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Akshay Kumar takes part in Mumbai Police function, says ‘happy to see the modernization of our police force’, watch

India, Jan. 3 -- Actor Akshay Kumar shared a video of his participation in a Mumbai Police function on Saturday. It was for the inauguration of self-balancing vehicles, acquired by the city police. Sharing the dias with ministers from Government of Maharashtra and police officials,...

TikTok keeps ticking in US as deadline for asset sale passes

by Glenn CHAPMAN TikTok continued serving up short videos in the US despite missing a Trump administration deadline to come up with an acceptable deal to put its American assets into US hands. Talks between TikTok parent ByteDance and government negotiators were continuing despite the missed...

‘Fashion requires constant and relentless evolution’, says Federico Marchetti

India, Dec. 5 -- While customers think of what they're going to wear tomorrow, designers and fashion houses think one season ahead. Federico Marchetti, on the other hand, has been ahead of the curve by years. "My philosophy is to find a balance between the...

Sushmita Sen is ‘unshakeable’ at 45 and this video from her ‘birthday tradition’ is proof | Watch

India - "What is this behaviour, Sushmita?" is our first awestruck reaction after picking up our jaws from the floor that had instantly dropped on seeing the former Miss Universe's "birthday tradition" workout video. Turning 45 years old, Sushmita Sen looked as young, energetic...

Still confused about using MySejahtera SOP at fuel stations? Here’s a quick reminder

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 12 -- The recent confusion over whether Malaysians need to record their visit at petrol stations when refueling their vehicles has now been resolved with a full set of rules by the National Security Council earlier this week, but what can...

Translation tools, air purifiers: face masks go high-tech

by Catherine Lai / with Harumi Ozawa in Tokyo From monitoring vital signs to filtering filthy air and even translating speech into other languages, the coronavirus-fuelled boom in mask-wearing has spawned an unusual range of high-tech face coverings. As masks become the norm worldwide, tech companies...

TraceTogether check-ins to be made compulsory at public venues by year end

The multi-ministry task force tackling Covid-19 announced on Tuesday (Oct 20) that by end-December checking in with the TraceTogether app or token will be mandatory at all public venues. At a virtual press conference, the task force announced that members of the public will no...

Why Beijing may want to keep Trump in the White House

by Patrick BAERT Donald Trump has frustrated and enraged China during a tumultuous first term, but Beijing may welcome his re-election as it scans the horizon for the decline of its superpower rival. Relations are as icy as at any time since formal ties were established...

China’s super rich got $1.5 trillion richer during pandemic: report

China’s super wealthy have earned a record $1.5 trillion in 2020, more than the past five years combined, as e-commerce and gaming boomed during pandemic lockdowns, an annual rich list said Tuesday. An extra 257 people also joined the billionaires club in the world’s number-two...

Gerak Independent wants Malaysians to retake political power from parties

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct. 12 -- The fall of Barisan Nasional in 2018 after six decades in power changed Malaysia's political landscape. It has opened up avenues to more political players heading into the next general election, including a group of NGOs called Gerak Independent with...