Hong Konger spends close to $400k on helicopter wedding proposal

Beijing says it's safe choice for 2022 winter games

Austria's local 'Facebook' turning city neighbours into friends

Original Banksy with a rare identity clue to be auctioned

Hong Konger spends close to $400k on helicopter wedding proposal

August 1, 2015

Hong Konger Victor Tang asked his girlfriend of just more than a year to marry him in an elaborate wedding proposal which included a helicopter flying over Victoria Harbour with a banner saying, "I love you, Stephanie BB, will you marry me?". Tang also booked a suite at Hong Kong's Ritz-Carlton to help him carry out the task. (Photo: SCMP)

Beijing says it's safe choice for 2022 winter games

July 31, 2015

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics bid officials stresses the nation's ability to deliver on promises as the Chinese capital makes its final pitch to the International Olympic Committee. (Photo: Reuters) 

Austria's local 'Facebook' turning city neighbours into friends

July 31, 2015

People can have hundreds of friends on Facebook but not know the person next door. New Austrian social media site "Frag Nebenan" or 'Ask Next Door', is part of a growing international trend to get back to basics and connect with your neighbours. From borrowing a hammer or watering people's plants to swapping hair cuts for Spanish lessons, the mutual aid network is proving a hit. (Photo: AFP)

Original Banksy with a rare identity clue to be auctioned

July 31, 2015

Banksy mural painted on a derelict Detroit auto factory holds a never before seen clue as to the identity of its elusive artist. (Photo: Reuters)