Taiwan 1st in Asia to allow same-sex marriage

TAIPEI, 17 May 2019:  Taiwan became the first place in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage today, as thousands of demonstrators outside parliament cheered and waved rainbow flags, despite deep divisions …

F-16 jet crashes into California warehouse

LOS ANGELES, 17 May 2019:  An F-16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California yesterday, but …

Renowned architect I M Pei dead at 102

NEWS YORK, 17 May 2019: I.M. Pei, whose modern designs and high-profile projects made him one of the best-known and most prolific architects of the 20th century, has died, the …