Ten Christmas traditions… you’ve probably never heard of

From a penny in the black pudding to kissing under the mistletoe, Christmas traditions are not just about Santa in the UK. But what about traditions celebrated in countries across the globe?  Whether it’s chocolate filled shoes, an evening roller skating or eating KFC, other nations have their own peculiar ways of celebrating the festive period. … Read more

Japan Airlines unveils new first and business-class cabins… with double-bed suites that ‘feel like luxury hotel rooms’ and headrest speakers

By Jessica Hamilton Published: 16:13 BST, 17 October 2023 | Updated: 07:51 BST, 18 October 2023 Japan Airlines has unveiled its new top-tier cabins – with first-class passengers soon to enjoy a double-bed in their ‘exclusive’ suite in the skies. The unveiling of the suite comes as part of a wider reveal of the new interiors of … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Why Fabio Gomes ignored interest in Asia to sign with Sydney FC – as the striker looks to light up the A-League

Fabio Gomes looms as Sydney FC’s x-factor this season Scored a brace in recent Australia Cup Final versus Brisbane Has played professionally in Brazil, Portugal, Japan and US By Andrew Prentice For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:24 BST, 17 October 2023 | Updated: 05:29 BST, 17 October 2023 Star A-League recruit Fabio Gomes has revealed … Read more

Scientists are developing a ‘human washing machine’ that uses AI to choose a relaxing video for you

If the bubbles, rose petals and scented candles aren’t enough to soothe you after a long day, your dream bath may be just around the corner. Scientists in Japan are developing a ‘human washing machine’ that cleans your body while playing a relaxing video chosen for you by artificial intelligence (AI). The ultrasonic bath will … Read more

Video shows penguins refusing cheaper fish as rising inflation forces Japanese aquarium to cut costs

Hilarious reaction of fussy penguins who REFUSE to eat their food at Japanese aquarium after it switched to cheaper fish The aquarium in southern Japan wanted to save by switching to a cheaper kind of mackerel but the penguins were not having it  Footage shows the birds point blank refusing their new feed and even … Read more

World leaders’ summit: Why Anthony Albanese was wearing a blue badge alongside Biden

Why Anthony Albanese was the ONLY leader wearing a bright blue badge at Quad summit with political heavyweights Anthony Albanese is at the Quad summit in Tokyo with other world leaders  US president and the Japanese and Indian prime ministers also attending Joe Biden, Fumio Kishida and Narendra Modi do not have to wear badges … Read more

Star of Disney’s ‘Frozen the Musical’ Jemma Rix shares her day on a plate

The lead role in Disney’s ‘Frozen the Musical’ has shared what a day in her busy schedule looks like and what products she swears by for removing heavy stage makeup. Jemma Rix, 37, is preparing to bring the renowned musical theatre production to Adelaide on May 26 having toured much of Australia’s east coast in 2021 … Read more

Grab your samurai sword and star in your own Kurosawa adventure. Just don’t expect it to last long!

Grab your samurai sword and star in your own Kurosawa adventure. Just don’t expect it to last too long! PETER HOSKIN reviews Trek To Yomi By Peter Hoskin For The Daily Mail Published: 01:37 BST, 13 May 2022 | Updated: 01:58 BST, 13 May 2022 Trek To Yomi (PlayStation, Xbox, PC, £16.99 or free with … Read more