British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle greatly raised the prestige of the lowly detective story with his fictional alter ego Sherlock Holmes. One of Holmes' most brilliant insights concerned something which was not present. In "Silver Blaze" a dog did not bark.
Just past the 100-day mark in the Donald Trump presidency, it's likely that whatever emanates from the Oval Office is likely to get worse in terms of the incumbent's behavior. He is perpetuating fake news and other lies every day.
Jakartans have decided. The majority of them picked Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno as governor and deputy governor of the capital city.
There is an episode on "Seinfeld," the seminal '90s sitcom, where the main protagonist Jerry Seinfeld picks up the phone only to be harassed by a telemarketer.
Fake news spread during the presidential election of the United States caught global attention last year. The fake news went viral and shocked the public.
Historically, all developed economies, after reaching a certain level of development, have experienced a decline in the share of manufacturing value-added in GDP with the rising share of services value-added.
Two significant geopolitical issues dominate East Asia; the North Korean nuclear showdown and China's maritime claims and expansion in the disputed South China Sea.
A surprise invitation from United States President Donald Trump to visit him at the White House may have boxed in President Rodrigo Duterte, forcing the Philippines' shrewd leader to hedge.
The Self-Defense Forces have been tasked with a new mission of guarding U.S. forces. This is an important and symbolic act aimed at bolstering the Japan-U.S. alliance.
Ueli Steck, one of the world's most revered and respected mountaineers, died on the slopes of Mount Everest on Sunday morning. In 2012, the Swiss scaled Everest without oxygen.