Around 140 men were detained following a Monday raid by local law enforcement officers on a gay bar near Jakarta, Indonesia.
A woman who for decades wore what she thought was a piece of costume jewelry will reap a large windfall after the outsized stone in the ring was found to be a real diamond.
The state of California will begin the rollout of an earthquake early warning system in the spring of 2018, according to statements made during an annual Japan Geoscience Union and American Geophysical Union meeting.
The world’s global seed bank, a hedge against ecological catastrophe, has been declared safe after floodwaters caused by warming temperatures gushed into the main entrance and threatened to destroy the contents of the facility.
Enjoying his mid-day jog along the Stanley Park Seawall in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau surprised a group of teens posing for prom photos.
The Arab Fashion Week 2017, which was held in Dubai on May 16-20 showcased the Muslim women-oriented collections of the prestigious international and Arab designers, becoming Islamic fashion landmark.
Russia took 44th place in the ranking of the most popular Muslim travel destinations, according to the 2017 Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) jointly compiled by MasterCard and CrescentRating. Compared with last year’s list, Russia improved its position by five places.
A group photo featuring US President Donald Trump, Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi and Saudi Arabian King Salman with their hands resting on an enigmatic glowing orb has taken social media by storm.
Any pastime can be more fun if done without clothes, thought the organizers of Norway's first naked golf event. The event was held in cooperation with the youth group of the Norwegian Naturist League and despite all the laughs happened to be a serious part of a campaign for equality.
Despite the common saying that cats have nine lives, they are nevertheless susceptible to deadly diseases. An outbreak of feline immunodeficiency virus, also known as FIV or 'cat AIDS' has spurred Danish authorities into taking decisive action.
Death threats and racial epithets have deluged Texas Democratic Representative Al Green, after he became the first member of Congress to officially request impeachment charges be levelled against US President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice.
US President Donald Trump took part in a traditional sword dance during his official visit to Saudi Arabia.
A 400-year-old gold coin worth over $17,000 was found by an amateur treasure hunter at the bottom of the Yauza River in Moscow.
A viral photo has quickly spread across the German-speaking internet as users try to solve the mystery in the background.
Sogndal football club from Norway presented its own brand condoms in a PR attempt to grow its fan base, local media reported.
One in six newly married couples in 2015 were marrying across racial and ethnic lines, the highest proportion in American history. This revelation comes as the result of a Pew Research Center analysis of US Census Bureau data.
Archeologists have decided that the best way to preserve the remains of a nearly 5,000-year-old city in Pakistan is to bury it.
Andrei Blokhin and Georgy Kuznetsov, a duo of modern artists from the Russian city of Krasnodar known as Recycle Group, represented Russia at the 57th Venice Biennale, the most famous and prestigious international art exhibition, which opened on May 13, 2017. Their project called Blocked Content became part of the Russian Pavilion at the event.
The exhibition in the Smithsonian, spanning 1985 through present day, will comprise more than 20 of the Kabakovs’ maquetes, whimsical models, for projects realized and unrealized, including monuments, allegorical narratives, architectural structures and commissioned outdoor works, according of official announce.
The deterioration of the quality of men's sperm has been blamed on UV filters that interfere with the functioning of sperm. These filters are found in sunblock, but also in food packaging, paint and textiles.
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