Her high heels clacking on marble tiles, a defiant Saudi woman turned heads and drew gasps as she strutted through a Riyadh mall – without a body-shrouding abaya.
Javier Bardem is deep in talks to play King Triton in The Little Mermaid – but the Spanish actor has already gone under the sea for his new ocean documentary premiering at the Toronto film festival.
Disney's Shanghai theme park is loosening a ban on outside food in the wake of a lawsuit, but the home of Mickey Mouse still won’t tolerate visitors taking in instant noodles or pungent foods such as durian.
The understated, modern facade of Leafmania makes it stand out in Tokyo’s Iriya district – one of the capital’s old shitamachi neighbourhoods.
Conservationists have successfully created two northern white rhino embryos in a key step towards pulling the species back from the brink of extinction, scientists in Italy said on Wednesday.
Beef-free burgers, egg-free omelettes and milk-free ice cream – meat and dairy alternatives have shot to the top of the menu, and producers are facing up to the challenges of going mainstream.
Call it a shock discovery: DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt.
About 40 “buried forests” have so far been discovered in Japan, forests that were buried in the ground due to such factors as volcanic eruptions.
Margaret Atwood released the much-anticipated sequel to her award-winning 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale on Tuesday, with The Testaments set to become a similar smash.
When you have just directed the biggest blockbuster movie of all time, you earn the clout to dictate terms with even the highest executives in Hollywood.