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The rollicking adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s 2009 mashup gives Jane Austen’s beloved novel an undead twist.
On the face of it, adding putrid, brain-eating zombies to one of the most beloved and intellectually astute comedy of manners in the English language seems like an odd thing to do. On the …Pride and Prejudice
Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir told The New York Times that the RM2.6 billion deposited into Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib …
Don't be tricked into responding to their insults. All they want is to distract you from the important issues.
It must be hard to be a member …Cyberwarfare
The finance giant lets developers get access to its payments platform.
If you had to name the pre-eminent internet payments platform, you'd probably say PayPal -- a fact that sends Visa executives into a frenzy. That's why the big V has announced that it's embracing this new-fangled interweb thing …Internet
Wonderlane/FlickrA tool kit.The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has flooded China’s financial system with record amounts of cash this past week to pre-empt the annual liquidity crunch ahead of the Lunar New Year in early February. The central bank is cautiously refraining from cutting interest rates …Asia
When it comes to global financial markets, China is in the driver’s seat. After it was reported in early January that the world’s second-largest economy grew at its lowest rate in 25 years in 2015, Credit Suisse’s Global Risk Appetite index slipped into panic mode – a rare occurrence that has …Asia
The Democratic candidates have revived an old progressive debate about whether big business can be regulated, or must be broken up.
Hillary Clinton says she welcomes the “rare” opportunity for a “real contest of ideas” with Senator Bernie Sanders. Though Sanders remains a longshot for securing the …Bernie Sanders
Petra Wadström, a Swedish designer and artist now in her 60s, doesn’t have an engineering background. Back in 2005, when she came up with the idea for Solvatten—a piece of equipment that makes contaminated water safe to drink—she also didn’t know much about solar power.
What Wadsrom did know was …Innovation
TAIPEI—A strong earthquake toppled apartment blocks and other buildings in a city in southern Taiwan early Saturday, with officials reporting at least seven people dead and hundreds of people injured.
The earthquake, which the U.S. Geological Survey measured at magnitude 6.4, struck a few minutes …Asia
Singaporean authorities this week seized a number of bank accounts linked to Malaysia’s beleaguered state investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Bhd., as part of an ongoing international investigation into alleged corruption that has ensnared Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.
The move is the …Malaysia
Bernie Sanders has all the upsides and all the downsides of a political outsider. Hillary Clinton has all the upsides and all the downsides of a …Bernie Sanders
How on Earth can anyone vote for that ... [fill in the blank]? This is a question some Americans ask during every presidential primary race, but this …Donald Trump
“Big” may soon be an inadequate word to describe offshore wind farms. When it comes to both their size and capacity, these turbines are becoming truly vast.
Increasing numbers of people will use the energy they provide—especially in the UK. There, Dong Energy, a Denmark-based wind farm developer, …Wind Farm
The skepticism arrived soon after India’s Central Statistical Office (CSO) put out revised GDP numbers last January.
India’s chief economic advisor, Arvind Subramanian, said he was puzzled and mystified by the revised estimates based on a new methodology, which instantly raised the country’s GDP …India
The governor of China’s Sichuan province has been removed from his post. Accused of being disloyal to the ruling Communist Party—and violating “party discipline”—Wei Hong joins many other top officials who have been sidelined in an increasing consolidation of power by president Xi Jinping.
In a …Xi Jinping
Eating chocolate cake as part of a full breakfast can help you lose weight, say scientists.
It sounds too good to be true but new research says having dessert - along with the traditional fry up - burns off the pounds.
Morning is the best time to consume sweets because that's when the body's …Diets
Thanks to a Harvard study, we already know that coffee can help lower the risks of cardiovascular and neurological diseases. Now a new study from the University of Southampton in the UK has found that drinking two extra cups per day reduces the risk of liver cirrhosis.
To conduct the study, the team …Liver
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The traditional art of the Chinese lion dance is nowhere near perishing in Muslim-majority Malaysia.
As Lunar New Year approaches, lion dance troupes here are practicing their coordinated movements in the noisy routine that is believed to ward off evil spirits and garner …Malaysia
Any hope that the rest of men’s tennis may have had that Novak Djokovic would be unable to maintain his extraordinary level of last year in 2016 has …Novak Djokovic
It took NASA’s Voyager I probe 35 years to reach the edge of our solar system and enter interstellar space. But a lot has changed in space technology since Voyager launched in 1977. NASA’s new space sail—propelled only by the sun—can make that same trip in 20 years.
On Tuesday (Feb. 2), NASA …NASA
Perhaps in the future, when there has been a change in government, these individuals will be motivated to return and contribute to Malaysia in some …Citizenship
Foxes achievements should serve as a wake-up call for those running the Anfield club writes Neil JonesSoccer
The human migration is already an annual traffic bonanza, but this weekend, several central and eastern provinces were hit with rare, heavy …China Travel
At drinks parties and dinners, if someone asks what I do for a living, I always say: “Synthetic chemist … I make new molecules … especially those that shouldn’t exist.” People typically respond that they were not very good at chemistry at school—or they inquire about explosions and smells. And …Atoms
As China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control are growing increasingly desperate
No longer able to convince the world it’s got China’s economy under control, the government in Beijing is now trying to bully it instead.
China’s economic weaknesses have been well documented. Among other things, there are the piles of bad debt, a rapidly aging population, sketchy “official” …Beijing
The dramatic drop in hydrocarbon prices will produce economic winners and losers. But the biggest dangers will be political, especially for rigid …Economics
Why playing with algebraic and calculus concepts—rather than doing arithmetic drills—may be a better way to introduce children to math
The familiar, hierarchical sequence of math instruction starts with counting, followed by addition and subtraction, then multiplication and division. The …Calculus
Analysts say Malaysia's efforts at becoming more transparent are hampered by ongoing probes into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB). – AFP pic, …Malaysia
Terrorism is a serious problem, but it has been blown out of proportion by political opportunism and a sensationalist news media. Managing terrorism …Terrorism
GMOs inspire strong reactions today, but humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favorite produce for millennia