The discovery of a new fossil by a team of international scientists may prove that early anthropoids originated in Southeast Asia before colonising Africa, where they evolved further. Four fossilised teeth, dating back 37m years, were unearthed after six years of sifting through tonnes of sediment in central Myanmar.
Psychologist Prof. Richard Wiseman discusses new research stating we are more likely to die on our birthday than any other day. Researchers studied more than two million people over 40 years, finding an increase in heart attacks, strokes and suicides.
Rachel Dougall, a 38-year-old British woman who faces the firing squad alongside four other people after a $2.6m-cocaine bust in Indonesia, speaks from inside a Bali jail. The mother of a six-year-old girl says she was set up by a travel partner who disguised the drugs as a present for her daughterís birthday in a
June’s object of desire, the SBU V3 by Focus Designs
A visit to Vientiane is a journey for the soul and the senses
Given its extensive disabled population, why is Cambodia only supplying the 2012 Paralympic Games with a solitary competitor?
The Like Me’s are hoping to invigorate the Kingdom’s music scene
Vienna resident Takako Ishimitsu discusses cafe Neko, Austria’s first cat cafe, where customers can enjoy a drink while playing with cats adopted from an animal shelter.
Cambodia Airports’ CEO Emmanuel Menanteau wants the Kingdom to get aboard the region’s booming aviation market
A fast food chain reinvents the burger
As funds flee, India’s pain is Southeast Asia’s gain
Three Southeast Asian countries are among the top 15 destinations by international tourism receipts, according to the latest statistics by the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). Ranked 11th, Thailand leads the pack with $26.3 billion followed by Malaysia (14) with $18.3 billion and Singapore (15) with $18 billion. The worldwide ranking is topped by the