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)
MILAN: He may be a Swinging Sixties icon, but British photographer David Bailey up close is a wise-cracking crank who shrugs off his immense success as one of the world’s most famous celebrity photogr
ISTANBUL: Yasar Kemal, one of Turkey’s most prominent writers and a nominee for the Nobel Literature award, has died aged 92, state media said Saturday.
LOS ANGELES: Lupita Nyong’o’s pearl-decorated dress Oscars dress, that went missing from her room at the London West Hollywood hotel, has been returned to the hotel and you may not want to miss the re
KORIYAMA, Japan: Britain’s Prince William is spending the latter half of his four-day stay in Japan, starting Saturday, in the country’s tsunami-ravaged northeast, a visit certain to draw global atten
MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor on Friday tested H1N1 virus positive after she was admitted into Sterling Hospital in Rajkot.
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama on Friday paid tribute to late “Star Trek” actor Leonard Nimoy, lauding his portrayal of the logical Mr.Spock as well as his contributions to the arts and science
LOS ANGELES: Kelly Osbourne is exiting “Fashion Police,” days after complaining about co-host Giuliana Rancic’s comments on Zendaya’s dreadlocks.
LOS ANGELES: A dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong’o’s hotel room earlier this week has been recovered, a sheriff’s official said Friday.
MEXICO CITY: A young Mexican’s fascination with Harry Potter has grown into the world’s biggest private collection of toys, books, clothes and other items related to author J.K.
MANILA, Philippines: Seventy years have not dulled the memories of survivors of the monthlong Battle of Manila.
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