27 Aug 2016
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,...
20 Aug 2016
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...
19 Aug 2016
Two U.S. Olympic swimmers flew home from Brazil on Thursday after a local crowd jeered them, calling them "liars" and "fakes", and police accused them of fabricating a story about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio...
16 Aug 2016
Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad came to the Rio Games determined to show the world that Muslim-American women could compete in elite sports.
And the 30-year-old from New Jersey, the first US Olympian to wear a hijab — a headscarf worn by...
10 Aug 2016
An Indian photographer is enjoying a fabulous Italian honeymoon — without his honey.
That's because just two days before Faizan Patel and his wife Sana were supposed to leave for their two-week trip, she realized she had lost...
01 Aug 2016
A new US study suggests that how a couple divides up both paid and unpaid labor in and out of the home is linked with the risk of divorce.
It has been thought previously that it is the couple's financial status which could be linked to...
23 Jul 2016
Although it has long been assumed that reading is good for your mental health, there has been little evidence so far to prove it. However in a new review published this week a professor from the University of Toronto, Canada, argues that...
23 Jul 2016
Whether you’re on vacation or just relaxing in the garden at home, these five new light fiction novels will provide the perfect escape, hammock or no hammock.
The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
A New York Times...
21 Jul 2016
Egyptian adventurer Galal Zekri Chatila has set out on his latest and boldest journey — to climb the highest peak on each continent and plant the Egyptian flag, with the aim of raising funds for grass-roorts charity projects.
20 Jul 2016
Earlier this year, the Layan publishing house announced a project to gather and publish the personal stories of Egyptian women who had been through divorce and managed to rebuild their lives, even finding a degree of happiness, whether...