Qantas Airways is launching a new route which looks set to be one of the longest in the world.
From Big Ben to The Shard, the Gherkin to the Walkie-Talkie, London’s skyline is full of iconic buildings.
The northern white rhino might be Earth’s most famous endangered species since the last male of the species died this week.
Vienna, Austria, has once again ranked as the best place for quality of life for the ninth year in a row, according to an annual ranking compiled by consulting firm Mercer.
SPONSORED CONTENT New ownership of the famed Peninsula Papagayo resort community in Costa Rica has announced that Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world’s leading luxury hospitality company, will assume management of a new collection of environmentally designed private villas and estate homes.
Spanning three bridges, two man-made islands and an underwater tunnel, China is on the verge of completing an engineering masterpiece.
“Mark my words: a combination airplane and motorcar is coming.
International Women’s Day will take place tomorrow.
Japan’s Shinmoedake volcano — located in a largely rural area some 616 miles from Tokyo on Japan’s southernmost main island of Kyushu — has erupted, sending smoke and ash into the sky.
Passports from Japan and Singapore are now the most powerful in the world, granting bearers access to 180 countries without travel visas.
The debate over US gun law fires up following each mass shooting — and this time is no different
As a sheet of white fell over the United Kingdom, people were told to brace for more yellow, amber and red weather.
Consumer goods giant Unilever is actually two companies.
Online property booking marketplace Airbnb is rolling out a new property tier system in a bid to attract the rich and famous.
A new so-called hypersonic jet could reduce journey times between Beijing and New York from 14 hours to just two.
Deutsche Bank UK is to give its employees an extra week of annual leave, having raised its holiday allowance from 25 to 30 days, in a bid to improve work-life balance.
A small Australian town has emerged from a spell of sweltering 30 degree Celsius heat with an impressive tan.
“Africa has long been regarded as the world’s Eden.
With the Chinese New Year just a few hours away, prepare to say goodbye to the fire rooster and hello to the earth dog.
Starting in April, Eurostar will be running direct trains from London to Amsterdam.
In a major new investment for London’s arts scene, a former cinema in Hackney has received an investment of £1.9m towards its transformation into a ‘socially-minded’ arts centre.
Thomas Cook has flown the first batch of British tourists out to Tunisia since the Foreign Office advised against all but essential visits in 2015 after two terror attacks.
Bermuda has become the first place in the world to walk back on gay marriage rights.
There are few events more closely associated with their home city than Rio De Janeiro’s Carnival, also known as Carnevale Di Rio.
Despite being met with protests on their arrival, North Korea’s famous Moranbong Band and Samjiyon art troupe are proving major ticket-sellers at the Winter Olympics.
In light of the October 2016 decision to expand London’s Heathrow Airport, a new public consultation is taking place.
With temperatures in the UK falling as low as -6 degrees during the early hours of Monday morning, parts of Britain battled through a night that was colder than Iceland’s capital Reykjavik, where temperatures tend to sit below freezing throughout the winter months.
The US Bank Stadium, the host of this year’s Super Bowl event, has a maximum capacity of 66,600.
For keen oceanographers out there, BBC’s Blue Planet II was a tour de force.
Who’s 131 years old, draws crowds of 40,000, infallibly predicts the weather, and is surrounded by a fan club who dress in top hats and tuxedos?