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Sinkhole swallows up man on motorbike in China
Sinkhole swallows up man on motorbike in China

  A motorcyclist was engrossed in his phone when he plunged metres down into a lar [ ... ]

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New 3D Printing technologies being developed in Korea
New 3D Printing technologies being developed in Korea

  The introduction of 3D printers was a technological breakthrough. One of the dr [ ... ]

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Indian blue dogs blamed on river pollution
Indian blue dogs blamed on river pollution

  Stray dogs on the outskirts of Mumbai have been turning blue after reportedl [ ... ]

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New A-Levels 'refreshed and relevant for today'
New A-Levels 'refreshed and relevant for today'

  AQA's Director of Research Alex Scharaschkin says new A-Levels are 'differen [ ... ]

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Taiwan suffers from nation-wide blackout
Taiwan suffers from nation-wide blackout

  People in Taiwan suffered from sweltering heat and scrambled around in the pit [ ... ]

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Train derails at Waterloo
Train derails at Waterloo

  Passenger trains at one of London's busiest stations have been cancelled for t [ ... ]

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World's fastest man Usain Bolt retires
World's fastest man Usain Bolt retires

  Eight-time Olympic medallist Usain Bolt took his 'lap of honour' at the World  [ ... ]

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Texas driver survives seven-storey plunge
Texas driver survives seven-storey plunge

  A woman was hospitalised after her car fell seven stories from an Austin par [ ... ]

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Donald Trump warns North Korea to 'be very, very nervous'
Donald Trump warns North Korea to 'be very, very nervous'

  Donald J. Trump has said that Kim Jong-un's government has "disrespected" Americ [ ... ]

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8-year-old boy is cured of rare brain tumour
8-year-old boy is cured of rare brain tumour

  A little boy has made an astounding recovery after donations poured in to fund an  [ ... ]

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French soldiers hit by vehicle in Paris in 'deliberate act"
French soldiers hit by vehicle in Paris in 'deliberate act

  Six people have been injured after a vehicle hit French soldiers in Paris in wha [ ... ]

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At least 19 dead, 247 injured in magnitude 6.5 earthquake in Sichuan
At least 19 dead, 247 injured in magnitude 6.5 earthquake in Sichuan

  Over in China, more than a dozen people have been killed... hundreds more in [ ... ]

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British model Chloe Ayling kidnapped to be sold as sex slave
British model Chloe Ayling kidnapped to be sold as sex slave

  20-year-old Chloe Ayling was allegedly kidnapped by human traffickers in Milan [ ... ]

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Lunar eclipse observed in Central Asia, parts of Europe
Lunar eclipse observed in Central Asia, parts of Europe

  Sky watchers across most parts of the world were treated to a partial lunar ecli [ ... ]

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Love beer? Now you can even bathe in it!
Love beer? Now you can even bathe in it!

  Forget bubble baths, how about beer baths? Iceland's first beer spa has recently [ ... ]

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Hiroshima survivor on N. Korea's nuclear threat
Hiroshima survivor on N. Korea's nuclear threat

  Japan remembers 72nd anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing a month after North Kore [ ... ]

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Special mid-summer evening stroll through 'Baek In-je House' in Bukchon Hanok Village
Special mid-summer evening stroll through 'Baek In-je House' in Bukchon Hanok Village

  For an evening stroll, you might want to check out Korea's traditional house villa [ ... ]

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Five baby cheetah cubs roll around with their mum
Five baby cheetah cubs roll around with their mum

  Prague Zoo said that its five cheetah cubs recently born at the park are doing w [ ... ]

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Comic Con Seoul 2017
Comic Con Seoul 2017

  It's hip to be square these days.   'International Cartoon and Animatio [ ... ]

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One of world's tallest buildings goes up in flames
One of world's tallest buildings goes up in flames

  Huge blaze engulfs residential building, the 86-storey 'Torch tower' in Dubai. [ ... ]

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Lightning strikes plane wing; electrocutes man
Lightning strikes plane wing; electrocutes man

  Austin Dunn was seriously injured working at a Florida airport when lightning  [ ... ]

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A group of Welsh priests are mistaken for a stag party
A group of Welsh priests are mistaken for a stag party

  A group of priests went to their local pub in Cardiff, only to be turned awa [ ... ]

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Explosion blows up school in Minneapolis
Explosion blows up school in Minneapolis

  One school staff member has been found dead and another is missing follo [ ... ]

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China holds missile drills aimed at destroying THAAD system: NHK
China holds missile drills aimed at destroying THAAD system: NHK

  China has reportedly been carrying out missile tests designed to destroy the THA [ ... ]

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Bitcoin value to fall by 50%?
Bitcoin value to fall by 50%?

