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Hong Kong rescue: the US fighter pilot saved by Chinese guerillas during the second world war

The journals of Lieutenant Donald W. Kerr tell his story of escaping the Japanese-occupied city, with the help of Chinese resistance fighters.

The journals of Lieutenant Donald W. Kerr tell his story of escaping the Japanese-occupied city, with the help of Chinese resistance fighters.

Hong Kong rescue: the US fighter pilot saved by Chinese guerillas during the second world war
10 May 2021 - 12:00PM
Coronavirus: US teenager wins prize for a discovery potentially leading to Covid-19 cure

This 14-year-old’s discovery could prove very useful.

This 14-year-old’s discovery could prove very useful.

Coronavirus: US teenager wins prize for a discovery potentially leading to Covid-19 cure
22 Oct 2020 - 3:20PM
Explainer: What is ‘separation of powers’ and why are people upset over the term’s removal from Liberal Studies textbooks?

The term is mentioned in Hong Kong’s Basic Law and refers to power being split between the executive, legislative and judicial branches

The term is mentioned in Hong Kong’s Basic Law and refers to power being split between the executive, legislative and judicial branches

Explainer: What is ‘separation of powers’ and why are people upset over the term’s removal from Liberal Studies textbooks?
11 Sep 2020 - 11:47AM
Liverpool fans’ Premier League title celebrations ‘not safe’ with coronavirus ‘a real risk’ as mayor considers curfew

Liverpool fans’ Premier League title celebrations ‘not safe’ warns mayor Joe Anderson, who says ‘there are clearly too many people intoxicated, causing antisocial behaviour’.

Liverpool fans’ Premier League title celebrations ‘not safe’ warns mayor Joe Anderson, who says ‘there are clearly too many people intoxicated, causing antisocial behaviour’.

Liverpool fans’ Premier League title celebrations ‘not safe’ with coronavirus ‘a real risk’ as mayor considers curfew
27 Jun 2020 - 11:08AM
One-armed Chinese boy wows NBA stars with SERIOUS basketball handles

Stephen Curry, Damian Lillard and other pro ballers showered praise on the young basketball enthusiast

Stephen Curry, Damian Lillard and other pro ballers showered praise on the young basketball enthusiast

One-armed Chinese boy wows NBA stars with SERIOUS basketball handles
7 Jun 2020 - 7:00AM
A panda nanny and her 'babies' on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
22 May 2020 - 6:31PM
Veteran French skipper and crew set Hong Kong to UK ‘tea route’ sailing record of 31 days, 23 hours

Crew is so tired they cannot even make drinking water, as they take about four days off the existing record set in 2018.

Crew is so tired they cannot even make drinking water, as they take about four days off the existing record set in 2018.

Veteran French skipper and crew set Hong Kong to UK ‘tea route’ sailing record of 31 days, 23 hours
20 Feb 2020 - 5:13PM
Does China’s lead in the global premiere of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ herald a new global distribution strategy for Hollywood blockbusters?

‘Avengers: Endgame’ reported US$107 million in pre-sold tickets before the movie was even shown in China

‘Avengers: Endgame’ reported US$107 million in pre-sold tickets before the movie was even shown in China

Does China’s lead in the global premiere of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ herald a new global distribution strategy for Hollywood blockbusters?
28 Apr 2019 - 8:31PM
Abdullahi Adan, suspect in Toronto stun-gun kidnap of Lamborghini-driving Chinese student Lu Wanzhen, surrenders to Canadian police

Abdullahi Adan, 37, faces charges including kidnapping, forcible confinement, assault with a weapon and assault. He surrendered after being named in a Canada-wide arrest warrant.

Abdullahi Adan, 37, faces charges including kidnapping, forcible confinement, assault with a weapon and assault. He surrendered after being named in a Canada-wide arrest warrant.

Abdullahi Adan, suspect in Toronto stun-gun kidnap of Lamborghini-driving Chinese student Lu Wanzhen, surrenders to Canadian police
3 Apr 2019 - 5:45AM
Cubans looking to swap their homes for a change of scene
15 Oct 2018 - 8:03PM
Germany pledges more housing benefits to low-income earners as property prices rise
24 Sep 2018 - 8:03PM
How China’s mobile leasing platforms have made renting a home cheaper
14 Aug 2018 - 8:37PM
Ryan Lochte doping ban – US swimmer suspended for 14 months after posting picture of violation on Instagram
24 Jul 2018 - 11:48AM
Archaeologists uncover a street of balconies in Italy’s Pompeii
18 May 2018 - 10:05AM
Vancouver luxury home sales fall in first quarter of 2018

Sales of residential properties of all types have dropped more than a quarter last month, year on year, according to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

Sales of residential properties of all types have dropped more than a quarter last month, year on year, according to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

Vancouver luxury home sales fall in first quarter of 2018
15 May 2018 - 8:06PM
Directors and screenwriters talk about ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

The epic extravaganza, which opened in cinemas across China on Friday, is described as fun and challenging to work on

The epic extravaganza, which opened in cinemas across China on Friday, is described as fun and challenging to work on

Directors and screenwriters talk about ‘Avengers: Infinity War’
13 May 2018 - 11:01AM
Tianjin police seize 600 bitcoin mining computers after local grid reported abnormal power usage
25 Apr 2018 - 9:24PM
Yangshuo climbing makes you feel alive – American book on China’s most popular crag destination
29 Nov 2017 - 4:29PM
Moody's warns against growing Malaysian property oversupply
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
California losing lure over costly housing
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Asian investment drives Melbourne’s hotel industry boom
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Synthetic tongue can detect fake whiskies
9 Jun 2017 - 11:53PM
China to build first luxury cruise ship
1 Jun 2017 - 10:02AM
Cuba hosts luxury hotels as it preps to be major travel hub
17 May 2017 - 8:45AM
One dead, many hurt, as bus carrying  Taiwanese business figures crashes on iconic Australian road
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Luxury cruise liners set sights on Cuba
3 Apr 2017 - 11:38AM
Pledging Beijing’s support for Hong Kong, Premier Li Keqiang says

Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to enhance Beijing’s support for developments in Hong Kong, addressing the question of whether the central government will focus on “one country” over “two systems” in its dealings with the city. (Photo by Simon Song)

Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to enhance Beijing’s support for developments in Hong Kong, addressing the question of whether the central government will focus on “one country” over “two systems” in its dealings with the city. (Photo by Simon Song)

Pledging Beijing’s support for Hong Kong, Premier Li Keqiang says
15 Mar 2017 - 9:32PM
Why Tiffany Trump consistently chooses Chinese fashion label Taoray Wang
16 Feb 2017 - 1:22PM
Canadian wingsuit flier dies in south China in training accident
20 Jul 2018 - 8:46PM
Taiwan tourist dies, others injured as landslide buries bus in China’s Fujian province
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM