LIFESTYLE

On K-pop popularity, S.Korean exports of red pepper paste surge 63%

South Korean exports of red pepper paste soared nearly 63 per cent in the past four years thanks to the global popularity of...

Not just saucy stories: Indian erotic literature and its significance (IANS Column: Bookends)

"Murder is a crime. Describing murder is not. Sex is not a crime. Describing sex is," American cultural critic Gershon Legman said in 1949,...

Guterres warns of ‘5-alarm fire’ threatening humanity, calls for restoring humanism

Warning of a "five-alarm global fire" threatening humanity, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres made a philosophical call for the restoration of humanism at...

US West Coast’s largest art fair returns despite Covid

LA Art Show, the most comprehensive international contemporary art show in US West Coast, has returned to the Los Angeles Convention Center as...

Canada sixth most miserable country among 35 developed nations: Study

Canadas highest inflation rate of 4.8 per cent since 1991 and rising unemployment numbers have made it the sixth most miserable country among...

Life expectancy of Australians rise to record high

Life expectancy of Australians has increased to a record high during the Covid-19 pandemic, a new study published on Monday revealed. In the study,...

S.Korean man sets himself on fire over feud with marriage agency

A South Korean man is in serious condition after setting himself on fire out of anger over a feud with an international marriage...

Hostilities, including airstrikes, hamper aid delivery in northern Ethiopia: UN

In addition to increasing needs, continued fighting in northern Ethiopia -- including airstrikes -- affects the means to deliver that relief, the UN...