Tuesday, March 25, 2014
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un strikes fear into some hearts, but photos of a Chinese street food vendor with a distinct resemblance to the Pyongyang strongman have fuelled online mirth.
Sunday, March 23, 2014
Hong Kong's last colonial governor Chris Patten on Saturday said a string of attacks on media workers was “profoundly serious,” with fears over an erosion of press freedom intensifying in the city.
Friday, March 21, 2014
Fears over press freedom in Hong Kong intensified after two media executives were beaten by masked men, with one newspaper Thursday describing a “siege atmosphere” in the city.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Two Hong Kong media executives were attacked on Wednesday by four masked men armed with metal bars, shortly before police charged two alleged hitmen with a brutal February attack on a veteran journalist.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
More than 260 unwanted children, most of them babies, have been abandoned in a Chinese “safe haven” in just over six weeks — more than five a day — since it opened in late January, authorities said.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Four people died in a fire at a hospital's in-patient building in central China on Sunday, a city government said.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Nine men have been arrested in connection with the brutal attack on a veteran Hong Kong journalist that sparked concerns for press freedom in the Chinese city, police said Wednesday.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
A fire on a passenger bus in northeastern China killed at least 10 people and injured 17 on Wednesday, officials said, in the country's second deadly bus fire in less than a week.
A 24-year-old Hong Kong-based woman has been named the world's youngest billionaire, replacing a former Facebook co-founder and spurring gossip in the city.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A Hong Kong court on Monday found Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung guilty of five counts of money-laundering, completing the former hairdresser's fall from grace since taking over the club in 2009.