  Bitcoin investors are feeling anxious after devolopers announced an update to th [ ... ]

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Huge python found in the office
Huge python found in the office

  A sneaky snake believed to be a carpet python slithered into the offices of  [ ... ]

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101year old Skydiver enters Guiness World Records
101year old Skydiver enters Guiness World Records

  101-year-old D-Day veteran and skydiver Verdun Hayes has been presented with h [ ... ]

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North Korea claim 'missile can reach all of U.S.'
North Korea claim 'missile can reach all of U.S.'

  At a second intercontinental ballistic missile test, North Korea leader Kim  [ ... ]

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U.S. Federal Reserve keeps benchmark interest rates unchanged
U.S. Federal Reserve keeps benchmark interest rates unchanged

  Turning overseas,... the U.S. Federal Reserve kept its rates steady,... but  [ ... ]

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Pakistan PM resigns after Panama Papers corruption
Pakistan PM resigns after Panama Papers corruption

  Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns after being disqualified from s [ ... ]

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Professor finds alcohol prevents diabetes in new study
Professor finds alcohol prevents diabetes in new study

  Professor Janne Tolstrup explains the University of Southern Denmark's findings  [ ... ]

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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest man, briefly
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest man, briefly

  The founder and CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos became the world's richest man on Thu [ ... ]

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Russia and China hold join maritime drills in Baltic Sea
Russia and China hold join maritime drills in Baltic Sea

  Russia and China are holding a joint maritime exercise in the Baltic Sea,... whe [ ... ]

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Trump feels transgender ban is 'best' for military
Trump feels transgender ban is 'best' for military

  White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has defended Donald Trump's [ ... ]

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Song JoongKi's Battleship Island opens; wife-to-be Song Hyekyo not featured
Song JoongKi's Battleship Island opens; wife-to-be Song Hyekyo not featured

  Today is the opening day for "Battleship Island", a movie based on the true story  [ ... ]

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Alton Towers 'Oblivion' rollercoaster stops mid-air
Alton Towers 'Oblivion' rollercoaster stops mid-air

  Amateur video shows an emergency evacuation of passengers who were stranded  [ ... ]

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Leap of Death?
Leap of Death?

  Fearless competitors line up to plunge head first into a deep river.   R [ ... ]

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U.S. launches 100,000-ton aircraft carrier
U.S. launches 100,000-ton aircraft carrier

  The United States has commissioned one of its most advanced aircraft carriers to [ ... ]

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Seoul flooded
Seoul flooded

  The rainy season is almost over in Korea,... but it seems to have saved the wo [ ... ]

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European Central Bank holds rates steady, but hints at possible stimulus easing in fall
European Central Bank holds rates steady, but hints at possible stimulus easing in fall

  The European Central Bank has once again frozen rates at zero-percent... and left  [ ... ]

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Mr Kim Jong-un is not crazy says U.S. intelligence chief
Mr Kim Jong-un is not crazy says U.S. intelligence chief

  North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is a very unusual person, but is not crazy. & [ ... ]

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Beached whale on the bank of the Seine
Beached whale on the bank of the Seine

  North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is a very unusual person, but is not crazy. & [ ... ]

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U.S. to ban Americans traveling to N. Korea due to 'serious risk of arrest'
U.S. to ban Americans traveling to N. Korea due to 'serious risk of arrest'

  The United States has come down hard on North Korea,... setting the ball in moti [ ... ]

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Three New Zealand cities declare state of emergency
Three New Zealand cities declare state of emergency

  Hundreds of people have been forced to flee their homes in New Zealand after a [ ... ]

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Getting muddy at the 2017 Boryeong Mud Festival
Getting muddy at the 2017 Boryeong Mud Festival

  If you're looking to cool off from the summer heat, the 20th Boryeong Mud Fest [ ... ]

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RIP Chester Bennington: Linkin Park singer dies aged 41
RIP Chester Bennington: Linkin Park singer dies aged 41

  "Heartbroken" and "shocked" bandmates have been paying tribute to Linkin Park sing [ ... ]

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2yr old Princess Charlotte gives first diplomatic handshake
2yr old Princess Charlotte gives first diplomatic handshake

  Two-year-old Princess Charlotte stole the show in Berlin after shaking hands wit [ ... ]

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Printing Fashion in 3D
Printing Fashion in 3D

