It is a brutal 600km gauntlet during which competitors face searing heat, wild seas, vicious predators, and the threat of kidnapping. Only one in 10 will finish.
In a tiny tent on a campsite in the hills outside Cannes, Christopher and Noe are wrestling with their tuxedos before heading off in the hope of hitting the festival’s celebrated red carpet.
AFTER eight epic years, 47 Emmys, oodles of hanky-panky and two dead dragons, Game of Thrones said an emotional goodbye on Sunday to devotees worldwide of one of the most popular shows in television history.
From ancient carvings and statues in magnificent temples, to popular folk legends, elephants have long been a part of Cambodia’s culture and traditions.
For more than a year after being moved to a Jordanian wildlife reserve from war-hit Syria, two bears, Loz and Sukkar, would cower whenever planes flew by, traumatised by past bombardments.
The traditional Chol Mlob ceremony celebrating a girl’s coming of age was once the norm in Cambodian culture.
Tired of the same old noodles? Drop by 41 Noodle Shop for a taste of something different. The small eatery only has five tables, but that doesn’t stop them from serving upwards of 300 customers each day.
DENVER on Wednesday became the first US city to decriminalise psychedelic mushrooms, as voters approved a ballot initiative by a razor thin margin.
THE Chinese giant salamander, the largest amphibian in the world, is not cute. Weighing as much as an adult human, it has slimy brown skin, a giant mouth curled to a gormless grin and puny, mistrustful eyes.
THE remains of the worst known Mediterranean migrant shipwreck, in which up to 900 people died, will be exhibited at the prestigious Venice Biennale art fair this week.