Sun, 09 Dec 2018 01:00
Asian football boss faces two challengers for presidency
Asian Football Confederation president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa will face two challengers when he seeks a fresh term at an election in April, the football body said Saturday.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:10
Tak battling to contain measles outbreak among Myanmar migrant students
A fresh outbreak of measles among Myanmar migrant students in the border district of Mae Ramat in Tak province has been blamed on the fact that many pupils have never been vaccinated as they frequently move back and forth across the border.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:46
Science conference slams 'deeply disturbing' baby gene-editing claim
A scientist who upended a Hong Kong conference with his claim to have created the world's first genetically-edited babies cancelled a fresh talk and was heavily criticised by organisers Thursday, who labelled him as irresponsible.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
AI offers a fresh shock – and a further threat
China’s robotic news presenter draws sneers, but the bugs will soon be worked out, and then the next mission begins
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Warhol in New York
A new exhibition at the Big apple's Whitney Museum offers a fresh experience for aydiences old and new
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
Alibaba reaching for the stars in push for 10th Singles Day
CHINA’S Alibaba Group has taken a fresh step into space with the launch of what it calls a mini space station and the planned launch of a communication satellite, as the e-commerce giant gears up for its annual shopping festival on November 11 and eyes frontier technologies.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 10:04
Alibaba reaching for the stars with Singles Day satellite
Alibaba Group has taken a fresh step into space with the launch of what it calls a mini space station and the planned launch of a communication satellite, as the e-commerce giant gears up for its annual shopping festival on Nov 11 and eyes frontier technologies.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:27
Disease fears as more bodies found in Indonesia disaster
Rescuers picking through the grim aftermath of Indonesia's quake-tsunami issued a fresh public health warning Saturday as more decaying corpses were unearthed from beneath the ruined city of Palu.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:05
US warns Iran after France alleges bomb plot
The United States, which has been intensifying pressure on Iran, on Tuesday issued a fresh warning after Paris accused Tehran's intelligence agency over a bomb plot.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:43
Bug in cake gives Ikea India fresh embarrassment
Ikea's first store in India faced a fresh sticky problem on Friday after a customer said he found an insect emerging from chocolate cake served to his daughter at the outlet's 1,000-seater cafeteria.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:19
Asian markets enjoy healthy rally after China-US talks reports
Hong Kong led a rally in most Asian markets on Thursday following reports that the US had reached out to China in a fresh bid to avert a trade war, providing some much-needed respite to weary investors.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 08:46
After Trump bashing, tech firms gird for congressional grilling
After days of vitriol from President Donald Trump, big Silicon Valley firms face lawmakers in the coming week with a chance to burnish their image -- or face a fresh bashing.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
At Immigration, the power of integrity on display
A Sudanese fleeing persecution back home has earned a fresh start thanks in large part to the strength of character he showed Bangkok expats
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:40
Asian markets rise after US-Mexico deal but early gains pared
Asian investors extended a rally on Tuesday, tracking another Wall Street record as they cheered a fresh trade deal between the United States and Mexico -- ending one row picked by Donald Trump that had rattled global markets.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 18:25
UN urges EU states to accept migrants stranded on Italy coastguard ship
The UN's Refugee Agency on Saturday called on EU member states to urgently agree to take in some of the 150 people stranded on an Italian coastguard ship, after a fresh immigration row erupted between the bloc and Italy's populist government.