Sat, 11 Aug 2018 06:30
New Netflix series 'Insatiable' faces fat-shaming, homophobia accusations
Netflix's new series "Insatiable," hitting screens Friday, was touted by the streaming service as a dark comedy meant to spark debate on society's ills.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:59
Cognac craze in US, China prompts Hennessy expansion
The world's biggest brandy producer Hennessy on Wednesday opened a new plant in southwest France to try to satisfy the seemingly insatiable thirst for its liquor in the US and Asia.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 01:00
Denying climate change is like ignoring a bomb threat
With regard to reports that President Trump and his coterie of insatiable billionaires are all (somewhat unsurprisingly) climate-change deniers, it has to be said that whether they accept the disputed evidence or not is irrelevant.
Thu, 08 May 2014 00:00
On the world's new extinction frontier
An insatiable global appetite for precious hardwoods is stripping rare species of their habitat in one of Asia's last great tropical forests
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00
Too much information
Democratic societies face two options in the post-Snowden era. The easier one is to continue business as usual and pretend that the NSA's insatiable desire for data is just an aberration that can be rectified by tinkering with various aspects of our exist
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 00:00
Yingluck wonders why Italian PM wears a dress
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's insatiable wanderlust - more than 40 countries in two years and counting - doesn't seem to be doing her knowledge of geography much good
Wed, 25 Jul 2012 00:00
An insatiable appetite for entrepreneurial success
Chutima Pruangmethangkul's appetite for success is endless. The eldest daughter of a family that distributes liquor and cigarettes in the western part of Bangkok has mastered the skills of establishing a business, as well as buying and selling businesses