Confused by the difference between functional and geographical constituencies? Want to know the difference between the three aspects of polling - and why one is seen as undemocratic? Our explainer will get you up to speed before Hong Kong goes to the polls on September 4.
Acrid smog blankets Singapore as the city-state is hit by the year’s first major outbreak of haze, an annual crisis sparked by forest fires in neighbouring Indonesia. (Photo: AFP)
Toronto police are investigating the deaths of three people who appeared to have been injured by a crossbow bolt.
The Spratlys Island known as Nansha in China is where Beijing has rapidly turned reefs into artificial islands, with facilities capable of military use, including extensive runways. Recently, China sent a first batch of six lighthouse watchmen to work in the disputed South China Sea.