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Coronavirus: US teenager wins prize for a discovery potentially leading to Covid-19 cure

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

22 Oct 2020 - 3:20PM

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

Coronavirus: US teenager wins prize for a discovery potentially leading to Covid-19 cure
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

11 Sep 2020 - 11:47AM

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?
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’.

27 Jun 2020 - 11:08AM

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
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

7 Jun 2020 - 7:00AM

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
A panda nanny and her 'babies' on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
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.

20 Feb 2020 - 5:13PM

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
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

28 Apr 2019 - 8:31PM

‘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?
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.

3 Apr 2019 - 5:45AM

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
Cubans looking to swap their homes for a change of scene
Germany pledges more housing benefits to low-income earners as property prices rise
How China’s mobile leasing platforms have made renting a home cheaper
Ryan Lochte doping ban – US swimmer suspended for 14 months after posting picture of violation on Instagram
Archaeologists uncover a street of balconies in Italy’s Pompeii
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

15 May 2018 - 8:06PM

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
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

13 May 2018 - 11:01AM

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’
Tianjin police seize 600 bitcoin mining computers after local grid reported abnormal power usage
Yangshuo climbing makes you feel alive – American book on China’s most popular crag destination
Moody's warns against growing Malaysian property oversupply
California losing lure over costly housing
Asian investment drives Melbourne’s hotel industry boom
Synthetic tongue can detect fake whiskies
China to build first luxury cruise ship
Cuba hosts luxury hotels as it preps to be major travel hub
One dead, many hurt, as bus carrying  Taiwanese business figures crashes on iconic Australian road
Luxury cruise liners set sights on Cuba
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)

15 Mar 2017 - 9:32PM

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
Why Tiffany Trump consistently chooses Chinese fashion label Taoray Wang
Canadian wingsuit flier dies in south China in training accident
Taiwan tourist dies, others injured as landslide buries bus in China’s Fujian province
World craves Chinese tourists even as Hong Kong turns its nose up at them

Head of UN World Tourism Organisation says several governments are keen for tips on how to attract more Chinese visitors, and that tourism ‘makes world a better place’

4 May 2016 - 11:55AM

Head of UN World Tourism Organisation says several governments are keen for tips on how to attract more Chinese visitors, and that tourism ‘makes world a better place’

World craves Chinese tourists even as Hong Kong turns its nose up at them