[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] Cruise lines worldwide will deny boarding to passengers and crew who have recently travelled to China, the global Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) said Monday, as...

[NEW YORK] The foie gras truffle torchon at the Beatrice Inn in Greenwich Village is a decadent indulgence: four discs of silky duck-liver mousse paired with triangles of buttery toast, all...

[BEIJING] China's top economic planner said it would cut the production and use of plastic over the next five years, helping reduce one of the world's biggest sources of plastic pollution.

[WASHINGTON] The State Department announced on Thursday it was barring Cuba's defence chief from entering the US, citing what it called human rights violations in supporting the regime of...

[PARIS] France's health and environment agency said on Monday it was banning dozens of glyphosate-based weedkillers, which make up most of the volume of such products sold in France, ruling there...

[VIENNA] Austria's government appeared to cast doubt Monday on whether a total ban on the controversial herbicide glyphosate would be implemented next month, despite MPs voting for the measure...

[BANGKOK] Thailand reversed a decision Wednesday to ban a controversial weedkiller and extended the permitted use of two other pesticides for six months, following pushback from its multi-billion...

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WHEN the end came, it was swift and the difference it made on the ground was immediately felt.

A S$7 million grant has been set up to help food delivery riders replace their electric scooters, after the government banned the devices from footpaths earlier this week.

[LONDON] Shares in British shale gas explorers fell on Monday morning after the government announced at the weekend that it is imposing a moratorium on fracking.