'Liberate Hong Kong': pre-election calls for independence from China grow

Although dismissed by many as impossible, support for a break away from Beijing appears to have grown, especially among the young.

Racked by self doubt and loneliness, the 6th Duke of Westminster proved even £9billion can't buy happiness

And yet, as a friend of the tall and handsome Duke observes: ‘When I was young I used to read about Gerald and think, “Gosh, how wonderful to be him with all that money and position.” But when I got to know him I realised that nobody in their right mind would change places with ...

Golden Goliath: How drink-driving party animal Michael Phelps overcame his demons

Michael Phelps won two golds in Rio - taking his total medal tally to 25.

Sister of Sir Cliff Richard dies aged 73 in an 'absolutely depressing' year for the singer

The sister of Sir Cliff Richard has died just months after the singer emerged from two years of ‘living hell’ over sex abuse allegations.

The global democratic recession

Democracy is in retreat around the world — for now

US companies tap global demand for bonds

Record-low interest rates are no barrier for US companies finding buyers for their debt thanks to a relentless global quest for fixed returns that shows little sign of easing.

Leonard Cohen Penned Letter to 'So Long, Marianne' Muse Before Her Death

"Well Marianne it's come to this time when we are really so old and our bodies are falling apart and I think I will follow you very soon," poet writes.

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Adventure: Escape The Malaysian Jungle

Charlie Burton endures hell and high water in The Chapman's Challenge, an island race that replicates the perils of the Pacific Theatre.

Telco returns as Platinum sponsor for event

MOBILE Internet and voice service provider YES is back in support of this year’s Penang Starwalk, offering an idyllic island getaway at its resort for two lucky people. As a Platinum sponsor, YES is giving a three-day, two-night stay at YTL’s Tanjong Jara Resort worth RM5,000 each for...

YTL Corp Records Full-Year Revenue of RM15.4 Billion (US$3.8 Billion), Profit for the Period Grows 10% to RM1.9 Billion (US$471 Million)
YTL Corp Declares 9.5 Sen Interim Dividend; YTL Power Declares 10 Sen Interim Dividend

YTL Group Managing Director Tan Sri Dato' (Dr) Francis Yeoh Sock Ping, CBE, FICE, said, "For the 12 months ended 30 June 2016, the Group recorded revenue of RM15.4 billion and profit of RM1.9 billion. Our utilities division registered a decrease i...

Malaysian boutique hotel group expands into China

YTL Hotels is a family-run Malaysian business with Chinese roots. The company has hotels and resorts across Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia, Japan, the UK and France. Expanding to China is a natural step forward for the group because of the country's tremendous market potential. Representative...

Cool head, strong heart

Christopher Spencer Chapman, the son of World War II hero Colonel Frederick Spencer Chapman, talks to R. Gowri about his father’s capacity to overcome challenges throughout childhood and adult life.

Saying yes to unity

YTL Communications chief executive officer Wing K. Lee said the idea of uniting Malaysians is in line with the company’s objective of connecting all Malaysians regardless of demographic factors. “We are committed to help drive unity in the digital sense with the launch of our 4G netwo...