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  1. Bull and cock fighting have been popular activities in Peru since the Spanish colonization

    Thousands march in Peru in support of bull, cock fighting

    Around 10,000 people demonstrated in support of bull and cock fighting in Lima on Friday ahead of a supreme court decision on their future.
  2. hot weather dry grass Singapore

    Commentary: Rising temperatures, fires and floods highlight importance of understanding climate extremes

    The day-to-day impact of climate change on our lives are felt through extreme or abnormal weather events, says Adam Switzer from the Asian School ...
  3. Director-General of the WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

    Commentary: Stop calling COVID-19 the 'Wuhan coronavirus'

    Past epidemics underscore the social and public health consequences of how people talk about a disease’s origins, says Mari Webel at the ...
  4. An ancient sarcophagus believed to be dedicated to Romulus, the founder of Rome, is seen in the Rom

    Archaeologists unveil possible shrine to Rome's first king

    Archaeologists said on Friday they had discovered an ancient cenotaph that almost certainly commemorated the legendary founder of Rome, Romulus, ...
  5. A profile view of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Gaido taken during a meeting with union

    Venezuela's Guaido calls anti-Maduro rally for March 10

    Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido on Friday called a demonstration in a bid to reignite the protest movement he hopes will force President ...
  6. The jury listen to testimony being read back during deliberations in film producer Harvey Weinstein

    Weinstein jury suggests hung on predatory sexual assault counts

    Jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against Harvey Weinstein asked the judge presiding over the case whether they could be hung on two ...
  7. US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands ahead a meeting in

    Trump, Russia issue denials as new meddling charges hit US election

    Donald Trump and Russia on Friday both angrily dismissed US intelligence's account that Moscow is meddling in this year's election as Democrats ...
  8. A medical staff wears protective gear at a new section specialised in receiving any person who may

    'Traumatized' Africans stranded by coronavirus plead to be brought home

    When Margaret Ntale Namusisi's three daughters called her in Uganda to say they were being quarantined at their university in Wuhan, China, ...
  9. Internally displaced child looks out from a tent in Azaz

    UN says it fears 'bloodbath' in northwest Syria fighting

    The United Nations warned on Friday that fighting in northwest Syria could "end in a bloodbath" and called again for a ceasefire, while Moscow ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Colorado Springs

    Trump says he is eyeing four candidates for intelligence chief

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said on Twitter that four candidates are under consideration for the job of U.S. intelligence chief and that ...