Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:20
Toll from Japan quake rises to 18 as hopes fade for survivors
Japanese rescue workers with bulldozers and sniffer dogs scrabbled through the mud Friday to find survivors from a landslide that buried houses after a powerful quake, as the death toll rose to 18.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 01:00
Golden goal still far away
Hopes fade for Kingdom to reach its Games target
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 01:00
Why young Chinese are going crazy over cosplay dancing fad
Cosplay dancing has become a new youth craze in China, complete with competitions, subgenres and autograph-signing stars.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
World where ‘standard principles’ keep fading
Technology is hastening independent thinking
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
Dream fades as Indonesia seeks stability
INDONESIA has now all but given up on the economic growth target set by President Joko Widodo when he swept to power four years ago. Stability is now the priority amid a market selloff that’s already prompted two interest-rate hikes, with more likely to come.
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:07
Fade to dark: Moviehouse legend Lido plays silent films in last-show tribute
Film buffs crowded the Lido Theatre in Siam Square yesterday to bid farewell to the 50-year-old cinema.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
In Syria, silk falls victim to war
Tinting the brocades known the world over is now a fading craft
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 14:32
A rented car, believed to have been used by killers of Palestinian lecturer, found
SHAH ALAM: Police have confirmed that a rented car, believed to have been used by the suspects who gunned down Palestinian lecturer Dr Fadi Albatsh, has been found.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:50
Body of assassinated Palestinian given emotional send-off
Kuala Lumpur - The body of an assassinated Palestinian scientist was Wednesday driven through the Malaysian capital accompanied by a crowd shouting "God is greatest", as mourners accused Israel of killing him.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:05
Murder grabs global attention
KUALA LUMPUR: The brutal slaying of Hamas member Dr Fadi Albatsh has grabbed global attention, especially in the Muslim world.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:13
What does the future of book shopping look like?
Self-service start-ups have become the new fad for Chinese investors after the arrival of lots of successful players – big and small. Alibaba launched its Tao Cafe in late August, 2017, two months after JD Daojia rolled out something similar. There are also many smaller companies doing similar things like Xingbianli and Easyhome.
Tue, 27 Feb 2018 06:46
US Fed official optimistic on economic outlook
The outlook for the US economy is upbeat as factors that have been holding down growth, including businesses reluctance to invest, begin to fade, a US central banker said Monday.
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
Music for a woman’s lament
Rocker Josh Homme finds fresh voice with ‘In the Fade’
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 11:19
Penis whitening fad worries surgeons
Plastic surgeons raised red flags this week about a penis whitening fad in skin colour-fixated Thailand, dismissing the procedure as a phallic "fashion" with uncertain benefits and many risks.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:00
Is London fading?
Short on stars, the British capital aims to stay in fashion with youth