‘Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance’ author Pirsig dies at 88

NEW YORK, April 25 — Robert M. Pirsig, author of the influential 1970s philosophical novel Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, died yesterday at the age of 88, his publisher...

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A look at the ugly side of getting rich

NEW YORK, April 24 — In one photograph, the German-born, Harvard-educated hedge fund manager Florian Homm, who made and lost a personal fortune of more than US$800 million (RM3.52 billion),...

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Guinea city turns page on Ebola as World Book Capital

CONAKRY, April 24 — Piles of rubbish and broken-down cars are being removed from the rundown streets of Conakry, and disgruntled hawkers on the main avenues have been told to close their...

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A new attempt to bring Joe Hill’s ‘Locke and Key’ comics to the small screen

NEW YORK, April 22 — This time around, the project will land on the Hulu platform with help from Carlton Cuse, the famed screenwriter and producer behind Lost and Bates Motel, announces...

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Starbucks eye establishment of community libraries in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 ― Starbucks Malaysia is focusing to establish six community libraries in several states under a community service project themed ‘Make A Difference, Donate A...

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