Britain's most famous landmarks to get new Chinese names
Britain's most famous landmarks to get new Chinese names

Chinese public has provided new Mandarin names for some of the most famous points of interest across Britain as part of a scheme to increase China's tourism in the UK.

Alleged match-fixing kingpin, Dan Tan challenges detention
Alleged match-fixing kingpin, Dan Tan challenges detention

A Singaporean businessman suspected of running a global football match-fixing syndicate has filed a legal challenge against his nearly year long detention without trial, officials confirmed Wednesday.

Now, translator that converts signs into spoken and written language

A team of researchers has developed a translator that is able to convert signs into spoken and written language - and vice versa.

The Language connoisseur

Prasanna Ratanjankar, a media professional, learnt four foreign languages.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt learning Mandarin?

Celebrity couples Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have developed a taste for the Mandarin language and have reportedly joined classes to master it.