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Millions of dead fish on Vietnam's shores raise industrial pollution fears

The dead started washing up in April: miles and miles of fish, countless clams, the occasional whale. Government researchers eventually concluded that "toxic elements" were responsible for the die-off, which Vietnamese officials described as "unprecedented."<p>Now people are wondering whether the …


A view from space, in pictures - Telegraph

Paid dating with teenage students thriving in Japan

<b>Tokyo -</b> Japan must do more to stop child abuse, and especially the exploitation of young girls working in entertainment cafes across the country, according to a UN official.<p>This message comes as Japan records an increase in the number of exploitation cases reported from 2014.<p>In October, Maud de …

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …


I never expected Destiny to make me feel so very, very alone

I worry I don't have the time for <i>Destiny</i>. That's not a value judgement — I wish I had the time — but I have to make dinner with my wife, clean our house, train our puppy, see friends, work, and, when I'm not doing those things, play games. I adore games, but I have limited time to give to them. My …