  An exciting future is on the horizon and it's about one fast-changing technolo [ ... ]

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Small plane crashes into golf course killing two
Small plane crashes into golf course killing two

  A small plane crashed into a golf course in Arizona, killing two people.   [ ... ]

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85-million-year-old dinosaur footprints found in Morocco
85-million-year-old dinosaur footprints found in Morocco

  Dinosaur footprints from 85 million years ago have been revealed on a Moroccan bea [ ... ]

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Speeding SUV crashes into roof
Speeding SUV crashes into roof

  Amazing footage shows a sport utility vehicle lodged in the roof of a house  [ ... ]

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AI semiconductors used to develop new face recognition device
AI semiconductors used to develop new face recognition device

  Korean researchers have made use of artificial intelligence to develop a new f [ ... ]

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Watch as babies as young as three months stand up!
Watch as babies as young as three months stand up!

  An Icelandic developmental therapist is helping babies less than four months old to  [ ... ]

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Massive fight breaks out in Taiwanese parliament
Massive fight breaks out in Taiwanese parliament

  The Taiwanese parliament descends into chaos for a second day as scuffles break  [ ... ]

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One arrest after spate of acid attacks in London
One arrest after spate of acid attacks in London

  Two men on a moped carried out five acid attacks during a spree across Londo [ ... ]

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Trump tells French First Lady she's in 'good shape'
Trump tells French First Lady she's in 'good shape'

  US President Donald Trump is overheard telling French First Lady Brigitte Macron t [ ... ]

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Drowning elephant stranded at sea is saved by divers
Drowning elephant stranded at sea is saved by divers

  Astonishing sight of an elephant being rescued off the coast of Sri Lanka. &nb [ ... ]

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Psy's Gangnam Style loses YouTube crown
Psy's Gangnam Style loses YouTube crown

  It feels like yesterday when the world was dancing to the tune of the 2012 hit s [ ... ]

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Trillion-tonne iceberg breaks away from Antarctic ice shelf
Trillion-tonne iceberg breaks away from Antarctic ice shelf

  A 5,800 sq km iceberg breaks away from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctic [ ... ]

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Three cups of coffee a day may help prolong life: Studies
Three cups of coffee a day may help prolong life: Studies

  Coffee has rarely been associated with health benefits. But a new study chall [ ... ]

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Crowds in Hong Kong line up to see China’s first aircraft carrier
Crowds in Hong Kong line up to see China’s first aircraft carrier

  Hundreds of ticket-holders gathered at the port in Hong Kong over the weekend to b [ ... ]

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Iraqi troops celebrate the liberation of Mosul
Iraqi troops celebrate the liberation of Mosul

  The Iraqi Prime Minister travelled to Mosul to congratulate troops on their succ [ ... ]

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WWII bunker turned into museum
WWII bunker turned into museum

  The 'Tirpitz' bunker was built as part of Hitler's 'Atlantic Wall.' Danish arc [ ... ]

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72,000 kilos of ivory seized in Hong Kong
72,000 kilos of ivory seized in Hong Kong

  Hong Kong customs seized $9million worth of elephant tusks this week, their bi [ ... ]

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Two Americans gored in Spanish bullrunning
Two Americans gored in Spanish bullrunning

  Three people are in hospital after being gored by bulls at the San Fermin Fiesta i [ ... ]

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Artist creates sculptures from old car parts
Artist creates sculptures from old car parts

  An Iranian man who used to service cars has turned his knowledge of metal work int [ ... ]

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Microsoft to lay off thousands staff globally amid restructuring
Microsoft to lay off thousands staff globally amid restructuring

  Microsoft is laying off thousands of workers in its sales and marketing department [ ... ]

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Tigers & Coati love their roman ice-creams
Tigers & Coati love their roman ice-creams

  Animals at a zoo in Rome are given ice treats to help them cope with high summer t [ ... ]

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Xi and Merkel meet pandas at Berlin zoo
Xi and Merkel meet pandas at Berlin zoo

  German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping have visited Berl [ ... ]

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You won't believe how many hot dogs the world champion eats
You won't believe how many hot dogs the world champion eats

  Joey "Jaws" Chestnut has beaten his own world record to take a 10th title at the a [ ... ]

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90mph winds batter Japan as Typhoon Nanmadol makes landfall
90mph winds batter Japan as Typhoon Nanmadol makes landfall

  Strong winds and heavy rain batter Japan as the season's third typhoon makes lan [ ... ]

