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Hello Kitty bullet train debuts this week in Japan

TOKYO: Resplendent in shocking pink, a sleek "Hello Kitty" bullet train, complete with special carriages festooned with images of the global icon from Japan, has been unveiled before it chugs into service this week. The special shinkansen or bullet train will run for the next three months between the western cities of Osaka and Fukuoka from Saturday, the West Japan Railway firm said, hoping that one of the country’s most famous exports will boost tourism. Passengers will be in left in no doubt what train they are…

Bride-to-Be Meghan Markle now also has her own wax figure

LONDON: A waxwork of Meghan Markle was unveiled on Wednesday at Madame Tussauds museum in London, 10 days before the U.S. actress weds Prince Harry. The wax figure wears a green dress like the one Markle wore on the day her engagement was announced, as well as a replica of her diamond engagement ring, designed for her by Harry.  The wax figure of the prince, originally created to mark his 30th birthday, has been updated with a new beard. The couple’s waxworks will be accessible to the public the day before…