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When it comes to automotive objects of desire very few classic cars are as rare as a genuine Lightweight Jaguar E-Type or a Shelby 298 Cobra. But such rarity means that owning one is an impossible dream, even with the deepest pockets, unless of...
If you're not sure of the best way to improve your cardiovascular health, results of a US study suggest that it doesn't matter whether you choose to improve your diet, fitness, or both, as long as you lose weight.   Carried out by a...
Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as certain brain and reproductive tumors, international researchers said Wednesday. A report in the New England Journal of Medicine...
France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town after it was challenged by rights groups.   In a judgement expected to set a precedent, the State Council ruled that local...
Netflix is poking fun at North Korea's recent foray into on-demand TV, calling itself a "Manbang knockoff" on its Twitter bio.   The tongue-in-cheek change to the Netflix US bio comes after Pyongyang proudly unveiled a video...
Turkey wants to repair its ties with Egypt, after relations soured over the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Saturday. Relations between Ankara and Cairo took a nosedive after the Egyptian...
Crooner Craig David is set to drop a new album next month, marking his first full record since Signed Sealed Delivered in 2010.   The album, titled Following My Intuition, is slated for a September 30 debut, and includes 14 new tracks, with an...
Hollywood action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger launched a new sports festival in Hong Kong on Friday, telling the stressed-out city to remember to balance mind and body.   The Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival this weekend includes...
While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may happen in up to five per cent of cases, especially when the tattooing was carried out in unhygienic settings.    The...
A new large-scale study suggests that eating a diet rich in fruit and vegetables can boost your happiness as well as your health.   Carried out by researchers at the University of Warwick, England and the University of Queensland, Australia,...