On December 7, 1941, the Japanese air force attacked Pearl Harbour in Hawaii in the United States. The attack dealt American forces a crushing blow and signaled the beginning of US entering the second world war.
Taking time out of your day to write something, even if it’s just a couple of sentences, can help improve your creative writing, fine-tune your ability to focus, and relieve stress.
There’s a new children’s hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa, full of brightly painted wards and state-of-the-art equipment, and it was built in the honour of one man.
Fidel Castro was a revolutionary legend who overthrew a dictator to seize control of his nation, establishing the first communist state in the West.
Fidel Castro changed the flavour of the milk Cuban children drink at breakfast.
Most students find only one part of writing satisfactory: the final full stop. After that full stop, however, they should spend much more time in proofreading.
I was born deaf. My parents didn’t even know until I had a check-up when I was a year old. I got a cochlear implant when I was two years old, and when I was four, I started at a mainstream kindergarten and then primary school.
In case you haven’t sorted all your presents for family and friends, here are 11 amazing fairs, markets and bazaars where you can find ALL these things (and more).
Surviving ready-to-wear fashion and jealous colleagues - cheongsam's evolution at Linva Tailor on Cochrane Street
Not only is cheongsam a Chinese fashion staple that’s been around since the 1920s, it also kept one shop in business for decades.
A former Disney animator, film director Tim Burton left the world of cute and cuddly behind, and delved into a much darker and quirkier world with his own movies