Psssh...” is the sound of our resolutions fizzling out by February. But why do so many people keep setting them? Tradition, wishful thinking, boredom?

2016 was the year that conventional wisdom broke down, blindsided by curveballs flying out of left field.

SO this is Christmas. And what have we done? Blitzed through a sleighful of wrapping paper, ribbons and cash, is what. Goodwill towards mankind usually reaches an orgasmic crescendo of ka-chings...

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"MAKING a difference", "touching others", or "giving back" - call it whatever you want, the basic motivation at work is our desire to make a difference to other lives,...

LAST week, after a wait of almost a decade, the world's most popular video game series, Super Mario Bros, finally came to the world's most popular video game machine: the iPhone. Nintendo...

When you go glamping, there is absolutely no hassle of pitching tents, unrolling sleeping bags or building fires. Instead, glamping - as its name suggests - is a new way to experience the great...

FORGET the zombie apocalypse. Some of us are locked and loaded for likelier problems. Two years after the Great Financial Crisis, Michael Tan (not his real name) took his life’s savings and converted...