• Singapore Airlines to end world's longest flights

    Singapore Airlines to end world’s longest flights | Metro

    metronews.ca 24 Oct '12, 9pm

    NEW YORK, N.Y. – The world’s longest commercial flight — Singapore to Newark, New Jersey — is being cancelled. Singapore Airlines announced Wednesday that it will end its nonstop flight between Singapore and Newark, a distance of about 9,500 miles (15,300 kilometres). A slightly short...

  • Guinness records expected to fall at Toronto Fitness Challenge

    metronews.ca 06 Jun '13, 11am

    How do you make great salsa? Smile, keep your chin up and try not to step on anyone’s toes too hard. This Saturday, the Toronto Fitness Challenge will be aiming to set some records at the Metro Convention Centre: for the world’s largest salsa dance, world’s largest bootcamp, the world...

  • Slideshow: Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama see world in dots | Metro

    metronews.ca 08 Aug '12, 5pm

    TOKYO – Polka dots are Japanese avant-garde artist Yayoi Kusama’s lifelong inspiration, obsession and passion. And so they’re everywhere – not only on canvases but on installations shaped like gnarled tentacles and oversized yellow pumpkins. As part of her retrospective on exhibit at ...

  • Slideshow: Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama see world in dots | Metro

    metronews.ca 08 Aug '12, 5pm

    TOKYO – Polka dots are Japanese avant-garde artist Yayoi Kusama’s lifelong inspiration, obsession and passion. And so they’re everywhere – not only on canvases but on installations shaped like gnarled tentacles and oversized yellow pumpkins. As part of her retrospective on exhibit at ...

  • Salsa dance heating up in #Regina via @metroregina #yqr

    Salsa dance heating up in Regina | Metro

    metronews.ca 15 Jan '13, 2pm

    Salsa dance has become increasingly popular over the last two years in the Queen City, with bars having regular events to bring crowds in on slow nights. Brittany Gallagher, floor manager of the Cathedral Freehouse, says they started hosting salsa nights about a year-and-a-half ago to...

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