‘Tears of joy’: Milan’s La Scala opera house reopens to public

Milan's legendary La Scala opera house erupted into huge applause on Monday to hail a stirring performance at its triumphant reopening after six months...

Posthumous DMX album set for release May 28

A posthumous album from rapper DMX, who died last month, is set for release on May 28, its producer announced Monday. "EXODUS" will feature...

What a buzz: Saving Malaysia’s bees, one nest at a time

Placing his bare hands into a swarm of thousands of bees, a Malaysian man uses his fingers to gently guide some of them into...

Leopard on the loose: Escaped big cat sparks fear in China

One leopard remained at large in eastern China yesterday after escaping from a safari park with two of its fellow big cats, prompting fierce...

Coldplay beam new song into space in chat with French astronaut

Coldplay gave new meaning to the idea of a single launch, playing new song "Higher Power" for the first time during a video link-up...

Michael Jordan college jersey fetches $1.38 m at auction

A Michael Jordan game-worn jersey from his 1982-83 season at the University of North Carolina has sold for $1.38 million dollars at auction, Heritage...

The music festival refusing to bow to COVID

Pulsating crowds, booming open-air sound systems, megastars lapping up the adoration of thousands - music festivals are fast receding into distant memory thanks to...

Young W Africans write first French TV series

In a luxury villa on Lake Togo, ten young West African screenwriters are getting a rare chance to hone their skills and see their...

Cuba’s Chevy doctor keeping classic cars on the road

In Cuba, where American cars older than the average inhabitant are a common sight on city streets, Pablo Manso makes his living in a...

Inside the cut-throat battle to build K-pop’s next superstars

Thirty teenagers, thousands of hours of training, dozens of shattered dreams: it all comes to a head next week when the Blitzers will be...

The Royal Family lead tributes to Archie Mountbatten-Windsor

The Royal Family have led tributes to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's son on his second birthday. Using their official Twitter account, the...

Love letters and the tortured inheritance of the Little Prince

It was a romance that helped inspire one of the great works of 20th-century fiction and a bitter conflict between his heirs, but a...

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