Hong Kong

Based on studies in nearby areas, doctor says local rodent population could sustain the hepatitis E virus.
The Hong Kong Committee on Children’s Rights is launching a charter that aims to protect young people from abuse.
The government says the rise is due to the city's ageing population and improving economy.
Benny Tai, Dr Chan Kin-man, and Reverend Chu Yiu-ming deny three joint counts relating to public nuisance during the 2014 sit-ins.
In the mock debate, which focused on child abuse and imitated the style of the city's Legislative Council, Heep Yunn School were named best performers.
About 60 secondary school pupils were left in limbo until it was confirmed that they could continue at same site under Tsung Tsin Middle School.
Four Hong Kong swimming records were also broken, three of them by students, at the international event.
Shine Skills Centre set to make way for civil service college under scheme announced by city leader Carrie Lam last month.
With most HK universities, including HKUST and CUHK, relaxing minimum requirements here what the director of the Student Guidance Centre at Hok Yau Club advises.
Families are receiving just HK$3,000 a month on average and many cannot adequately feed their children or afford enough winter clothes, study finds.
Biggest trial concerning 2014 civil disobedience movement is expected to last for more than two weeks