Jakarta foodies launch tour to explore hidden culinary gems along the MRT line

After decades, Jakarta finally has its MRT system and what better way for passengers to wait for their trains to arrive than by indulging...

Seven cervical cancer risks to know

Cervical cancer is the third-most common cancer among women in the world. It is also the second-most frequent cause of cancer-related death. For women...

Robert Pattinson, Nicholas Hoult in the running for Batman: Reports

Director Matt Reeves may be eyeing British talent to replace Ben Affleck in the title role in “The Batman.” Robert Pattinson, 32, and Nicholas Hoult,...

‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’: Dull farewell to first-generation superhero film franchise

Twentieth Century Fox’s flagship superhero franchise finally concludes with another adaptation of Chris Claremont’s The Dark Phoenix Saga – a popular Marvel Comics storyline that...

Brazilian judge orders Netflix to stop showing gay Jesus movie

A Brazilian judge ordered the streaming entertainment service Netflix to stop showing a controversial movie depicting Jesus as a gay man, according to court...

Map of world’s uncharted ocean beds takes shape despite crisis

Plans to map the entire ocean floor by 2030 are going ahead despite the challenges of the coronavirus crisis, officials leading the project said,...

Study finds that some women go on a date for a free meal, not...

If you think the object of your affection said yes to your dinner invitation because she likes you, you might have to think again....

Japan youth sleep 8 hours a day, longer than 10 years ago: Survey

Japanese in their 20s and early 30s sleep about eight hours a day, 40 to 50 minutes longer than 10 years ago, as they...

Laundry ad promoting working women sparks furor in Pakistan

A US detergent advert that encourages women to pursue careers has sparked a debate over women's rights in conservative Pakistan, with critics urging people to...

Madrid high heels run defies gravity, homophobia

Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the center of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat...

From Rich Brian to festivals: The colorful year in music

It's safe to say that 2019 has provided music fans with a lot to chew on from a variety of angles. From the increasing convergence...

Five fantasy book series to read after ‘Game of Thrones’ ends

The end of the Game of Thrones television series marks the end of an era. Despite that the book series on which the TV...

Japan under pressure over past hunting of endangered whales

Japan insisted Friday it no longer hunts endangered sei whales in international waters but faced accusations of still violating a wildlife treaty by allowing...

Cathy Sharon launches makeup line for Asian women

Model and presenter Cathy Sharon launched a makeup line called Sada by Cathy Sharon on Aug. 23. For the debut collection, the brand offers six...

Banned! New York sends plastic bags packing

Consumerist mecca New York targets its throwaway culture this weekend with a ban on single-use plastic bags that has been years in the making...

Over 23 million Netflix accounts worldwide tune in to ‘When They See Us’

The drama series based on the “Central Park Five” case has been watched by more than 23 million Netflix accounts worldwide, the series creator...

South Korean actress faces Thai jail for reality TV stunt

A South Korean actress faces up to five years in a Thai jail for catching endangered giant clams in a reality TV stunt, an...

Folk mainstay Arlo Guthrie reflects on ‘transformative’ Woodstock experience

Performer Arlo Guthrie doesn't remember sleeping or eating during 1969's Woodstock festival, nor does he remember whether he took any drugs. He does remember walking...

British royal birth fires up baby name betting

"James", "Arthur", "Philip" and "Albert" led the list of bookmakers' favorites on Monday for the name of the new baby of Prince Harry and...

Holocaust ‘masterpiece’ causes uproar at Venice film festival

A searing adaptation of one of most controversial books about the Holocaust divided critics at the Venice film festival Wednesday, with some fighting each...

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