Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe met in the scenic Yamanashi prefecture at the foot of Mount Fuji, had a stroll and visited a factory manufacturing industrial robots. Abe later hosted Modi at his holiday home for a... read more
Harshali Vartak, a former insurance agent from Vasai, says few women attempt to scale peaks, and she wants to send a message to all Indian women to have courage and take to climbing without fear. read more
The woman told the police that when her baby was born, she became frightened that someone would find out after the infant cried, so she strangled her daughter with a towel, according to a report. read more
A 12-year-old female kangaroo suffered a severely injured foot when it was struck by bricks and concrete chunks on February 28 at the Fuzhou Zoo in Fujian province, China Central Television reported. read more
A combo photo shows designed manhole covers in different cities of Japan. Japan’s sewerage industry has found a way to clean up its dirty and smelly image with elaborately designed and colourful manhole covers of 12,000 local varieties nationwide – including of course, a Hello Kitty design. They represent an instant guide to a place featuring its history, folklore, or speciality goods.
YouTube on Wednesday punished one of its stars, American Logan Paul, over a video that showed a suicide victim in a forest near Mount Fuji -- by scrapping two projects and lowering his advertising profile. read more
In Salamanca, Spanish photographer José Suárez spent enough time amid Spain’s intellectuals. Pictured here is essayist and philosopher Miguel de Unamuno in 1934, as if almost contemplating the depth of the ocean from the headlands.