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Japan Restaurant Highlights Dementia Awareness

TOKYO, Japan: Diners have no complaints about the service at a pop-up restaurant in central Tokyo, where the 17 waiters and waitresses all suffer from dementia.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

Featured on the English dailies today are the cries of justice by the parents of the children who died in the tahfiz centre fire last week, as well as the opening of the 9th ASEAN Para Games last night.

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Hurricane Irma: For First Time In 300 Years, There Is No One Living On The Island Of Barbuda

Hurricane Irma was 378 miles wide and near the peak of its intensity as a Category 5 hurricane when it made landfall and tore into the 62-square-mile island of Barbuda on the night of September 5 - 6.

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#TeamMas Kicks Off The 9th Asean Para Games With Spectacular Ceremony

Just a day after celebrating Hari Malaysia, Malaysians swarmed the Bukit Jalil National Stadium to show their support for the Malaysian contingent as the 9th Asean Para Games was officially launched yesterday.

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What Actually Happened On Najib's Trip To Washington

Pic: Twitter

While analysts generally agree on the successful outcome of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's trip to the White House, his detractors continue to spread rumours and criticism about it online.

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2018 Budget: M'sians Asking To Reduce GST, Increase BR1M And Bring Back Petrol Subsidy

Budget 2018 is scheduled to be tabled in Parliament in just over a month, specifically on Friday, October 27.

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F1 Drivers Try Durian For The First Time In S'pore -- And Were Totally Unprepared For It

F1 drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen are in town this weekend to compete in the Singapore Grand Prix.

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Already 33 Religious Schools Burnt Since 2007, Chronology #TragediTahfiz

Pic: Bernama

The blaze at the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah residential religious school in Jalan Keramat Ujung here early yesterday, will go down in the country’s history as a fire-related incident with one of the highest death tolls in recent times.

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"Don’t Spend All Your Money On Your X Girlfriend", Huawei's New Ad Takes A Jab At iPhone

With Apple’s announcement of the new and improved iPhone X, many iPhone fans are surely setting their sights on getting their hands on the new device.

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What Are Today’s Headlines?

The English dailies today all focused on the 23 tragic deaths of the Tahfiz school children and wardens in the dawn fire that engulfed the school yesterday, trapping the victims inside with headlines Horrific, Senseless, Avoidable, 23 Die In Fire and He Was Too Young. They Were All Too Young in MalayMail, TheSun and TheStar respectively. Eyewitnesses share accounts of hearing three explosions,

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