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Former U.S. President Obama arrives in Seoul for his first visit since leaving office
Former U.S. President Obama arrives in Seoul for his first visit since leaving office

  Former U.S. President Barack Obama is in Seoul to attend a forum and meet with for [ ... ]

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Two endangered baby rhinos are welcomed into the world
Two endangered baby rhinos are welcomed into the world

  CCTV captures the incredible births of two Eastern black rhinos, born within one w [ ... ]

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Hong Kong marks 20th anniversary since British handover to China
Hong Kong marks 20th anniversary since British handover to China

  China's flag was raised over Hong Kong as the city marked two decades since the  [ ... ]

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Incredible robotic arm turns Russian into action man
Incredible robotic arm turns Russian into action man

  A man born without a hand has finally been given a robotic hand with which to purs [ ... ]

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U.S. approves $1.4 bil. arms sale to Taiwan
U.S. approves $1.4 bil. arms sale to Taiwan

  The U.S. State Department plans to sell about one-point-four billion dollars-worth [ ... ]

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Lionel Messi marries long term partner Antonella Roccuzzo
Lionel Messi marries long term partner Antonella Roccuzzo

  Argentinian foootballer Lionel Messi has married his long term partner Anton [ ... ]

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UK man jailed for hitting Muslim with bacon
UK man jailed for hitting Muslim with bacon

  A British man has been jailed for six months for hitting a Muslim teen with a sl [ ... ]

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Groceries that deliver themselves to your door
Groceries that deliver themselves to your door

  The UK's first ever driverless supermarket delivery service is being tested by Oca [ ... ]

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Song JoongKi's The Battleship Island to be released worldwide in August
Song JoongKi's The Battleship Island to be released worldwide in August

  Director Ryoo Seung-wan's "The Battleship Island" will make its international debu [ ... ]

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Helicopter attacks Venezuela's Supreme Court
Helicopter attacks Venezuela's Supreme Court

  Venezuela's Supreme Court has been attacked by grenades dropped from a helicopter  [ ... ]

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Picasso paints her mistress; now on sale
Picasso paints her mistress; now on sale

  A never-before-seen at auction painting by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso goes under [ ... ]

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Companies worldwide hit by Petya virus; another ransomware
Companies worldwide hit by Petya virus; another ransomware

  Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major r [ ... ]

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Man survives hit by bus
Man survives hit by bus

  Watch the astonishing moment pedestrian Simon Smith is hit by a bus in Reading - b [ ... ]

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Galaxy S8 Plus has best performing battery: U.S. Consumer Reports
Galaxy S8 Plus has best performing battery: U.S. Consumer Reports

  A new report rates Samsung's Galaxy S8 Plus as having the best-performing battery  [ ... ]

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Ballet Goes Mainstream
Ballet Goes Mainstream

  Once considered an elitist form of performance art, ballet now appeals to a wider  [ ... ]

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Tourist boat sinks in Colombia leaving at least nine dead
Tourist boat sinks in Colombia leaving at least nine dead

  Dramatic video shows a tourist boat carrying around 170 passengers as it sinks on  [ ... ]

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Over 130 killed by overturned tanker fire
Over 130 killed by overturned tanker fire

  Over 130 killed by overturned tanker fire in Pakistan as villagers flock to the sc [ ... ]

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Landslide in China buries hundreds
Landslide in China buries hundreds

  Landslide in the Chinese village of Xinmo buries hundreds of people.   R [ ... ]

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Johnny Depp jokes about killing Trump?
Johnny Depp jokes about killing Trump?

  Johnny Depp jokes about assassinating President Donald Trump during a speech at mu [ ... ]

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Policeman dance-off with kids in Belfast
Policeman dance-off with kids in Belfast

  A policeman was caught on camera busting some dance moves with Ajendance Dance Com [ ... ]

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Revellers at Stonehenge for the summer solstice
Revellers at Stonehenge for the summer solstice

  Approximately 13,000 people gathered to celebrate the Summer Solstice at Stoneheng [ ... ]

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International Yoga Day celebrated all over the world
International Yoga Day celebrated all over the world

  Millions around the world have been celebrating international yoga day.    [ ... ]

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Alligator bites man's hand as he wrestles it to the ground
Alligator bites man's hand as he wrestles it to the ground

  A 10-foot alligator threatening a farm in East Texas takes on a wrangler who tries [ ... ]

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Huge haul of Nazi artefacts found in Argentina
Huge haul of Nazi artefacts found in Argentina

  Argentine authorities believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artef [ ... ]

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Otto Warmbier, American student released by North Korea, dies
Otto Warmbier, American student released by North Korea, dies

