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Abu Dhabi aims to lure start-ups with investment in new technology hub

9 hours 12 min ago
ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi will commit up to 1 billion dirhams (US$272 million) to support technology start-ups, it said on Sunday, in a dedicated hub as part of efforts to diversify its economy. US tech giant Microsoft will be a strategic partner, providing technology and cloud services to the ...

Journey home begins for Christchurch's foreign victims

9 hours 16 min ago
WELLINGTON: The bodies of two Christchurch shooting victims arrived in India as the repatriation process gets underway for foreign nationals killed in the mosque massacre that claimed 50 lives, officials said on Monday (Mar 25). The Indian High Commission in Wellington said the bodies of the two ...

Democrats demand release of full Mueller report, documents

9 hours 36 min ago
WASHINGTON: Top congressional Democrats said on Sunday (Mar 24) it was "urgent" that the full report on Russian interference in the 2016 US election be publicly released, stressing it does not exonerate President Donald Trump. The president was quick to claim vindication by Special Counsel Robert ...

Cargo pants, tool bags and utility belts: The perennial appeal of Utilitarian Fashion

9 hours 42 min ago
Utility clothing was born out of necessity in the 1940s when fabrics were regulated during the war. Now, hardly a season goes by without utilitarian fashion being prevalent on the runways.

Scotland fail to impress in 2-0 win over San Marino

9 hours 49 min ago
Scotland beat San Marino 2-0 to avoid a second humiliation of the week and get their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign up and running on Sunday although it was hardly a performance to excite their fans.

Holder Isner advances in Miami and will face Britain's Edmund next

10 hours 4 min ago
Defending champion John Isner unleashed 16 aces in claiming a 7-5 7-6(6) victory over determined Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the third round of the Miami Open on Sunday.

'Apparent suicide' of Parkland student days after massacre survivor took her life

10 hours 7 min ago
PARKLAND,Florida: A student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida has died in "an apparent suicide," police said on Sunday (Mar 24), less than a week after a 19-year-old survivor of the 2018 massacre at the school took her own life. The student's death occurred on Saturday evening and ...

Where to stay in Hong Kong: The new Rosewood and St. Regis hotels

10 hours 8 min ago
The Rosewood Hong Kong opened last Sunday while the St. Regis Hong Kong is set for a mid-April launch.

Hazard marks milestone with early goal to help Belgium win

10 hours 14 min ago
Eden Hazard marked his 100th cap with an early goal to set Belgium on their way to a comfortable 2-0 away win over Cyprus in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Sunday.

Key findings of the Mueller report

10 hours 14 min ago
WASHINGTON: US Attorney General Bill Barr released a summary on Sunday (Mar 24) of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited report into allegations that Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia in the 2016 presidential election. Here are the main findings of the two-year investigation the ...

Football: Germany edge Dutch in Euro thriller as Croatia stumble

10 hours 19 min ago
PARIS: Germany's Nico Schulz sealed a thrilling 3-2 win over the Netherlands in a see-saw Euro 2020 qualifier as Joachim Loew's new-look line-up survived a severe test on Sunday (Mar 24). Elsewhere, World Cup finalists Croatia stumbled to a 2-1 defeat in Hungary, and Eden Hazard celebrated a ...

Schulz grabs late winner as Germany stun Netherlands

10 hours 24 min ago
Germany defender Nico Schulz scored a late winner as their new-look side snatched a 3-2 win away to the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 Group C qualifier on Sunday, an absorbing clash that swung in fortunes from one side to the other.

Got back acne? Here’s how the fitspo crowd can get it off their backs

10 hours 27 min ago
Expert tips for sporty people or those who perspire a lot to tackle those bumps.

Joanna Peh: Meditation before bed is the secret to good skin

10 hours 31 min ago
Nurul Aini and Oon Shu An also shared their beauty tips at Estee Lauder's Power Of Night pop-up event.

Why Singaporean millennials love memes on National Service, uncle fashion and chicken rice

10 hours 32 min ago
Ever scratched your head over a meme (and how in the world do you pronounce it) or two? CNA Lifestyle finds out more about local meme pages.

'Urgent' to release full Mueller report, documents: Pelosi

10 hours 34 min ago
WASHINGTON: Top congressional Democrats said on Sunday (Mar 24) it was "urgent" that the full report on Russian interference in the 2016 US election be publicly released, stressing it does not exonerate President Donald Trump. "The fact that Special Counsel (Robert) Mueller's report does not ...

10 recent Netflix Originals worth your time – and there's something for everyone

10 hours 42 min ago
The streaming site has production deals with not only Barack and Michelle Obama, but also with some of TV’s most powerful creators.

Commentary: Why the US Fed is unlikely to raise interest rates in 2019

10 hours 44 min ago
The US Federal Reserve has a new policy - of targeting average inflation over the course of the business cycle, says New York University's Nouriel Roubini.

Commentary: Do women get penalised in the workplace for telling jokes?

10 hours 44 min ago
Public speaking is hard — and there may be extra pitfalls for those who deploy humour, says the Financial Times' Pilita Clark.