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artra1.jpg The Edge Singapore
Apr 20, 2017 Lifestyle

The 21,500 sq ft sales gallery of Artra is designed to look like a contemporary art gallery. The name “Artra” ­itself is a palindrome; it reads as “art” both backwards and forwards. The 400-unit private condominium at ­Alexandra View fronts the Redhill MRT station and will be connected to it in the future.

vietgraffiti_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Apr 13, 2017 Lifestyle

Ho Chi Minh City is now a graffiti hotspot, thanks to pioneering artists — both local and foreign — eager to fill blank wall space.

palestinian_cow_energy_2_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Apr 12, 2017 Lifestyle

The family has begun recycling waste from its cows to produce electricity for one of the largest Palestinian dairy plants and even to provide power to some houses.

hutongs_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Apr 10, 2017 Lifestyle

The narrow streets come alive each morning with residents selling breakfast snacks from small stalls — crisp-fried egg crepes, steamed dumplings and warming bowls of millet porridge. 

mar-a-lago_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Apr 05, 2017 Lifestyle

Mar-a-Lago, the sumptuous setting of Donald Trump's summit with China's Xi Jingping this week, isn't the first presidential hideaway to host foreign leaders. But it may be the most opulent.

graphic_fengshui.jpg The Edge
Apr 05, 2017 Lifestyle

Many of us live in apartments and condos. And when we go outstation or overseas for an extended period, we often opt to stay in serviced apartments. So then, the concern for good feng shui in an apartment or condo unit should be raised as most of us want to benefit from a balanced flow of energy in the space that we live in.

_s1a5117.jpg By  Law Soo Phye for The Edge
Apr 01, 2017 Lifestyle

A frenetic pace of life demands tranquility and the adherence to the dictum of ‘less is more’...

fb_regal_delhi_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Mar 31, 2017 Lifestyle

The Regal is one of India's oldest cinema halls — when it first opened its doors in the 1930s, the country was still a British colony.

fb_mice_history_afp.jpg By AFP for The Edge
Mar 30, 2017 Lifestyle

As soon as hunter-gatherers began settling down rather than roving from place to place, house mice began to edge out their wild counterparts, said the study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), a peer-reviewed US journal.

casablanca_afp.jpg The Edge
Mar 28, 2017 Lifestyle

What was once a feted blend of Moroccan and European architecture is falling apart under the weight of an expanding urban population and neglect.