Legco erupted into chaos as officials failed to prevent legislators Yau Wai-ching and Sixtus Baggio Leung from entering the chamber. The two legislators were hoping to take the oath allowing them to be sworn in as legislators.
Eva Lui Yi-ting took up skateboarding four years ago, and it now rules her life. She teaches teenagers how to ride, and earlier this year competed against more than 40 males in a street skateboarding contest.
31-year old Johnnie, one of the city’s best known skateboarders, started training as a teenager. 16 years later, Hong Kong still has strict limits on skating in public areas.
A majestic turquoise-and-gold tail splashes the surface of a public pool. Strange, beautiful creatures frolic in the water, occasionally peeking out from their masks and snorkels. At this school in the Netherlands, mermaid Crystal, as she is known, is helping turn childhood fantasies into reality in her swimming classes with a difference.