Articles by Alex Wheeler
The tower opened on 31 March 1889, in time for the Exposition Universelle, of which the Eiffel Tower was the entrance.
Baifu Pet Cemetery holds over three thousand graves of pets including dogs, cats, chickens and even chinchillas
Thousands of people have fled city of Mosul, occupied by Islamic State since 2014.
Child labour now more common in Gaza as minors become the breadwinners of their family
Organised by the Guinness World Records, the nine-mile race is held in the Gobi Desert.
Flight engineer Tim Peake is spending six months on ISS with US and Russian crew members.
Photographer Colin Garrett has shared his unique series of photographs of scarecrows that he took during his travels in the 1980s.
'No Border Kitchen' distributes warm food for those seeking refuge and shelter.
The high winds, which were measured at nearly 106 mph, have left road conditions hazardous.
People celebrate by dancing, singing and smearing each other with coloured powder.
Officially opening on 25 March, there will be around 1,000 vehicles on display, here are some of the best.
Purim is celebrated annually according to the Hebrew calendar, on the 14th day of the Hebrew month of Adar
Human rights have remained an impediment to strengthening ties with Cuba, despite the reconciliation reached by the two leaders in 2014.
Roads have been closed across the city, and flags have been put at half mast as people lay pay their respects.
India is facing chronic water shortages and drought, as rivers become increasingly polluted and groundwater reserves rapidly decline.
NPPP has selected 49 finalists from a national field of entries, reflecting the distinctive vision of Australia's portrait photographers and the unique nature of their subjects
Palm Sunday marks the start of Holy Week which focuses on Jesus' last days before he was crucified.
The spectacular celebration in Valencia consists of giant mechanisms, gunpowder, street performances and music
This year's World Water Day focuses on how quantity and quality of water can change workers' lives and livelihoods.
Here are the Top 10 universities with highest rankings in Times survey.