Jurors begin third day of deliberations in Harvey Weinstein rape trial

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against former movie producer Harvey Weinstein began their third day of deliberations in...

Actor Jeremy Irons defends himself against critics of his role as Berlinale jury president

BERLIN (REUTERS) - Actor Jeremy Irons said on Thursday (Feb 20) he fully supported same-sex marriage and the women's rights movement as he sought...

Food Picks Ep 10: Da Long Yi’s hotpot restaurant in Orchard Central

2:56 mins Synopsis: This is the best of the food recommendations The Straits Times has talked about and is out on alternate Wednesdays. Host Melissa Sim chats with...

Life Picks Ep 72: Art of Japanese metal craft; Tiong Bahru Bakery’s new diner...

10:56 mins Synopsis: Every Thursday, The Straits Times highlights the best films, concerts, restaurants and arts events you can catch in Singapore over the coming...

Harvey Weinstein jurors focus on predatory assault, most serious charge

MANHATTAN (BLOOMBERG) - The jurors in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial asked to review more evidence about the alleged rape of actor Annabella Sciorra...

Coronavirus: Milan Fashion Week hit by Chinese no-show

MILAN (AFP) - Milan Fashion Week kicked off on Tuesday (Feb 18) overshadowed by the coronavirus outbreak, with thousands of Chinese designers, buyers and...

Sinead Burke: Thinking big in changing fashion industry

LONDON (AFP) - Despite her tiny stature, Ms Sinead Burke has become a force to be reckoned with in the world of fashion, pushing...

From neck ruffles to earthy cardigans: 5 style lessons from K-drama Crash Landing On...

SINGAPORE - Just can't get enough of Crash Landing On You? The popular South Korean series, which just ended its run on Sunday (Feb...

Coronavirus: Australian teen singer Ruel postpones Singapore concert to September

SINGAPORE - Australian singer and songwriter Ruel has postponed his sold-out concert at *Scape The Ground Theatre on March 8. He will now perform...

Arts Picks: Japanese metalcraft at Nafa, Bosch documentary, Jawi script and free lunchtime recital...

The metalwork of Japan's craftsmen has attained mythic status, thanks to the pop culture cachet of samurai swords. But the metalware from Tsubame-Sanjo, two...

Former One Direction singer Harry Styles robbed at knifepoint in London

Things did not come up roses for former One Direction singer Harry Styles on Valentine's Day. He was reportedly mugged at knifepoint in London close...

Nicholas Tse shuts down cookie stores amid tough business conditions in Hong Kong

It has proven hard to be a tough cookie in Hong Kong's confectionery business. Amid twin disruptions from the recent months of anti-government protests and...

Film picks: Color Out Of Space, Bring Me Home, International Holocaust Remembrance Day

111 minutes, 3.5 starsThis genre-bending, trope-smashing work gleefully blends body horror with science fiction, Stephen King-style small-town spookiness with 1980s-style creature effects. Think John...

TV review: A nostalgic, bubble-gum ode to Project Runway in Next In Fashion

SINGAPORE - I love reality TV. Perhaps it is the cutthroat eliminations, the outlandish personalities, the drama, or even the unrealistic piece-to-camera interviews. I...

Actress Tan Kheng Hua, 57, gets new Hollywood breakthrough, cast in pilot of Kung...

Singaporean actress Tan Kheng Hua's decision to further her career in Hollywood has paid off. Posting on Instagram, the 57-year-old, who starred in 2018 blockbuster...

Gucci gives guests backstage pass at Milan show

MILAN (REUTERS) - Gucci designer Alessandro Michele took his audience behind the scenes as he revealed his latest collection on the first full day...

Rapper Pop Smoke killed in Los Angeles home invasion, record label says

LOS ANGELES (NYTIMES) - Pop Smoke, a Brooklyn-raised rapper who rose to fame with hit songs like Dior and Welcome To The Party, died...

Singapore Rockfest II: Coronavirus or not, Scorpions, Whitesnake and Slipknot are ready to rock

SINGAPORE - The coronavirus outbreak has forced concert organisers to postpone and cancel shows. But for music festival Singapore Rockfest II, which takes place...

Telemad: My Holo Love lacks ‘optics’, Eternal Love Of Dream lacklustre while The Untamed...

SINGAPORE - The heroine of K-drama My Holo Love leads a lonely life.Optical company executive Han So-yeon (Ko Sung-hee) lives alone and is a...

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