Tuesday, June 17, 2014
The team may have lost their opening World Cup match, but Japanese fans won plaudits around the world after picking up the trash in their stadium stand after the game.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
One of the multitude of Indian emigrant doctors, Paul Ramesh moved to Britain in the 1990s, keen to get the best surgical training and earn a generous pay packet.
Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush celebrated his 90th birthday Thursday by making a tandem parachute jump near his summer home in Maine, fulfilling a promise made five years ago despite having lost the use of his legs.
More than 300 Chinese space enthusiasts have booked tickets costing nearly US$100,000 for a five-minute trip to outer space, official media reported Friday.
Sunday, June 8, 2014
The first video of life on Arctic sea ice from a polar bear point of view has been released by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
For the Calder family, the “Frozen” frenzy began when the Disney movie came out in late 2013 and they took their 7-year-old daughter Caroline to see it in the theater.
A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says robots should be tender and make people smile.
Friday, June 6, 2014
Business is booming for one meat-pie vendor in central China, but it is the trader's uncanny likeness to President Xi Jinping that sets him apart from the competition.
Singapore on Thursday urged its globetrotting citizens to avoid misusing consular services abroad, revealing “odd requests” including one man who demanded help to get a refund for bad sex.
Australians lose more than US$100 million worth of coins down the back of sofas and car seats each year, the Royal Australian Mint said.