Syrian artist gives new depths to paintings with calligraphy

An artist in Syria is using his architecture background to add a modern twist to his most favourite art: Arabic calligraphy. Read Article

Fans mark one year anniversary of basketball star Kobe Bryant's death

Fans of basketball star Kobe Bryant, who died one year ago along with his daughter and seven others when their helicopter crashed into a hillside… Read Article

Elephants take snowy romp in sun-kissed Arizona

While most of Reid Park Zoo's animals cosied up in warmth amid a rare snow flurry on Tuesday (January 26), the elephants of this Arizonian zoo… Read Article

A Dior tarot for uncertain times at Paris Haute Couture Week

Lavish golden dresses decked out in zodiac signs and tarot symbols provided some Christian Dior-infused mysticism for the start of Paris' Haute… Read Article

Dinosaur remains found in Argentina could be world's largest

Palaeontologists in Argentina have unearthed the fossilized remains of what could be the largest dinosaur to ever roam the planet some 98-million… Read Article

Designer Kim Jones presents Winter 2021 collection for French fashion house Dior

Kim Jones, the man at the helm of Dior, collaborated with artist Peter Doig on the latest collection from the French fashion house. Read Article

Earth losing ice faster today than in the mid-1990s, study suggests

Earth’s ice is melting faster today than in the mid-1990s, new research suggests, as climate change nudges global temperatures ever higher. Read Article

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully completes spacecraft deployment mission

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully completed a mission to deploy 143 spacecraft and satellites into orbit, after which the rocket returned… Read Article

Australians brace for possible future without Google

Australians are bracing for a possible future without Google amidst conflict between the federal government and Alphabet Inc's Google. Read Article

Chloe Kim soars to halfpipe win after two-year absence

2018 Olympic champion Chloe Kim of the United States rallied to claim her first FIS World Cup snowboarding halfpipe victory in nearly two years. Read Article

Brazilians hold vigil for anniversary of dam collapse that killed hundreds

Residents of the normally sleepy Brazilian town of Brumadinho turned out on the sreets for a vigil to remember the hundreds killed on the eve of the… Read Article

Video of baby panda clinging to zookeeper goes viral

A video of a baby giant panda clinging to a zookeeper's leg in South Korea has gone viral, with more than 4 million people viewing it on YouTube. Read Article

Russian patients practice Chinese martial art to recover from COVID

Russian medics in Moscow's hospital number 67 have applied breathing techniques from Chinese martial arts to help Covid-19 patients in recovery.… Read Article

Children of Incan nobles found entombed in Peru after 500 years

Tombs containing the remains of two children thought to have belonged to the Incan societal elite have been discovered by a group of experts in… Read Article

No way to hold Rio carnival in July, the city's mayor says

It will not be possible to host carnival celebrations in July, Rio de Janeiro's new mayor said on Thursday (January 21), as Brazil's second wave of… Read Article