Risky rides home

Desperate Eid holidaymakers are resorting to standing on the roof and holding onto the front


The secret of Macron’s success

He will need to be both ruthless and controlling

FILE PHOTO - Otto Frederick Warmbier (C), a University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea since early January, is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo released by Kyodo March 16, 2016. Mandatory credit Reuters

Warmbier death 'mystery' to N Korea

Pyongyang dismisses accusations that US student died of torture during his captivity

Actor Johnny Depp poses on a Cadillac before presenting his film The Libertine, at Cinemageddon at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Britain, June 22, 2017. Reuters

Depp jokes about killing Trump

He wonders how long it has been since an actor killed a US president

Area around Charminar presents an extraordinary spectacle during the last days of Ramadan with crowded and dazzling markets, illuminated shops and shouts of hawkers selling everything. Photo via SeekSherpa blog

Ramadan nights of Hyderabad

Dazzling, illuminated shops create extraordinary spectacle around Charminar

An employee walks inside the office of ride-hailing service Uber in Gurugram, previously known as Gurgaon, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, April 19, 2016. Reuters

Uber probes handling of India rape case

The company hires law firm for reviewing how a former executive managed to obtain the victim's medical records

'Tubelight' shines with low voltage

Salman's latest film, though visually enthralling, has wafer-thin premise

Tricks to packing jewellery

Disposable plates, buttons can make packing jewellery less cumbersome

Cosplay fans (L-R) George Massingham, Abbey Forbes and Karolina Goralik travel by tube dressed in Harry Potter themed costumes, after a visit to one the literary franchise's movie filming locations at Leadenhall Market in London, Britain, Mar 10, 2017. Reuters

Harry Potter turns 20

Superfans mark two magical decades of wizards, witches and quidditch

A combination photograph shows the beginning (top L) to the end (top L to bottom R) of a total solar eclipse as seen from the beach of Ternate island, Indonesia, Mar 9, 2016. Reuters File Photo

US total solar eclipse sparks excitement

National parks and highways officials are bracing for a travel surge


Fish, meat pricier before Eid

A delayed transportation process has pushed up the prices, says a vendor

Members of the emergency services work inside burnt out remains of the Grenfell apartment tower in North Kensington, London, Britain. Photo: Reuters

London tower blaze from fridge fire

Police consider manslaughter among possible criminal offences

Director Ron Howard poses for photographers at the British Academy Film Awards Nominees Party at Kensington Palace in London, Britain February 11, 2017. Reuters

​Ron Howard enters 'Star Wars'

His entry comes after directors of the Han Solo spin-off movie depart in a surprise move