For many years, China received the bulk of scrap plastic from around the world, processing much of it into a higher quality material that could be used by manufacturers.
Office workers who sit for long periods of time can reverse the health risks of their modern sedentary lifestyle by exercising just 20 minutes per day, a new study revealed on Tuesday.
Forget how many carats -- how ethical is your gold? As high-end consumers demand to know the origin of their treasures, some jewellers are ensuring they use responsibly sourced, eco-friendly or recycled gold.
Start-up JaUbra, literally meaning Uber of slum, has been successfully providing cab service in parts of Sao Paulo that others consider too risky to enter.
The age at which children are receiving smartphones is becoming younger but knowing just when a child should get their first phone is entirely decided by the parents.
A recent survey by The General Social Survey released the results of its study which included questions about pet ownership for the first time. The survey found that dog owners are happier than cat owners.
You can't hide your lying eyes: scientists have revealed that women can judge whether a man is likely to be unfaithful just by looking at his face but men are less able to spot a cheating woman.
Visible HR, an online portal, connects HR consultants with companies looking for short-term HR support. Its founder Thanj Kugananthan sheds light on how HR has evolved over the years.
Chinese archaeologists have found pottery fragments dating back about 17,000 years in southern China's Guangdong province.