What do you go shopping for?
Clothes? Food? Toys?
But did you know, you could buy an entire town!
Bargylia is an unusual town. This town in Turkey, which is a rare country[...]
Â All the children have to do is- have a dream and the willingness to play on!
Everyone loves to play and express themselves.
But for some, sports and extra-curricular[...]
They were like a shark or dolphin and lived 170 million years ago
Scotland has a new monster, and this time it is real, unlike the Loch Ness Monster, that has not really[...]
Cartoon Network launches new transformers series
A brand new series of form changing robots- Transformers is launched. The makers of the Transformers series, Hasbro Studios h[...]
The Fying snake was thought to be only living in Sri-Lanka
Chrysopelea Â taprobanica is the scientific name for the Sri Lankan Flying Snake. And this snake seems to be going places[...]
Crashed Air Asia flight blackboxes are recovered from under the sea.
Indonesian divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder from beneath the wreckage of an AirAsia [...]
Pharaoh Queen from 4500 years ago!
Working in Egyptâ€™s Abu Sir, an ancient kingdom near the countryâ€™s capital Cairo, Czech archaeologists have stumbled upon the tomb of a queen.
Think again, if you said 'White'!
The Taj Mahal was built in Agra, a city in northern India, under the orders of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Made of white marble, the Taj[...]
Â Are these tasty delights any healthier over decades?
Fast food has been around for a long time now. And many studies over the years have shown that fast food is not healthy. So,[...]
A little kindness came back in the form of a big reward for
him and other homeless people!
A little thought and a little kindness, said someone, areÂ often worth more t[...]
Â Amazing technical innovations in the world of cycling
Early human beings would have thought that a pair of wheels to move around was a smart idea. But the humble bicycle is getti[...]
Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar retired from cricket on 16 November 2013 after playing his 200th Test Match. By then, the man who made his Test cricket debut at the [...]
Cobra fights tiger!
On 27 December 2014, a caretaker at the zoo in Indore, one of the largest cities in Madhya Pradesh, India, found Rajan, a white tiger, lying in its e[...]
This deadly infection had batty origins?
2014 saw the largest-known outbreak of Ebola, a disease that left thousands of people dead and infecting people in several countries in[...]
Overweight? Doctors say, "Sleep more"
Feeling sleepy? Off to bed!
Research published in the Journal of Pediatrics shows that children who sleep less than their frien[...]
New combination drug brings relief for children
Malaria is a disease caused by an infected mosquito. The germ is carried by the female anopheles mosquito infected with the s[...]
A voice fades away
Kristine Cavanaugh, the voice of Babe, the pig, dies
On 22 December 2014, voice actor Christine Cavanaugh, who lent her voice to Babe, the pig, in the 1995 m[...]
Offices in this city bring in the new year in a unique way- they
throw out the old stuff. Literally!
Happy new year!
Each place has a different and unique way of ringing out [...]
What were the key events that had a huge impact on the
You had hundreds of stories, quizzes and videos to read, play and watch in 2014, telling you about the Wor[...]
AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing en route to
An AirAsia plane with 162 people on board went missing en route from Indonesia to Singapore Sunday morning.
Malaysia, Philippines, Italy battle with multiple disasters
This was a week full of disasters all over the world. Take a look at some of the disasters that troubled people in ma[...]
Fasten your seatbelts and prepare... to stay at home
Looking for that perfect gift for the aviation fan who has everything? One Japanese airline has the answer:[...]
It's a Hurrah! for all countries, as everyone makes a pledge to reduce global warming. What are the steps agreed upon?
About 11,000 experts from over 190 countries gathered in [...]
Itâ€™s Christmas time:but some children expect a different kind of santa!
Everyone knows about the story that Santa Claus keeps an eye on children all the year. On Christmas, he c[...]
Surprising and fun Disney Movie facts
1. The super famous Â song â€śPart of Your World,â€ť was almost removed from the movie The Little Mermaid. (Remember Ariel and her sea-cre[...]
