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Actress Asia Argento Reportedly Paid Off Sexual Assault Accuser

ACTRESS ASIA ARGENTO REPORTEDLY PAID OFF SEXUAL ASSAULT ACCUSER

Actress Asia Argento , one of the most prominent accusers of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein , secretly paid off a 17-year-old actor...

Harvey Weinstein's accuser had sex with 17-year-old, paid him $380k hush money - report

HARVEY WEINSTEIN'S ACCUSER HAD SEX WITH 17-YEAR-OLD, PAID HIM $380K HUSH MONEY - REPORT

Asia Argento, an Italian actress and director at the forefront of the MeToo campaign that brought down producer Harvey Weinstein over...

 
 
 
Asia Argento accused of paying hush money to silence sexual assault allegations

ASIA ARGENTO ACCUSED OF PAYING HUSH MONEY TO SILENCE SEXUAL ASSAULT ALLEGATIONS

Actress and director Asia Argento, a leading voice in the MeToo movement, quietly paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to her own...

See Sri Lanka from Your Bike Saddle

SEE SRI LANKA FROM YOUR BIKE SADDLE

Active travel specialists Grasshopper Adventures , based in Bangkok, offers family and pioneering tours to destinations in Asia in...

 
 
 
Director Jon M. Chu on “Crazy Rich Asians”

DIRECTOR JON M. CHU ON “CRAZY RICH ASIANS”

By: Melissa Hung Photo Credit: CAAM “ Crazy Rich Asians ,” based on the best-selling novel by Kevin Kwan, is the first major Hollywood...

'Crazy Rich Asians': Love, Loyalty And Lots Of Money

'CRAZY RICH ASIANS': LOVE, LOYALTY AND LOTS OF MONEY

The best-selling novel about Southeast Asia's super wealthy is now a movie. Jon Chu is the director. The movie's themes of identity,...

 
 
 
'Traders are hunting': Chinese stocks are the latest to get caught in the crisis for emerging markets

'TRADERS ARE HUNTING': CHINESE STOCKS ARE THE LATEST TO GET CAUGHT IN THE CRISIS FOR EMERGING MARKETS

Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images Stocks in China were sold heavily in Wednesday trade and closed just off their 2018 lows. Emerging markets...

India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022

INDIA WILL LAUNCH ITS FIRST MANNED SPACE MISSION BY 2022

Addressing the nation on its 72nd Independence Day, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the country will send an Indian...

 
 
 
Y Combinator is launching a startup program in China

Y COMBINATOR IS LAUNCHING A STARTUP PROGRAM IN CHINA

U.S. accelerator Y Combinator is expanding to China after it announced the hiring of former Microsoft and Baidu Qi Lu who will develop...

JLL Real Views - Lifestyle Hotels Gain a Foothold in Asia Pacific - by Serene Lim

JLL REAL VIEWS - LIFESTYLE HOTELS GAIN A FOOTHOLD IN ASIA PACIFIC - BY SERENE LIM

Lifestyle hotels are carving out a niche in Asia Pacific, boosted by youthful guests looking for authenticity, community and local...

 
 
 
Turkey's president threatened a major blow to the US - but Trump looks to have called his bluff

TURKEY'S PRESIDENT THREATENED A MAJOR BLOW TO THE US - BUT TRUMP LOOKS TO HAVE CALLED HIS BLUFF

REUTERS/Murad Sezer Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan has been threatening to leave NATO and the West behind for a long time, but he...

India's rupee hits an all-time low as the Turkish lira crisis spills over to other currencies

INDIA'S RUPEE HITS AN ALL-TIME LOW AS THE TURKISH LIRA CRISIS SPILLS OVER TO OTHER CURRENCIES

Thomson Reuters The Indian rupee briefly fell to an all-time low of 70.1 per US dollar in Tuesday trade. Indonesia's currency also...

 
 
 
Adidas is now making city-specific running sneakers that account for differences in terrain - using feedback and data from runners around the world

ADIDAS IS NOW MAKING CITY-SPECIFIC RUNNING SNEAKERS THAT ACCOUNT FOR DIFFERENCES IN TERRAIN - USING FEEDBACK AND DATA FROM RUNNERS AROUND THE WORLD

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Observe.AI raises $8M to use artificial intelligence to improve call centers

OBSERVE.AI RAISES $8M TO USE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO IMPROVE CALL CENTERS

Being stuck on the phone with call centers is painful. We all know this. Observe.AI is one company that wants to make the experience...

 
 
 
Kempinski Brand Headed for Bali

KEMPINSKI BRAND HEADED FOR BALI

Bringing its signature take on luxury to Indonesia , Kempinski plans to unveil The Apurva Kempinski Bali in the last quarter of 2018....

'Clear risks of contagion': European markets drop as Turkey's lira crisis spreads around the world

'CLEAR RISKS OF CONTAGION': EUROPEAN MARKETS DROP AS TURKEY'S LIRA CRISIS SPREADS AROUND THE WORLD

European markets slide as fears over the collapse of the Turkish lira continue to spook investors. All major European indices are lower,...

 
 
 
Turkey's central bank promises 'all necessary measures' to save its financial system amid lira collapse

TURKEY'S CENTRAL BANK PROMISES 'ALL NECESSARY MEASURES' TO SAVE ITS FINANCIAL SYSTEM AMID LIRA COLLAPSE

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey has outlined a range of measures to bolster liquidity and support the financial system. The...

Asia's capital of connection

ASIA'S CAPITAL OF CONNECTION

It's a city for people who love New York, London and Tokyo

 
 
 
India's far-flung Andaman Islands are. truly out of this world!

INDIA'S FAR-FLUNG ANDAMAN ISLANDS ARE. TRULY OUT OF THIS WORLD!

The Daily Mail's Jenny Coad boarded the long flight to the Andaman Island of Havelock. She checked into a beautiful new hotel - the...

Offering a white labeled lending service in emerging markets, Mines raises $13 million

OFFERING A WHITE LABELED LENDING SERVICE IN EMERGING MARKETS, MINES RAISES $13 MILLION

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