Washington, May 15: Smithsonian, the world’s largest museum and research complex here, is launching a major crowdfunding campaign May 29 to support what it calls the world’s first exhibition on the visual history of yoga.
Madrid, May 14 (IANS/EFE) France invented glamour, but Coco Chanel conceived sophistication, and her legendary fashion house is celebrating its 100th birthday without suffering from the ravages of time.
Tel Aviv, May 13: Scientists in Israel have linked development of diabetes to stress at the workplace, made worse by low social support.
Mexico City, May 13 (IANS/EFE) More than 6,000 motorcycles, mostly Harley-Davidsons, roared through several downtown streets of the Mexican capital to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the founding of the legendary firm, which for some created an entire way of life.
Geneva, May 13 (IANS/EFE) An exclusive Audemars Piguet watch designed with the assistance of soccer star Leo Messi was auctioned for 65,500 euros ($85,000), all of which will go to the foundation created by the soccer star to aid underprivileged children in Argentina, Mexico and Spain.
Abu Dhabi, May 11 (IANS/WAM) Nine students from the Abu Dhabi Women’s College have returned from Tanzania following a successful trip to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, the world’s fourth highest mountain.
Kolkata, May 11: Fans of ace detective Feluda, created by legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray, can now enjoy an array of snacks and beverages named after characters in the series, courtesy a coffee shop themed on the novels.
Panaji, May 11: Encroachments, rapid erosion, garbage and over-exploitation had cast a dark shadow over the future of Baga beach, one of Goa’s best known and visited by thousands.
New Delhi, May 10: Gift her diamonds and designer wear for sure this Mother’s Day.