TV adventurer and environmental activist Alison Teal, who has spent years paddling her surfboard in polluted waters, taking the plunge into Paris's river was the perfect way to promote her cause - to fight pollution and clean our oceans
Thousands of children in Eastern Ghouta, a region near Damascus besieged by the Syrian regime, were able to go back to school this week thanks to a decrease in the number of bombings in the region following a de-escalation agreement.
Scrambling up a ten-meter long pole as it glides over a pool of water might not be everyone's idea of fun, but watching the traditional Dutch sport of 'fierljeppen' certainly, keeps spectators entertained.
A school teacher took action into his own hands on Sunday to save a depressed girl from leaping off a 17-story building in Duyun City of southwest China's Guizhou Province.
NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh was interrupted at a campaign event in Brampton on Wednesday by a woman who accused the Sikh MPP of having ties to Muslim extremists.
A woman from Kanpur wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday, seeking permission to euthanise her ten-year-old son suffering from skin cancer.
Plus-size retailer Torrid made its New York Fashion Week debut on September 12 featuring 40 full-figured models.
Singapore gets its first female president, but the milestone is overshadowed by criticism that her selection is undemocratic after she is handed the job without a vote.
Consuelo Cordoba had turned to mercy killing to end her misery but the Pope changed her mind
The 20ft (6m) replica of the AT-AT (a combat vehicle in the movies) was constructed by 54-year-old Ian Mockett at his home in Northamptonshire.