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Local Baker Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Delectable New Desserts For The Masses

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Social media has made it easier for us sweet tooth fans to drool over delicious desserts. And by now, those who follow the local baking scene closely would know that Brown & Sugar (B&S) clearly stands as a fan favourite, among other established bakers.

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UK Parliament's "Big Ben" Bell To Fall Silent For Four Years

LONDON - The "Big Ben" bell in the British parliament's famous clock tower will cease its regular bongs at noon on Aug. 21, falling silent for most of the next four years while renovation works are carried out, the House of Commons said on Monday.

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Boris In Union Jack Underpants? Musical Comedy Finds The Fun In Brexit

EDINBURGH - A retelling of Britain's vote to leave the European Union and its dramatic political consequences might perhaps be framed as high drama or extreme farce.

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7-Year-Old Girl Sacrifices Undergoing Treatment So Her Sister Can Survive A Deadly Bone Disease

Sacrifice is the greatest act of love, as recently displayed by a seven-year-old girl in Henan province, China.

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[WITH PICS] A First Look At Tunku Tun Aminah And Dennis Muhammad’s Solemnisation

The official photograph of Dennis Muhammad and Tunku Tun Aminah as husband and wife. (Pic: Royal Press Office)

Tears of joy swept the nation as the Johor Princess Tunku Tun Aminah Sultan Ibrahim, weds the love of her life, Dennis Muhammad Abdullah, at Istana Bukit Serene earlier today – solemnising their relationship as husband and wife in the eyes of God.

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GrabCar Driver Loses It And Punches His Passenger On Her Face

A teenage girl broke her nose after claiming to be beaten by a GrabCar service driver as a result of a misunderstanding between them in an incident at the Sri Anggerik Apartment, Bandar Puchong.

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Johor All Geared Up In Anticipation Of Tunku Aminah's Wedding

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Malay royalty, heads of state and heads of government from all over the region were spotted arriving in Johor Bahru ahead of the much anticipated nuptials of Johor princess Tunku Tun Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah Sultan Ibrahim.

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What Are Today’s Headlines?

Featured on the English dailies today are MACC’s further investigations in raiding the house of a Penang state assemblyman, arrest of rebellious teenagers suspected of gangsterism in Kuala Lumpur, Ahmad Zahid’s advice to UMNO grassroots leaders and a human trafficking scam that targets young Bangladeshis.

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British Pensioners Rushing To Settle In EU Countries Ahead Of Brexit

British pensioners and people taking early retirement are flocking to settle in European countries ahead of Brexit, amid fears this will become more difficult once freedom of movement ends.

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Egyptian Artist Creates Portraits Out Of Burnt Tobacco

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt - In a small studio littered with empty cigarette packets in Egypt's second city, Alexandria, Abdelrahman al-Habrouk sits hunched over a sheet of paper making portraits with tobacco.

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