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Australia doffs cap to Stokes, wonders whether Ashes dropped
MELBOURNE: England's famous win at Headingley to level an enthralling Ashes series was met with astonishment in Austr...
Bruce backs Stokes for Newcastle centre-half role after Ashes heroics
REUTERS: Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce joked that he was willing to play Ben Stokes as a centre half after the England...
Syria soldiers eye Turkish outpost in recaptured town
Syrian soldier Ahmad Amuri rolls up on a motorbike to hand water bottles to comrades standing guard under pistachio trees,...
Commentary: How Hong Kong’s protests are affecting its economy
There's evidence the turmoil is keeping tourists and businesses away, says Arizona State University's Allen Morr...
China to lower capital requirement ratio for infrastructure projects: State planner
BEIJING: China plans to ease the capital requirement for infrastructure projects in the second half of this year, in a bid...
England hail 'Special One' Stokes after Headingley miracle
LONDON: England hailed a new Ashes hero for the ages on Monday after Ben Stokes dragged his country from the point of defe...
Saudi-led coalition forms a committee with UAE to stabilise Yemen ceasefire
CAIRO: The Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis in Yemen said a joint committee was formed by Saudi Arabia and the Uni...
China says wants 'calm' resolution to US trade war
BEIJING: China is willing to resolve its trade dispute with the United States through "calm" negotiations and re...
Sudan's persecuted Christians eye long-sought freedom
Sudan's Christians suffered decades of persecution under the regime of Islamist general Omar al-Bashir. Now they hope...
Retired baseball star David Ortiz hires private investigators after shooting - media
Retired Boston Red Sox baseball player David Ortiz has hired a private detective agency to find out why someone shot him i...
Nissan's Infiniti names new design chief as another non-Japanese executive exits
Nissan Motor Co's premium brand Infiniti said it has named Taisuke Nakamura as its new design chief, replacing Karim...
Hong Kong police say violent protesters forced use of water cannon, warning shot
HONG KONG: Hong Kong police on Monday (Aug 26) said they were forced to fire water cannon and a warning shot to fend off &...
Chinese AI start-up Megvii files for Hong Kong IPO of at least US$500 million
HONG KONG: Chinese artificial intelligence provider Megvii Technology, backed by Alibaba, has filed for an IPO of at least...
Jail for pregnant maid who threatened employer with knife in bid to go home
SINGAPORE: A pregnant maid was sentenced to four months' jail on Monday (Aug 26) after she threatened her employer wi...
Singapore’s manufacturing output fell 0.4% in July, narrower than economists' forecast
Singapore’s manufacturing output decreased 0.4 per cent in July as compared to the previous year, data from the Economic D...
Japan denies it gave away too much in trade talks with US
TOKYO: Japan's top government spokesman denied on Monday (Aug 26) that Tokyo made too many concessions in trade talks...
A gun shot, petrol bombs and water cannons mark violent escalation in Hong Kong protests
A Hong Kong police officer fired a live shot into the air as protesters squared off against police armed with water cannon...
Ethereum Price (ETH) Rally Could Face, Bitcoin Up 5%
Ethereum price is facing a lot of selling interest versus the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH remains at a risk of a fresh decl...
Ripple Price (XRP) Hesitates But Further Recovery Seems Likely
Ripple price is showing signs of a decent recovery against the US Dollar, but struggling vs bitcoin. XRP price might climb...
The Faketoshi Circus: Even Bitcoin Can’t Escape the Politics of Money
Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at...