Let us pause today to praise the flu. When I felt the bug sneaking up on me a few days ago, my first response was to do what I always do when sickness creeps in. I refused to believe it. Fever? Chills? Must be my imagination talking.
BUYERS can save millions and still live in Melbourne’s most desirable suburbs by opting for an apartment or unit over a house, new data shows. Real Estate Institute of Victoria research reflects staggering differences between median house and
SEOUL (AFP) – South Korean prosecutors investigating April’s ferry disaster said on Tuesday the fugitive head of the family that owns the vessel had indirectly approached a foreign embassy in Seoul over asylum, but was rejected. Briefing
SEOUL (REUTERS) – North Korea on Monday accused US and South Korean authorities of fabricating the results of a probe that concluded Pyongyang sent small surveillance drones, or unmanned aircraft, to spy on key South Korean installations in March.
Six months after the start of quotas on subletting public flats to foreigners, the fear that they would hurt the rental market does not seem to have come true. As of June, only about 1 per cent of Housing Board neighbourhoods and blocks have
KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Friday it was ready to pay a compromise price for Russian natural gas for 18 months to avert the threat of Moscow cutting off supplies and allow time to reach a long-term pricing agreement. Mr Andriy Kobolev,
The mother of all monsters – Godzilla – was in the news recently, and not just because there is a Hollywood remake of the classic Japanese creature coming soon. The Japanese were apparently none too impressed with the latest iteration of
Citing a need for additional space, The Book Table in downtown Oak Park is planning to increase its size by 50 percent this summer. To assist with expansion costs, husband and wife team and Book Table owners Jason Smith and Rachel Weaver have
GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – A seven-year-old Gaza boy wounded in an Israeli air raid on the northern Gaza Strip died on Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian health services said. Ali al-Awour was wounded in Wednesday’s
Whither the Mandopop group? Gone are the kind of debuts that Taiwanese boy bands such as F4 and girl groups such as S.H.E once enjoyed, with massive crowds turning up to see them and buy their albums across Asia. Mandopop groups these days