JAPAN manages a rare feat for a developed country when it comes to feeding its children - high scores for nutrition but very low obesity rates. One major key? School lunches.

[NEW YORK] Not long ago Dr Rangan Chatterjee had a patient with Type 2 diabetes struggling to lower his blood sugar levels, despite following an intense diet and exercise program.

[LONDON] Judges tore up the rule book on Monday, awarding the prestigious Booker Prize for Fiction jointly to Canadian author Margaret Atwood for "The Testaments" and Anglo-Nigerian author...

MEMBERS of the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Singapore (MDAS) and students from Singapore's School of the Arts (Sota) took to graphic tablets to express their creativity in a digital art...

THE future of Keppel Club is bleak, for its land lease ends in 2021 and the prime area is set for an extensive redevelopment for the upcoming Greater Southern Waterfront project.

[TOKYO] Japan's Kenki Fukuoka has been striking all the right notes at the World Cup by helping the hosts reach the quarter-finals -- and credits his form to his skill at the piano.

[HONG KONG] Tencent Holdings Ltd live-streamed two National Basketball Association games played outside of China Monday, even as the nation's top broadcaster shuns the league because of a...

TAKING HEART

AN'AHQIL Nul'ishqi Farhan Fairus is a six-year-old at My First Skool who spoke only in his mother tongue when he first started classes. Since joining the Classroom Support Programme, and with the...

AN Iraq-Qatar co-production looking at life in war-torn Baghdad and a Vietnamese tale of a young bookie struggling to support himself and his loved ones have shared the top award at the 24th Busan...

ACCLAIMED director David Michod's epic The King was one of four major Netflix productions screened at Asia's largest film festival this week, underlining how streaming services are increasingly...

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