A Hong Kong mother’s struggle: giving birth at 40 and taking care of a 13-month-old baby

Scuffles break out at cancelled Sheung Shui anti-parallel trading protest

Thousands of Hong Kong workers rally on Labour Day to demand standard working hours and universal pension scheme

Elephants and lions retire from circus life

A Hong Kong mother’s struggle: giving birth at 40 and taking care of a 13-month-old baby

May 1, 2016

It is a physical challenge every day to Carman Chow Kin-man, a 41-year-old mother, to take care of her 13-month-old active baby boy. (Photo: SCMP's Jonathan Wong) 

Some footage was shot by DJI Osmo. 

Scuffles break out at cancelled Sheung Shui anti-parallel trading protest

May 1, 2016

Confrontations broke out in Sheung Shui between a handful of protestors and police after organisers of the protest cancelled the rally at the last minute saying it had been “infiltrated.”

(Photo: SCMP's K. Y. Cheng)

Thousands of Hong Kong workers rally on Labour Day to demand standard working hours and universal pension scheme

May 2, 2016

More than 5,000 people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Labour Day to demand legislation on standard working hours and a universal pension scheme.

Elephants and lions retire from circus life

May 2, 2016

Elephants and lions hang up their circus costumes, as activists also call on SeaWorld to free its orcas -- the week's top animal stories from around the globe.