Gigi Chao tells father: 'I'll marry a man when he marries a man'
But the whistleblower says he cannot go home when there’s ‘no chance to have a fair trial’
In a major step in the battle against the ivory trade, Hong Kong announced today that it will destroy 28 tonnes of its stockpiled ivory.
Hong Kong will destroy its 28 tonnes of its stockpiled ivory, the Endangered Species Advisory Committee (ESAC) announced yesterday. This decision comes after Guangzhou in China destroyed six tonnes of ivory earlier this year.
Britain's power distribution chiefs are fuming about the damage to their industry's reputation by the company blamed for blackouts in the South-east over Christmas.
As the UK counts down to midnight, countries around the world have been ringing in the New Year with a series of dazzling firework displays.
MPs to demand inquiry into business that funnelled £135m dividend to Hong Kong owner
Forty metre tunnel had concrete walls, ventilation and even interior lighting
It is cultural norms in communities that orient children towards education
China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Germany and Australia among top five countries using the yuan to finance trade
Hong Kong government said at least three of the people on board who were taken to hospital were in a serious condition
It can handle 45 million passengers a year, 30 per cent more than Terminal Five. It cost $1bn (£612m), just one-seventh the cost of the Heathrow project. And while T5 had been 20 years in the making, the bigger Terminal 3 at Shenzen took only five.
Lon Snowden expresses gratitude to Russia and Putin for providing safe haven to the NSA whistleblower
Trainer Criquette Head-Maarek confirmed on Monday that her Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Treve will stay in training as a four-year-old next season to defend her Longchamp crown.
Unbeaten filly surges clear of high-class field to give trainer second win and frustrate Japan
Journalist who reported from the Far East for the BBC across three decades