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Today Is International Day Of Happiness - Why Not Listen To The World's Happiest Playlist?

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Can a happy song work wonders on your soul? The United Nations says it can. A campaign was launched on March 16 asking listeners around the world to post through social media with the hashtag #happysoundslike the songs that make them happy, with the playlist to be revealed today, which is the UN-declared International Day of Happiness.

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Billionaire's Advice To His 20-Year Old Self

What if you could tell your younger self a piece of advice that you, as a billionaire, now knew?

Business Insider had a chat with billionaire entrepreneur, businessman, investor, and owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures, and the chairman of the HDTV cable network AXS TV, Mark Cuban, on what he'd tell his younger self if he could travel back in time. 

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Malaysia Edging Closer To High Income Status By 2020 - IMF

Malaysia’s aspirations of becoming a high income nation by the year 2020 is edging closer to reality, says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) first deputy managing director David Lipton.

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Screens May Be Terrible For You, And Now We Know Why

screensFOR MORE THAN 3 billion years, life on Earth was governed by the cyclical light of sun, moon and stars. Then along came electric light, turning night into day at the flick of a switch. Our bodies and brains may not have been ready.

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Female Politicians – Are They Really Walking The Talk Or Just Catwalking?

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“As a woman leader, I think I bring a variety of leadership. I am interested in women's issues, in an effort to reduce the rate of population growth ... as a woman, I entered politics with one other dimension - that of a mother.”

Those were the wise words of Benazir Bhutto, the first woman to be elected as the head of an Islamic state's government, and the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan. She was one of the most powerful woman on the globe, advocating women’s rights, and a politician with natural charisma.

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Meet These Superfans Who Had Plastic Surgeries To Look Like Their Favourite Celebrities, And Got Famous For It Too

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While it’s nothing new that more and more people are daring enough to spend a hefty load of money to go under the knife just to look like their favourite famous stars, the best part of it is they do claim that they live happier and more comfortably in their new skin.

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Study Finds Watching Porn Enhances Men's Performances In Bed

Plenty of stigma exists surrounding the activity of watching porn, especially if you live on this side of the globe. Here on our shores, it is perceived as something that is religiously, culturally, and morally unacceptable.

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Convenience Food – Is It Really Convenient?

These days, ‘instant’ food is in abundance and especially for those who claim they have no time to cook, purchasing packets and tins come off rather, handy?

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'The Rock' Channels His Inner Taylor Swift In New Reality TV Series

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We all know Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson for his portrayal of action heroes in big budget Hollywood comic adventure flicks but to see him 'singing' Taylor Swift's runaway hit 'Shake It Off' is an inspired comic moment that gives a whole new dimension to that teenage pop song. Many who have viewed it in the trailer of the upcoming new series 'Lip Sync Battle' agree that Dwayne and Taylor Swift is a match made in lip sync heaven!

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