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Art on a chopping board: An Insta series celebrates unsung heroes of the kitchen

India, Jan. 1 -- "It had to begin with the potato," says Devi Menon, 40, of her Instagram food art series. "My mother, who lives in Kerala, cooks amazing dishes with potatoes that I have sorely missed since we moved to the UK." In that...

Boris Johnson’s father seeks French citizenship

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's father Stanley confirmed plans on Thursday to seek French citizenship as the free movement of Britons in the EU comes to an end under the Brexit pact delivered by his son. Speaking to France's RTL radio in French, Stanley Johnson...

Alia Bhatt adds the oomph factor to sultry winter fashion in white pullover, denim shorts

India -- Having posted enough pictures of herself in regal black dresses, Gully Boy star Alia Bhatt added the oomph factor to sultry winter fashion with her latest picture in a refreshing white pullover. Looking cute as a button, Alia brushed aside our Monday...

I feel people will identify with my experience, says Anupam Kher

India -- Actor Anupam Kher, who in 2019 released his autobiography titled Lessons Life Taught Me Unknowingly, recently released a book detailing his account of the lockdown. The actor admits that writing the book, Your Best Day is Today, was not something that he had...

China pays homage to Beethoven, who has a fan base in country

India -- German composer Ludwig van Beethoven's "Symphony No.5 in C Minor" was among the compositions chosen to be played at the prestigious National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Beijing to mark China's national day on October 1. Performed by the Beijing Symphony...

Report: Thomas says becoming AG showed him Malaysian politics ‘worse’ than he thought

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 16 -- Former attorney general Tan Sri Tommy Thomas said holding the highest legal office in the country had exposed him to the true nature of Malaysian politicians. He made the remarks in a legal podcast that was reported by The Edge. Thomas...

Feeling stressed? Book a forest bathing experience at The Habitat Penang Hill

GEORGE TOWN, Oct. 11 -- In recent years, the Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku or the act of immersing fully in Nature using all five senses has been gaining traction. Translated, shinrin-yoku is forest bathing; shinrin means forest and yoku means bath. It is not an...

Joyce Cheng plans to freeze her eggs

Hong Kong celebrity Joyce Cheng plans to freeze her eggs because she is single now and having children is one of her ‘life missions’. The celebrity may only be 33 but she is planning for a future where she hopes to start a family. She...

Prince William reportedly broke up with Kate Middleton over the phone in 2007

Prince William and Kate Middleton may be having a fairytale romance but it was not like this before they tie the knot. In 2007, Prince William allegedly broke up with Kate Middleton over the phone. Book author Robert Lacey wrote about how Kate had to...

Khloe Kardashian, Tristan Thompson and True enjoy pumpkin party

Reality star Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson are celebrating Halloween with their daughter True. Last Saturday (Oct 4), the Good American co-founder, 36, uploaded Instagram photos from an autumn-themed family party where True, 2, was seen painting her pumpkin blue as her father, Thompson,...