Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses with the certificate of the world's oldest woman, which was presented to her by Guinness World Records Japan Country Manager Erika Ogawa, unseen, at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. (AP)
VANCOUVER, British Columbia: Actor Ryan Reynolds was the victim of a hit-and-run in a hotel parking lot, his publicist and Vancouver police said Sunday.
RIYADH: No one would mistake the scene for Cannes. The towers from oil refineries dotted the horizon instead of the masts of mega-yachts.
BERLIN: Germany’s most famous writer, Gunter Grass, best known for his 1959 novel “The Tin Drum” but whose reputation was tarnished by his admission he had served in Hitler’s Waffen SS, died Monday ag
JERUSALEM: Israeli paparazzi are in hot pursuit trying to catch up with the Kardashians — and rapper Kanye West.
LOS ANGELES: Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow will attempt to survive on just $29 food stamp budget for a week.
LOS ANGELES: Singer Justin Timberlake and his actress wife Jessica Biel welcomed their first child into the world on Saturday, a boy named Silas Randall.
DUBAI: Move over, Cairo, Beirut and Casablanca.
SAO PAULO: Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, who is retiring from the catwalk next week after a two-decade-long career, said in an interview out Saturday that she’s quitting after her body “asked
DOHA: In a dusty corner of Qatar’s booming capital, a sign outside a modest restaurant popular with migrant laborers reads: “If you are hungry and have no money, eat for free!!!“
MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was honored with the Global Icon of the year title at Times Now ICICI NRI of the Year Award function in Mumbai on Friday.
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