The director and star of Falling admits a tough day on set led to moments of doubt for himself and his leading actor.
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on 1 December rejected the suggestion that he had the final say on the fate of the 38 Oxley Road property.
Amid a challenging economic climate, four car enthusiasts in Singapore have still gone ahead in pursuing their interest by starting up a car consignment business.
Michael Gove has poured cold water on any suggestion that the Government is planning to create “vaccine passports”. The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster said they had no plans to create vaccine passports for access to hospitality and entertainment venues after the Covid-19 jab is introduced. Asked on Sky News whether people will need a vaccine passport to go to the pub, Mr Gove replied: “No. The most important thing to do is to make sure we vaccinate as many people as possible.”
Iran’s parliament Tuesday advanced a bill that would end U.N. inspections of its nuclear facilities and require the government to boost its uranium enrichment if European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal do not provide relief from oil and banking sanctions. The vote to debate the bill, which would need to pas through several other stages before becoming law, was a show of defiance after the killing of a prominent Iranian nuclear scientist last month. The bill would give European countries three months to ease sanctions on Iran's key oil and gas sector, and to restore its access to the international banking system.
Non-essential shops in Belgium were reopening Tuesday in the wake of encouraging figures about declining daily coronavirus infection rates and hospital admissions. Belgium, host to the headquarters of the 27-nation European Union, has been one of the hardest-hit countries in Europe during the pandemic. Belgium has reported more than 16,500 deaths linked to the virus during two surges in the spring and the fall.
PETALING JAYA, Dec 1 — It was a year of scrimping and saving, but it was all worth it when Nurhazreen Md Ris managed to achieve her goal — to surprise her mother with a special 54th birthday gift...
UALA LUMPUR, Dec 1 — Parliament passed three ministries’ budgets today, including two by voice vote, after the Opposition only pushed for a bloc vote for one ministry today. Speaker Datuk Seri...
She urged people to show more respect for one another
Asian countries are known for a work culture that embraces long working hours. Unilever, the multinational consumer conglomerate, announced today that it will begin a year-long trial of a four-day work week for its New Zealand-based staff starting this month, with no reduction in pay. The move comes after New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern suggested in May that a four-day work week could be a way to boost tourism and rebuild the economy after the pandemic.
This holiday season, experience a myriad of flavours with Milksha’s new Cocoa Ice Blended Series.
A bright fireball was spotted across western Japan in the early hours of Sunday, November 29, NHK reported.The director of the Akashi Municipal Planetarium in Hyogo Prefecture, Takeshi Inoue, told Japan Today that the meteor would be classed as a bolide due to its brightness. “We believe the last burst of light was as bright as the full moon,” he said.This dashcam footage was shared on YouTube and shows the fireball streaming across the sky in Wakayama. Credit: shige y via Storyful
Residents and staff at Fraser Island’s Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village were urged to prepare to leave on Tuesday, December 1, as a raging fire reached more than 80,000 hectares.“You need to be ready to follow your bushfire survival plan,” the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services said. “If you do not have a plan, or intend to leave, you should be ready to leave the area because the situation could get worse quickly.”Authorities said firefighters “may not be able to protect every property.” Credit: Queensland Fire and Emergency Services via Storyful
New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Mercedes will be without Lewis Hamilton for this coming weekend's Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after the seven-time world champion tested positive for coronavirus.
A group of environmental organizations backed by thousands of Dutch citizens is launching a civil case Tuesday against the energy giant Shell, asking a court to order the multinational to commit to reining in its carbon emissions by 45% by the year 2030. The legal battle led by Milieudefensie, the Dutch arm of Friends of the Earth, is the latest in a string of cases around the world in which activists are using the courts as a venue to fight for action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from governments and companies. Ahead of the opening of hearings at The Hague District Court, Shell said that it agrees with Friends of the Earth that action is needed to cut emissions and has already invested billions of dollars in low-carbon technologies from wind power to electric vehicle charging.
Canada-based global distribution group Blue Ant International has notched up sales of crime-themed content to several Asian platforms, coming into the Asian Television Forum (ATF) in Singapore. The ATF runs as part of the Singapore Media Festival. Pan-Asian linear network, A+E Networks Asia has picked up season five of Arrow Media and Saloon Media's "See […]
Argentina’s Sebastian Schindel is venturing into unfamiliar territory with romcom-spy adventure hybrid “Mienteme” (“Lie to Me”), which he plans to shoot next year. "Although most of my filmography falls into the “psychological thriller” genre, with a strong social context, what excites me most about making films is the possibility of exploring and experimenting in new […]
There are ways to reduce risk, but health experts advise avoiding it when possible. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says holiday shopping in crowded stores is a “higher risk” activity and that people should limit any in-person shopping, including at supermarkets. Try to spend as little time inside the store as possible, says Dr. Isaac Weisfuse, a public health expert at Cornell University.
Pleasingly, we experienced two record days of sales during the week, with strong sales across all product categories. As demand for party wear was hit due to less events in 2020 because of lockdowns, the retailer started selling a much wider range of casual clothing.
Sherpa Ventures will invest between $25,000 and $50,000 in pre-seed stage startups while targeting an equity holding of 5%.