Lisbon has done a good job in preserving the character of its historic centre.
History tells that it is not difficult to be in the running for the Nobel Peace Prize.
The story of the domestic dog started millennia ago when some wolves grew more docile around humans.
After 20 years of writing, Dr Davendralingam Sinniah has finally completed his novel inspired by Malaysian history.
They triumph at a national story-telling competition, with Pahang and Johor as runners-up
During the time of Burhanuddin al-Helmy, PAS was fired by nationalism and social fairness to all, says sociologist.
Some of the oldest and most famous churches are in Melaka. In 1618 there were 7,400 Christians there with 14 churches and two chapels.
Often associated with the Mid-Autumn Festival, there are a few myths and legends about how these petite cakes came to be.
Although it was common to see violence between adherents of the two denominations, Sunnis and Shias in some countries have lived peacefully together for centuries.
Five generations of the Seeni Rawther family have been serving a distinctive sherbet of syrup and coconut.
Poland’s president did not mention Russia specifically but called out Moscow’s military actions against Georgia in 2008 and Ukraine in 2014.
The row of wooden shophouses and single-storey terrace houses destroyed in a fire on Saturday was a symbol of the village and drew visitors, says Yong Siew Meng.
Parisians put up a spectacular 'Freedom Parade' to celebrate the liberation of the city from Nazi occupation during World War 2.
Eddin Khoo says a conflict of identity and political beliefs gets in the way of nation-building.
Lady Godiva is proof that the greatest change occurs from the smallest decision and action.
The combat skills of the European knights of old live on in Zwaardkring Malaysia, a Historical European Martial Arts group.
Elkeson is set to be the first player without Chinese heritage to represent China.
From Malaysia to Korea, every country has a story about the Second World War.
Stephanie Frappart says its time female referees show they are as good as the men.
Ernest Hemingway turned up at the Ritz in Paris and burst into the hotel and announced that he had come to personally liberate it and its bar.
The backlog at Kenya’s fossil treasury is so big it means there are plenty of unearthed discoveries that have not been identified yet.
This World Cat Day, hug a cat and remember that it still retains the same nature of its historical ancestors.
If you too missed out on February’s Valentine’s celebration, you still have the chance to make up for this on Qixi today.
Fire and Rescue Department staff take the initiative to restore the signage in accordance with heritage zone plans.