Lest we forget: meet the former British soldier who has taken care of Hong Kong’s war cemeteries for two decades

‘Hong Kong must have hundreds of intersex people’

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer plane-crash victims

China coal mine blasts kill 32 in Inner Mongolia

Lest we forget: meet the former British soldier who has taken care of Hong Kong’s war cemeteries for two decades

December 4, 2016

Derek Cheung Yu-keung is a former British soldier who is responsible for the maintenance of war cemeteries in Hong Kong. For his service, he was appointed an MBE by the British government.

 

‘Hong Kong must have hundreds of intersex people’

December 1, 2016

Small Luk came out as an intersex person to get the public and government to abandon their prejudices against hermaphrodites. (Photo: SCMP's Jonathan Wong)

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer plane-crash victims

December 4, 2016

The bodies of the soccer team members killed in the plane crash in Colombia were returned home to Brazil on Saturday, with thousands of waiting fans in mourning. (Photo: Reuters)

China coal mine blasts kill 32 in Inner Mongolia

December 4, 2016

At least 32 people have been killed in a Chinese coal mine blast in the northern Inner Mongolia region, according to death tolls reported by state media. (Photo: Reuters)