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Malaysian Businesses Self-Censoring Dog Images This Chinese New Year To Avoid Muslim Outcry

WITH five weeks left until Chinese New Year (CNY), several businesses in multi-ethnic Malaysia are steering clear of dog images on their products and displays to avoid upsetting the country’s Muslim majority.

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Flu Season 2018: Why It Got So Bad

Filepic: Health Line

The flu is now officially an epidemic, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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M’sian Cranberries Fans: Dolores O'Riordan Will Continue To ‘Linger’ In Our Memories

Pic: The Independent

The world is in deep shock and mourning following the untimely demise of the lead singer of the multi-million selling rock band The Cranberries, Dolores O’Riordan.

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New Zealander Writes A Letter To Express Her Disgust Over AirAsia Stewardesses Uniform

 

About a month ago, a senator, Datuk Hanafi Mamat suggested that the government ought to introduce a guideline that stipulates the need for local airline stewardesses to don a more Shariah-compliant uniform, to ensure that it is in line with Malaysia’s image as a Muslim country.

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[Video] Terrifying Moment The Floor Collapsed At Indonesia’s Stock Exchange, Sending Visitors Plummeting To The Ground

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Dramatic footage that has emerged a day after news of the floor collapsing in Jakarta's stock exchange hub reveals the sheer panic that was triggered by the incident.

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Intelligence Say They Will Capture ISIS Leader THIS YEAR

Photo: TIME

“We will get him this year. Finally.” Those were the words of a regional officer who is confident Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group, will be captured after more than three years of declaring its caliphate.

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What Are Today’s Headlines?

The English dailies today reports on Felda getting back control of its land on Jalan Semarak and the failed attempt at weed-resistant padi strain in the market.

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Hold Back Your Sneeze

If you notice the tell-tale signs of a sneeze coming, do not hold back and just let it out or you might end up in the hospital’s emergency room.

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There Will Be No One-State Solution In Israel-Palestine

Filepic: ReutersThe latest trend in the debate on Israeli-Palestinian peace is to trumpet the inevitability of a one-state solution. The recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the administration of US President Donald Trump has depressed many involved in the peace process.

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How Living In Moderation Has Helped These M’sians Enjoy Life In Abundance

For months the world has been bombarded with news of atrocious extremism committed by ISIS, and the ethnic cleansing that the Rohingyas are subjected to by the Myanmar government.

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