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Bear warning issued for Fish Creek Park in south Calgary

Bear warning issued for Fish Creek Park in...

Calgary [Canada] August 18: Alberta Parks has issued a bear warning for Fish Creek Provincial Park, for the area south...

Mayor Jim Watson officially comes out as gay

Mayor Jim Watson officially comes out as gay

Ottawa [Canada] August 18: Just a day before Pride celebrations in Ottawa officially kick off, Ottawa's Mayor Jim Watson has...

Eataly cuts ties with disgraced chef Mario Batali

Eataly cuts ties with disgraced chef Mario Batali

New York (USA) August 18: Eataly has called in the check for Mario Batali.

Full moon casts a glow by Greece's Koroni castle

Full moon casts a glow by Greece's Koroni...

Athens (Greece) August 17: A full moon illuminated the waters by Greece's Koroni castle on August 15.

Montenegro's last lighthouse keeper says he still serves a function

Montenegro's last lighthouse keeper says he still serves...

Podgorica (Montenegro) August 17: Meet Stanko Stojanovic, Montenegro's last lighthouse keeper.

Nursing home residents with advanced dementia often face 'distressing' transfers, MDs find

Nursing home residents with advanced dementia often face...

Ottawa (Canada) August 17: If everyone was more aware of dementia, it could improve comfort in a loved one's dying...

Carnival cruise passenger in wheelchair rescued by 'selfless,' 'heroic' onlookers after falling from dock

Carnival cruise passenger in wheelchair rescued by 'selfless,'...

Virgin Islands (USA) August 17: Not all heroes wear capes.

NASA scientist blasts Hinge match who joked she was probably 'the receptionist'

NASA scientist blasts Hinge match who joked she...

Washington (USA) August 17: Watch it, buddy.

Starbucks Indonesia relaunches museum promotion

Starbucks Indonesia relaunches museum promotion

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 16: Welcoming Indonesia's Independence Day on Aug. 17, Starbucks Indonesia is relaunching its "Ayo ke Museum" (Let's...

08:06:06 - art and memories

08:06:06 - art and memories

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 16: "Memories can warm you up from the inside, but they also tear you apart," wrote Haruki...

A night at Wyndham Grand Yangon hotel

A night at Wyndham Grand Yangon hotel

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 16: Yangon is my hometown. The golden city, with its lush trees along Bo Aung Kyaw Street...

Monastic schools, a symbol of ancient education in Myanmar

Monastic schools, a symbol of ancient education in...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 16: Some tourists take time out of their busy schedule to visit a monastic school, even if...

Stone Cold Steve Austin gave a shout out to his Pakistani fans on 14 August

Stone Cold Steve Austin gave a shout out...

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 16: Fans of WWE in Pakistan, rejoice!

Did you catch Sahir Ali Bagga's tribute to the Pakistan Air Force?

Did you catch Sahir Ali Bagga's tribute to...

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 16: Sahir Ali Bagga just released a new track this 14 August and it's the perfect time.

Weekend grub: The food at Khaadi might even be better than the clothes

Weekend grub: The food at Khaadi might even...

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 16: If you're anything like me, you get hungry when you go shopping. Whether it's makkai during...

Grapefruit-size hailstone in Colorado breaks state record

Grapefruit-size hailstone in Colorado breaks state record

Colorado (UK) August 16: The sky wasn't falling, but it might have felt like it in Colorado this week.

UK woman suffers facial burns after eggs 'exploded' in her face: 'It felt like my skin was being ripped off'

UK woman suffers facial burns after eggs 'exploded'...

London (UK) August 16: A woman in the United Kingdom claims she suffered severe facial burns after eggs she cooked...

Ecotourism for ocean warriors: 5 places where travelers can help make a difference

Ecotourism for ocean warriors: 5 places where travelers...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 15: It's no secret that the world's oceans are struggling. Overfishing, damaging commercial fishing practices, an ever-growing...

Tirta Lie's Bakmi Festival to feature 25 halal, non-halal restaurants

Tirta Lie's Bakmi Festival to feature 25 halal,...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 15: The sixth edition of Tirta Lie's Bakmi Festival is slated to run from Aug. 16 to...

Shopee announces Cristiano Ronaldo as newest brand ambassador

Shopee announces Cristiano Ronaldo as newest brand ambassador

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 15: E-commerce platform Shopee announced a collaboration with Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo, who has become its...

Ambassadors' wives don 'kebaya' to celebrate Indonesia's Independence Day

Ambassadors' wives don 'kebaya' to celebrate Indonesia's Independence...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 15: Six wives of ambassadors from various countries, including Sabai Win, spouse of the Myanmarese ambassador to...

Who let the cats out? Cornwall moves to curb stray population

Who let the cats out? Cornwall moves to...

Ottawa (Canada) August 15: Cornwall city council has endorsed a proposed bylaw that would require cat owners in the eastern...

Videos show unsuspecting tourists slammed by wave at popular Instagram spot

Videos show unsuspecting tourists slammed by wave at...

Canberra (Australia) August 15: These tourists really got swept away by their Australian vacation.

Shark takes bite out of surfboard as Hawaii teen escapes attack by inches

Shark takes bite out of surfboard as Hawaii...

Hawaii (USA) August 15: A 16-year-old surfer was inches away from becoming the latest victim of a shark attack over...

Renee E. Tirado joins Gucci to lead global DE&I efforts

Renee E. Tirado joins Gucci to lead global...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 14: High-end fashion label Gucci announced in late July the appointment of Renee E. Tirado as the...

Indonesia's higher education: Staying relevant in Education 4.0 era

Indonesia's higher education: Staying relevant in Education 4.0...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 14: It's that time of our lives as parents when we take our kids to visit some...

Chick-fil-A CEO promised dad he'd uphold Christian values, stay closed on Sundays

Chick-fil-A CEO promised dad he'd uphold Christian values,...

Washington (USA) August 14: Chick-fil-A's CEO promised to carry on the Christian values of America's favorite restaurant long before he...