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Cathay Pacific aeroplane gets new paint job, complete with massive spelling mistake

Airline sees the funny side, posting: ‘Oops this special livery won’t last long! She’s going back to the shop!’

How a stolen banana helped Shanghai police crack burglary case

Police were left baffled by a series of break-ins until one victim mentioned that a banana had been taken from his dining room and then it all fell into place

The real power behind China’s new trend of ‘sissy men’ ... is the empowered modern woman

The ‘luxury pig men’ are challenging traditional gender stereotypes, and some commentators believe greater empowerment for women is helping them to do so

HK jury now mulling fate of Malaysian professor in yoga ball murder case

Khaw Kim Sun, 53, is accused of killing wife and teenage daughter with deadly gas

Naked Chinese businessmen detained in India after car crash

Police in Uttar Pradesh charge driver with reckless driving as they continue to investigate duo’s ‘eccentric behaviour’

Jack Ma says it’s his responsibility to let Alibaba go, warns of protracted US-China trade war

On succession planning, Ma said that his decision to step down was to ensure leadership renewal

Eight crew saved from sinking barge in rough seas off Hong Kong Disneyland as Typhoon Mangkhut pummelled city

With T10 signal in force, barge started taking in water but crew’s efforts with pumps were to no avail

S. Korean leader will seek to reboot nuke talks between North and US

Seoul: South Korea’s president and the North’s leader Kim Jong-un drove through the streets of Pyongyang together past thousands of cheering citizens ahead of a summit where Moon Jae-in will seek to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between North Korea and the United States.

Warm ties: Moon (left) waving while walking with Kim during a welcome ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea. — AP

Grim search for victims

Itogon (Philippines): Hundreds of Philippine rescuers used shovels and their bare hands to sift through a massive landslide where dozens are feared dead in the region worst-hit by deadly Typhoon Mangkhut, as the storm’s toll hit 74.

Keeping watch: A Filipino trooper standing guard as search operations continue at the site where victims are believed to have been buried by a landslide triggered by Typhoon Mangkhut in Itogon. — AP

UN: Army should be removed from politics

Yangon: Myanmar’s powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said in the final version of a damning report reiterating calls for top generals to be prosecuted for genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority.

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