“Avatar: The Way of Water” didn’t make quite as big of a splash as many assumed it would, but James Cameron’s big budget spectacle still helped breathe life into the box office this weekend. The sequel earned $134 million from..
Amid criticism of FIFA’s ban of alcohol in stadiums during the World Cup matches, many female fans have found the stadiums more welcoming than at home, according to The Times. Ellie Molloson, who campaigns to improve matchday experiences for..
The global population has reached 8 billion today, 15 November 2022, and India is projected to surpass China as the world’s most populous country in 2023, according to World Population Prospects 2022, released on World Population Day...
What’s special about this lunar eclipse? The last total lunar eclipse for three years will occur today, November 8, 2022, with the next occurring on March 14, 2025 — though we will continue to see partial and penumbral lunar eclipses dur..
Images of students wearing so-called “anti-cheating hats” during college exams have gone viral on social media in the Philippines, sparking amusement. Students at one college in Legazpi City were asked to wear headgear that would preve..
Amou Haji, who did not wash for more than half a century and was single, had avoided showering over fears of "getting sick". An Iranian man nicknamed the "dirtiest man in the world" for not taking a shower for decades has died ..
A woman of 26, whose family come from Iran, has become Sweden's youngest minister after being given the climate and environment portfolio. Romina Pourmokhtari, who was born in Stockholm, was until now head of the Liberal party's youth..
Saudi dentist and certified endurance swimmer, Dr Mariam Saleh Bin Laden, has made history this week by becoming the first Arab woman to swim across the Red Sea between Saudi Arabia and Egypt. According to Scoop Empire, the Saudi swimmer comp..
Qatar Airways is boosting its workforce by 10,000 to handle an influx of passengers flying into Doha for the soccer World Cup and in line with a broader post-pandemic expansion, the airline told Reuters. The Doha-based carrier is in the midst of a..