Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Always envious? Got a non-existent social life and struggle to concentrate? All this might be down to Facebook if you believe a study showing those who go a week without using the social network feel happier than others.
Monday, November 9, 2015
A guitar beloved by John Lennon for writing Beatles hits such as "She Loves You" and "All My Loving" sold for a record US$2.41 million on Saturday, a U.S. auction house said.
Sunday, November 8, 2015
A statue dedicated to South Korean singer Psy's global music video hit "Gangnam Style" is to be erected in the eponymous, upscale Seoul district made famous by the song.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Rich countries have gained more than 10 years in life expectancy on average since 1970, a study released by the OECD said Wednesday, but the United States has slumped to near the bottom.
Monday, November 2, 2015
Gin, the quintessentially British drink, is shaking off its fusty image to enjoy a revival led by the capital London, which has seen a boom in distilleries and dedicated bars.
The mountains of Trentino offer a beautiful backdrop to the vineyards and also influence the flavors of the wines.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
Saturday, October 31, 2015
From east to the west, trains offer a fine-grained, slow-moving view of Cuba that few foreigners ever see.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
New York's pooches will be able to venture onto restaurant patios under a new state law that will allow restaurants to open their outdoor dining areas to canine companions.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Britons should go back to the indigenous tradition of carving turnips instead of pumpkins for Halloween, even though they are harder to cut, the conservation charity English Heritage said on Monday.