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Government has no plans to make smoking rooms compulsory in public buildings: Amy Khor

SINGAPORE: The Government does not plan to make smoking rooms compulsory in public places like sports complexes, office buildings and shopping malls, Senior Minister of State for Health Amy Khor said in Parliament on Tuesday (Feb 6). “With smoking already disallowed in most buildings

Woman finds 10ft python inside her bathroom

The rescuers released the python into the wild after noting that the reptile was fit for survival. A woman was aghast when she opened the door of the bathroom in her house and found a huge python coiled up inside. Chalisa Sunthorn, 48, from

The Met’s Dining Room is worth the price of admission

If you manage to brave the crowds to see the Michelangelo masterpieces now on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, you can now end your cultural jaunt with a culinary treat under the same roof. The Dining Room at the museum recently opened to

Ply Gem (PGEM) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ply Gem (NYSE:PGEM) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Ply Gem Holdings Inc. is engaged in manufacturing and selling exterior building products primarily in the United States

Give your bathroom a quick makeover

When the rest of your home gets a makeover often, why should your bathroom be neglected? Here’s how you can upgrade your bathroom without burning a hole in your pocket. Containers: Add colour to your bathroom by keeping colourful dispensers for shower gels, shampoos, bathoils

9 Bathroom Decor Ideas Designers Really Wish You Wouldn’t Follow

It’s not often that interior designers will have the chance to poke their heads in your bathroom, but if they did, they might not like what they see. We’re not talking about gunky toilets or hairy shower drains, but things you actually think make your

Class 1 student stabbed by senior girl in Lucknow school bathroom

A Class 1 boy is recuperating at a Lucknow hospital after a senior girl student attacked him with a knife on their school premises, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place a day earlier at the Bright Land School in Aliganj’s Triveni Nagar

BUDGET 2018: Don’t tax hotel customers unfairly on discounted rooms, say startups

Even as demonetisation and GST impacted the Indian hospitality sector adversely in 2017, internet startups that aggregate hotels and resorts are demanding a reduction in tax rates in Union Budget 2018. “We expect a forward-looking budget that comes good on reducing corporate tax rates to

MPs’ Westminster dining room and bar to become ‘pop-up restaurant’

A London restaurant with “a sense of grandeur and political intrigue unlike any other” is set to open up for three days next month – inside the Houses of Parliament. Diners will be able to sample the “top-end British cuisine” usually only available to

Lack of bathroom at health centre affecting patients

Patients and guardians at Chankhungu Health Centre in Dowa have stayed days without bathing because the only bathroom that was at the health centre got damaged by a tree that fell on it. Heavy rains on Wednesday in the area forced the big tree