snoring / sleeping
Social pressures are forcing people to cut back on their sleep, contributing to a “global sleep crisis,” according to a new study based on research collected through a smartphone app. It enabled...
The Arab Spring in 2011 was a hurricane of political change across the region and its aftermath continues to be felt by millions, including in war-torn Syria. Hundreds of thousands of Syrians displaced from their...
Tablets / smartphones
(Reuters Health) - Parents searching for elusive work-life balance may see smartphones and tablets as a way to escape the office in time to be home for dinner each night, but these gadgets can also be a huge distraction...
"Friuli's Friulano, Ribolla Gialla and Malvasia are the darlings of smart wine lists the world over," says Lonely Planet. Monte Lussari (pictured) is a ski resort in winter and offers cable car views in summer.
THE number crunchers at TripAdvisor have done the math and come up with a few guidelines on the best time to book hotels for the winter holidays. For hotel stays in the US, for example, it's best to hold off...
When Ines Chou was planning her "Golden Week" holiday, it was Britain's history and heritage rather than its high street shops that lured her to the country. Chou was among a record six million Chinese...


Abdullah Mohamed Hani Zaher, 23, hopes for a fair trail as state prosecutors build their case...


100 books for a lifetime of cooking and drinking
Chef Traci Des Jardins' most treasured cookbook is a battle-worn copy of...
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AFP | Lufthansa aircraft at the Franz-Josef-Strauss-Airport in Munich, southern Germany, on September 10, 2014
Frequent fliers know that in the competitive world of modern airlines, it takes...
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Client Viola Sanon has her finger pricked for a blood sugar test in the Family Van in Boston, Massachusetts, August 9, 2010.
Obstructive sleep apnea is linked with an increased risk of developing type 2...
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Taking inspiration from online accommodation service Airbnb, a young Egyptian...
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