The UN expects the number of people aged over 60 to double by 2050. Many of them will live in nursing homes, but some say adding child care centres on site could help lift their spirits.
Oxfam in its latest report says four out of every five dollars of wealth generated in 2017 ended up in the pockets of the richest one percent, and half of the poorest people in the world did not get anything.
The social media giant said it would train 65,000 people and plough another $8.9 million into artificial intelligence by 2022. The company is helping jobseekers, and women set up their own businesses.
The government is worried about the constant decline of the population and considers it a national crisis.
Scientists have made a major advance towards developing a blood test for cancer that could identify tumours long before a person becomes aware of symptoms.
In Soweto, a flashpoint of the anti-apartheid struggle when music was widely used to bring attention to the cause, punk rock is growing in influence and popularity.
A joint report by a mobile security firm and a digital rights group claims that Lebanon's intelligence service targets Android phone users in 21 countries to turn them into victim-monitoring devices and steal data.
Australia is leading the use of the technology in surf lifesaving, with dozens of drones being tested on beaches around the country.
The 1918 document, which was unearthed in a Berlin archive last year by a Lithuanian professor, will stay in the country for five years under a bilateral agreement.
More than nine million people out of a 65.6 million population say they are always lonely, says British Red Cross. Sports minister Tracey Crouch will take on the new role and develop a strategy for the problem.
Adidas is selling only 500 pairs of the shoes for $220 (180 euros) each, that have a season ticket valid for 2018 sewn into the tongue of the shoes, normally worth $890 (730 euros).
The Ministry of Environmental Protection said officials in the cities of Xinyu in Jiangxi and Xinyang sought to reduce emissions readings by spraying water on their air quality sensors.
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