One passenger killed, 7 injured when engine fails on Southwest flight
Legislator “Long Hair” Leung Kwok-hung and 13 other pan-democratic lawmakers proposed a universal pension scheme and are holding a record marathon filibuster to extend parliamentary debate until next month.
London Grammar has been winning acclaim since they released their debut song Hey Now on YouTube in late 2012. Their popularity exploded a few months later with the release of their first EP, Metal & Dust, which made the top five on Australia's iTunes chart
Although it's summer, it's also Iceland, so students standing on Svinafellsjokull Glacier stay bundled up.
On the National Geographic Student Expedition to Iceland, students bathe in volcanic craters and geothermal pools, explore waterfalls, ride ponies, watch geysers explode and swim at a beach cluttered with icebergs.
If you've checked out Russian Red's latest album Agent Cooper, you're probably asking yourself one question: who are Michael P, Casper, and Alex T? Chris Lau talks to sultry singer Russian Red about living in Los Angeles, and just who the men in her new album are
Sand sculpture made by Indian sand artist Sudersan Pattnaik with a message of prayers for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 at Puri beach.
The hunt for answers to what happened to Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 continues as conflicting information and denials are throw in by the various countries involved in the incident and search efforts.
Strong voices in the debate (from left): Debora Spar, Allison Pearson, Zeinab Badawi, Helena Morrissey and Zhang Xin.
Tai tai or tycoon - should women really have to choose? That was the question four leading voices were invited to debate in celebration of International Women's Day. The event was organised by Intelligence Squared Asia, a forum for political, economic and cultural debate.
We all agree that media organisations should not take sides in their news reports. But often their ideas - both political and personal - are subtly expressed.
Holocaust survivor, Sara Atzmon, says she decided to express her "anger, despair and pain on canvas".
A Holocaust survivor depicts her memories in art, but it took a while to face her past
In the year 2000, world leaders announced a series of Millennium Development Goals. These were targets to help improve the lives of the underprivileged.
People are, by nature, greedy and selfish, and as a result, there is an inequality in the distribution of wealth. In the modern age, with our advanced technology and ample exploitation of natural resources, we should feel no need for greed, or the feeling of "grabbing as much as you can get".