Friday, April 25, 2014
Singaporean fans of Hello Kitty raged on the Web Thursday after their frantic attempts to buy limited-edition toys from the McDonald's website failed when overwhelmed servers crashed, in the latest frenzy over the Japanese cat to hit the city-state.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
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.
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
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.
Monday, April 21, 2014
The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox Easter rites.
Marching in dragon dances, cheering on buffalo fights, singing folk songs with villagers, an enamored traveler ticked off the sights during a three-week tour of Chinese ethnic minority festivals.
Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with the actor that the city's carriage horses should keep working.
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Adrienne Schreiber curls down her lower lip to reveal “SF1” inked in black — a tattoo celebrating Scare Force One, a tribe of fierce Washington women on roller skates.
Procter & Gamble (P&G) yesterday celebrated 20 years of its 6 Minutes Protect A Life campaign that aims to promote women's cancer awareness.