The human hand: a triumph of evolution – from opposable thumbs to fingerprints similar...

Have you ever thought about your hands? After millions of years of evolution, they have developed into a highly useful part of our...

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station

A peaceful rally at a metro station in Hong Kong descended into a clash between protesters and police as the city entered the...

Baidu chief Robin Li calls for bold moves to ‘get back on top’ as...

(Aug 21): The company briefly slipped out of China’s internet top five by market value recently, amid new competition in the search business. Baidu...

Iranian-backed militia blames US and Israel for attacks on bases in Iraq

An Iranian-backed militia in Iraq has accused the US and Israel of involvement in an alleged drone strike on a munitions warehouse near...

US and Mexico resolve tomato trade spat

Mexican producers have reached a deal with the US to halt an anti-dumping investigation that had led to the imposition of 17.5 per...

Lebanon sees high chances of offshore discovery, reforms on track — minister

BEIRUT (Aug 21): Lebanon has high chances of making an offshore energy discovery once drilling gets underway from November or December and its...

China to join Russia in war games as Beijing’s ties to Washington unravel

China will join Russia and six other countries in a six-day military exercise involving about 128,000 service personnel next month, a sign of...

Hong Kong protesters clash with cops

Hundreds of masked protesters used bins and ticket machines as barricades against riot police at a flashpoint Hong Kong metro station, where they...

Utusan Malaysia, Kosmo! fly off shelves day after public appeal to rescue them

A ‘sold out’ sign for the Utusan Malaysia daily at a shop in Cheras this afternoon.PETALING JAYA: The Utusan Malaysia and Kosmo! dailies...