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LAST_UPDATEFri, 20 Jan 2017 10pm

[Video] Watch Our ‘Abang-Abang Bomba’ Let Their Hair Down And Rock To Bryan Adams With Air Guitars

The weekend is almost approaching and while we’ve heard lots of depressing news throughout the week, we're sure you, our readers, like to see something that would make you smile – and perhaps this video will do just that.

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Watch Out! You Might Be Consuming Fake Maggi, Knorr, Lee Kum Kee Seasonings Made Of Tap Water And Recycled Spices

Last November, Malaysian Digest reported on a production line of fake sanitary pads under popular brand names like Sofy and Whisper, distributed across China.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

Headlined in the English dailies are new doctors, pharmacists and dentists having to wait between two and five years before being hired permanently by public hospitals, the possibility of private companies to spearhead MH370 search, Kedah barring its civil servants, especially high-ranking officials from golfing overseas or during office hours to avoid chances of corruption and the return of Canada's nastiest serial rapist Selva Kumar Subbiah to Malaysia.

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LEGOLAND Offers Amazing Chinese New Year Deals To Welcome In The Year Of The Rooster

KUALA LUMPUR: As the long festive weekend approaches, parents out there are probably busy and stressing on where and what activities they could plan for their family.

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This M'sian Student Has Been Invited To Trump's Inauguration And Hopes To Take A Wefie With The President

Pics: Facebook

While many Americans and celebrities have voiced their intention to skip US-President Elect Donald Trump's inauguration this weekend, this 18-year-old from Rawang has proudly confirmed his attendance.

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Sony Previewed Its Animated Spider-Man, And Something About The Suit Caught Our Eye

This was a major day for the upcoming animated Spider-Man movie. It was not only officially announced when the film would be released -- December 2018 -- but it was also confirmed that it will be the first feature to center on comic book hero Miles Morales instead of Peter Parker. I personally learned this news while sitting in a presentation at Sony Pictures Animation, and it was paired with a special preview that provided a taste of what they're doing with the project visually. As cool as the footage was, however, something significant within it caught my eye: it doesn't appear that Miles Morales will be wearing his normal comic book costume in his big screen debut, and will instead be sporting the more familiar red-and-blue spandex.

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Earth Sets Hottest Year Record For Third-Straight Time,

WASHINGTON  — Earth sizzled to a third-straight record hot year in 2016, with scientists mostly blaming man-made global warming with help from a natural El Nino that's now gone.

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These Bad Habits Are Proven To Be Good For You

In welcoming 2017, was eliminating your bad habits part of your New Year’s resolutions?

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With No Will, Prince Loses The Control He Zealously Guarded

Pic: The Washington PostDURING a career spanning almost four decades, Prince broke with his record label, changed his name and yanked his songs off popular streaming services to prove a point: no one could tell him what to do with his music.

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Basi, World's Oldest Captive Panda, Turns 37

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Basi, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, celebrated her 37th birthday on Wednesday wearing a crown and getting a special birthday cake.

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