What is the Mid-Autumn Festival?
Known by various names throughout Asia, including Moon Festival and Harvest Moon Festival, the mid-autumn ritual was popularized more than a thousand years ago during China's Tang dynasty (618–907 CE). While it has no fixed date on the Gregorian ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:00:00 +0800
Police warn of concert ticket scams ahead of high-profile gigs
In these reports, the victims either did not receive the tickets or received fake/invalid tickets after payments were made. Ahead of several high-profile gigs in the last quarter of 2018 and first quarter of 2019, including acts like Maroon 5, Sam ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:00:00 +0800
Gerard Piqué spares Barcelona blushes but Girona end their 100% record
Gerard Piqué got 10-man Barcelona out of jail as their 100 per cent start to the season was ended by battling Girona. Barça looked to be cruising when Lionel Messi's eighth goal of the campaign gave them an early lead but the defender Clement Lenglet's ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 +0800
Cricket Australia end investigation into Moeen Ali's claim he was called 'Osama'
Cricket Australia has closed its investigation into Moeen Ali's claim he was called 'Osama' during the opening Test of the 2015 Ashes series after failing to unearth new details. The England all-rounder alleged in his recently-published autobiography ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:00:00 +0800
Millie Bobby Brown Performed 'Girls Like You' at Maroon 5 Concert: Watch
We already knew Millie Bobby Brown could rap and move, and she just loves Cardi B. On Sunday night, she put it all together on stage at a Maroon 5 concert. Adam Levine introduced the teenage Stranger Things star on stage at the Bridgestone Arena in ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:00:00 +0800
Tuchel buoyed by PSG's positive response to Liverpool loss
Thomas Tuchel was thrilled with Paris Saint-Germain's reaction to their defeat to Liverpool after the Ligue 1 champions saw off Rennes 3-1. Roberto Firmino's late winner at Anfield on Tuesday saw PSG beaten in their first Champions League clash of the ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 02:00:00 +0800
Hurdler Kerstin Ong ostracised by best friend, teammates for reporting coach ...
SINGAPORE (THE NEW PAPER) - What an assistant athletics coach allegedly did to her was traumatic enough, but national hurdler Kerstin Ong was stunned by her teammates' reaction when she confided in them. Instead of supporting her over the alleged ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:00:00 +0800
Nintendo fans are splicing Bowser with Peach and now Bowsette is trending
Last week, a new item for New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe was unveiled which created a brand new character in Mario lore. The power-up, called the Super Crown, appears to transform Toadette into a Princess Peach fusion called Peachette - and ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0800
Maldives opposition wins election in potential blow to China
MALE: Maldives opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih won the Indian Ocean archipelago nation's presidential election on Monday, delivering a possible blow for China which has invested millions of dollars in projects under the outgoing administration.
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:00:00 +0800
Frosinone vs Juventus: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview
Douglas Costa has been banned from playing Juventus' next four Serie A matches, but also picked up ankle and thigh knocks during the European tie against Valencia, which could leave him sidelined for up to four weeks. Midfielder Sami Khedira also ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:00:00 +0800
The Black Label issues official statement on Jeon So Mi's contract and debut
The label said, "We have signed an exclusive contract with Jeon So Mi as she has proven her talents as an artist and has infinite potential. We will be giving our best support so she can become the top artist through various promotions." SEE ALSO: Jeon ...
Public date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0800
Pak v Ind: India seal victory over Pakistan in another lop-sided contest
Indian openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan both scored centuries, and produced a batting master class to hand another lop-sided defeat to Pakistan in their Asia Cup 2018 Super Four match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 20:00:00 +0800
Arsenal star Rob Holding reveals talks with Unai Emery over lack of playing time
Rob Holding has revealed Unai Emery gave him a pep talk ahead of September's international break and guaranteed the England Under-21 star he remained a key part of his plans. The former Bolton defender lost form and confidence last season under ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:00:00 +0800
Tiger Woods Wins First Golf Tournament Since 4 Back Surgeries
Tiger Woods has won his first professional golf tournament in more than five years. He was victorious at the season-ending Tour Championship Sunday at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta. NPR's Tom Goldman tells our Newscast unit: "Woods led the tournament ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 20:00:00 +0800
Chelsea were too slow against West Ham – David Luiz
Chelsea failed to maintain their winning streak against West Ham at the weekend because they did not use the ball quickly enough, David Luiz has argued. Maurizio Sarri's men left Liverpool as the sole remaining Premier League side with a 100 per cent ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0800
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Highlights, Asia Cup 2018: Tigers claim narrow ...
Toggle between tabs for full scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary. Concerned over injury and the poor form of top-order batsmen, Bangladesh on Friday recalled the experienced Soumya Sarkar and Imrul Kayes to bolster their squad for the ongoing Asia ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 20:00:00 +0800
The late Dawn Gan: Five tracks to remember the xinyao pioneer by
SINGAPORE - With her bubbly personality and bright pipes, singer Dawn Gan was a sunny presence in the home-grown music scene. And it is how her fans will remember her after she died on Saturday (Sept 22) from cancer at the age of 55. Many of her ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0800
Heavyweights should be thanking Anthony Joshua for rescuing division from ...
Before Anthony Joshua came along, many of today's heavyweight fighters were barely famous on their own street, never mind the stage where Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier and George Foreman once roamed. You could paper your house with essays ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 03:00:00 +0800
Concert pianist with Tourette's Syndrome has accused top orchestras of ...
A concert pianist with Tourette's Syndrome has accused Britain's top orchestras of branding him “trouble” and refusing to let him play. Internal documents seen by the Telegraph reveal that six separate orchestras coordinated a response after Nick van ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 +0800
ST Run: A race for runners... and folk from all walks of life to enjoy
In 1987, Ee Ah Seng ran his first marathon, at the age of 41. Three decades later, he is still going strong. Yesterday morning, the wispy-haired 72-year-old retiree completed 18.45km in under two hours at The Straits Times Run. Mr Ee, who runs about ...
Public date: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 +0800