Taiwanese trekker missing for 47 days rescued in Nepal

Trump calls for stiffer action on North Korea

France goes to the polls in the first round of election

Meet Leon Yee, the male pole dancer who defies gender stereotypes

Taiwanese trekker missing for 47 days rescued in Nepal

April 27, 2017

Trekking officials in Nepal say they have a rescued a Taiwanese man who was missing on a mountain for 47 days, but his girlfriend had died just three days before they were discovered.

Trump calls for stiffer action on North Korea

April 25, 2017

With North Korea continuing to do missile and nuclear tests, President Trump called on the United Nations Security Council on Monday to prepare to put stronger sanctions on Pyongyang.

France goes to the polls in the first round of election

April 23, 2017

Key French presidential contenders, Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron, casting their votes on Sunday, in one of the most unpredictable elections France has ever seen.

Conservative Francois Fillon and leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon voting too, both still in with a chance of winning the first round vote.

11 candidates are seeking the presidency, only two will go through to a run off on May 7th.

(Photo: AFP)

Meet Leon Yee, the male pole dancer who defies gender stereotypes

April 22, 2017

Four years ago, Leon Yee was a fat, introverted, video gaming teenager training to be a chef.
Now 23, he works as a professional pole dancer in Hong Kong and appears to be brimming with confidence, standing tall at more than six foot in his skyscraper heels.

(Photo: SCMP's Xiaomei Chen)