Smog in Beijing has now crossed into hazardous levels, barely two weeks after the clear skies witnessed during the APEC summit.
25 Nov 2014 22:21
One of the most valuable and coveted books in the world, the First Folio, has been discovered in the library of the town of Saint-Omer near Calais.
25 Nov 2014 20:58
Sambo, a 54-year-old female, had been a fixture at the Cambodian capital's Wat Phnom temple since 1980.
25 Nov 2014 05:58
The piano - on which Sam (Dooley Wilson) famously plays "As Time Goes By" at the request of his one-time love Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) - was among 200 items from Hollywood's golden age that went under the hammer at Bonham's in New York.
24 Nov 2014 20:08
The decision, announced at a press conference in Berlin, covers priceless paintings and sketches by Picasso, Monet, Chagall and other masters that were discovered by chance in 2012 in the Munich flat of Cornelius Gurlitt.