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  • Bright lights and delicious offers

    October 16, 2017 2:49 AM 95

    STARBUCKS Malaysia celebrates the Festival of Lights, which is also fondly referred to as Deepavali or Diwali, with the release of the Starbucks Diwali 2017 Card. Rangoli is a form of art crafted by the Indians using coloured rice or sand, adorned with fragrant flower petals. The rangoli is often created on a flat surfaced floor; in Hindu homes, they are showcased

  • Harvey Weinstein expelled from Academy of Motion Pictures

    October 15, 2017 2:40 AM 90

    LOS ANGELES: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expelled producer Harvey Weinstein on Saturday, after allegations that he sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women over the past three decades, a sharp smack for a Hollywood mogul known for powering a string of films to Oscar gold. The academy said in a statement that its 54-member

  • Here's What REALLY Happened When The Obamas Vacationed With Richard Branson

    October 13, 2017 6:55 PM 329

    The billionaire tells all, including dancing on a bar. Aside from kiteboarding and wearing flip-flops, the couple also got down ― er, up ― on the dance floor at the end of their 10-day trip back in January, Branson writes. On the last night they had the delightful idea of holding a party for all the staff on Necker and Moskito [Island] they had come into contact

  • Ex-Miramax Exec Totally Denies Delivering Young Women to Harvey Weinstein’s Hotel Room

    October 13, 2017 2:19 PM 88

    Fabrizio Lombardo, an ex-Miramax executive, totally didn’t do all the creepy stuff he’s been accused of doing, he tells the Guardian. Lombardo’s name has surfaced multiple times in the fallout of the three dozen sexual-misconduct allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein. Asia Argento, who said Weinstein forcibly performed oral sex on her in 1997, named

  • Harvey Weinstein is being judged prematurely, says Oliver Stone

    October 13, 2017 4:30 AM 89

    BUSAN (AFP) - Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone said producer Harvey Weinstein was being "condemned by a vigilante system" as people rush to pass judgement on allegations he sexually abused and raped multiple women. Stone said on Friday that he believed the industry and the public were prematurely judging Weinstein. "I'm a believer in you wait till this thing

  • Hamleys reveals top 10 kids Christmas presents for 2017

    October 12, 2017 6:09 PM 89

    Those on the list at Hamleys central London store include Tyler, the Playful Tiger – a cuddly toy cub that can talk. Fisher-Price’s Dance & Move BeatBo – a robot which teaches tots songs and dance moves – makes the cut too. With the release of the Star Wars: The Last Jedi in December, a Lego version of the rolling BB-8 robot is on the list alongside

  • Andre Chiang on closing his two-Michelin-starred restaurant: Time to move on and pursue other passions

    October 12, 2017 12:44 PM 90

    He has done all that he wants to do and it is time to move on to his other passions, said chef Andre Chiang, who rocked the food world here yesterday when he announced that he would close two-Michelin-starred Restaurant Andre on Feb 14 next year. Speaking to The Straits Times, the Taiwan-born chef said: "I just felt it was the perfect time. I have done everything

  • Bruno Mars to bring 24K Magic tour to Singapore on May 6

    October 12, 2017 3:50 AM 88

    SINGAPORE: Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Bruno Mars will perform in Singapore as part of his 24K Magic world tour on May 6 next year. The concert will be held at the Singapore Indoor Stadium and tickets are priced at S$348, S$298, S$288, S$248 and S$168, according to concert organiser Live Nation Lushington SG. Ticket sales will start on Oct 19 at 10am at www.sportshubtix

  • Bruno Mars to perform in Singapore on May 6

    October 12, 2017 3:35 AM 85

    Grammy award-winning singer Bruno Mars will be returning to Singapore on May 6 next year for a one-night performance at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The 32-year-old is currently on The 24K Magic World Tour, which has seen the star perform in Europe, Northe America and Australia so far. He last performed in Singapore in 2014. For his upcoming concert

  • Miss Universe Singapore winner wows judges with grace, confidence

    October 11, 2017 9:17 PM 87

    The newest Miss Universe Singapore, Ms Manuela Blanka Bruntraeger, is likely more used to wearing a helmet than a crown - the 24-year-old is a welding expert and creates art out of metal. Ms Bruntraeger, who recently graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Lasalle College of the Arts, beat 19 other finalists at the grand finale of the pageant, held at Resorts