Nine bodies were found at a nursing home in Iwate Prefecture, northeastern Japan on Wednesday morning after a strong typhoon battered the area overnight.
Wildlife officials in Norway believe lightning from a powerful storm killed a herd of migrating reindeer, including 70 calves, in a remote area southwest of Oslo.
As Caroline Wilson departs her role as the British Consul General to Hong Kong and Macao, she states that "Hong Kong Independence is not a realistic option. UK will never take Hong Kong back." (Photo: SCMP's Felix Wong)
China’s women’s national volleyball team ended 12 years of pain by beating Serbia to the gold medal at the Rio Olympics. The team’s head coach Lang Ping is being celebrated as a national hero.
Photo: SCMP's Felix Wong