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Living 22 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

It's all in the sprawl: Understanding the patterns of energy consumption

The urbanisation process has a strong impact on a city’s energy use – and on global consumption patterns, too.

Living 19 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

Walk of hope for amputees

A Thai orthopaedic surgeon has devoted his life to making free prosthetic limbs for poor amputees.

Lifestyle 18 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

Calm before the storm

'Z Storm' tells the tale of corruption at the highest level.

Family 14 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

Heart & Soul: Why Dad will always be my hero

A vicar, the man ran the household like a mini Soviet co-operative.

Arts 11 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

Colours of rural areas of Malaysia to boost tourism industry

Taylor’s University and the Responsible Rural Tourism Network (RRTN) have launched “Colours of the Wind: Malaysia Rural Tourism” exhibition at the Malaysia Tourism Centre (Matic) Art Gallery, in conjunction with Visit Malaysia Year 2014.

People 08 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM

Nowhere to go: Making a case for the homeless

The ever-growing number of homeless people highlights the need for a policy that protects their interests and looks after their welfare and security.

Wellness 31 May 2014 | 4:00 PM

In bed with 'selfie': Why our photographic narcissism is becoming dangerous

Selfies are a reflection of who we are to ourselves and the world — but relentless selfie-taking accompanied with pleas for validation may point to issues of self worth and body image.

Europe 31 May 2014 | 3:01 AM

Museum's Woodstock vibes

BY the time you get to Woodstock, you still have 113km to go to find the natural amphitheater that became the hallowed ground of rock ’n’ roll with the Woodstock music festival in 1969, a kind of ceremonial end to the 1960s.

Asia & Oceania 22 May 2014 | 10:00 PM

Urbexer - Forbidden fruit for urban adventurers

Daring ‘urban explorers’ get high on history and sometimes going against authority.

Family 15 May 2014 | 4:00 PM

Encourage outdoor play

The South East Asian Nutrition Surveys (Seanuts) found that sedentary lifestyle is a worrying trend resulting in over-nutrition and vitamin D deficiency.