September 4, 2017

St John’s Island launches first curated trail, guided tours

  SINGAPORE, Sep 4: The first curated trail at St John’s Island was officially launched on Saturday (Sep 2), along with free guided tours led by […]
September 4, 2017

Japan’s cutesy ‘kei cars’ hit rocky road

  TOKYO, Sep 4: Yoko Kojima loves zipping around Tokyo in her Daihatsu Tanto with its tiny wheels and pint-sized engine, but Japan’s beloved ‘kei cars’ […]
September 3, 2017

Age like a former athlete

NEW YORK, Sep 3: Being a world-class distance runner in your youth does not guarantee that you will be fit and healthy in retirement. But it […]
September 2, 2017

Sculptors build 55ft sandcastle in Germany to claim world record

  DUISBURG, Germany, Sep 2: Using almost 4,000 metric tonnes of sand, 19 sculptors have built a 55ft (17m) tower featuring a number of famous landmarks […]
September 2, 2017

‘La La Land’ director Chazelle partners with Netflix for Paris TV musical

LOS ANGELES, Sep 2: Damien Chazelle, the Oscar-winning director of hit movie “La La Land,” has another musical in the works, this time a multilingual television […]
September 2, 2017

Boy and his horse seek kindness in Venice movie ‘Lean on Pete’

VENICE, Sep 2: A lonely teenager takes to the road with an ageing race horse he has saved from slaughter, in a movie that premiered in […]
September 1, 2017

Korean actor Kang Ha-nuel ‘mentally and physically prepared’ for military service

  SINGAPORE,Sep 1: South Korean heart-throb Kang Ha-nuel may be breaking many a fan’s heart when he begins mandatory military service come Sep 11. But they […]
September 1, 2017

Actor Richard Anderson, boss of ‘Six Million Dollar Man,’ dies

Sep 1: Richard Anderson, who played the boss of both “The Six Million Dollar Man” and “The Bionic Woman” in an on-screen career stretching some 50 […]
August 31, 2017

World’s oldest wine may have been Italian

ROME, Aug 31: Researchers have discovered that the oldest wine in the world may have been Italian, after finding traces of 6,000-year-old fermented grapes off the […]
August 30, 2017

Melania Trump makes waves with ‘storm stilettos’

WASHINGTON, Aug 30: First Lady Melania Trump is making waves … for her flood fashion. The former model is always elegantly turned out and perfectly coiffed, […]
August 30, 2017

Kardashians pledge US$500,000 as celebs rally for Harvey storm relief

LOS ANGELES, Aug 30: Kim Kardashian and her family on Tuesday donated a collective US$500,000 to storm Harvey relief efforts, joining celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Dwayne […]
August 29, 2017

Zombies, romance and revenge drive record ‘Game of Thrones’ ratings

LOS ANGELES, Aug 29: A zombie dragon, an illicit romance and satisfying revenge helped drive the season finale of “Game of Thrones” to a viewership high, […]
August 29, 2017

Ed Skrein drops out of Hellboy reboot after whitewashing controversy

LOS ANGELES, Aug 29: Ed Skrein has exited the Hellboy reboot following public outcry. His casting as Major Ben Daimio – an Asian character in the […]
August 29, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg welcomes second daughter in Facebook post

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 29: Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife welcomed their second daughter – August – to the world on Monday (Aug 28) with […]
August 28, 2017

Katy Perry, Taylor Swift set to steal show at Video Music Awards

LOS ANGELES, Aug 28: Rapper Kendrick Lamar should be the big winner at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), but long-time rivals Katy Perry and Taylor […]
August 28, 2017

Poltergeist, Texas Chain Saw Massacre director dies

LOS ANGELES, Aug 28: Movie director Tobe Hooper, best known for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and Poltergeist horror films, died in California on Saturday (Aug 26), […]
August 28, 2017

8 ways to help your child sleep soundly

SINGAPORE, Aug 28: Babies are creatures of habit – everything revolves around eating, playing and sleeping. Indeed, life with a newborn is all about routines. A […]
August 27, 2017

Nursing? 6 foods to eat, 6 to avoid

  SINGAPORE, Aug 27: As your baby will rely on your breast milk for all his nutritional needs until he is about six months old, what […]