Wings and Beers Restaurant: Fried food for the local palate

Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:59 | ICT

For most women, pregnancy cravings are often inconvenient and uncomfortable. Husbands are sent out in the middle of the night to bring back a basket of fruits or a pint of ice cream.



  • Soothing mix: Spotify unleashes podcast for lonely pets

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:55 | ICT

    Online music giant Spotify on Wednesday launched a podcast for dogs left home alone in Britain, after its polling suggested most owners believe audio recordings help calm their canines.

  • ‘Hunters’ tally mosques in world’s biggest Muslim nation

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:54 | ICT

    As prayers wrap up at Suada mosque, worshippers turn their attention outside where Fakhry Affan steers a drone high above, snapping pictures of the building tucked in a corner of Indonesia’s Sulawesi island.

  • Street art campaign batters faces of famous women

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:44 | ICT

    The battered faces of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton and Angela Merkel stare out of posters in Milan created by Italian artist AleXsandro Palombo to raise awareness of violence against women.

  • Parental expectations, academic stress primary burdens to students

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:43 | ICT

    Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year is coming, the biggest and longest festive period of the year Schools nationwide also sum up the first term of this school year and hold parent-teacher meetings before breaking for Tet.

  • Race to save animals in Australia’s ‘Galapagos’

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:42 | ICT

    On an island famed as Australia’s “Galapagos” for its unique and abundant wildlife, rescuers are racing to save rare animals in a bushfire-ravaged landscape.

  • Scientists find powerhouse cells that fight tumours from within

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:41 | ICT

    Lurking deep inside some tumours are “factories” full of immune cells that help the body fight a rearguard action against cancer and are key to helping some patients recover, new research has shown.

  • Dying for nothing as Africa’s deadly scourge of fake medicines worsens

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:17 | ICT

    After he was struck down by malaria and typhoid, Togolese tailor Ayawo Hievi thought he was set to recover when he started taking drugs prescribed by his doctor.

  • Risking lives to rescue horses as Taal volcano rumbles

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:15 | ICT

    The horses were still caked in grey ash as they stepped off the boat, lucky beneficiaries of a risky rescue mission to ground zero of the Philippines’ Taal volcano eruption.

  • Makeshift koala hospital scrambles to save dozens

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:14 | ICT

    Dozens of injured koalas arrive at the Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park’s makeshift animal hospital each day in cat carriers, washing baskets or clinging to wildlife carers.

  • German police probe rider dressed up as ‘Adolf Hitler’

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:12 | ICT

    German police said Tuesday they were investigating after a man dressed as Adolf Hitler rode around a weekend festival in a motorbike sidecar, although he provoked more amusement than outrage – including from a local policeman.