Jessler Magbanua has been sculpting elaborate sand castles for tourist tips on the Philippine resort island of Boracay for years, but now that it is shut for clean-up he will have to switch to mixing cement.
Neon sign maker Wu Chi-kai is one of the last craftsmen of his kind in Hong Kong.
With a facade that looks more at home in a photoshopped picture of Paris than in the tropics, the Elysee sticks out like a sore thumb.
Prime ministers of France and Australia urge not to forget the horrors of World War I.
A little less than a month before her royal wedding to Britain’s Prince Harry, Meghan Markle has said “I do” – on television.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the South’s President Moon Jae-in have followed paths to power as radically different as their two countries, but they will come together at a summit in the Demilitarised Zone on Friday.
Symbolism will be the main course of a banquet at Friday’s inter-Korean summit, Seoul revealed yesterday, with a menu featuring Pyongyang’s signature dish and food from the home towns of the South’s leaders at previous meetings.
Kate, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a baby son yesterday, the couple’s third child who is fifth in line to the British throne.
Yara al-Hasbani was putting the finishing touches to her make-up for a performance of “Romeo and Juliet” in Damascus when she found out her father had been tortured to death.
Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Mini-Me in the “Austin Powers” movies, died Saturday. He was 49.
Thousands of fans gathered in Stockholm Saturday to remember Swedish star Avicii, one of the world’s most successful DJs who has died aged 28.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has given his young, stylish wife the title of First Lady in what analysts say is a major boost to her status ahead of back-to-back summits with South Korea and the United States.
The Khmer New Year or Choul Chnam Thmey, which means “Enter New Year”, marks the end of the harvest season. It’s the time for farmers to take a break and have some well-deserved leisure time.
Guadalupe Palacios stands out in her high school class in Mexico, and it is not just because of her gray hair, her deeply creased skin or her 96 years.
Barbara Bush cast herself as an enthralled spectator of her husband’s rise to the presidency, but once in the White House, it was America’s “First Grandmother” who stole the public’s heart.
The Riverside, being one of the most visited places in the capital, has been a witness of how and when restaurants, bars, hotels and massage parlors have sprouted along its strip.
At Ice Park on the fourth floor of Aeon Mall, Cambodia’s national figure skating team wrapped up the first ever national competition last weekend.
Hordes of tourists clamber across the white sand with selfie sticks as Thai park rangers wade into turquoise waters to direct boats charging into the cliff-ringed cove.
Trump, his predecessor Obama and British PM have not been invited to the wedding.
Thanks to the welcoming culture of Cambodia, other races regard the Kingdom as a great place to settle into.