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Modigliani's Largest Nude To Go Under Hammer, Seen At $150 Million

HONG KONG: A painting of a reclining nude by Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani is set to go under the hammer in New York on May 14 with a record sale estimate of $150 million, auction house Sotheby’s announced on Tuesday.

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Commoners Who Have Married Into Royal Families

Pic: ReutersLONDON: In just over three weeks, U.S. actress Meghan Markle will join a select group of "commoners" to marry into a royal family when she weds Britain's Prince Harry at Windsor Castle.

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Beloved Princes: Boys Become Buddhist Novices In Thailand

Pic: ReutersMAE HONG SON, THAILAND: Golden umbrellas draped in beads and flowers provide shade for boys as young as seven riding on their fathers’ shoulders in a procession through the mountain town of Mae Hong Son on Thailand’s northern border.

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Najib Supremely Confident BN Will Win

The future is not a cloudy one as the Opposition tries to portray it, in fact it is crystal clear, according to caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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[Video] Pakatan Harapan Insiders Reveal Why The Opposition Is Not Fit To Lead The Country

On the surface, Pakatan Harapan's effort to portray unity by using PKR's logo seems like a simple solution but on closer examination, this thin veneer of unity falls apart.

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[PHOTOS] Former Newspaper Columnist Reveals The World Of The UMNO 'Makciks', The Hidden Strength Within The Party

In the lead-up to the polling day on May 9, supporters of the political parties are giving their all to promote their preferred parties to the public, from participating in public campaigns to propping up party flags on the street.

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New York Times' Weinstein Investigation To Be Developed As Film

Pic: ReutersLOS ANGELES: A behind-the-scenes dramatization on how the New York Times broke the story that accused powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of a pattern of sexual misconduct will be developed as a feature film, one of its backers said on Wednesday.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

The English dailies front paged the MyPPP president's controversy, the warning towards malcontents within BN and the disappointment of 1MDB president with the lack of attendance by the opposition leaders to his talk.

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'Avengers 3' Breaks All-Time Opening Day Record In S Korea

SEOUL -- "Avengers: Infinity War" charted the biggest opening day ever in South Korea with an audience of nearly 1 million, outstripping the first day of last year's local hit "The Battleship Island" (972,161), data showed Thursday, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported.

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#PulangMengundi: Thousands Of M’sians Are Putting Political Differences Aside And Unite For A Common Goal

When the 14th General Election (GE14) polling date was announced to fall on a Wednesday (May 9), many Malaysians were puzzled over how they would make their journey back to their respective hometowns to cast their vote in the middle of the week.

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