Hong Kong-based Filipino maid survives earthquake in Nepal after her attempt to climb Himalayas Mountain

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

Malaysian Muslim singer Shila Amzah eyes international market after rising to fame in China

Texas police shoot two dead at Mohammad cartoon exhibit

Hong Kong-based Filipino maid survives earthquake in Nepal after her attempt to climb Himalayas Mountain

May 5, 2015

Liza Avelino, a 43-year-old Hong Kong-based domestic helper and mountaineer, tells SCMP about her attempt to climb a peak in the Himalayas and her brush with death when the earthquake hit Nepal on April 25. 

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. 

Malaysian Muslim singer Shila Amzah eyes international market after rising to fame in China

May 5, 2015

Shila Amzah, the 25-year-old Malaysian Muslim singer, speaks to SCMP about how she rose to fame in China and what Hong Kong means to her. 

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.