The wreckage of an Air Algerie flight that went missing Thursday with 116 people on board has been found in Mali with no su...
More than half of China's military airfields have flight paths that are obstructed by tall buildings, state media reported
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, said its quarterly profit rose 34% on the back of its mobile...
Most Chinese are unsatisfied with food safety in the country, according to a survey released amid a scandal
Malaysian officials said Friday they still plan to send a military officer back to New Zeal...
The UN Human Rights Committee called on Japan to undertake independent probes of wartime se...
Fast-food chain McDonald's made an open apology on Thursday for not telling the public that...
Governments must act together to lift more people out of poverty and reduce inequality, a U...
There has been much discussion about the aging population of Hong Kong. But a voluntary retirement scheme was slow in coming to...
Opinion on how to nominate the next Chief Executive (CE) candidates of the Hong Kong SAR in 2017 is deeply divided, with much n...
The scandal will also make a difference to the amending of the Food Safety Law, which is being reviewed by lawmakers of the Standing Co...
Last week's agreement by the five BRICS member states to establish a development bank along with a currency reserve pool, they called t...
The announcement on July 16 in Brazil that the BRICS group of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa are establishing a new Shan...
More than half of China's military airfields have flight paths that are obstructed by tall buildings, causing accidents and airport closures, Chinese state media reported on Friday.
Most Chinese are unsatisfied with food safety in the country, according to a survey released on Thursday amid a scandal tha...
Senior defense officials from Beijing and Seoul voiced concern on Thursday over Tokyo's belligerent and unapologetic tone regarding Japane...
China successfully tested its land-based anti-missile system on Wednesday, its third successful test since 2010, but observers said the sy...
Chinese peacekeepers work the ground as part of the country's increasingly important role in UN peacekeeping efforts, report Zhang Yan and Wang Qian.
Chinese Internet TV and media devices are revolutionizing information and entertainment even as traditional counterparts face demise, Bao Wanxian reports in Tianjin.
Many Chinese students are fueling an industry of fraudulent US university applications, reports He Na in Beijing.
A senior PCCW executive went on trial Friday over HK$1.7 million in bribes he allegedly received for giving a tech company the inside track on bids for the telecommunications giant’s projects
Fast-food chain McDonald’s on Thursday suspended McNuggets and other popular menu items after the city’s food safety regulator imposed a ban on all imports from Husi factories on the mainland.
Hong Kong's benchmark share index rose 0.3 percent on Friday, closing at its highest level in more than three years, buoyed by stronger China markets
Police are offering a HK$300,000 bounty in exchange for the whereabouts of a 26-year-old man sought in connection to the death of his former Dragonair flight attendant lover, whose body was found stuffed in her closet in Tseun Wan late last year
Mobile technology leader Cherrypicks’ entry into the mainland market marks a new phase in the company’s development of the apps industry. But Hong Kong IT companies will have to tread a careful path in embracing a brand new business model on the mainland.
The government is going all out to upgrade Hong Kong’s vocational education system to balance job skills in the market. But the deep-rooted cultural prejudice against vocational education is not likely to go away.
A United Nations human rights panel called on Japan on Thursday to undertake independent investigations of wartime sex slavery and apologise to the women who were victims before it was too late
Canada announced new economic sanctions and travel bans against Ukrainian individuals, as well as economic sanctions against Ukrainian entities and a broad range of Russian entities
Australia will transfer 157 Tamil asylum seekers it has been holding at sea for nearly a month to a mainland detention centre, a government source told Reuters on Friday
Malaysian officials said Friday they still plan to send a military officer back to New Zealand to face sexual assault charges despite not returning him in early July as they had promised.
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, said Friday its quarterly profit rose 34 percent over a year earlier as its mobile business grew.
Amazon.com Inc posted a much larger-than-expected loss in the second quarter as it continues its rapid pace of investment
India blocked an agreement on new global customs rules on Thursday, angering fellow members of the World Trade Organization who say Delhi's veto could be costly, economically and politically.
The Hongla Mountain National Nature Reserve, in Markam county of the Tibet autonomous region, has seen a steady increase in recent years...
Singapore has banned a volume of the "Archie" comic book that featured a same-sex marriage, adding fuel to a censorship row that erupted over a children's story about two male penguins hatching an egg
Rim Ok-hua looks out over her patch of farm just across the Tumen River from China, where rows of lush, green young potato plants stretch into the distance.
The newest team in Major League Soccer is doing its part to fill Yankee Stadium with stars. New York City FC introduced Frank Lampard in Brooklyn on Thursday after signing the 36-year-old former Chelsea midfielder to a two-year contract.
Olympiakos beat Milan 3-0 on Thursday in the opening game of the Guinness International Champions Cup friendly tournament, with goals from Alejandro Dominguez, Dimitris Diamantakos and Andreas Bouchalakis.
Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin has withdrawn from playing for the US national basketball team this summer.
Indian property mogul has built a fortune creating industrial space for technology firms in Bangalore
Hard work helped serge pun escape turbulent childhood to become a tycoon instrumental in nation’s development
Chinese designer who cofounded Asia’s biggest crowdfunding platform in Australia is taking the popular concept to China
Although the Hollywood blockbuster Transformers: Age of Extinction has been a huge success at the box office in China, it has faced some troubles.
As an actress Yao Chen is used to portraying the lives of others. But since being appointed the first Chinese honorary patron of the UNHCR, she has found meaning in sharing the true life tales of some of the world's most vulnerable people.
Argentina's last captive polar bear will remain in the country despite a petition by more than a half million people asking that it be moved to Canada
Cyclists traversing Johannesburg in Nelson Mandela's honor wore T-shirts with one of his many inspiring quotations, along with a glaring typographical error in the word "freedom."
A dramatic video of a sea plane just missing a surfacing humpback whale as it came in to land in Alaska has become a hit online, and the man who shot it says it was blind luck.
Yuanming He, Chinese contemporary water paint artist, comes to Hong Kong for his first ever solo exhibition July 30 to August 10 and shows China Daily Asia Pacific how he creates an unique piece in four minutes.
In the opinion of William Yu, chief executive of World Green Organisation, emissions from power generation in Hong Kong are under strict control, while most polluting emissions come from the vehicles.
Hong Kong is taking a unique path to democracy and should not copy foreign models of democratic development, Lau Siu-kai, vice-president of the Chinese Association of Hong Kong and Macao Studies, said on Thursday.
Football has the charm that makes the world crazy. After a breathtaking World Cup, the June round of China Daily’s College Photo Contest, “Crazy Football”, has concluded. Among works submitted by university students from all around China, Breakthrough, by Liu Zheng of Guangxi University Of Foreign Languages, won the first prize. Two second and five third prizes were also awarded.