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4 immigration officers, 3 others held over smuggling of Bangladeshis through KLIA
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:06

PUTRAJAYA: Four immigration officers and three individuals have been detained to assist investigations into the smuggling of Bangladeshis through Kual...

Stock in China’s Sunac plunges after it seeks to raise US$1 billion through share placement
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:18

Shares of property developer Sunac China Holdings slumped by as much as 10 per cent on Friday after it said it would raise HK$ 7.82 billion (US$ 1 b...

Turtles Survive Frigid Hibernations By Breathing Through Their Butts
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 21:35

To breathe or not to breathe, that is the question. What would happen if you were submerged in a pond where the water temperature hovered just above ...

Western Brands Cultivate Thanksgiving Culture in China Through Marketing Campaigns
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:42

On November 16, the official WeChat account of Coach announced the launch of its Thanksgiving campaign to Chinese consumers. The Thanksgiving campaign...

Two Prokofiev Pieces To Get You Through A Holiday Weekend
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:23

I’m having such a good time reading about Prokofiev, so much so that I do not care any longer if Prokofiev month feels like a chore to readers. Prok...

Racing Through Dust: A Biker's Shot at a World Record
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:12

Stacie B. London needs less than 1.4 mph to break a world record. In the days before the race, she rebuilds her motorcycle and processes losing a fell...

2017 Urb-E Sport GT First Ride | Charging through the last mile
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:55

Filed under: Green,First Ride,Technology We first saw the Urb-E at CES. Smitten by its unusual, space-efficient design, range, a...

Sellers can now invoice buyers through PayPal’s new chat extension for Messenger
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:54

 PayPal and Facebook are expanding their integrations today with the launch of an extension for Messenger that allows PayPal sellers to invoice b...

Injured Warner sends a scare through Aussie camp
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:41

A neck injury to key opener David Warner keeps him out of Australia's penultimate pre-Ashes training session, but the vice-captain is confident he wil...

Bitcoin hits record high after smashing through $8,000 for first time
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:47

LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin hit a new record high on Monday after smashing through the $ 8,000 level for the first time over the weekend, marking an a...

How the Kindle was designed through 10 years and 15 generations
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:56

 The Kindle has become one of the most ubiquitous pieces of specialty electronics in the world since it launched 10 years ago, but the device has...

Investors in Chinese start-ups still eye exits through digital currency offerings
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:49

(SCMP) Founders and seed investors in Chinese technology companies are coming up with more innovative ways of exiting their investments, with some e...

Frugal Traveler: A Trip Through the Stunning, Rock-Hewed Churches of Ethiopia
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:27

Ethiopia is one of the more exciting places to visit in the world right now: An attractive mix of ancient tradition and rapid modernization. NYT > Tr...

A walk through the west by Jaughn Bearen
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 02:42

A walk through the west by Jaughn Bearen 49 Follow me on Instagram @jaughnbearen Jau...

Team Nepal push through unexpected heat to win Oxfam Trailwalker while Beauty and the Beasts break record
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:54

Team Nepal battled the 30 degrees Celsius heat to win the Oxfam Trailwalker in 12 hours, one minute. Beauty and the Beasts broke the mixed team record...

Fire rips through Cameroon parliament
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:15

An investigation is under way into the blaze which began in the capital, Yaoundé, in the early hours of this morning. BBC News - Africa

Commuters urged to help stop suicides through small talk
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:42

The "Small Talk Saves Lives" campaign aims to prevent suicides on the UK's rail network. BBC News - Health

What’s New for Holidays at the Disneyland Resort, Returning November 10 through January 7
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:29

The holidays begin here! Beginning November 10, some of your returning favorites will feature a bit more magic during Holidays at the Disneyland Resor...

'Help newcomers feel at home': P.E.I. plans to boost population through immigration
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:28

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, cli...

Security camera footage shows car chase go through Ehime shopping mall
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:31

Over a nearly one-hour period on Monday, a 41-year-old male driver accompanied by his mother caused multiple accidents in Matsuyama City as he led Ehi...

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