Cricket-obsessed Pakistanis were Tuesday celebrating their national team's "incredible journey" to the top of the Test rankings after a turbulent seven years in which they were forced to play home matches on neutral venues.
Dale Steyn marked his return to the international game with two early wickets to give South Africa a much-needed boost on the second morning of the first test against New Zealand at Kingsmead.
Actor-singer Jordan Fisher remembers the days he spent training as a gymnast, hoping to one day reach the Olympics. Those days are over, but as the 22-year-old watches the 2016 Summer Olympics, it motivates him to continue tackling another life goal: releasing his first album.
With just under a year left before the 2017 Universiade (世大運) begins, concerns continue to mount over whether host city Taipei will be able to finish all the venues in time.
Pakistan's one-day form is a "real concern" to coach Mickey Arthur and the South African believes it could "take some time" to improve the team's standing in white-ball cricket.
Former NFL star Darren Sharper has a sentencing hearing in federal court Thursday following an earlier multi-jurisdiction plea deal related to allegations he drugged and raped as many as 16 women in four states.
Half-centuries from skipper Steven Smith and Shaun Marsh kept Australia in the hunt after Dinesh Chandimal's ton for Sri Lanka dominated Sunday's play in the third and final Test.
A woman competitor from Thailand in the Paragliding Accuracy World Cup lands right on the designated spot in Luye, Taitung on Sunday, Aug. 14. Nunnapat Phuchong received the top score in Sunday's event. She was hailed as great in the sport in Thailand. Up to 71 contestants hailing from all over the world competed in the World Cup's last stop Taiwan Station Sunday.
The annual National Dance Expo 2016 opened at National Taiwan Ocean University in Keelung on Saturday with around 6,000 participants from across Taiwan.
Taiwanese badminton player Chou Tien-chen (周天成) got off to a good start in the men's singles of the Olympic badminton tournament in Rio, beating an overmatched opponent in two straight games on Friday night in Brazil.