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Nothing Wrong With Being Average

Pic: News.AsiaOne/STSINGAPORE: Pupils should not be attending tuition classes to help them prepare for their Gifted Education Programme (GEP) test. These pupils are supposed to be gifted academically, and it makes no sense to send them for tuition to ace the test.

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9 Ways To Enhance Your Music-Listening Experiences

MUSIC is somewhat of a universal language. A song can move us to tears, make us dance like buffoons, and steep us in long-lost memories. Whether you’re a casual listener or a full-on audiophile, here are a few ways to take your music habits to the next level.

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Sophia Loren Explains Jayne Mansfield 'Side-Eye' Photo, FINALLY!

Pic: www.messynessychic.comIt’s one of the earliest cases of side-eye ever documented on camera, but now Sophia Loren has finally revealed exactly what was going through her head when she was famously snapped giving Jayne Mansfield a look of clear distaste more than 50 years ago.

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Battling Sweat And Body Odour: Does Gender Play A Role?

File picThe words 'Sweat' and 'Body Odour' often generate embarrassment or other equally uncomfortable reactions due to the social stigma attached to 'BO' in modern urban society. Generally, men are perceived to have more 'BO' issues than women but recent studies reveal that this misconception might not necessarily be true.

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12 Mental Health Mistakes You Might Be Making

Pic: Getty ImagesDepression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control -- the death of a loved one, a job loss or financial troubles. 

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How To Avoid Divorce, According To Science

MANY people have heard the statistic that 50% of marriages end in divorce. Surprisingly, this figure is only true when comparing a given year’s divorces to that same year’s new marriages.

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3 Habits Highly Productive People Do Every Day, Even If They're 'Too Busy'

Pic: Shutterstock"Productivity" is such a buzz word these days that hundreds of books, apps and systems have popped up hoping to teach us the magic formula.

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Iran Dog Lovers Face 74 Lashes And Fines Under New Law

Dog owners in conservative Iran are now under pressure after new legislation imposes fines on pet owners, November 7, 2014. Pic: AFPTEHRAN: Dog lovers in Iran could face up to 74 lashes under plans by hardline lawmakers that would ban keeping the pets at home or walking them in public.

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Will Blue Ticks Spell The End Of Relationships Everywhere?

Pic: AsiaOne/BHPOPULAR messaging app WhatsApp was updated yesterday with a new "feature" that may soon cause plenty of anguish, arguments, heartaches, and even manic depression in some.

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8 Creative Ways People Went Over the Berlin Wall

WE'RE approaching the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall coming down (November 9, 1989). Although the East German government fortified the barrier with everything from watchtowers to guard dogs to beds of nails, a few people managed to slip over the border in amazing ways.

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