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MELBOURNE — Melbourne has a world class contemporary music scene that contributes culturally to the city, but what is it worth? A report reveals the music industry’s full value.
January 20, 2012, 5:00 AM PST | By Lieu Thi Pham
JAIPUR — The largest literary festival in the Asia-Pacific kicked off in India. But Salman Rushdie’s absence raises questions about the future of free speech in the world’s...
January 20, 2012, 1:22 AM PST | By Betwa Sharma
BEIJING — Biotech firm CapitalBio hopes that patients in the US and Europe will rely on medical technology designed in China, not just made there.
January 20, 2012, 12:36 AM PST | By Tom Hancock
MEXICO CITY — Miguel Caballero makes discrete “bulletproof fashion” for business people and politicians in Latin America and around the world.
January 19, 2012, 1:02 PM PST | By Lauren Villagran
DELHI — As India tests the world’s cheapest tablet, plans are afoot to sell the device in the U.S.
January 19, 2012, 8:15 AM PST | By Betwa Sharma
MADRID — University scientists have developed artificial intelligence that can automatically, rapidly create plans, factoring in limited resources.
January 19, 2012, 3:35 AM PST | By Jennifer Riggins
PARIS — After a credit downgrade last week, France, abuzz with speculation and uncertainty, sees effects on politicians gearing up for presidential elections this spring.
January 19, 2012, 12:05 AM PST | By Bryan Pirolli
HONG KONG — China’s iconic bamboo has become a German toymaker’s signature material, propelling the brand to the forefront of sustainable manufacturing.
January 18, 2012, 7:58 PM PST | By Vanessa Ko
BEIJING — China’s capital is investing over a million dollars in a food safety scheme involving writing on pigs with lasers, part of a nationwide “Internet of Things” drive.
January 18, 2012, 5:15 AM PST | By Tom Hancock
DELHI — In some states of India, more women than men are pursuing science courses in college. But MIT professor Abha Sur argues that Indian female scientists still face societal...
January 17, 2012, 10:07 PM PST | By Betwa Sharma