Belgium’s brutality in Africa haunts refurbished museum

Belgium’s notorious Africa Museum reopens on Saturday after a five-year restoration that curators hope will bury its reputation as a colonialist holdover. Treasures looted from the continent have bee...

In the spirit of Christmas

While asked on the feedback of the Grand Margherita Hotel Kuching’s Christmas’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, the first thing Hope Place’s founder, Kelvin Wan, said was, “Christmas...

NASA’s InSight lander ‘hears’ wind on Mars

Humans can now hear the haunting, low rumble of wind on Mars for the first time, after NASA’s InSight lander captured vibrations from the breeze on the Red Planet, the US space agency said recently. ...

McDonald’s unveils plan for cutting antibiotics in beef

McDonald’s announced a plan on Tuesday for a phased reduction of antibiotics in beef, expanding a health-oriented reform to a new meat source other than chicken. The fast-food giant described a three...

Durian Swiss Roll Cake

Durian swiss roll is a layer of soft and fluffy cake rolled with luscious durian cream. If you like easy durian cake recipes, this swiss roll recipe is a must try. Alternatively, you can use fresh ma...

‘Weighty’ measures to tackle obesity epidemic

People around the world are getting increasingly heavier. Chile is one country attempting to stop the obesity epidemic with drastic measures, while other Latin American nations are doing less about i...

China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing

China launched a rover early Saturday destined to land on the far side of the moon, a global first that would boost Beijing’s ambitions to become a space superpower, state media said. The Chang’e-4 l...