U.S. to give Myanmar flood aid

Airlines ban game hunting trophy transport

Atomic bomb survivors say 'no' to nuclear power

Star Trek-style home elevator could replace stairlifts

U.S. to give Myanmar flood aid

August 5, 2015

Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. is to announce an aid package to help hundreds of thousands hit by floods in Myanmar. (Cover photo: Reuters) 

Airlines ban game hunting trophy transport

August 5, 2015

American Airlines joined United and Delta in banning the transport of game trophies after the outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion. (Photo: Reuters)

Atomic bomb survivors say 'no' to nuclear power

August 5, 2015

Atomic bomb survivors in Japan call for an end to nuclear power as the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat approaches. (Photo: Reuters) 

Star Trek-style home elevator could replace stairlifts

August 4, 2015

A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.