Thursday, April 24, 2014
Justin Bieber said sorry and insisted he loved Japan and China after he stepped into a bitter fight over history by visiting a controversial war shrine in Tokyo.
Searching for restaurants has become easier with the launch of a mobile application by restaurant website OpenRice Ltd. Wednesday.
More than 40 percent of Taiwanese travelers are not keen on staying in environmentally friendly hotels, according to the results of a survey published Wednesday by Agoda.com, one of Asia's leading hotel booking sites.
The so-called Bollywood Oscars have been held in Macau, Singapore, London and now ... Tampa?
Amsterdam wants to create an online game to get unemployed young people engaged in finding jobs across Europe. Schaerbeek, Belgium, envisions using geothermal mapping to give households personalized rundowns of steps to save energy. Gdansk, Poland, is proposing to require officials to debate ideas from citizens.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
ey were designed for the 1964 World's Fair as sleek, space-age visions of the future: three towers topped by flying-saucer-like platforms, and a pavilion of pillars with a suspended, shimmering roof that was billed as the “Tent of Tomorrow.”
Gladiators, horsemen and women with flowers in their hair brought history alive Monday at Rome's Circus Maximus where thousands gathered to celebrate the Eternal City's 2,767th birthday.
A prequel to the Oscar-winning Chinese martial arts epic “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” will be shot in New Zealand this year, Film Auckland said Tuesday.
Young drummers from a remote indigenous village in eastern Taiwan will open the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention in May, bringing their music to an international stage.
Taiwanese artists emerged as the biggest winners at an Italian textile art competition, grabbing the first and third prizes at the biennial contest, Taiwan's Ministry of Culture said Monday.