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LAST_UPDATEMon, 19 Feb 2018 4am

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Teaser Released During The Super Bowl

The most anticipated teaser in the galaxy premiered during the biggest game on the planet.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

Featured on the English dailies today are Johor’s plan to improve the immigration checkpoint, the Prime Minister’s plan with KRIM2.0, the questioning of Federal Highway’s ownership, and the illegality of pepper spray.

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A&W Restaurant In PJ To Be Demolished, M’sians Bid Their Final Goodbyes

It is safe to say that Petaling Jaya (PJ) folks were in a sombre mood after the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) confirmed that the iconic A&W restaurant located along Lorong Sultan will be demolished.

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What Makes You Proud To Be Malaysian?

"We must each always think first of Malaysia, of the national need and least of ourselves."

Do you recognise those words, so simply worded yet loaded with meaning that still holds true more than half a century after they were written?

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Singapore Takes A Jab At Time Out Ranking As Boring City

Pic: Reuters

SINGAPORE - Singapore’s tourism agency has hit back at lifestyle magazine Time Out for ranking the wealthy city state among the world’s least exciting cities, by releasing a video that mockingly declares, “There is nothing exciting to do.”

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A Real Head Banger: Woodpeckers Show Signs Of Potential Brain Damage

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: For a person, slamming your head full force into a tree trunk could be enough to knock you silly. Woodpeckers do this untold thousands of times during their lives, and these birds have thrived on Earth for some 25 million years.

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High Levels Of Cellphone Radiation Linked To Tumors In Male Rats: U.S. Study

Pic: ReutersMale rats exposed to very high levels of the kind of radiation emitted by cellphones developed tumors in the tissues around their hearts, according to a draft report by U.S. government researchers on the potential health risks of the devices.

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Chance For Dance Enthusiasts To Participate In 2018 World Dance Cup In Spain

KOTA KINABALU -- The Sabah United Tobilung Association (Tobisa) has invited dance enthusiasts to try their luck in the Malaysian qualifying round for the upcoming the 2018 Dance World Cup Finals in June in Barcelona, Spain.

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Ex-IGP’s Son Files Police Report Against 'Mahathir The Legend' Facebook Page For Slander

 
Abdul Rahmat Omar, a former military man and son of ex-Inspector General of the Police (IGP) Tun Mohammed Hanif Omar has filed a police report on a Facebook page that goes by the name Mahathir The Legend for slander.

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"But Photographs Do Lie, Even Without Manipulation. They Are Only Half-Truths"

In this Feb. 1, 1968, photo, South Vietnamese Brig. Gen. Nguyen Ngoc Loan, chief of National Police, fires his pistol at Viet Cong officer Nguyen Van Lem. (Eddie Adams/AP)  Filepic: Washington Post

This horrific photograph taken fifty years ago on 1 February 1968 defined the Vietnam War for decades and even won the photographer the prestigious Pulitzer Prize.

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