Lack of awareness and embarrassment have led to late diagnosis of acromegaly, a hormonal disorder that causes excessive growth, writes Nadia Badarudin
There’s always a slight look of confusion among audiences when the Malaysian band Nadir starts to set up on stage. For starters, the band is made up of seven core members. Then, it’s what they bring with them. Apart from the usual suspects — drums, lead guitars, bass guitars and keyboards, the band also sets up an entire ensemble of instruments including saxophones, tablas, sitars, bonang, gambus, yangqins and occasionally, bagpipes among the many.
DUBAI: Dubai staged a test flight on Monday for what it said would soon be the world's first drone taxi service under an ambitious plan by the United Arab Emirates city to lead the Arab world in innovation.
LISBON: Standing with their arms outstretched under the endless blue sky, the sun on their faces, a small group of women take a yoga class, looking out at Lisbon’s tightly-packed skyline from the rooftop of a city centre hostel.
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Clever Girl Season 2 contestant Noor Syakirah Mohd Azam offered her apology after causing quite a ruckus when she opted to withdraw from the TV3 reality show mid-season.