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Experts Reveal The Best And Worst Days Of The Week To Book A Cruise

LOOKING to reserve a holiday on the high seas? Number-crunchers at a pricewatching website found that travellers can find the best deals if they book on a Thursday.

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The Town Where 100 Young People Have Tried To Kill Themselves

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When Justin Trudeau came to power in Canada, he promised to repair the country's relationship with its Aboriginal people, after centuries of discrimination. A disproportionate number of indigenous women have gone missing or been murdered in recent decades, and suicide attempts have risen dramatically in some communities, writes Stephen Sackur.

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China Opens Longest Glass Bottom Bridge In World

ZHANGJIAJIE: Tourists who suffer from vertigo need not apply. The world’s highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge opened Saturday in China’s spectacular Zhangjiajie mountains — the inspiration for American blockbuster Avatar.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

The English dailies reported on Malaysia’s wait to win Gold in the next Olympics in Tokyo, the affirmation that non-Muslims are not involved in the Daesh militant group and the arrest of 128,008 people in 8-month drug war.

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The Top 5 Superfoods For Kids

Celebrity trainer David Kirsch has worked with A-list models and actresses such as Heidi Klum, Kate Upton, Liv Tyler, and Anne Hathaway.

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Lou Pearlman, Backstreet Boys Founder, Dies In Prison

SAN FRANCISCO: Lou Pearlman, the producer who launched the hit 1990s boy band groups Backstreet Boys and NSYNC, has died in prison while serving a 25-year sentence for bilking investors of $300 million.

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The '5 Disguises' Used By Human Traffickers

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Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.

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Hidden Codex May Reveal Secrets Of Life In Mexico Before Spanish Conquest

Pic: Bodleian

One of the rarest manuscripts in the world has been revealed hidden beneath the pages of an equally rare but later Mexican codex, thanks to hi-tech imaging techniques.

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“You Don’t Know The Struggles An Olympic Medallist Goes Through” − Former National Athlete Discloses Why Rewards Are Necessary

The 2016 Rio Olympics comes to a close today, and the Malaysian athletes have made the nation proud, bringing home four silver medals and one bronze, the most amount of medals the nation has witnessed in the Games to date.

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Kuala Lumpur Heritage Night Walk Brings Tourists To Old KL

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Each day, people pass by the city's old structures like Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Masjid Jamek, Central Market and Coliseum without knowing their historical value.

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