A month of combat in the US Congress over government spending showed signs on Monday of giving way to a Senate deal to reopen shuttered federal agencies and prevent an economically damaging default on federal debt.
The news led to an
Leading Asian universities are catching up with their competitors in Britain and the US in rankings, measuring everything from reputation to research funding, released on Wednesday.
The top institutions i
The American University of Dubai (AUD) is set to host the Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR) conference starting tomorrow.
The five-day conference is themed ‘Extending Horizons: Charting Asia&rsquo
Chef Benjamin Whatt, chef de cuisine at Quest restaurant, has launched a new culinary menu and concept under the title of “Inspirational Asian Fine Dining”.
Chef Whatt developed the cuisine concept to both engage and e
A hot air balloon crashed near the Egyptian town of Luxor at dawn on Tuesday after a mid-air gas explosion, killing 19 Asian and European tourists, a local industry official and the state news agency said.
Ahmed Aboud, a spokesman for
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Gold analysts are generally bullish by nature and many have long-running forecasts that bullion is poised to rally through the $2,000 an ounce barrier, bu
More than 200 attacks on Asians have been registered since the outbreak of last year's unrest, with 20 assaults since the start of this year, said human rights activists in Bahrain.
They claim the "brutal" attacks were carried out by an or
Gold prices rose more than 3 percent on Tuesday as a drop in the dollar index helped the precious metal snap a four-day run of losses.
Prices dropped more than $120 an ounce in Asian trading hours on Monday, an unprecedented intraday fall