Time's list of 100 recognises the activism, innovation and achievement of the world's most influential individuals.
Take a walk down memory lane to see if you remember some of these phones.
With her good looks and natural charm, she is also a hit with local residents living near the police station where she works.
Check out some of the biggest names today and how they looked when they were young.
Take a look at some samples here.
These female fighter pilots are among some 328 female pilots recently recruited and trained.
A married man in his 30s turns up for paid sex after online chat without asking for her age. -TNP
The big-sized Taiwanese man said online that he wants to inspire other men not to be discouraged in ther search for a partner.
Women have served in combat roles in the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) since the mid-1990s. Israel is the only country which conscripts women to serve in their national service.
If there's a record to be broken, there's somebody out there willing to break it.
She can transform herself with a little innovation and sweeps of her make-up brush.
They believe hiring pretty models to promote their launches could motivate consumers to make purchases.
The accused include Mindef officers, businessmen and finance industry professionals.
With so many commuters on Singapore's trains daily, there are surely some quirky encounters to be had.
Lighting up the red carpet were the likes of actress Shu Qi, singer Coco Lee and actors such as Andy Lau and Anthony Wong.
Software engineering and occupational therapy are some of the best jobs to be in this year.
Devoted cosplayers wear elaborate costumes, coloured hair, and participate in festivals and events where the best of cosplayers meet.
She appeared in a low-slung and barebacked Armani dress.
A photographer explored the country and was able to capture rare scenes of the reclusive state.
They have caused a furore among Chinese netizens with their wacky get-ups and imitation of Girls' Generation.
They came up with the video to raise awareness about safe driving during the upcoming Songkran festival in Thailand.
A video has surfaced showing Chinese youths caught on camera brazenly beating up old folks at a nursing home.
She recently posted photos of herself without make-up on her blog.
They say politics isn't pretty, but these women weren't listening.
Maritime disasters have always captivated the public imagination and none more so than the luxury liner RMS Titanic.
Chinese traditionally tend the graves of their departed loved ones and often burn offerings to keep them comfortable in the afterlife.
She was hit by a bus and dragged for about half a minute before the bus stopped.
Online reports say the youths were caught stealing from an old folks' home home and the old men had threatened to tell their parents about the incident.
From Myanmar's elections to car bombs killing 14 in Thailand and cherry blossom officially blooming in Japan.
Chinese entrepreneur An Yanshi is convinced he has found the key ingredient to produce the world's most expensive tea - panda poo.
Her father was initially disappointed when she was born as he was expecting a son whom he could train to become strong.