FROM Odette to Louise. Acclaimed French chef Julien Royer of Singapore's two Michelin-starred Odette is poised to open a fine-dining restaurant in Hong Kong this June...

THE BROAD VIEW

AS tattooed rockers, tech bros and Instagram influencers pile into the tweedy world of watch collecting, prices for sought-after classics from brands such as Rolex, Omega and Patek Philippe are...

THE FINISH LINE

ASK football, basketball and tennis fans how they feel at the start of the sporting season and they are likely to be found in eager anticipation or pumped up. Formula One (F1) fans are no different.

WHEN my youngest son George was 11 years old, he sat my wife Judith and I down one day and asked if he could take a gap year from school.

CUBICLE FILES

OVER drinks on a Friday night, a friend was recounting how shocked she was when her boss rejected a potential candidate for switching roles every two years.

THE humble cassette - that tiny little plastic rectangle containing the homemade mixtapes of yesteryear - is back, joining vinyl as a darling of audiophiles who miss side A and side B.

BARFLY

COCKTAILS don't come more classic than the Old Fashioned, as Jigger & Pony group co-founder Indra Kantono can tell you: "The Old Fashioned is literally the definition of the word '...

GEAR HEAD

A COLLEAGUE remarked one day, as I was going on another one of my rant-yet-not-a-rant monologue to a friend, that "all you Pixel owners are the same"...

[WASHINGTON] Men diagnosed with cancer have the option of freezing their sperm ahead of chemotherapy, which can render them infertile.

<p/> [MADRID] It's often said that we don't appreciate what we have until it's gone. In the early 19th century, Spain's royal family had time to ruminate on that axiom when...