New reforms will make UAE a global education hotspot

Abu Dhabi (UAE) October 29: The UAE is positioning itself to be a popular education destination for international and local students through its recent visa...

Tech talk: An end to your ticket booking woes

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 29: Remember the good old times (well, not really) when you had to physically go to a cinema to buy tickets days...

Nest I/O brings 021Disrupt conference on entrepreneurship, innovation to Karachi

Karachi (Islamabad) [Pakistan] October 29: Tech incubator The Nest I/O will hold the second instalment of its flagship conference on entrepreneurship and innovation, 021Disrupt, at...

This pakora curry recipe will even win over meat lovers

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 29: Gram or chickpea flour, more popularly known as besan, is a highly nutritious food with lots of health benefits.

Vogue magazine to launch in Hong Kong, publisher Conde Nast confirms

Hong Kong (Asia): International lifestyle magazine publisher Conde Nast has confirmed a Post report it is entering the Hong Kong market. It will launch a...

Indoor-outdoor living in Hong Kong: organic design blurs the boundaries

Beijing (China) October 29: The perfect home usually requires a few must-haves. Sometimes, after the basics are taken care of, it comes down to just...

Inside an entrepreneur's Hong Kong penthouse, where art and maximalism unite

Hong Kong (Asia) October 29: Some homes have a focal point, be it a feature wall, a staircase or a chandelier. But this Pok Fu...

How many people sleep rough in England and how are they counted?

England (UK) Oct 29: Chancellor Philip Hammond is expected to introduce a new tax on foreign property buyers in the Budget in order to raise...

Biltmore Hotel, Miami - review

Miami (USA) Oct 29: Where is it?

Weather: Sunday could get messy with a rain-snow mix

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 29: The good news is that your snowman won't be hanging around for Halloween, but Environment Canada's Special Weather Statement continues for...

After 1 year, Ottawa man wraps up zero-waste experiment

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 29: 'The planet Earth is like a big spaceship that we're all on and we have to look after it'.

Syrian soap store opens second Calgary location

Calgary (Canada) Oct 29: A multi-generational company built on thousands of years of Syrian tradition has now opened a second location at Calgary's North Hill...

5 Calgary restaurants make list of top 50 in Canada with vegetarian...

Calgary (Canada) Oct 29: Bridgette Bar, Calcutta Cricket Club, Donna Mac, Koi, and Ten Foot Henry chosen by Open Table users.

Calgary group calls Halloween costumes depicting Indigenous women "dehumanizing"

Calgary (Canada) Oct 29: A Calgary-based group is asking trick-or-treaters to avoid costumes that they say depict Indigenous women in a stereotypical and negative way.

Calgary Catholic diocese removes priest after allegations of sexual misconduct

Calgary (Canada) Oct 29: The Roman Catholic Diocese of Calgary has placed a priest on administrative leave after receiving allegations of sexual misconduct.

Floor-cleaning robots just the start, says Vancouver company

Vancouver (Canada) Oct 29: A Vancouver company founded by three University of British Columbia graduates has developed a technology that transforms conventional floor cleaning machines...

Vancouver Weather: A risk of a thunderstorm Sunday

Vancouver (Canada) Oct 29: VANCOUVER, B.C.: Oct. 28, 2018 - We have a dreary week ahead of us weather-wise, Vancouver.

Volcano survivor vows to spread safety message for 2 lost friends

Tokyo (Japan) October 28: On the slope of Mount Ontakesan, a man vowed to continue pushing for safety so that people would never forget...

Tourists travel in style to hot spring resort on 'footbath train'

Tokyo (Japan) October 28: Tourists wanting to dip their toes in the water of "onsen" baths can get off to a good start with a...

Under tight security, 'The Scream' set for debut in Japan

Tokyo (Japan) Oct 28: "The Scream," Norwegian artist Edvard Munch's masterpiece that was stolen in 2004, underwent final preparations on Oct. 24 ahead of its...

Traditional kamigata arts bridge language barrier to woo tourists

Tokyo (Japan), October 28: OSAKA - As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics approach, attempts are being made to introduce traditional performing arts in kamigata...

Shoso-in splendor

Tokyo (Japan) Oct 28: Visitors look at an exquisite octagonal box, decorated with shellfish inlay, amber and other materials that depict flowers and birds on...

Town nears 100 yrs of making baseball gloves

Tokyo (Japan) October 28: The National High School Baseball Championship celebrated its 100th tournament this summer, and the winning teams of professional baseball's Central and...

This baker-turned-fitness instructor created a haven of sisterhood right in her driveway

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 28: There is a driveway in Karachi that has seen more women toiling away than any other.

Deepak Perwani celebrates 24 years with a post-FPW solo show

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 28: "It's been 24 years [to my brand]," Deepak Perwani had told me a few months ago, "and I'd like to celebrate...

Is a bridal expo the missing link in Karachi's booming wedding business?

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 28: The Wedding Atelier, the two day-long event that took place last week at the Pearl Continental Hotel in Karachi, may have...

Pakistani women are getting their faces tattooed with permanent make-up. Here's why

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 28: Five years ago, when Zehra Kachelo was visiting her daughter in Hanoi, Vietnam, she noticed that a lot of women looked...