Elephants and lions retire from circus life

Thousands of workers rally in Labour Day protest

Scuffles break out at cancelled Sheung Shui anti-parallel trading protest

A Hong Kong mother’s struggle: giving birth at 40 and taking care of a 13-month-old baby

Elephants and lions retire from circus life

May 2, 2016

Elephants and lions hang up their circus costumes, as activists also call on SeaWorld to free its orcas -- the week's top animal stories from around the globe.

Thousands of workers rally in Labour Day protest

May 2, 2016

Demonstrators demand better workers' rights and working hours in a Labour Day protest in Hong Kong.

Scuffles break out at cancelled Sheung Shui anti-parallel trading protest

May 1, 2016

Confrontations broke out in Sheung Shui between a handful of protestors and police after organisers of the protest cancelled the rally at the last minute saying it had been “infiltrated.”

(Photo: SCMP's K. Y. Cheng)

A Hong Kong mother’s struggle: giving birth at 40 and taking care of a 13-month-old baby

May 1, 2016

It is a physical challenge every day to Carman Chow Kin-man, a 41-year-old mother, to take care of her 13-month-old active baby boy. (Photo: SCMP's Jonathan Wong) 

Some footage was shot by DJI Osmo.