Solar Impulse managed to fly to Nagoya, Japan. But will weather and available sunlight force a postponement of the next leg?  Photo: Solar Impulse
25 June 2015
A solar-powered plane attempting to fly around the world must cross the Pacific within a...
Photo: Screenshot from Telegraph/YouTube
24 June 2015
A Japanese engineer on the notorious World War II "Death Railway" and a British soldier...
United Nations special envoy Timorese Jose Ramos-Horta during a meeting on UN peacekeeping missions in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 17 February 2015. Photo: Remko De Waal/EPA
22 June 2015
Nobel Peace Laureate and former President of Timor Leste Jose Ramos-Horta has urged...
World Refugee Day 2015 - Over 200 illegal migrants rescued by the Italian Guardia di Finanza boat 'Denaro' in the Mediterranean Sea, 22 April 2015. Photo: Alessandro di Meo/EPA
20 June 2015
Conflicts and violence raging around the world sent the number of people forced to flee...
Indian PM Narendra Modi practicing what he preaches - Yoga.
20 June 2015
The heart of India's capital will transform into a sea of colourful mats Sunday as...
The minister of Science and Technology of the Union of Myanmar Ko Ko Oo (L) and Chief Executive Officer of the State Atomic Energy Corporation 'Rosatom' Sergey Kirienko (R) shake hands during the Agreement Signing Ceremony at the International Economic Forum SPIEF2015 in St. Petersburg, Russia, 18 June 2015. Photo: Anatoly Maltsev/EPA
19 June 2015
The state corporation Rosatom has signed a memorandum with Myanmar on peaceful use of...
Migrants from Myanmar (Burma) work at fish market in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand, 18 December 2007. Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
16 June 2015
The multitude of migration crises facing the world are symptoms of a long line of brutal...
Photo: EPA/JAIPAL SINGH
15 June 2015
While declining comment on India’s surgical strike on militants in Myanmar, the US has...
Moses Samuels. Photo credit: mythicaldude.typepad.com
06 June 2015
The leader of Myanmar's small Jewish community and the caretaker of the country’s only...
Scenes on Hine Gyi Island after Cyclone Nargis struck in 2008. Photo: Mizzima
06 June 2015
From the typhoon-ravaged Philippines to the Arizona desert, thousands of people began...
US Senate Majority Leader, Republican Mitch McConnell, delivers remarks during a news conference regarding trade, on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, USA, 19 May 2015. Photo: Michael Reynolds/EPA
05 June 2015
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday that ...
Photo: Parliament of the World’s Religions
04 June 2015
Three Buddhist monks returned home to Myanmar last week from ...

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