According to FAO, a hungry red beetle is threatening Tunisia's famed date palm plantations.
A Chinese farmer is finally living the dream in his carriage with his own ‘iron horse’ after 12 years of work.
LeBron James scored 35 points, as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 135-102 to clinch their third straight Eastern Conference title and advance to the NBA finals.
Danish artist Thomas Dambo has created an art project which inspires people to explore Copenhagen’s forests by hiding six giant sculptures throughout six different municipalities in the area.
Iran's team has claimed the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship title after defeating Iraq 2-0 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Romania has unveiled its first humanoid robot. It can grab, hold, drop and even answer questions.
A space company has launched the maiden flight of its battery-powered 3D printed rocket in New Zealand.
France have made it through to the Round of 16 of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup after defeating Vietnam 4-0 in their Group E encounter in S Korea on Thursday.
Manchester United won Europa League title and earned their place in next season’s Champions League with a commanding 2-0 victory over Ajax.
London hosted the “Chelsea in bloom” festival, one of the greatest and most prestigious flower shows in the world.
Iran have advanced to the 2017 AFC U-20 futsal championship final, after defeating Thailand 7-5 on Wednesday.
Chelsea celebrated their title of the English Premier League and captain John Terry's last game at Stamford Bridge by thrashing Sunderland 5-1.
Real Madrid won their 33rd La Liga title by defeating Malaga 2-0 on the final day of the season on Sunday.
Real Madrid have held a training session ahead of their last La Liga match of the season at Malaga.
Bayern Munich bid farewell to the retiring Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso in spectacular style as part of their Bundesliga title celebrations on Saturday.
A floating clinic with specialists of various medical disciplines on board , brings medical care to isolated communities of northern Siberia.
Ott Tanak has moved into the lead of the rally of Portugal after a dramatic end of the first full day.
LeBron James scored 38 points, as the Cleveland Cavaliers registered a 117-104 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night in Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
Real Madrid thrashed Celta Vigo 4-1 on Wednesday night to move just one point away from winning the La Liga title.
Italian Open where world no.4 Rafael Nadal has advanced to the 3rd round after his fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro was forced to quit with a left-knee injury.
The Golden State Warriors have registered a commanding 136-100 win over the San Antonio Spurs Tuesday night at Oracle Arena to seize a 2-0 Western Conference Finals lead.
Manchester City moved up to third in the Premier League with a comfortable 3-1 win over West Bromwich at the Etihad Stadium.
The Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 to advance to Eastern Conference finals.
A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has become the oldest person in the world to skydive.
Rafael Nadal has defeated Dominic Thiem of Austria in straight sets 6-7, 6-4 to clinch his 5th Madrid Open Title and climb into the World's Top 4.
A startup in Berlin wants to revolutionize urban mobility with 3D printed, smartphone-controlled, skateboards.
Bobby Ryan scored in overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final Saturday night at PPG Paints Arena.
The Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won a thrilling battle against Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel to clinch Spanish Grand Prix title in Barcelona.
The Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg has held its annual 'Day of Hermitage Cat'.
A startup in Berlin wants to revolutionize urban mobility with 3D printed, smartphone-controlled, skateboards.
Arjen Robben's late goal completed Bayern Munich's stellar performance as they twice battled back from two goals down to clinch a spectacular 5-4 victory over RB Leipzig.
Four-time Madrid Open champion Rafael Nadal ended a three-year losing streak against Novak Djokovic with a straight sets victory to reach final.
Manchester City have posted a 2-1 victory over Leicester City at the Etihad Stadium, to move back into 3rd place in the standings.
The Washington Wizards have registered a 92-91 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night to extend their Eastern Conference semifinal to a Game 7.
A Dutch foundation aiming to rid the world's oceans of plastic waste says it will start cleaning up the huge area of floating junk known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within the next 12 months.
Spanish maestro Rafael Nadal beats the ninth seed Belgian David Goffin 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 to book a match against Novak Djokovic in the Madrid Open semifinals.
Michy Batshuayi scored late in the second half to beat skillful West Bromwich and win Chelsea the 2016-17 Premier League title.
A festival in Australia’s Tasmania has used a mountain as a cinema screen in what's being described as the world's biggest drive-in.
People developing self-driving cars are concerned about the co-existence of self-driving cars with reckless, law-breaking human drivers in just a few years.
A Russian engineer demonstrated his high-tech synergy out in the forest, using nothing but an open fire and a special brazier to charge his mobile phone.
World No.1 Andy Murray suffered a shock exit in his 3rd round match of Madrid Open at the hands of 20-year-old Borna Choric.
Goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud earned Arsenal a comfortable 2-0 victory over the Southampton.
Real Madrid have reached the final of the UEFA Champions League and with a 4-2 aggregate victory over city rivals Atletico Madrid.
Saeed Akbari is a creative Iranian welder living in northeastern city of Tabas. He uses scraps to create innovative things from helicopter mock-ups to fake machine guns and aquariums.
Captain Erik Karlsson led the Ottawa Senators to a 4-2 win over the New York Rangers in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal on Tuesday night.
