Life

More than just a dance, Jerome Bel’s Gala highlights equality, representation

GEORGE TOWN, Aug 20 — In any contemporary dance performance, the dancers are often svelte, young, in great shape and often beautiful. But French dancer and choreographer Jerome Bel does... Read more

Travel

Eight spots for when you need to get away for a weekend

NEW YORK, Aug 20 — Generally speaking, you need a minimum of three days when visiting a new city. It’s just enough time to scout out a favourite restaurant, find the best must-see attractions,...

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Eat/Drink

A 60-year-old fruit stall with freshly squeezed orange juice

GEORGE TOWN, Aug 20 — It’s always parked in the narrow lane... in the shade. This fruit stall is the only one in that lane so you won’t miss it. At any time of the day, a small group of...

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Showbiz

Madonna shares rare family portrait with all six of her kids

LOS ANGELES, Aug 20 — Madonna just celebrated her birthday and she has a gift for her fans in the shape of a rare family picture of all her six children. Madge turned 59 last week and shared a...

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Showbiz

Jay-Z talks about his elevator feud with Solange Knowles

LOS ANGELES, Aug 20 — Jay-Z is finally opening up about that infamous elevator fight with sister-in-law Solange Knowles. In an interview with Tidal’s “Rap Radar” podcast, Jay-Z said the...

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Showbiz

Embattled Trumps to skip top art awards

WASHINGTON, Aug 20 — Donald and Melania Trump will skip one of America’s top art awards, the Kennedy Centre Honours, the White House announced yesterday in the latest sign of the president’s...

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Life

Five inexpensive superfoods for a health boost

NEW YORK, Aug 20 — Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and vitamin-rich: Here’s a list of natural superfoods recommended by nutritionists to promote good health. Turmeric An excellent...

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Eat/Drink

Now in KL: True blue Pangkor Island nasi lemak!

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20 — Ask any Pangkor Island resident what their favourite food is, and they will most likely tell you that it’s nasi lemak. What makes their version unique is the fact that...

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Life

Eclipse turning day into night to send temperatures tumbling

NEW YORK, Aug 20 — Getting ready to watch the solar eclipse? Bring a sweater along with those special glasses because the mercury could dip as the moon’s shadow crosses the land. Millions of...

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Showbiz

Comedian Dick Gregory, active in US civil rights movement, dies at 84

LOS ANGELES, Aug 20 — Comedian Dick Gregory, who took an active role in the civil rights movement in the United States in the 1960s, has died at age 84, his son said on social media...

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