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RM2.31, Highest RON95 Price Since It Was Introduced?

The Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism (KPDNKK) announced the new weekly petrol price as usual on Wednesday (Nov 8) and it reflected an increase for the second time in two weeks.

Read more: RM2.31, Highest RON95 Price Since It Was Introduced?

M’sian Director Wins International Film Award For His Film Depicting Plight Of Rohingya

 

In 2015, one of the world’s most devastating humanitarian crises made global headlines when a massive burial site of Rohingya migrants was discovered in Wang Kelian, Perlis – near the border of Thailand – which was believed to have been an act of human trafficking.

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Check Out These Delicious Food-Inspired Pillows And Sheets That Got Netizens Hungry For More

Just when we thought the trend now is to keep everything in our bedroom as minimalistic as possible, someone decided to break the norm by making us hungrier as we go to sleep or when we wake up in the mornings.

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What Are Today’s Headlines?

The English dailies today reports on the increase of Socso pensions, overflowing Sungai Muda among causes of recent floods, and the latest updates on the flash flood tragedy that hit Penang over the weekend.

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From ‘Crazy Woman’ Singing To A Dog Pooping, Here Are The Bizarre Reasons That Forced Pilots To Make An Emergency Landing

While pilots are forced to make an emergency landing for various reasons mainly due to technical difficulties, drunken passengers, and more recently hoax bomb threats, there have been one-off cases like when one woman gave birth from 36,000ft in 2014 on a British Airways flight from Nigeria to London.

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Will Trump Take A Stand On Southeast Asia?

Pic: Reuters

The last time a sitting US president spent more than ten days on an Asia tour was in the early 1990s, when George H W Bush ended his circuit by vomiting and fainting in the lap of then Japanese Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa.

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Labor Of Love French Chateau On Market For $30 Million

MENARS, France: A vast 18th-century chateau on the banks of France’s River Loire is likely to be sold for just a fraction of the amount a Middle Eastern businessman, inspired by his passion for a long-dead royal mistress, has spent restoring it.

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Filipino Artist Makes Trump Action Figure From Flip Flops

Pic: Reuters

MANILA: A Filipino artist who won fame for his flip-flop sandal carving of a superhero this year has turned his talents to creating an action figure of U.S. President Donald Trump.

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Did You Know The Personal Income Tax Cut In Budget 2018 Means RM1.5 Bil Extra Cash To M’sians?

Malaysian individuals who earn between RM20,000 and RM70,000 will have extra disposable income thanks to the personal income tax cut announced in the 2018 Budget tabling.

Read more: Did You Know The Personal Income Tax Cut In Budget 2018 Means RM1.5 Bil Extra Cash To M’sians?