Ten killed in Munich shooting rampage

Final salute: Hundreds pay tribute to firefighter killed in Ngau Tau Kok fire

Dare to try? Hong Kong restaurant serves Yunnan-style fried insect dishes

Japanese 'rent men' who are paid just to listen

Ten killed in Munich shooting rampage

July 23, 2016

An 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman who apparently acted alone opened fire in a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday evening, killing at least 10 people and wounding 16 in the third attack against civilians in Western Europe in eight days.

Final salute: Hundreds pay tribute to firefighter killed in Ngau Tau Kok fire

July 22, 2016

Hundreds of citizens, firefighters and officials attended the funeral service of Samuel Hui Chi-kit, who was the second firefighter to die at the Amoycan Industrial Centre fire in Ngau Tau Kok.
 On June 23, the third day of the blaze, he was found unconscious by his colleagues on the building’s third floor as firefighters were changing shifts to leave the site. He died at United Christian Hospital in Kwun Tong about two hours later.

 

Dare to try? Hong Kong restaurant serves Yunnan-style fried insect dishes

July 21, 2016

Amy Wong, the owner of  People of Yunnan Restaurant in San Po Kang, tells SCMP.tv why fried insects are served in her restaurant. 

Japanese 'rent men' who are paid just to listen

July 22, 2016

From lonely pensioners to Japanese schoolgirls with shattered dreams, Takanobu Nishimoto and his crew of middle-aged men will lend an ear to clients who would never dream of spilling their guts to a therapist or worse, their families.