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Malaysia’s Muslims Grapple With Being ‘Good Enough’

Wrestling with criticism and what it means to be Malay-Muslim, some worry that the pressure could drive the young into the arms of extremists like ISIS. Pic: CNA

KUALA LUMPUR: Shereen Ezaini wears a hijab when she goes out, observes the five pillars of Islam such as fasting and praying five times a day, and plans one day to go on the Haj. It is, in the 29-year-old’s own words, “living life the way a Muslim’s life should be”.

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Life Expectancy Study Shows Many Likely To Live Beyond 90 By 2030

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Average life expectancy will rise in many countries by 2030, breaking through 90 years in some places, and policymakers need to make more efforts to plan for it, according to a large international study.

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Lisa Surihani Is New Unicef Malaysia Ambassador

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Actress Lisa Surihani will advocate the rights of children across the country in line with her appointment as the new United Nations International Children's Fund (Unicef) Malaysia ambassador today.

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Made Your GF Angry But Don't Know Why? It's Probably One Of These Reasons

Women get angry at their partners for a myriad of reasons -- then get even madder when asked what they are upset about.

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Chinese Woman Caught Stealing E-Scooter Shamed With Sign That Reads 'I Am A Thief'

When a lady was caught stealing in Sichuan, China, she was arrested and a placard reading “I am a thief” placed around her neck.

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[Video] What This Young Kelantanese Says About Our Country In Fluent Korean Will Make You Proud Of Being M'sian

SINCE yesterday, Kelantanese lad Muhammad Khalid has caught the attention of netizens following his appearances in a popular Korean TV programme called Abnormal Summit.

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Model Has 'World Record' For Most Number Of Tinder Matches With 5,400 Right Swipes

A 19-year-old London-based model says she has reached a 'world record' in the overwhelming number of likes and matches that she gets on Tinder.

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Twitter Users Send Chef Gordon Ramsay Photos Of Their Food -- And Get Epically Roasted

Gordon Ramsay is a renowned chef but he is also infamous for his sharp-shooting remarks and hot temper.

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[VIDEO] Military Helicopter Stops On Road To Ask Truck Driver For Directions

An amazing clip of a military helicopter stopping on a local road to ask a truck driver for directions in Aktobe, Kazahkstan, has hit the net.

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Family Member Of Macau’s ‘King Of Gambling’ To Invest Double-Digit US Millions In M’sia’s BookDoc

Local healthcare online platform BookDoc will stop at nothing to prove they are changing the industry and improving lives, one patient at a time.

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