Saturday, March 14, 2015
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Flying cars and a robot petting zoo. Mobile wallets and net neutrality. The most outlandish ideas of the future and tech trends shaping the world today will be in focus as the freewheeling South by Southwest Interactive Festival kicks off Thursday.
Travel & Living Channel (TLC) presenters from around the world who are featured in the latest travel series of "Fun Taiwan" will discover different faces of the country through visiting spots recommended by local people, the show's presenter said Wednesday.
Monday, March 9, 2015
From drag queens to scantily-clad dancers, thousands of people paraded through Sydney on Saturday for the annual Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras which this year highlighted homophobia in sport.
Dorothy Baggett witnessed plenty as a nurse in Germany during World War II a month after American soldiers liberated prisoners at the Dachau concentration camp. She saw bodies of Holocaust victims stacked outside a crematorium and nursed survivors as part of the Army Air Corps.
Before Holden's less-than-perfect heart gave out last year, when he had gotten too weak to stand on his two little feet, and when he had to spend days at the hospital for one of his four surgeries, he loved to parade around the hospital floor in a little wagon.
Sunday, March 8, 2015
When Boko Haram attacks made life at home unbearable, Rebecca Samuel was confronted with a stark choice that any mother would struggle to make.
Qatari women are increasingly defying social constraints and joining the workforce in the booming energy-rich country, which offers support for new enterprises and encourages start-ups by university graduates.
Men and women may not always be on the same footing but you would think both sexes would be equal in the face of gigantic floods, typhoons or droughts. Think again.