Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The trio of travellers at Munich's airport are getting some unbelieving stares from other passengers checking in. Siggi, Manfred and Egbert are loaded down with touring ski gear - not an unusual sight these days in Munich.
Monday, January 19, 2015
Pope Francis made a triumphant entrance for a mass with millions in the Philippines on Sunday aboard a “popemobile” styled after the nation's iconic, flamboyant and much-loved “jeepney” minibus.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
A homeless cat in Russia has won praise for caring and keeping warm a baby boy abandoned in a chilly entrance-way.
Friday, January 16, 2015
Thursday, January 15, 2015
For many, just the thought of running 19 kilometers over mounds of mud and through pools of ice water is enough to make them cry.
Women want to settle down while men prefer to play the field, right?
Scoring a table at the Tokyo pop-up of the world's finest restaurant for your 39th birthday is hard. Finding the perfect date to join you can be even harder.
A flurry of NT$1,000 (US$31.5) bills flying in the wind Monday were not early Chinese New Year gifts but merely the monthly salary of an unfortunate truck driver.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
Selfies at tourist attractions are nothing new. But until recently, if you wanted a perfectly composed picture of yourself with Times Square or the Colosseum in the background, you might have asked a passer-by to take the photo.
Friday, January 9, 2015
Men in suits order takeaway cappuccinos at the counter. A trendy young crowd occupies comfortable sofas, armed with laptops for a brain-storming session over cafe lattes, frappuccinos and soft jazz.