Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020


Dec 3, 2020 12:38 PM

Gold rises to over one-week high on sagging US dollar

[BENGALURU] Gold rose to an over one-week high on Thursday as the US dollar weakened on hopes of coronavirus vaccine...

Dec 3, 2020 12:33 PM

US Jewish doctor tweets on treating Covid patient with Nazi tattoos

[LOS ANGELES] A Jewish doctor working with coronavirus patients in California shared his shock about the moment he...

Dec 3, 2020 12:23 PM

Half of Singapore consumers prefer to shop local to help Covid-hit firms: poll

AROUND half of Singapore consumers prefer to shop at local businesses to help them recover from the business fallout...

Dec 3, 2020 11:56 AM

Japan set to ban sales of new petrol cars in mid-2030s: reports

[TOKYO] Japan wants to ban sales of new petrol cars in around 15 years' time as part of efforts to reach carbon...

Dec 3, 2020 11:44 AM

Battered but unbowed by coronavirus, Tokyo's gay district forges stronger ties

[TOKYO] When Toshitsune Tamashiro was young and closeted in 1980s Japan, Tokyo's Shinjuku Ni-chome gay district was...

Dec 3, 2020 11:37 AM

Hong Kong pro-democracy media tycoon charged with fraud

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai appeared in court on Thursday charged with fraud, the latest in a...