Singaporeans line the streets in pouring rain to say a final farewell to the city state's first prime minister.
The Peel Street / Graham Street Development Scheme comprises of 3 sites to be turned into residential blocks, offices, and a hotel. The South China Morning Post spoke to three shop owners who are being made to relocate.
Rugby fans from all corners of the globe are in town for the 40th edition of the Hong Kong Sevens. And in this SCMP original video shot on Saturday at Hong Kong Stadium it is plain to see that most have fully immersed themselves in this monster of a party. (Cover photo: AFP)
Vietnam's drive to become the world's leading rice exporter is pushing farmers in the fertile Mekong Delta to the brink, say experts, with mounting costs to the environment. (Cover photo: AFP)