Stories By Lorna Shaddick
121 May 2016 Sat
Thanks to the power of sharing on social media, culinary contrivances and gastronomic gimmicks have never been bigger in the Big Apple. This year, foot-tall milkshakes and the raindrop cake are dominating New York City's food scene.
227 Sep 2015 Sun
To highlight the island’s best contemporary creative artistic talents, Singapore: Inside Out showcases an unusual experience of Singaporean culture.
322 Sep 2015 Tue
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is ontinuing his quest to bring more American investment to India, and US officials say they will discuss reforms they would like to see New Delhi make in order for that to happen.
422 Aug 2015 Sat
Thousands of people gathered on Friday (May 8) at the National Mall in Washington DC to watch more than 50 vintage World War II era aircraft fly over the city, to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
522 Aug 2015 Sat
During his address to the US Congress on Wednesday (Apr 29), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offered "eternal condolences" for Japan's wartime actions against the US and played up the potential offered by the still-delayed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.
622 Aug 2015 Sat
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's historic, week-long trip to the US is a chance for the US to prove its commitment to the much-vaunted rebalancing towards the Asia Pacific, a foreign policy priority for the Obama administration.
721 Jun 2015 Sun
Almost a tenth of the world's population does not have access to safe drinking water, and a third to the most basic sanitation.
810 Jun 2015 Wed
After 43 years in solitary confinement for killing a prison guard in a 1972 riot, Albert Woodfox may soon set foot outside prison, following a federal judge's ruling for his release.
902 Jun 2015 Tue
The 75 leaders, aged between 18 and 35, were all for fellows of this year's Young South East Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI), which tries and strengthens leadership development, and people-to-people links between Asia and the US.
1028 May 2015 Thu
"If you corrupt our shores with your corrupt enterprise, whether that is through meetings or using our world-class financial system, you will be held accountable for that corruption. Nobody is above or beyond the law," said FBI Director James Comey.