Lifestyle Archive
  • »Microsoft unveils Office for Apple's iPad, as expected

    Thu 27 March / Mar 2014. 08:29 PM
    Microsoft Corp said its Office suite of applications, including the core Word, Excel and PowerPoint programs, will be available as an iPad app available on Apple Inc's App Store from Thursday morning.
  • »World Cup hosts still using sex to sell football

    Tue 25 March / Mar 2014. 09:40 PM
    After a dire and goalless first half, the halftime entertainment in the recent Boa Esporte v Caldense Minas Gerais state championship derby was predictable enough.
  • »Google, Viacom settle landmark YouTube lawsuit

    Tue 18 March / Mar 2014. 07:26 PM
    Google Inc has settled a landmark copyright lawsuit in which Viacom Inc accused the Internet search company of posting its programs on the YouTube video service without permission.
  • »Apple replaces iPad 2 with iPad 4, launches cheaper iPhone 5C

    Tue 18 March / Mar 2014. 07:24 PM
    Apple Inc said it would offer an iPad 4 tablet in place of the mid-range iPad 2 at the same price and the company launched a cheaper, lower capacity version of its plastic-backed iPhone 5C in Australia, China and some European countries.
  • »Google doodle celebrates International Women's Day

    Sat 8 March / Mar 2014. 04:10 PM
    Google is celebrating International Women's Day, marked on March 8, with an interactive doodle which will be displayed on its home page from Friday to Saturday.
  • »A digital melting pot: Women's Museum Istanbul

    Sat 8 March / Mar 2014. 03:29 PM
    Turkey's first conceptual 'Women's Museum Istanbul' is attracting visitors from all around the world on its website which is published in four languages.
  • »Kenya fetes first-ever Oscar

    Thu 6 March / Mar 2014. 07:58 PM
    Kenya's Lupita Nyong'o has made history for herself and her country by winning the prestigious Best Supporting Actress Award at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood – Kenya's first ever Oscar.
  • »Saudi book fair kicks off amid ban on 'Brotherhood books'

    Thu 6 March / Mar 2014. 07:57 PM
    The annual Riyadh book fair has kicked off with authorities this year imposing a ban on any books about the Muslim Brotherhood group, which the Saudi government strongly opposes.
  • »Singapore becomes world's most expensive city

    Wed 5 March / Mar 2014. 01:33 AM
    Singapore is the world’s most expensive city while Mumbai is the cheapest, according to the Economic Intelligence Unit's (EIU) survey published on Tuesday.
  • »Gaza's local KFC alternative

    Wed 26 February / Feb 2014. 02:26 PM
    Last year, a Gazan entrepreneur smuggled hundreds of meals from a KFC outlet in Al-Arish in the northern Sinai Peninsula into Gaza via a network of cross-border tunnels linking Egypt to the besieged Palestinian territory.
  • »Syrians in Lebanon: From refugees to cabbies

    Wed 26 February / Feb 2014. 02:25 PM
    Rifaat, a Syrian refugee, lives with his wife and daughter in a two-room apartment in Lebanese capital Beirut.
  • »Kenya inaugurates its first-ever amphitheater

    Sat 22 February / Feb 2014. 06:01 PM
    Kenya officially opened its first-ever amphitheater on Friday during the inauguration of the Machakos People's Park – a project officials hope will serve as a major source of foreign currency and generate thousands of job opportunities.
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