

Remember how West Kowloon looked without the high-speed railway construction going on? A new function on Google Maps may help refresh your memory.

25 Apr 2014 - 4:42am

State media weighed into the debate over a mainland child urinating in a Hong Kong street on Thursday, stating that both the youngster’s parents and those who so vocally objected to their actions...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:47am

Top Beijing officials yesterday slammed Occupy Central as an "illegal" movement that "damages the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong".

25 Apr 2014 - 4:22am

The family of murdered banker Robert Kissel have welcomed the top court's decision to refuse his wife's final chance to overturn her conviction for killing him.

25 Apr 2014 - 3:28am

China

The mainland passed amendments to an environmental protection law imposing tougher penalties on polluters in the most sweeping revisions to the code in 25 years.

25 Apr 2014 - 4:01am

Two senior executives at companies in the China Resources group were detained immediately after the state-run conglomerate's former chairman, Song Lin, was placed under investigation for...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:49am

An influx of deep-pocketed mainland Chinese has helped New Zealand reach its highest intake of immigrants in more than 10 years, official data shows. New Zealand's net migration surged to an 11-...

25 Apr 2014 - 3:26am

"Relations between Japan and China are tense and there's great significance in the people of Beijing asking me to come here," Governor Yoichi Masuzoe told reporters after arriving for a three-day...

25 Apr 2014 - 4:01am

A Japanese shipping company has paid about three billion yen (HK$227 million) for the release of its ship, ordered seized by a Shanghai court over a wartime commercial dispute, boosting the morale...

25 Apr 2014 - 3:32am

China's military has used annual budget increases of more than 10 per cent to buy precision-guided weapons, fighter jets and its first aircraft carrier. Now it is seeking to upgrade its recruits...

25 Apr 2014 - 4:11am

Asia

US President Barack Obama yesterday treaded a diplomatic fine line as he reassured Japan that the US would come to its defence over territorial disputes with China, while also calling on Prime...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 9:11am

World

Canadian police have agreed to allow Chinese motorists to use their mainland drivers’ licences on roads in British Columbia, ending a row with the province’s government-run auto insurance...

Updated 25 Apr 2014 - 8:32am

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