Umami-Bomb or toxic allergen? There are perhaps few condiments as controversial as monosodium glutamate (MSG), but most scientists say it’s safe, and now a Japanese firm is trying to give it a reputation overhaul.
Beer sales in Vietnam are down ahead of the Lunar New Year, bar owners said, as a tough new drink-driving law threatens to put a lid on celebrations in one of the world’s fastest-growing markets for the cold stuff.
Jeffrey Lendrum spent three decades living as the so-called “Pablo Escobar of eggs”, smuggling the fragile shells from the nests of falcons and other birds of prey to wealthy international clients.
Thousands of giant incense sticks, many decorated with dragon heads, line the walls at a Malaysian business where they are made by hand ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday.
Twirling his wheelchair around with a smile on his face, Kim Socheat is excited to have the opportunity to perform a solo dance about his life.
Waving a bus down along the Phnom Penh street is now out of date as many transportation operators offer online ticket purchasing.
Animated films from Japan’s Studio Ghibli, including Oscar winner Spirited Away, are coming to streaming giant Netflix, delighting many fans but leaving US subscribers disappointed as they will miss out.
Britain's Prince Harry has left the UK to rejoin his wife Meghan and son Archie in Canada, British media reported, as the couple starts a new life after their shock exit from the royal fold.
Vernon Kruger has been sitting in a barrel suspended 25m above ground for more than two months.
The longest continuous transport strike in French history has exasperated Paris commuters and robbed businesses of vital foot traffic.