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Arts 15 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM

Patrick Suzeau’s ‘Short Stories’ tells many tales through dance

Acclaimed dancer/choreographer Patrick Suzeau concludes his time in Kuala Lumpur with a showcase featuring local dancers.

Africa 03 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

Club Med in Mauritius is out of this world

A short yet refreshing stay at a luxurious resort does wonders for the body and soul.

Africa 02 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM

Club Med in Mauritius is out of this world

A short yet refreshing stay at a luxurious resort does wonders for the body and soul.

Europe 13 Dec 2014 | 12:00 AM

Situated where three borders meet, the Swiss city of Basel abounds with culture and history

Basel has a rich medieval ancestry and cultural savoir vivre.

Community 09 Dec 2014 | 12:00 AM

Eye for historic facades

UBIQUITOUS throughout the Unesco World Heritage sites of George Town and Malacca, Straits shophouses are each one-of-a-kind architectural marvels.

Business News 06 Dec 2014 | 12:00 AM

How to make development policies that work

Optimistically Cautious - By ERROL OH
A World Bank report urges the use of new insights into the way people think and decide.

World 01 Aug 2014 | 6:50 PM

Islamic State imposes media controls in Syrian province

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State, the al Qaeda splinter group which has seized parts of Syria and Iraq, has told activists in Syria's Deir al-Zor province they must swear allegiance to it and submit to censorship, a monitoring group said on Friday.

World 29 Jul 2014 | 1:06 AM

Baghdad police find 15 dead in bloody start to Muslim holiday

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi police found 15 corpses on Monday, including three women shot in the head, in a bloody start to the holiday ending the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, security sources said.

World 27 May 2014 | 7:35 AM

Nigeria military says knows where girls are, rules out force

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria's military knows where the more than 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram are but has ruled out using force to rescue them, the state news agency quoted Chief of Defence Staff Air Marshal Alex Badeh as saying on Monday.

Community 27 May 2014 | 12:00 AM

Breathing life into old treasure

When Datuk Ghani Abdullah first set his eyes on the old building that used to house the old Sin Seng Nam Restaurant on Medan Pasar in Kuala Lumpur a few years ago, he was so intrigued by the back story of the location that he knew he had to make a connection soon.