Taiwan rules in favour of gay marriage

Hong Kong acrobat’s Michael Jackson dance a crowd puller

Manchester defiant at vigil for attack victims

Taiwanese divided over gay marriage ruling

Taiwan rules in favour of gay marriage

May 25, 2017

Court ruling paves the way for Taiwan to become the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. (Photo: Reuters)

Hong Kong acrobat’s Michael Jackson dance a crowd puller

May 12, 2017

When 67-year-old Yu Pujiang came to Hong Kong from Hubei 30 years ago, he worked at construction sites and a metal hardware store. After retirement, he became an acrobat and started performing at Sai Yeung Choi Street South in Mong Kok.

His feats include Michael Jackson dancing, jumping over the hula hoop and other traditional Chinese acrobatics.

(Photo: SCMP’s James Wendlinger)

Manchester defiant at vigil for attack victims

May 24, 2017

Chants of "Manchester! Manchester!" ring out as thousands gather for a multi-faith vigil in the city centre to remember the victims of the deadly suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group. (Photo: AFP)

Taiwanese divided over gay marriage ruling

May 24, 2017

Taiwan could become the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage ahead of a court ruling on May 24.