Vietnam is currently the 16th-largest trade partner of New Zealand and the two countries boast many advantages from supplementing each other. New Zealand has high demand for importing garments and textiles, footwear, wood, tropical farm produce, and seafood, which are strengths of Vietnam, while Vietnam needs to import milk and dairy products, wine, lamb, fruit, […]

Premier League start date too early for Chelsea: Lampard

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard says starting the new Premier League season on Sept. 12 is too early and his players run the risk of sustaining injuries given the short turnaround between campaigns. Chelsea trail Bayern Munich 3-0 heading into the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Saturday and even if they fail […]

‘Star Wars’ Legacy I: Five Iconic Directors Recall When George Lucas Changed Everything

LUC BESSONDEADLINE: You have said you were influenced by directors who pushed the envelope on films like Terminator, The Lord Of The Rings, Star Wars and most recently Avatar. On that latter project, you said you had a script ready for your own groundbreaking project Valerian but tore it up after you saw Avatar and […]

Age-fudging no different from fixing – Dravid

“I strongly believe that these young kids are the first generation of Indians who could be growing up without a deep personal connection to the game,” he said. “Today’s children have many, many other options. They will grow up to be the thought leaders and opinion makers and fund managers. It is why Indian cricket […]