Hong Kong

A government-funded ­secondary school faces having to stop teaching in English because of a growing difference in student abilities, its principal said.
This year’s HKDSE Chinese exam, also known as “the paper of death”, was about people’s daily activities and life experiences, teacher and students revealed.
Diocesan Girls’ School beat Island School in the finals of the Hong Kong Schools Debating Competition 2017 Senior Division (Years 10-13) yesterday.
Seventeen students took the wrong university entrance exam last Friday after their school registered 20 of them for the incorrect visual arts paper, according to the city’s assessment authority.
Seven boys from St Stephen’s College in Stanley have been arrested on suspicion of installing hidden mini-cameras in changing rooms.
The liberal studies DSE was neither easy not difficult this year. None of the questions asked about a particular political event despite many controversial issues happening last year, teachers and students reveal.
At least 368 Chinese white dolphins – also known as pink dolphins – are living in Hong Kong waters, researchers from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) have found.
Fresh off a resounding win during Hong Kong’s latest boxing spectacle Clash of Champions 2, Surez Gurung returns to the gym carrying more than just his own weight on his shoulders.
Learning music doesn’t need to be all grade exams and sight reading – it can be about having fun and making friends as well.
This year's DSE physics exam was one of the easiest ever with more straightforward questions than usual, educators and students reveal.
The education chief defended his decision to maintain a controversial competence test for all local primary schools in May, insisting the plan should not be aborted due to “political change”.