Tuesday, December 11, 2018
PHILIPPINES/SINGAPORE: Of all the types of bananas his family’s fruit business sells, the Philippine Cavendish variety is the most popular, owing to...
WELLINGTON: More than 50 pilot whales have died in another mass stranding in New Zealand, taking the death toll of beached marine...
LONDON: A Japan Airlines pilot was jailed for 10 months on Thursday (Nov 29) after being caught 10 times over the alcohol...
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's parliament on Thursday cut the budget of the Prime Minister's office, a move designed to hinder disputed premier Mahinda...
SEOUL: South Korea on Wednesday (Nov 28) successfully conducted a rocket engine test launch, news reports said, paving the way for the...
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian government has no plans to abolish whipping under the civil law as it is still a necessary punishment for...
BEIJING: A car drove onto a sidewalk in southwest China on Tuesday (Nov 27), killing seven people and injuring another four, police...
HONG KONG: A nearly 1,000-year-old ink painting by one of China's greatest literati masters Su Shi fetched US$59.5 million at auction, Christie's said...
MELBOUNRE: "Cheeky" Bhutanese conjoined twins who were successfully separated after a marathon operation in Australia left hospital Monday (Nov 26), with doctors...

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