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The touch

The touch

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Flash fiction by Rahad Abir

Injury-cursed S. Africa skipper Du Plessis...

Injury-cursed S. Africa skipper Du...

Cricket

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Du Plessis returned early from the tour of Sri Lanka after injuring his right shoulder while diving in...

A panoramic view of Asian...

A panoramic view of Asian...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Review of 'The Best Asian Short Stories'

Acquiring an international voice

Acquiring an international voice

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Review of Anisul Hoque’s ‘The Ballad of Ayesha’  

Halep defeats Garcia to reach...

Halep defeats Garcia

Tennis

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Next up for Halep is Australian Barty, who strolled to a 6-3 6-1 win over Kiki Bertens in their quarter-final...

Great expectations on Liverpool to end...

Great expectations on Liverpool

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

"We are still Rocky Balboa and not Ivan Drago. We are the ones who have to do more and fight more...

Airline employee steals jet from airport,...

Airline employee steals jet from airport,...

D2

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Witnesses reported seeing fighter jets chasing the plane, followed by smoke and loud boom

Modric to stay with Real Madrid after...

Modric to stay with Real Madrid

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Modric, 33, who inspired Croatia to the World Cup final last month, only returned to training with the...

Infographic: Know your dumplings

Infographic: Know your dumplings

Food

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Dim sum or sui mai? Momos or bao? This handy guide to dumplings will help you learn the difference!

NASA spacecraft ready to launch through...

NASA spacecraft ready for launching...

Science

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Scientists have wanted to build a spacecraft like this for more than 60 years, but only in recent years...

Amish man provides ‘Uber’ rides in a...

Amish man provides ‘Uber’ rides in a...

D2

Sat, Aug 11 2018

At just $5 per ride, the horse-drawn Uber is a hit with locals and visitors alike

Chinese media keep up drumbeat of criticism...

Chinese media keep up drumbeat of criticism...

World

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Commentaries in the People’s Daily, China’s top newspaper, likened the United States to a...

Egyptian students design car that runs...

Egyptian students design car that runs...

Sci & Tech

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The students say their vehicle can hit 40 kilometres an hour and last 30 kilometres before needing to...

Payet scores twice as Marseille crush...

Payet scores twice as Marseille crush...

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Marseille's dazzling display indicates they have the tools to challenge for the top-three places...

Bollywood dancer tries to get unsafe...

Bollywood dancer tries to get unsafe...

D2

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Nora Fatehi challenges fans to dance in ‘the most random places’

Football transfer news and rumours

Football transfer news and rumours

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Find all the latest updates and rumours about football transfers

Tsitsipas stuns Zverev, Nadal battles...

Tsitsipas stuns Zverev, Nadal battles...

Tennis

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The win was the Tsitsipas' third straight over a top 10 opponent after he dispatched Dominic Thiem...

Sarri rules out Chelsea exit for...

Sarri rules out Chelsea exit for...

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Spanish media have reported Hazard as a transfer target for Real Madrid throughout the close season

Mourinho hails Pogba performance as...

Man United make winning start

Football

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Pogba's third-minute spot-kick settled the hosts' nerves as United allayed some of the doom and...

Overworked, underpaid: Bangladesh bus...

Bus drivers say accidents not entirely...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Most bus drivers do not get paid monthly salaries but earn commissions based on the number of passengers...

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday it had held war games in the Gulf over the past...