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Ali Chanel's Playboy Pictorial: The Creator
From losing her virginity at the age of 27 to finding her confidence as a model and a mother, our August 2020 Playmate has boldly forged her own path
"Society tells moms we aren’t sexy, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. I hope moms read my story and see my photos and feel empowered to tell their stories and embrace their bodies."
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Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Investors give $200m boost to Hong Kong travel startup Klook
Travel booking platform Klook has raised $200 million in a new funding round, underscoring investor confidence in the ability of the tourism industry to eventually recover from ...
High Fashion and High Concept: Paris Men's Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021
Highly conceptual designs hit digital runways and took centerstage in fashion films for an inspired Paris Men's Fashion Week.
A pro-democracy activist on Hong Kong’s year of turmoil: "The city itself is dying"
Joey Siu, an activist featured in a new documentary, talks about the protests and China’s national security crackdown.
'We have no choice' - Dominion CEO to Chris Cuomo on why the company is filing defamation lawsuits
Dominion Voting Systems has sued former President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani for defamation after he pushed claims of election fraud against the company.
Hong Kong Lifts Second Lockdown in Kowloon for Covid Tests
Hong Kong lifted a second neighborhood lockdown in part of the densely-populated Kowloon area after the city completed a round of virus testing aimed at ending a fourth surge of...
Hong Kong commercial property market activity set to revive on cash inflows
Investments could rebound by as much as 60 per cent to US$12.6 billion from a 17-year low in 2020, says Ricacorp (CIR), aided by Covid-19 vaccinations and influx of mainland cap...
These Beachy Digs in Melbourne Explore the Yin and Yang of Form, Texture, and Color
In a mashup of desert midcentury and industrial chic, Mim Design creates a perfectly balanced home for a design-savvy family.
Another Hong Kong lockdown ends as Beijing’s help sought on Covid-19 jabs
The unexpected lockdown in Yau Ma Tei started at 7pm, and at least one Covid-19 infection was discovered among more than 300 people tested.
The coming collapse of the ‘Five Eyes’ club of nations
The United Kingdom, the United States and Canada may be far more unstable than China.
COVID-19 Vaccine Concerns Divide Nations At Davos
With more than 100 million people now infected, rich countries that funded vaccine research are now raising their voices to ensure they get doses as tensions mounted over delaye...
Hong Kong investors face wildest stock swings since July as Alibaba gains
Hong Kong stock investors are facing the biggest price swings in six months in a rollercoaster week of trading. Alibaba advances after China’s central bank hinted its affiliate ...
Twitter acquires newsletter publishing service Revue
Announcement comes just a day after Twitter rolled out its 'Birdwatch' pilot program
How new millennial billionaires built the biggest rival to China’s TikTok
Kuaishou founders Su Hua and Cheng Yixiao will see their net worth jump above US$7 billion and US$6 billion, respectively, but their app still trails behind the popularity of By...
Police Fill Elevator Silence With Sick Beats
Using just their bodies, this New Zealand police force showed off their musical skills.
MPs accuse HSBC of aiding China's Hong Kong crackdown
MPs have accused banking giant HSBC of "aiding and abetting" China's crackdown in Hong Kong.
Wirecard executive fled by private jet to Belarus as firm collapsed
Jan Marsalek, Wirecard’s ex-COO who is on Interpol’s most-wanted list, fled in June shortly before Wirecard filed for insolvency.
Guangdong anti-corruption chief moves over to Hong Kong office
Shi Kehui had previously worked under the current head of the HKMAO, Xia Baolong, in Zhejiang province.
iOS 14: Here’s Why There’s An Orange Dot On Your iPhone
Is there an orange dot at the top of your iPhone since upgrading to iOS 14? You’re not alone, here’s why it’s appeared.
State-run media outlets blast new Bar Association head two days in a row
People’s Daily accuses Bar Association chairman Paul Harris of being ‘arrogant’ for suggesting he would seek amendments to the Beijing-imposed national security law.
Apple hit with another European class action over throttled iPhones
A third class action lawsuit has been filed in Europe against Apple seeking compensation — for what Italy’s Altroconsumo consumer protection agency dubs “planned obsolescence” o...
HSBC boss defends decision to freeze accounts of fugitive ex-lawmaker Ted Hui
CEO Noel Quinn tells British parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee the bank was legally obliged to take action on accounts after being notified by Hong Kong police.
WhatsApp facing up to €50M privacy fine
The draft penalty would be one of the largest under the European Union’s data protection rules.
‘Ambush-style’ lockdown takes Hong Kong residents by surprise
People living in buildings numbered 9-27 Pitt Street and Shun Fung Building at 3 Tung On Street were ordered to stay in their homes until tested.
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