Mayweather vs. Pacquiao boxing match
Two champions of the boxing game: American Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Filipino Manny Pacquiao met in the ring on 2nd May 2015.
This boxing m[...]
Massive earthquake in Nepal
An earthquake with magnitude 7.8 occurred near KATHMANDU, Nepal on Apr 26, 2015.
The impact was so high that thousands of buildings suffered damages[...]
One of the most popular playwriters and authors of all time- William Shakespeare, was born today
Many admirers of William Shakespeare, who is known as one of the English greatest [...]
Robi is raring to go!
Japanese toy and entertainment company, Takara Tomy, has placed its humanoid robots at Robi Cafe in Tokyo, the capital of Japan. They call Robi humanoid beca[...]
Is that what you call a dog's life?
If money is a measure, some people really love their pets. Bella Mia, a Maltese Terrier, has been left a million-dollar estate that includes [...]
An essay on Lee Kuan Yew and creativity
You must have read about the passing away of Mr. Lee Kuan Yew- the founding Prime Minister of Singapore.
You might heard that he was a d[...]
Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, the founder of modern Singapore who was both feared for his strict governance and also admired for turning Singapore into one of the world's richest nati[...]
EvenÂ a geckoÂ on the wall would envy them!
On 14 January 2015, climbers Kevin Jorgeson, 30, and Tommy Caldwell, 36, who began the challenge on 27 December 2014, became the [...]
What's funny with the weather?
The weatherman has been the butt of jokes (something people usually make fun of) for as long as people have been forecasting the weather.
Coming soon...a computer screen that bends, just like paper
Your next computer may just have a screen that is flexible and paper-thin. Just imagine a computer screen that can bend[...]
Need new clothes but donâ€™t want to go shopping?
Need new clothes but not sure if the jeans you pick up online will fit?
Let this smart mirror enter your life to make online [...]
Celebrate Chinese New Year!
You might think New Year was a month ago when we celebrated the beginning of 2015.
Well, if you enjoyed the last New Year, youâ€™ll be pleased to know C[...]
The story of Valentine's Day:
Not all love and mush!
February 14 is Valentineâ€™s Day, the day you can give a flower or some cookies to your friends or family to show them they are[...]
What can you do with a balloon?
If it is really big and made in a special way, you could break records in flying distances!
Remember reading Jules Verne's, Around the World[...]
So, who IS Dippy the dinosaur?
Dippy the Dinosaur is a 85 foot (26 meter) plaster skeleton of a dinosaur that has been doing duty in London's Natural History Museum since 1905[...]
Â An air-terminal just for animals?
JFK, one of the worldâ€™s largest airports, will soon become the worldâ€™s first to have a terminal only for animals.
Unknown to and unseen by [...]
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[...]
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 [...]
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[...]
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:[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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