'I'm from Xinjiang' :: A Uyghur photographer seeks to dispel stereotypes about people from his home region.
Gender identity & school :: Every so often a boy shows up to school at Garden Oaks Montessori in Houston wearing nail polish or a headband. When that happens, children -- and, sometimes parents -- ask questions.
Hong Kong police remove barricades :: Police in Hong Kong started to remove barricades from protest sites in the city's financial center early Monday.
In pictures: Derry in 1969 :: Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron
I'm a feminist, and I converted to Islam :: I am a Muslim, but I wasn't always. I converted to Islam in November 2001, two months after 9/11.
Train travel makes a comeback :: It's been 21 years, and John Moore still eagerly leans against his passenger window to watch the landscape pass by as the train he commutes on every day roars over the Moodna Viaduct in Cornwall, New York.
China's booming spending power :: Beijing's leadership is keen to get the middle classes spending.
China: Quit the 'weird architecture' :: The Chinese leadership has called for less "weird architecture" to be built in the country. Does it mean the end of unusual structures like these?
India considers raising import taxes on vegetable oils - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/17dhSAEW0vs/story01.htm
China: No more 'weird' buildings :: The Chinese leadership has called for less "weird architecture" to be built in the country. Does it mean the end of unusual structures like these?
Canada pushes for new anti-terror laws, critics say money needed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iEsCNDtj6kY/story01.htm
ONGC on the hunt for overseas producing assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l8zUXQX05cU/story01.htm
India 'fails' victims of abuse :: The domestic violence that blights India
Is $500m stadium's beauty 'skin deep?' :: Futuristic. Space-age. A 'world symbol'. An 'icon for an icon'. However you describe it, Real Madrid's redeveloped home seems set to to shine.
Last international forces airlifted from key base in Afghanistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qJcEmvdXaoI/story01.htm
Louis Vuitton's Paris landmark :: Luxury enthusiasts, rejoice: Louis Vuitton is bringing its upscale sensibilities to the art world.
South Africa shocked by murder of national soccer captain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cnIIpddEvCI/story01.htm
AUDIO: Abuse victim gets no insurance for arson :: A mother-of-six from Merseyside has been left homeless after her abusive husband burned her house down.
What will Pistorius face in prison? :: Oscar Pistorius began a new life behind bars Tuesday after he was sentenced to a maximum five years' imprisonment for culpable homicide in the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Tribes people in Odisha duped into leaving forest homes for tigers - rights group :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/BaiidfTi1nM/story01.htm
Ukraine leader wins pro-West mandate but wary of Russia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NlxacE1Hb9g/story01.htm
The world's most amazing train stations :: Whether they're blasting over the tracks in Germany or Japan, trains offer travelers a chance to sit back and relax as they ride through some of the world's most incredible scenery.
How Victorians dressed for death :: Today, mourning a death in the family often means donning the most formal black outfit in one's closet for one solemn afternoon. But 150 years ago, it was a reason to stash away one's current best and purchase a whole new grief-appropriate wardrobe.
India prosecutes "black money" suspects, more to come :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DN0s2zHRim4/story01.htm
The last kings of Africa :: In Africa, royalty is an endangered species. Alfred Weidinger is on a mission to photograph the remaining few.
In race for Ebola vaccines, technical hurdles loom large :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CKrIvJO4LNc/story01.htm
Can 'lone wolf' attacks be stopped? :: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the 32-year-old gunman who attacked the Canadian Parliament and killed a soldier last week, had a familiar profile. It is that of a young man alienated from mainstream society, with few friends, without a steady job, drifting from one place to another -- often with a history of petty crime and drug abuse.
Is this your future garden paradise? :: When is a garden not a garden? When it's an avant garden.
Formula One's chickens come home to roost :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WQSwGZcIjkU/story01.htm
Running out of room to bury the dead :: With a tiny land mass relative to its 8.2 million residents, the state of Israel is running out of room to bury its dead.