Learn to yodel from the Swiss!Â
"Yodelayheeho," sang a group of men in round black hats and bright red waistcoats in the high mountains of the Swiss Alps, and this marks[...]
THEY WALK FOR HOURS
Students at the Jahaleen primary school are a special lot. They are extremely dedicated and will walk for hours across tough desert ground just to ge[...]
Â NICE & PEACEFUL
There is a land that is extremely cold and quiet. There are more penguins than people in this place. When temperatures plunge to -40 degrees Celsius in winter[...]
IT'S SOMETHING IN THE AIR
It's spring time in Japan. Pink and white cherry blossoms bloom and dazzle. Animals come out from hibernation and people start spending more time outdoor[...]
NO LONGER SILENT
Imagine trying to explain something to somebody who just could not understand you, no matter how many times you tried. You might feel frustrated, wouldn't you? Fo[...]
THE SEARCH CONTINUES
The desperate hunt goes on for the Malaysia Airlines jet that disappeared on March 8, 2014. Friends and relatives of the passengers on the ill-fated flight [...]
NOT GIVING UP YET
It has been three years since the March 2011 tsunami hit Japan and killed more than 18,000 people. More than 2,000 people who were washed away by huge waves ha[...]
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LIFE ON THE LAKE
In Cambodia, there is a lake that is inhabited not just by fish and other ma[...]
MEET THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN
Every winter in Japan, those planning to visit Mount Zao should be extra careful. They might run into huge snow monsters that are carried to Japan by[...]
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A WET WET WINTER
It's Britain's wettest winter in 250 years. Storms have been hitting Britain[...]
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SPEND YOUR VACATION ON THE MOON OR EVEN MARS!
Have you ever dreamed of going to the moon? Wel[...]
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A COOL EXCHANGE PROGRAM
In Mexico, there is a very special market called Mercado del Truequ[...]
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JAPAN'S 3D MENUS
In Japan, restaurants often don't have English menus. Instead, some of them [...]
USEFUL INFORMATION FOR THE SUMMER MONTHS
From December to February, it's winter in the Northern Hemisphere. In the Southern Hemisphere, however, countries such as Australia and [...]
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GIVE YOUR STUFFED TOYS A BREAK
Are your stuffed toys bored? If you are too busy or sick to ta[...]
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A RESCUE TEAM - FOR ANIMALS
This winter, Washingtonâ€™s wild animals have a new friend helping [...]
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SAYING THEIR FINAL GOODBYES
Nelson Mandela, a global icon of freedom and forgiveness, has bee[...]
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WHAT HEAVY SHOES YOU HAVE!
MORE THAN 400KG! That's the weight of Mr Zhang Fuxing's ironÂ sho[...]
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SAYING GOODBYE TO NELSON MANDELA
On December 5, 2013, South Africa lost the man many conside[...]
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CYCLISTS IN INDIA'S BIG TRAFFIC SQUEEZE
Have you ever been in a crowded place and felt really[...]
The Oscar-winning animator's new movie and retirement
"The Wind Rises" is Japanese animator Hayao Miyazakiâ€™s latest production.
It is also his farewell piece.
"The Wind Rises"[...]
Want to know about the oldest International sporting trophy? See this graphic based video to know more
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Singapore Haze: News read by a 7 year old
Â If you are a regular visitor to The Whiz Times, you probably know that we create a lot of videos for our young followers (and older ones[...]
The Oscar Awards 2013
We covered the Oscars in pictures the last year. Last year's theme for Oscar Awards was pictures. And this year, here's a quick short summary- [...]
A Video of fireworks on Chinese New Year in Beijing,
Did you read this story on Chinese New Year on The Whiz Times?
If you haven't still, we strongly suggest you do. Be[...]
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End of the World ? Myths busted with scientific theory.
If you are reading this after December 21, 2012, then you can breathe a sigh of relief!Â Why? Because thatâ€™s the date that,[...]
President Barack Obama re-elected!
Four more years!
U.S. President Barack Obama has won a tough political campaign to secure a second four-year term.
An elephant that can speak??
Youâ€™ve probably heard of birds who can talk, but what about an elephant that can speak Korean?
Yes, an elephant in a South Korean zoo has learnt [...]
QuvenzhanĂ© Wallis: Will she be the youngest
Oscar winner ever?
QuvenzhanĂ© (pronounced as â€śKwa-van-je-nayâ€ť) Wallis, a nine-year old actress of the hit movie â€śBeasts of the South[...]
In The Whiz News This Week for 1st week of August, here are the Week's highlights for The Whiz News for Kids, Parents, Families and Schools 1st Week of August 2012:
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