British MP's Candy Crush Saga is not so sweet, after all!
London, United Kingdom
A British member of parliament (MP) was noticed playing the Candy Crush Saga children's game on h[...]
'Stuart Little' helps lost Hungarian painting come home
A long-lost painting has returned home to Hungary after nine decades thanks to a sharp-eyed art histor[...]
Hong Kong protest founders to 'surrender'
Hong Kong, China | Tuesday 12/2/2014
You know about the protests in Hong Kong that have been going on since more than 2 mon[...]
Ronaldo, Messi and Neuer shortlisted for world player of year
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer have been shortlisted as finalists for the World Player of the Year[...]
Chinese teachers on strike
Thousands of teachers have gone on strike in China.
The teachers are not in agreement with government over their salary and pension (money that they[...]
In Nicaragua, why are farmers catching tarantula spiders?
His corn and bean fields ravaged by drought, Nicaraguan farmer Leonel Sanchez Hernandez grudgingly found a new harvest: t[...]
Egypt court drops murder charge against Mubarak
An Egyptian court declared yesterday that ex-President Hosni Mubarak was not to be punished for deaths of protestors during a 2011 [...]
From Japan to Australia- World leaders work to create
opportunities and solve problems
Recession in Japan:
Chinese power couple:
A python smuggled from Vietnam to SwitzerlandÂ as a baby has been handed to a Swiss zoo after outgrowing the private home it has lived in for two decades.
Prince William recruits Angry Birds to protect wildlife
Britain's Prince William teamed up with the makers of Angry Birds to make a new game that will highlight the dangers of ill[...]
Â Use these tips for the most awesome school holidays
Hurray! School is over and the school holidays are here. What are your plans for these school holidays?Â
Are you [...]
A SPECIAL CHILDREN'S DAY QUIZ!
You know that different countries celebrate children's day at different times, Yes?
Today, November 14th, is when India celebrates it's Children'[...]
It's a space first. Philae lands on comet!
The European probe Philae has made the first-ever landing on a comet, to explore the origins of the Solar System, the European Space Age[...]
SWEET DREAMS EVERYBODY!
I am sure that everyone knows that having enough sleep is very important.
Here are at least two reasons.
One, sleeping better at night helps [...]
Party, music, events and speeches mark the 25th
anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall
You have read the story about the history and the fall of the Berlin wall. T[...]
Celebrations mark 25 years since the Berlin wall
There were lots of balloons, musical performances and other events in Germany this week. These were to mar[...]
A space chase that went on for 6 billion kilometres!
After a six billion-kilometre voyage through the Solar System, the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft is due to make h[...]
PARIS, November 5, 2014 -
Children under six be denied access to 3D films, computers and video games. Not only that, those up to 13 should have "moderate" access.
This is what a[...]
Frozen poop pills advised for patients
They take some other human's poop, freeze it, put it into capsules- and ask patients to eat it to cure them.
Winners get a prize for a trip to Japan!
Do you love parks and open spaces?
Most people do. And it is sometimes annoying to see people who do not care for the parks. Well, they[...]
Bill Gates donates hundreds of millions for eradication of
Bill Gates, the Founder of Microsoft turned philanthropist announced he will donate over $500 million to fight[...]
LOS ANGELES, October 31, 2014 (AFP) -
Virgin Galactic's first commercial spacecraft crashed Friday during a test flight over California.
This happened in the deser[...]
European countries say Russian intervention in elections in
Ukraine will not help the cause of peace
DONETSK, November 2, 2014 (AFP) -
Ukraine has announced elections to end [...]
10 people hospitalised after the killer bees attack
MANAGUA, November 2, 2014 -
Ten people were hospitalized in Nicaragua after being attacked by a swarm of killer bees disturb[...]
Human stomach developed in a lab
PARIS, October 29, 2014 - Scientists built the world's first "mini-stomachs" -- these are tiny clusters of human gastric tissue that could allow t[...]
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