AP, AAP, AFP, ABC, Reuters, Bloomberg
  • REGIONS:
REGIONS:
All

 

Advertisement

Keep up-to-date via social media

FOLLOW US

Dances with wolves in China's wild west

Facing down a pack of snarling wolves -- the symbol of the Uighur minority in China's violence‑wracked far west -- businessman Yang Changsheng...

Disabled Palestinian war photographer turns camera on culture

When Palestinian Osama Silwadi was crippled by gunfire it ended his career as a war correspondent, but...

Arab Idol winner wants to give back to Gaza

Last year's feel‑good winner of the TV singing contest Arab Idol said Wednesday he wants to give back to Gaza, where he grew up, by setting up...

Exclusive: A week on the road in North Korea

The Kaema Plateau, the "Roof of Korea," is a stunning, forest‑covered highland nestled in such treacherous mountains that it was never...

Spot will cost you: Pet rents become apartment fad

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Man's best friend is taking a bite out of renters' wallets. Pet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars...

Pucker up: lip balms, treatments having a moment

NEW YORK (AP) — Artisanal or oozing with luxury, lip balms are having a moment. Joining cutesy offerings intended for kids and go‑to standards...

Israel, the promised land for vegans

Israelis are flocking to veganism, to the point where even the army now has options for vegan soldiers and vegan militants woo converts by comparing meat...

From retro to a new take on goth: trends from Tokyo Fashion Week

The main runway shows wrapped up in Tokyo this weekend. Here's our pick of the top trends to watch...

Christian Louboutin presents Loubi Under for your 'under nails'

The latest product in the Louboutin beauty line lets you create a manicure that's red underneath,...

Spanish museum to stage first Givenchy retrospective

Madrid's Thyssen Museum opens Wednesday the first major retrospective of designs by French fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy, who worked for such...