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Journalist hits the headlines with his private kitchen

FOLLOWING years of traveling and investigating stories on the dark side, French journalist and now chef Gil Gonzalez Foerster decided to slow down and recuperate in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture ...

February 11, 2018, Sunday


Nairobi rap king inspiring a slum generation

Like most youngsters in Nairobi’s largest slum, Henry Ohanga grew up believing he would never amount to anything....

February 4, 2018, Sunday


Kung fu champion fighting for home recognition

Egypt’s Moataz Radi, or “Mizo,” competes successfully with China’s top kung fu fighters in international championships, but yearns for recognition in his own country where football dominates....

February 4, 2018, Sunday


Metcalf flutters at ‘Lady Bird’ Oscar thought

Laurie Metcalf has won three Emmys and a Tony Award in her nearly 40-year year career, but the veteran stage and screen actress still feels uncomfortable in front of a camera....

December 24, 2017, Sunday


‘Poker Princess’ plays a winning hand

JESSICA Chastain initially struggled to relate to Molly Bloom, the former ski champion and “Poker Princess” hostess to the rich and famous at Hollywood’s most exclusive high stakes card tables. It wasn’t ...

December 24, 2017, Sunday


Out of America: a Chinese comic’s return

Joe Wong, a Chinese-American who earned fame in the US as the first Asian comedian on the “Late Show with David Letterman,” decided to return home to try to make audiences in China laugh....

December 10, 2017, Sunday


After dizzying rise, a history-making star is born

SHE made history of sorts at age 20 by becoming the youngest singer ever to win the Metropolitan Opera’s vocal competition. Now, at the age of 29, Nadine Sierra is on the brink of stardom. It’s been a ...

December 10, 2017, Sunday


Batman ‘geek’ spends time between US Senate, Caped Crusader’s Gotham City

THIS Batman mega fan calls himself “a bit of a geek,” but everyone else calls him senator — as in US Senator Patrick Leahy, a veteran Democratic lawmaker. The 77-year-old Leahy is such a fan of the Caped ...

December 10, 2017, Sunday


Bruno Mars feels the music in bones for TV special

WHEN Bruno Mars hit the stage for his first TV special, he could feel the music — in his bones and his veins — and it shows. Mars’ energetic and slick dance moves and smooth vocals are at the forefront ...

December 3, 2017, Sunday


Stars’ unguarded moments captured on lens

HONG Kong photographer Wing Shya has made a name for himself in fashion, cinema and entertainment industry. He has worked with Hong Kong’s leading art house film director Wong Kar-Wai, participated in ...

December 3, 2017, Sunday




 

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