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Diamonds – the lustre of love

Diamonds are popular gifts at Valentine's Day and Antwerp's world famous Diamond District is preparing for a busy period. Those in the know say...

Sweet treats take centre stage at quirky museum

A sweet tooth's sugar-filled dreams have been turned into a reality with the opening of a museum dedicated to tasty treats in Manila. The...

Polar bears starve as Arctic sea ice melts

It's not just the Arctic sea ice that is becoming dangerously thin, so too are the polar bears who are finding food harder to...

A British engineer designed and built his own 20 mph steam-powered bicycle

A UK pensioner has created a one of a kind vehicle replacing the petrol engine in his Land Rover by one powered by steam....

Cool alert! Tattoos you can listen to

The art of tattooing is leaving a brand new mark in this fast-moving age of technology. Tattoos are now being linked up to people’s smartphones...

World’s largest mosaic underway in Italy

Born of a desire to decorate an ordinary 1960s church, artists in this tiny Italian village are making the world’s largest mosaic. Woman from the...

Traditional decorative tea cup holders still crafted by hand

If you want to drink tea in Russia the traditional way, you need a cup holder a metal receptacle designed to hold a piping...

Child Marriage in Georgia

21st Century Georgia continues it's struggle with the issue of child marriage. There are no exact figures of underage marriage in Georgia as the...

Inmates at Brazilian women’s prison hold beauty pageant

Women serving time at a prison in Rio de Janeiro swapped their uniforms for gowns as they took part in a beauty pageant. After...

Solar and electric powered vessels come of age

Solar and electric powered boats are coming of age. The alternative powered vessels on show in Berlin come at a time when many petrol-engined...