A Chinese artist has been detained for posting humorous portraits of President Xi Jinping online.
Australian officials say Johnny Depp could face 10 years behind bars or a AUS$340,000 (US$264,000) fine for smuggling his dogs into the country.
IT’S a hot, oppressively humid summer evening in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s northern capital. British actor Miltos Yerolemou, who plays Syrio Forel, master sword-fighter in Game of Thrones, and will play something, or someone, in the upcoming Star Wars film, has just sat down with me at a wine bar off the city’s recently requisitioned trendy hub, Nimmanhaemin.
Why pay S$3,000, then S$600 more every month, for a gym membership? According to Fitness First: so you can avoid having to be “down there in the gym with a lowly clerk”. In response, one reader condemned the fitness company’s choice of words. “[T]o use the adjective ‘lowly’ for a
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese movie studio Toho Co. is suing Voltage Pictures and director Nacho Vigalondo, complaining of copyright and trademark infringements in an upcoming film.
Burma pardons almost 7,000 prisoners on Buddhist holiday
Thu, Jul 30, 2015 3:59PM UTC
Landslides in Nepal bury villages, killing at least 7 people
Thu, Jul 30, 2015 12:48PM UTC
Former Sri Lanka President Rajapaksa blames others for anti-Muslim attacks
Wed, Jul 29, 2015 3:08PM UTC