Manu Ginobili capped off a vintage performance, as the San Antonio Spurs took a 3-2 series lead with a 110-107 overtime win over the Houston Rockets at AT&T Center.
Global temperatures could exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius above their pre-industrial levels within the next 15 years, according to a new scientific study.
Real Madrid are preparing to play Atletico Madrid in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-finals.
Juventus have booked their ticket for the final of the UEFA Champions League for the second time in 3 years, after they overcame Monaco 2-1 at home in the second leg and 4-1 on aggregate.
While some people don’t enjoy the idea of raising kids, this Indian mother is quite the opposite.
Italo Romano lost his legs in a train accident, but he didn’t let that tragedy to stop him from pursuing his dream.
Most people get the chills down their spine at the simple thought of a spider, but one Indonesian woman literally can’t get enough of them.
It’s the time of the year that China hosts the annual International Bicycle Fair.
Kevin Durant had 38 points, as the Golden State Warriors beat the Utah Jazz 102-91 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinal series.
Arsenal beat Manchester United 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium to continue their hunt for a top-four finish.
Villagers in the Tibetan plateau have celebrated an annual spring plowing ceremony with vibrant activities and euphonious tunes.
An international convoy has swum the invisible border line dividing Mexico and the United States in a bid to show solidarity with migrants around the world.
Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich have posted a comfortable 1-0 victory over Darmstadt at the Allianz-Arena to send the visitors into relegation.
The first solar-powered aircraft aimed at reaching the stratosphere has made its debut low-altitude early test flight in Switzerland.
Barcelona kept the pressure on Real Madrid in the title race, with a 4-1 victory over Villarreal at Camp Nou.
Real Madrid have kept pace with Barcelona at the top of the table, with a 4-nil thrashing of Granada, thanks to Hames Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata, who scored a brace each for Zinedine Zidane’s men.
Anthony Modeste scored twice as Cologne ended Werder Bremen’s 11-game unbeaten run with a 4-3 win on Friday.
Dani Pedrosa posted the fastest times in both free practice sessions on Friday as the Repsol Honda rider carried his momentum into Jerez after a podium finish in Texas.
Scientists say a rapidly deepening crack in the Antarctic ice shelves may lead to the breakaway of what’s presumed to be one of the world’s largest icebergs.
China has made a giant push in becoming a global aviation player by test-flying its first ever home-built passenger jet.
Thousands of Mexicans have flocked to the municipality of ‘Otumba’ to celebrate the 52nd anniversary of a famous donkey fair.
Footage has been released which shows Millions of crabs invading Cuba's Bay of Pigs.
The Persian Gulf League season has come to an end with champions Persepolis suffering a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Siah Jamegan.
Iran retaining their 28th spot as Asia’s highest-ranked nation.
Kawhi Leonard had 34 points, as the San Antonio Spurs beat the Houston Rockets 121-96 on Wednesday night and even the Western Conference semifinals at one game apiece.
Gonzalo Higuain scored a brace to give Juventus a 2-0 win at Monaco in the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg.
A desert camp in Jordan is offering tourists a unique experience to imagine what it might be like to live on Mars.
A video released by the Sea World Australia shows the newly born tiny twin polar bear cubs being cared for by their mother in a specially crafted den.
The Boston Celtics have posted a 129-119 overtime victory over the Washington Wizards and took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals.
James Neal scored the winning goal, as the Nashville Predators beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in their Western Conference semifinal.
A toddler has survived being run over, not once but twice in a row, on a busy street in China.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored another Champions League hat-trick as Real Madrid thrashed Atletico Madrid in the semi-final first leg to close in on a third final in four years.
Giant pandas are known for being fluffy and clumsy. A new video from a breeding center in China’s Sichuan province is a testimony for this claim.
Asian champions Iran have reached the quarterfinals of the Beach Soccer World Cup in The Bahamas, following a 2-1 penalty shootout win over Nigeria.
An Iranian doppelganger of FC Barcelona football legend Lionel Messi has provoked a local craze with his spot-on resemblance to the famous footballer.
Real Madrid and Atletico have been put through their paces ahead of the first leg of their Champions League semi-final tie.
A new smartphone application by a Danish company has turned food fanatics into restaurateurs, letting them host dinner parties for paying guests.
A small urban farm in the Swedish city of Gothenburg has shown farmers are not only labored in the countryside.
Rafael Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-4 6-1 to win his 10th Barcelona Open title.
Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw by Swansea City on Sunday, and missed out on the chance to move third in the Premier League table.
A photographer has cooperated with a NASA mission to take breathtaking aerial pictures of the Arctic Ice. Let’s take a look.
A California Scientist has defended the findings of his fossil study that could be a breakthrough in studying human history.
The World Bonsai Convention has returned to Japan for the first time in 28 years.
The King of Clay, Rafael Nadal has secured his place in the Barcelona Open semifinals with straight sets victory over Chung Hyeon on Friday.
China’s Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft has successfully refueled the Tiangong-2 space lab in orbit, taking a huge step toward fulfilling the country's ambitious space program.
Manchester City have missed the chance to climb up to 3rd in the standings as the Sky Blues drew against 10-man Manchester United in a disappointing derby at the Etihad Stadium.