The 12-year-old researched which airlines allowed children his age to fly unaccompanied, and managed to leave the country unnoticed
This photo taken on June 25, 2008 shows Japanese fishermen cutting up a 10m-long bottlenose whale at the port in Wada in Minami-Boso, Chiba prefecture, east of Tokyo.
Tokyo’s chief negotiator at the International Whaling Commission attacks 'eco-imperialist’ countries who want a ’stupid’ ban on hunting
Riots left buildings in flames and stores looted.
Police Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in August this year, and the grand jury has decided Wilson need not be held accountable. This is what has happened since
A St Louis police car burns on Monday as police in riot gear prepare to clear the streets of people after an announcement that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted in the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
Riots broke out across the United States after a grand jury announced there would be no case brought against police officer Darren Wilson who shot and killed African-American teenager Michael Brown in August. There is a lot of dispute about what happened on that day.
Ngone Seck talks about how the riots have affected her.
Michael Brown, 18, was shot dead by a policeman on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri in the United States. His death sparked riots as black people highlighted the injustice of police actions. Brown was unarmed, his killer was white. As America waits, on edge, to hear if the policeman will be...
This year, International Men's Day highlights how to improve gender equality and recognise male role models in everyday life
It takes a lot of money to protect precious rhinos who are being killed for their horns which are sold to Asians believing in their medicinal purposes. Can a bold new idea save rhino lives?
A model of the landing module "Philae" is pictured at the ESA/ESOC (European Space Agency / European Space Operation Center) in Darmstadt, western Germany, on November 12, 2014.
On Wednesday, mankind finally made contact with a comet. The Rosetta spacecraft defied all odds and dropped its payload, a comet-sniffing probe named Philae, on a cold, speeding target more than 300 million miles from Earth.
Shailene Woodley (left) and Theo James star in Divergent. Woodley has been nominated for People's Choice awards for her role in the movie.
Rising Hollywood star Shailene Woodley - the face of Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars - topped big-screen nominations for the People’s Choice awards announced in the US on Tuesday with four nods.
A blind dolphin swims along the Indus river in the southern Pakistani city of Sukkur.
After thousands of years swimming the mighty Indus River the gentle, blind dolphin is under threat from a combination of uncontrolled fishing and damage to its habitat caused by man-made dams