Yamaha warns musicians not to climb in instrument cases after Ghosn escape

Tokyo, Jan 14, 2020 - Yamaha Corporation, has warned people not to try and squeeze inside musical instrument cases after reports former Nissan Motor...

Could drinking green tea help you live longer?

Beijing, Jan 10, 2020 — A new large-scale Chinese study has found that drinking tea at least three times a week could increase your...

Commuters may get less sleep and exercise

Malmo, Jan 3, 2020 - People with full-time jobs who endure long commutes may be more likely to have sleep problems and sedentary lifestyles...

Exercising could be good for your brain’s gray matter, says new study

Berlin, Jan 4, 2020 -- If getting fit is one of your resolutions for the new year, then you might be improving your brain...

Burberry unveils its Chinese New Year 2020 campaign

Paris, Dec 31, 2019 - Burberry is seeing red this season, with its Chinese New Year 2020 campaign. The luxury fashion brand has unveiled its...

Cannabis use rising faster among depressed Americans

Regular cannabis use has risen more quickly among people with depression, and they’re less likely to perceive it as risky, compared with people who...

Put away phones at mealtimes and talk to each other, says pope

Vatican City, Dec 29, 2019 - Pope Francis on Sunday urged people to talk to each other at mealtimes instead of using their mobile...

One of Thailand’s last Chinese opera troupes lights up Bangkok

Bangkok, Dec 29, 2019 — An ancient world of swords, warriors and folklore roars to life on the darkened street, offering a momentary escape...

With Uighur comic, Japanese manga artist aims to highlight every day ‘suffering’

Tokyo, Dec 27, 2019 - A Japanese artist whose manga comics about a Uighur woman went viral wants to use the simple power of...

A Christmas journey from olive orchard to Nativity carving

BETHLEHEM, West Bank, December 24, 2019- As Christmas pilgrims pore over the intricately carved Nativity scenes in Bethlehem shop windows, few pause to consider...