Category: Lifestyle

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staffOctober 6, 2018

Banksy artwork shreds itself after £1m sale at Sotheby’s

A stencil spray painting by elusive artist Banksy shredded itself after it was sold for more than £1m. The framed ...

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staffSeptember 9, 2018

Five cities that are more liveable than ever

Navigating a new place can be challenging no matter where in the world it is, but these five cities make ...

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staffSeptember 7, 2018

Music Stars Endorse Unhealthy Food, Drinks

Recording artists are frequently the face of commercial products — and children and adolescents are frequently their target audience. Now, ...

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staffSeptember 7, 2018

Why do we believe in gods

Religious beliefs are not linked to intuition or rational thinking, according to new research by the universities of Coventry and ...

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staffSeptember 7, 2018

Centuries-Old Spanish Sculptures Restored

Religious artifacts have yet again fallen prey to amateur artists wanting to jazz them up with, for example, a fresh ...

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staffSeptember 2, 2018

Hong Kong dim sum favorite faces uncertain future

Impatient diners crowd around carts of steaming dim sum steered by fierce “trolley aunties” at Hong Kong’s Lin Heung Tea ...

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staffAugust 30, 2018

Ancient Chinese painting expected to fetch $51 million

A nearly 1000-year-old ink painting by one of China’s greatest literati masters Su Shi is expected to fetch US$51 million ...

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staffAugust 9, 2018

British Museum to return looted antiquities to Iraq

The British Museum said Thursday it is returning to Iraq a collection of 5,000-year-old looted antiquities seized from a London ...

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staffAugust 6, 2018

World’s most-starred chef Joel Robuchon dead at 73

Joel Robuchon, a master chef who shook up the stuffy world of French haute cuisine by wowing palates with the ...

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staffJuly 14, 2018

Archaeologists in Egypt discover mummification workshop

Archaeologists say they have discovered a mummification workshop dating back some 2,500 years at an ancient necropolis near Egypt’s famed ...