A record 17,000 people have joined the latest in a string of demonstrations against Islam in Dresden, eastern Germany, celebrating the rise of their far-right populist movement by singing Christmas carols.
BEIJING — President Obama announced a new plan Monday to extend Chinese student visas to five years and business and tourist visas to 10 years, saying the move will boost jobs in the United States. The
You may think you have a good sense of exactly how big Earth is compared to the other planets in our solar system. But clever new illustrations by John Brady, founder of the website Astronomy Central,
The risks facing China's economy are not "scary", President Xi Jinping has told global business leaders. In a speech to chief executives ahead of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit he
Presented bySophie RaworthBroadcaster How we remember Each year, on 11 November, the country falls silent to commemorate our war dead. This ritual, and the ceremonies and symbols that accompany it, have
As a biopic on famed physicist Stephen Hawking nears release, here's a look at 7 flicks that clicked. Famed physicist Stephen Hawking is the focus of a new biopic that opens Friday in U.S. theaters, but
Awash in reminders of Germany's tragic past, the city is reinventing itself with a "good karma" vibe. The night of November 9 marks the 25th anniversary of one of the great turning points of modern history—the
Sir Lancelot Oliphant photographed by Bassano in July 1939 Hindsight can be cruel. In 1932, amid a global economic slump, the impoverished Saudis came to London looking for a loan. They also had an offer: