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Argentines Recall Maradona Goal Of The Century 35 Years On

It was 35 years ago today that Diego Maradona taught England to play, and the date did not go unnoticed in Argentina, where his...

Oscars 2021: Nomadland, Anthony Hopkins And Daniel Kaluuya Share Glory

Film drama Nomadland has scooped three Oscars including best picture, while British stars Sir Anthony Hopkins and Daniel Kaluuya have won acting awards. Nomadland's Chloé...

Morrissey Accuses Simpsons Of ‘Complete Ignorance’

Morrissey has accused The Simpsons of "hatred" and "complete ignorance" after he was parodied in a recent episode. In...

40 Years Later: Where Are The Singers From ABBA Today?

ABBA was a popular group consisted of two married couples, but with the collapse of their relationship, pop...

These People Are Europe’s Wealthiest, According To Forbes

The number of billionaires worldwide grew by 660 in 2020, according to the latest annual tally by Forbes magazine. There are...

Serbia’s Firefighters Auction Ronaldo’s Armband To Help Sick Boy

The Portugal captain’s armband which Cristiano Ronaldo angrily threw on the ground after his goal was incorrectly disallowed...

NFT Digital Artwork By Humanoid Robot Sophia Up For Auction

Robot artist Sophia, whose first artwork goes up for auction on Wednesday, says she draws inspiration for her...

Fascinating New Underwater Museum Off The Coast Of Cannes

He's the sculptor whose work gives you a certain sinking feeling. Jason deCaires Taylor is known for creating underwater...

Netflix Users Furious After Platform Announces Crackdown On Users Who Share Passwords

Netflix users are taking to social media to vent their rage following the streaming service's crackdown on password sharing.  Some...

Twin Births At ‘All Time’ Highs, Study Reveals

The first ever comprehensive study on twinning rates shows that poorer countries account for the vast majority of...

Beeple Digital Artwork Auctioned For A Record $69 Million

Christie's auction house in London had until now only sold physical works of art. Beeple's digital piece has...

British Family Sell Rare Drawing By Vincent Van Gogh

A British family has sold a Vincent Van Gogh drawing that was once looted by the Nazis for...

Popularity Of Harry And Meghan Plummets In UK After Oprah Interview

The popularity of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan has tumbled in Britain and has never been lower...

Bill Gates Roasted For Saying Rich Countries Should Eat ‘100% Synthetic Beef’

This is one step to tackle climate change discussed in the Microsoft founder’s new book ‘How to Avoid...

21 Of The Best Cars Arriving In 2021

With a new year comes a raft of new cars that will be hitting showrooms for the first...

Chinese New Year 2021: The Year of the Ox

Lunar New Year 2021 – the Year of the Ox – began on February 12 in Asia, February...

A Lost Wallet Returns From Antarctica After 53 Years

Meteorologist Paul Grisham lost his wallet while working in Antarctica 53 years ago. It was found and recently...

Spanish Mountaineer Trains For Himalayas In Tribute To Covid-19 Victims

Travel restrictions permitting, Carlos Soria hopes to go to Nepal in the spring to take on the 8,167-metre...

Australia World’s Best Golf Destination

It’s official: Australia is the best place on the planet to play golf. The host nation of the 2019...

There Is Water On The Moon

NASA has confirmed, for the first time, that there is water on the sunlit surface of the moon. The...

Buckingham Palace Launches It’s Own Brand Of Gin

Queen Elizabeth II‘s is famous for her passions, from horse riding to raising corgis; the monarch is also...

Paris Introduces Floating Movie Theatre With Socially Distant Boats

In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Paris has introduced the concept of a floating movie theatre....

10 Tips to Avoid Getting Sick in the Office

Like most people, you probably spend a majority of your weekdays at the office. With the constant interaction...

10 Signs of a Positive Workplace

Being part of a company that believes workplace wellness can mean the difference between a job you love...

10 Bad Luck Signs for Business

A favourable business environment isn’t the sole determinant of business success; businesses can thrive in bad economies, and...

Rod Stewart was our wedding singer

A couple whose dream Las Vegas wedding was almost ruined when Thomas Cook went bust were shocked when...

France

Louvre Museum Getting Into the Curated Luxury Cruise Business

The Louvre Museum is getting into the curated luxury cruise business, offering trips into history for $4,000 a...

China

Weifang International Kites Festival

The Weifang International Kites Festival is an annual event held in Weifang, in East China’s Shandong Province. The night...

Japan drives forward with plans for flying cars

Electric drones booked through smartphones pick people up from office rooftops. They shorten travel time by hours, reducing...

75th Venice Film Festival kicks off

The 75th annual Venice Film Festival kicked off on August 29 on the lagoon with a presentation of the juries who will decide the destinies of this year’s crop of cinema contenders

Turkish Oil Wrestling

Efficient Use Of Power And Body Balance

As Turkey’s national sport, oil wrestling can be traced all the way back to Greco-Roman times. Those who wrestle are highly regarded in the community, and training is mostly done through more wrestling instead of going to the gym. Participants all wear the same leather trousers, and oil themselves prior to the match

Majority Of Rich Hongkongers Are Planning To Live Beyond 100

Nearly six in 10 wealthy Hongkongers expect to live to the age of 100, making them the most...

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Most EU Countries Are Trailing The United States In Digitalisation

By 2020, 37% of European firms had still not adopted any advanced digital technology, compared with 27% in the...

Novak Đoković Arrives In Tokyo To Keep Golden Slam Dream Alive

The tennis star, 34, continues historic quest at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and takes part in a training...

New UK Scheme To Drive Trade With Developing Countries And Boost Jobs And Growth

Today, the UK Government has launched a consultation on new trading rules that will help countries out of poverty – and...

Cannes Film Festival: Titane Wins Top Palme d’Or prize

Titane - an outlandish film packed full of sex and violence - has won the top award at the...

Novak Djoković Confirms Tokyo Olympics Participation In Birthday Message To Young Fan

After grabbing hold of his sixth Wimbledon title, Novak Djoković was surprisingly uncertain if he'd make the trip to Tokyo...