Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:37
Clock ticks for Italy to pass budget after EU standoff
Italy's populist government was racing Saturday to get a revised 2019 budget through parliament before year end despite complaints it was written by Brussels and being rammed through without debate.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:23
Nadal eyes 11th French Open title as clock ticks
Rafael Nadal admits that his desire to clinch an 11th French Open title on Sunday is fired by his growing realisation that the end of his career may not be too far away.
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:03
Wenger rules out Sanchez and Ozil exits in January
London - Arsene Wenger has ruled out January departures for Arsenal pair Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil unless "something unbelievable" happens even as the clock ticks down on their contracts.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 01:00
Game fever sweeps across Thailand
EVEN AS THE clock ticks past midnight, crowds of people are out on streets across Thailand trying to catch virtual “monsters” from Pokemon Go.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 00:00
Japan's Olympics stadium plagued by design woes
Even as the clock ticks away, controversy continues to rage over the design of Japan's new national stadium, which is to be used for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, leading to worries that it may not be completed in time fo
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00
Eyes on Senate as clock ticks down for PM
With Yingluck caught in serious legal strife, focus is turning to the Senate poll, Pheu Thai and a possible power vacuum