Thursday, July 30, 2015
British singer Jane Birkin has asked luxury manufacturer Hermes to remove her name from its crocodile-skin handbag after learning of the "cruel" methods used to make the iconic accessory.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Eva Chou (周佩樺) took a ride in a Taitung hot air balloon yesterday, fulfilling the promise she made to her late boyfriend.
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Monday, July 27, 2015
Thousands of people danced their hearts out at Berlin's techno Love Train festival on Saturday, the first such street event since 21 revelers died in an accident at the legendary Love Parade five years ago.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Less than half of U.S. teenagers today are sexually active, far fewer than in the late 1980s, a U.S. government report said Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
This week's reopening of embassies and resumption of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba opens a new chapter in the countries' complicated relationship.
"I was already saying I'd go live in the Congo when I was nine or 10," says Willem Boulanger, who after satisfying that dream is embarking at age 83 on another -- founding a game reserve near Kolwezi.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York's Kennedy Airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than 70,000 animals flying in and out every year.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
The Taiwan Culinary Promotion Campaign kicked off at the Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) on July 17, offering not just exhibitions but the possibility to take food-tasting trips to many parts of the island.
The towering minaret and mausoleums of Konye-Urgench in isolated Turkmenistan cut striking forms against the desert sky, yet few foreign visitors make it to a site once at the center of the Islamic world.
In the fields of Bulgaria they are everywhere -- hundreds of mounds like huge molehills concealing the gold-filled tombs of ancient kings who left no other trace of their rule.