[WASHINGTON] Harald McPike had been to the North Pole. The South Pole. Climbed the tallest peak in Africa, the volcano that is the highest point on earth and the mountain that's not Everest but...

[BENGALURU] Mike Ashley has agreed to sell Newcastle United to Abu Dhabi's billionaire Sheikh Khaled bin Zayed Al Nehayan for 350 million pounds (S$611.3 million), the Sun reported late on Sunday...

[LOS ANGELES] "Aladdin" apparently still has the old magic, as the new Disney film took in an estimated US$86.1 million in the Friday-to-Sunday period in North America to lead all box-office...

A SOCIAL networking platform where the special needs community can connect, exchange views and find employment - that was the winning idea at the inaugural Ideas Hackathon organised by software...

MAKING A DIFFERENCE

THERE are certain attributes and misconceptions about people with autism that make it harder for them to gain employment.

[MONACO] Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday, nursing his car's worn tyres to the finish in a nail-biting victory worthy of the team's late...

[ABIDJAN] Jihadists are scoring gains in the Sahel, defying efforts by five countries in the fragile region to fight back with Western help against Islamist militancy.

[PARIS] At least 13 people, including a child, were injured Friday when a suspected explosive device went off near a bakery in the central French city of Lyon, local officials said.

[PARIS] Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open.

THE FINISH LINE

ON THE evening of June 1, when many are winding down and about to call it a night, some 25,000 people will be decked out in their running gear at the F1 Pit Building, ready to pound the streets...