Reclaiming a ‘mother tongue’

SINGAPORE - I sleep with the television on.It reassures me to wake to its incandescence, to hear the nattering of Asian variety show hosts...

Sigourney Weaver: Ripley character in sci-fi movie Alien was originally written as a man

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - Sigourney Weaver was an unknown 28-year-old stage actress when she landed the role of Ripley in director Ridley Scott's classic...

Singapore Chinese Orchestra will take Nanyang music to Europe

SINGAPORE - Fourteen years after its first tour of Europe, the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) is heading there again from July 31 to Aug...

Montreal hotel celebrates 50th anniversary of bed-in by John Lennon and Yoko Ono

MONTREAL (AFP) - John Lennon and Yoko Ono spent a week in pajamas in 1969 at The Queen Elizabeth hotel in Montreal, welcoming journalists...

Korean actress Han Ji-sun pays price for assaulting taxi driver and policemen in 2018...

First, she slapped a taxi driver. When the scene switches to a police station, she attacks two officers. But Han Ji-sun, 25, was not showcasing her...

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