Sunday, February 15, 2015
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
More than four decades after the Apollo 11 moon landing, a cloth bag full of souvenirs brought back by astronaut Neil Armstrong has come to light.
Monday, February 9, 2015
As a country that emerged from years of racial segregation, South Africa is often lauded for its reconciliation efforts, but cracks in the foundation of Nelson Mandela's "Rainbow Nation" are starting to show.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
The mesmerizing view of illuminated sky lanterns blanketing the dark sky as they float into the heavens has become synonymous with Pingxi, a district of New Taipei City that is just one hour east of Taipei.
The 2015 Yangmingshan Flower Festival opened in Taipei on Saturday and paid homage to those who died in the crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane on Feb. 4.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Snoopy and Charlie Brown are getting a new corporate buddy.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Sun, sea, sand ... but what about the shopping? Spain draws 65 million tourists a year thanks largely to its beaches. Now it wants them spending on the high street.
Behind a wooden counter in downtown Yangon's Coffee Club, the unmistakable hiss of a barista steaming milk briefly drowns out a funky soundtrack piped through a store filled with students glued to their smartphones.
A wine bar in place of a sex shop, luxury apartments where a cabaret once stood -- fans of London's once glorious, seedy Soho district fear that it will soon be regenerated beyond recognition.
Sunday, February 1, 2015
When Islamic State group militants invaded the Central Library of Mosul earlier this month, they were on a mission to destroy a familiar enemy: other people's ideas.