Oscar best actor race is tale of two opposites
2/24/2017 3:46:42 PM (GMT+7)
 Denzel Washington plays a talkative, bombastic, larger-than-life dad whose personality leaps off the screen.

'Alarming' superbugs a risk to people, animals and food, EU warns
2/23/2017 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Superbug bacteria found in people, animals and food across the European Union pose an "alarming" threat to public and animal health having evolved to resist widely used antibiotics,


 
China to speed up steel output cuts to curb winter pollution
2/23/2017 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 China will ratchet up planned steel production cuts and target illegal factories in an effort to reduce pollution during the winter, an official said on Wednesday.

Many U.S. cancer patients struggle to afford life-saving medications
2/23/2017 3:05:00 PM (GMT+7)
 As cancer drug costs rise, U.S. cancer patients are more likely than other medical patients to struggle with paying for prescription medications,


 
David Bowie's 'Blackstar' wins British album prize at Brit Awards
2/23/2017 1:12:00 PM (GMT+7)
 David Bowie was named the winner of the Mastercard British Album of the Year prize for "Blackstar" at the BRIT Awards in London on Wednesday.

Angelina Jolie says 'we'll always be a family' despite divorce
2/23/2017 12:56:49 PM (GMT+7)
 Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday she hoped her family would be stronger after her divorce from Brad Pitt, but that the actress still thinks of him as a wonderful father.


 
Asia stocks ease, dollar steadies after Fed-led losses
2/23/2017 10:19:06 AM (GMT+7)
 Asian stocks pulled back from a 19-month high on Thursday, while the dollar tried to steady from losses suffered in the wake of the U.S. Federal Reserve minutes indicating a cautious approach to more interest rate increases.

Life expectancy study shows many likely to live beyond 90 by 2030
2/22/2017 2:22:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Average life expectancy will rise in many countries by 2030, breaking through 90 years in some places, and policymakers need to make more efforts to plan for it,


 
Lights! Camera! Action! Getting ready for the Oscars' red carpet
2/22/2017 11:31:00 AM (GMT+7)
It's not just women who are getting ready for the Oscars' red carpet on Sunday. Employing everything from paint to cosmetic procedures, Hollywood's leading men are increasingly getting a little help to look their best

Exclusive: Facebook in talks to live stream one MLB game per week – sources
2/22/2017 10:30:14 AM (GMT+7)
 Facebook Inc (FB.O) is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer more live sports,


 
France to cull 600,000 more ducks as fights bird flu virus
2/21/2017 4:34:00 PM (GMT+7)
 France will cull a further 600,000 ducks as part of efforts to prevent a spread of the H5N8 bird flu virus, the country's farming minister Stephane Le Foll said on Tuesday.

'La La Land' has Hollywood singing a different tune on musicals
2/21/2017 11:00:25 AM (GMT+7)
From "Singin' in the Rain" to "The Wizard of Oz," musicals haven't traditionally seen much love from the Oscars. But "La La Land" has changed all that, tapping into a desire for escapism and sending Hollywood scrambling to dust off its dancing shoes.


 

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