FLORENCE, Italy, -- The heirs of Aldo Gucci, the man who transformed the Florentine label into a global phenomenon, are not happy at the way their family is portrayed in Ridley Scott's House of Gucci film, which stars Lady Gaga, Adam Driver and Al Pacino. The film, which opened last week in cinemas worldwide, centers on the murder of family ...

COMPANIES involved in German-Philippine business relations have a positive outlook for the next 12 months, but concerns about travel restrictions, supply chain and logistics remain high, latest data from the German-Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GPCCI) showed. According to a GPPCI survey conducted from Sept. 24 to Oct. 15 this year, more than half (57%) expressed a positive outlook ...

LOS ANGELES -- Best-selling author Alice Sebold on Tuesday issued a public apology to a man who was wrongfully convicted of raping her 40 years ago in an attack that inspired her 1999 memoir Lucky. Anthony Broadwater, who spent 16 years in prison, was exonerated by a court in New York last week after the case was re-opened. He was ...

COMPETITIVE face-to-face chess action will make its much awaited return after a two-year hiatus as the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) stages the grand finals of the 2021 Philippine National Juniors Championship unfurling tomorrow at the Philippine Academy for Chess Excellence (PACE) building in Mindanao Ave., Quezon City. FIDE Master Alekhine Nouri, 15, will lead the way in ...

As one of the judging panel for the up and coming Business Champion Awards I wanted to offer my professional advice to finalists to let them hone their presentation skills to share the best of your business to the judges. The Business Champion Awards are designed to celebrate the best of British business nationwide, but my advice is valid for ...

BRUSSELS -- The European Union (EU) called on Beijing on Tuesday to show proof of the well-being of tennis star Peng Shuai, adding its voice to international concern about her fate since she alleged sexual assault by a former top Chinese official. "The EU joins growing international demands, including by sport professionals, for assurances that she is free and not ...

EUROPEAN soccer's governing body Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has welcomed the Council of the European Union's decision to adopt a resolution on the European Sport Model, which calls for strengthening of "value-based organized sport" on the continent. The resolution was unanimously approved by sports ministers on behalf of the EU's 27 member states on Tuesday and follows a ...

TIGER Woods does not know when he will return to the Professional Goflers' Association (PGA) Tour following a February car accident that left him in a wheelchair for two months, but said on Tuesday he would love to compete in the British Open next July at St. Andrews. Woods, who was close to having his leg amputated after he lost ...

INNSBRUCK, Austria -- Germany duo Kevin Krawietz and Tim Puetz sent their country into the Davis Cup semifinals as they beat British pair Joe Salisbury and Neal Skupski in a tense doubles decider to earn a 2-1 victory on Tuesday. Their 7-6(10), 7-6(5) win in Innsbruck sealed a remarkable comeback for the Germans, who avenged their defeat at the same ...

JAE Crowder hit a pair of jumpers, including a 3-pointer, after the Golden State Warriors had closed within one point in the fourth quarter and the host Phoenix Suns went on to win the Pacific Division showdown 104-96 for a franchise-record-tying 17th consecutive victory on Tuesday night. Deandre Ayton (24 points, 11 rebounds) and Chris Paul (15 points, 11 assists) ...