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.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:11
Flood death toll in India's Kerala jumps to 164
The death toll from major floods in India's tourist hotspot Kerala has jumped to 164, state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Friday, issuing a fresh heavy rainfall warning for the battered region.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
Samsung unit, Takeda prepare drug trials
SAMSUNG Bioepis said yesterday that it plans to soon start phase 1 clinical trials for its first new drug candidate in development with Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical, setting a fresh milestone in the South Korean drugmaker’s push into new drug development.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
South economic push plays to strengths
UNDETERRED by its past failures to win local support for infrastructure mega-projects in the South, the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) has come up with a fresh proposal that envisages a sweeping economic zone modelled on the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:23
For wetter or worse: Philippine bride defies storm
Manila - A beaming bride defiantly marching up a flooded church aisle in the Philippines has won hearts as the country suffers a fresh bout of monsoonal rains.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:30
Jean-Michel Jarre to challenge composer father's will in ECHR
Electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre said Friday he will mount a fresh challenge to the will of his Hollywood composer father, taking his case to the European Court of Human Rights after he was disinherited.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:09
Spain in the spotlight for “Elite”
Netflix has released a fresh batch of selfie looks for “Elite”, its second Spanish original series and announced that the upcoming series will debut in the autumn in all territories where Netflix is available.
movie & TV
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 01:00
Fresh probe ordered in stabbing case after acquittal of murder suspect
METROPOLITAN POLICE Commissioner Pol Lt-General Chanthep Sesavej has set a 15-day time frame for a fresh probe into the fatal stabbing of a man, whose father jumped to his death over the court’s decision to acquit the adult murder suspect on Monday.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 06:54
Twitter curbs access for 143,000 apps in new crackdown
Twitter said Tuesday it had removed more than 143,000 apps from the messaging service since April in a fresh crackdown on "malicious" activity from automated accounts.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 01:00
YOUTHFUL ENERGY deposited at lender
WHEN Chatchai Sirilai moved into the CEO’s office at Government Housing Bank (GHB) in 2016 he became the youngest head of a state-owned lender in Thailand. Though, at just 45, he was very much the veteran at the lender after starting out as a fresh-faced graduate.