From hippie to world-famous car designer, Hong Kong's Pinky Lai

China flexes military muscle in WWII anniversary parade

EU migrant crisis leaves asylum policies in tatters

Occupy Central student leaders including Joshua Wong pleads not guilty to unlawful assembly charges

From hippie to world-famous car designer, Hong Kong's Pinky Lai

September 2, 2015

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Ping Lai said he was a hippie and skateboarder, but he never thought of being a world-famous car designer. (Photo: SCMP's Dickson Lee) 

China flexes military muscle in WWII anniversary parade

September 3, 2015

China marks the 70th anniversary of victory over Japan with a giant show of strength in Tiananmen Square. (Photo: AFP) 

EU migrant crisis leaves asylum policies in tatters

September 3, 2015

European migrant crisis reaches tipping point as thousands flood into Hungary, and are not allowed to leave. (Photo: EPA) 

Occupy Central student leaders including Joshua Wong pleads not guilty to unlawful assembly charges

September 2, 2015

The student protesters who led anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong last year plead not guilty to charges of unlawful assembly and inciting others to participate in unlawful assembly. (Photo: SCMP's Dickson Lee)