Obama praises Japan ties on Pearl Harbour anniversary

Related eBooks WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama on Wednesday (Dec 7) praised the alliance between Japan and the United States, exactly 75 years after the surprise attack on Pearl Harbour that led to America’s entrance into World War II. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will make a historic visit to a memorial in Pearl Harbour later […]

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Rolling Stones – Tour of the Americas 75 Retro Art Print – FRAMED – Print of Retro Concert Poster – Features Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood, Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts.

buy now $54.95 These highly-detailed, gorgeous Rolling Stones – Tour of the Americas 75 concert poster prints are now available FRAMED in a stylish 2″ wide black frame. The Rolling Stones live show was not only one of the most iconic concerts of this era, it’s a cultural phenomenon. The Rolling Stones were in the […]

Puppies on demand: Uber fundraising initiative comes to Singapore

SINGAPORE: Uber will be letting the dogs out this Friday (Dec 9), with the launch of its UberPUPPIES service in Singapore. For one day only, users of the ride-hailing app can request for 15 minutes of playtime with puppies which will be delivered to them. The initiative sees Uber teaming up with local dog shelter […]

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Thunderstorm Sounds – Desensitizing Sounds for Dogs, Cats and other animals

Calm Pet: Desensitizing Sounds for Animals, Vol.1 – http://www.calmsound.com There are many reasons why your pet may exhibit fearfulness or anxiety. This could be the animal’s temperament, much of which is genetically determined. The animal that seems shy and often hides away from unusual stimuli will probably always be challenged. The animal’s environment, especially in […]

25 dead in Aceh as 6.5-magnitude quake hits Indonesia

BANDA ACEH: At least 25 people died and dozens were feared trapped in rubble after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia’s Sumatra island on Wednesday (Dec 7), officials said. The USGS upgraded the magnitude to 6.5 from an initial reading of 6.4 and issued a yellow alert for expected fatalities and damage. […]

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North Carolina Lighthouses and Lifesaving Stations (NC) (Images of America)

buy now $21.99 Since the earliest days of European exploration, mariners have heard tales and relayed their own stories of North Carolina’s perilous shoreline. With bold capes jutting into the ocean, sandy shoals extending miles offshore, fickle weather, and treacherous currents, it is no wonder that the coastline of the Old North State came to […]

2 Singaporeans charged in Australia for dealing with criminal proceeds

SINGAPORE: Two Singaporean men have been charged for dealing with criminal proceeds in Adelaide, Australia, after they were found to be jointly carrying A$520,450 (S$551,367) at Adelaide Airport. In a media release, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) said one of the men was identified on Sunday in the airport’s check-in area. A police cash and […]

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10 Strange Dog Behaviors Explained

Here are 10 strange dog behaviors explained Dogs are lovable, loyal companions, but it’s hard to deny that they do some pretty weird stuff from time to time. Here are 10 strange dog behaviors explained. Number 10. Facing the same direction every time they poop. Whether you’ve noticed it or not, dogs tend to defecate […]

National Museum of Singapore's Glass Rotunda reopens

SINGAPORE: The National Museum of Singapore’s Glass Rotunda reopened on Tuesday (Dec 6) after two years of renovation work, and is now home to two permanent installations featuring the flora and fauna of Singapore.  Story of the Forest is a digital installation based on the museum’s prized collection of watercolours, William Farquhar’s Collection of Natural […]

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National Geographic Driving Guide to America, Canada (NG Driving Guides)

buy now $14.95 Discover the region’s best Driving Tours with National Geographic as your guide. Features the region’s best routes and attractions, including: * Towns and cities, historical and cultural sites, natural areas, plus many surprises * Entertaining, insightful commentary * Useful travel tips * More than 120 original, color photographs * Detailed maps for […]