  We start with shocking news that Otto Warmbier, the American student who was rel [ ... ]

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Brexit negotiations begin in Brussels
Brexit negotiations begin in Brussels

  Brexit Secretary David Davis has met with the EU's negotiator Michel Barnier in  [ ... ]

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Van hits Muslim worshippers in 'terror attack'
Van hits Muslim worshippers in 'terror attack'

  A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London, killing one man and in [ ... ]

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Glowing Fish: Small creatures play big roles in animal experimentation
Glowing Fish: Small creatures play big roles in animal experimentation

  And now we'll take a look at a couple of fascinating creatures that Korean scienti [ ... ]

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Grenfell Tower fire: Protesters march through central London
Grenfell Tower fire: Protesters march through central London

  Aerial footage shows protesters marching through London demanding 'justice' for th [ ... ]

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AIIB annual meeting wraps up
AIIB annual meeting wraps up

  The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has wrapped up its second annual meetin [ ... ]

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7 sailors missing after USS Fitzgerald collides with merchant ship off Japan
7 sailors missing after USS Fitzgerald collides with merchant ship off Japan

  A U.S. warship has suffered a collision at sea. The guided missile cruiser -- the [ ... ]

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Netflix changing movie industry paradigm
Netflix changing movie industry paradigm

  Now to an interesting story about the upcoming Netflix movie 'Okja.' A debate is  [ ... ]

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North Korea warmly welcomes NBA star Dennis Rodman
North Korea warmly welcomes NBA star Dennis Rodman

  Retired US basketball star returns to Pyongyang with a copy of Donald Trump's bo [ ... ]

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U.S. Fed raises benchmark interest rate for third consecutive quarter
U.S. Fed raises benchmark interest rate for third consecutive quarter

  In a widely anticipated move,... the Federal Reserve has announced its second rate [ ... ]

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Seoul Int'l Book Fair kicks off in southern Seoul for 5-day run
Seoul Int'l Book Fair kicks off in southern Seoul for 5-day run

  Book readership among Koreans has been steadily declining in recent years. As p [ ... ]

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17 confirmed dead in Grenfell Tower fire
17 confirmed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

  Met Police and Fire Brigade confirm 17 people have died in the Grenfell Tower bl [ ... ]

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Several people dead after blaze at London tower block
Several people dead after blaze at London tower block

  Residents who escaped the fire at the Grenfell Tower in north Kensington, London h [ ... ]

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North Korea releases American student Otto Warmbie
North Korea releases American student Otto Warmbie

  An American student detained in North Korea since 2016... has been released... and [ ... ]

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Korean Coffee winning hearts & taste buds
Korean Coffee winning hearts & taste buds

  The coffee market in Korea is seeing two distinctive trends - a price polarization [ ... ]

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Plane makes emergency landing in Australia
Plane makes emergency landing in Australia

  Passengers on China Eastern flight recall moment plane made emergency landing af [ ... ]

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Melania Trump finally moves into the White House
Melania Trump finally moves into the White House

  Melania and Barron Trump have finally moved into the White House, five months af [ ... ]

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Torrential rain hits China's Nanjing, worst rain in 112 years
Torrential rain hits China's Nanjing, worst rain in 112 years

  Torrential rain has drenched China's central region since Saturday, causing road [ ... ]

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E-biking wave in Korea
E-biking wave in Korea

  Bikes are more than just a good way to break a sweat..., for some, it's the main m [ ... ]

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Richard Hammond escapes injury in fiery car crash
Richard Hammond escapes injury in fiery car crash

  This amateur footage caught the moment TV Presenter Richard Hammond crashed an ele [ ... ]

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Electric car rally held to help fight global warming
Electric car rally held to help fight global warming

  A near 1000-mile drive using only electric cars is being held this week to raise a [ ... ]

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Seoul city offers lineup of festivals to enjoy in June
Seoul city offers lineup of festivals to enjoy in June

  Summer is in full swing, which means a host of exciting events await visitors. &n [ ... ]

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Theresa May confirms she will form minority government with DUP
Theresa May confirms she will form minority government with DUP

  Following her meeting with the Queen, Theresa May confirms she will form a minorit [ ... ]

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Comey recorded meeting with Trump
Comey recorded meeting with Trump

  Former FBI Director James Comey says President Trump's request to drop the investi [ ... ]

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London attack: Three more arrests in East London
London attack: Three more arrests in East London

  The police carried out a further three arrests in Ilford, East London. Taking the  [ ... ]

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