Australian police defend role in 'Bali 9' drug smuggling case

Texas police shoot two dead at Mohammad cartoon exhibit

Macau lures top celebrities to update image

Hard times for Chinese manufacturers

Australian police defend role in 'Bali 9' drug smuggling case

May 5, 2015

Australia's police force defends its involvement in a drug smuggling case that culminated in last week's executions of eight people in Indonesia. 

Texas police shoot two dead at Mohammad cartoon exhibit

May 5, 2015

Texas police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that was organized by an anti-Islamic group on Sunday.

Macau lures top celebrities to update image

May 4, 2015

Macau’s mighty casinos continue to see falling revenues as wealthy Chinese VIPs stay away, but the gambling hub is turning to star power to lure tourists back. (Cover photo: SCMP's Dickson Lee)

Hard times for Chinese manufacturers

May 4, 2015

Factory activity in China dropped to the lowest levels in a year according to a private survey, and many are calling on policymakers to support the slowing economy. (Cover photo: AFP)