Same-sex couples in Japan are awaiting the results of a debate in a Tokyo local assembly that may give them what their Western counterparts have long had: a chance to step out of the shadows.
03 Mar 2015 04:40
When it comes to hot restaurants and IPOs, it's hard to get any hotter than Shake Shack. The high-end burger joint, now publicly traded, has locations from Dubai to Moscow. But London is especially close to the heart of Shake Shack's CEO, Randy Garutti.
03 Mar 2015 02:44
The plain octagonal piece, tinted a milky blue, was created during the Southern Song Dynasty - which ruled southern China from 1127-1279 - and is just 20 centimetres tall.
02 Mar 2015 19:00
A new portrait of Britain's long-reigning Queen Elizabeth which will on the nation's coins was unveiled on Monday, and is set to reach her people's purses and pockets later this year.
02 Mar 2015 16:36
The livers, ovaries and skin, among other parts, of the puffer fish - also known as the blowfish or "fugu" in Japanese - contain toxins powerful enough to kill an adult, in the worst case scenario.