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LAST_UPDATEWed, 27 Jul 2016 9pm

Analysis: China Emerges More Muscular After ASEAN Meetings

Pic: APVIENTIANE, LAOS: Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big. But it turned out to be a pyrrhic victory.

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Pokemon Go: I Caught Them All And It Wasn’t Worth It

I have caught my first Pokémon, and it was fun, I must say. It was a strange mauve rodentine creature, with a slightly aggressive demeanour, as suggested by its name, Rattata, and I was pleased to have dispatched it. It was in The Independent newsroom. I’ll say no more.

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Photographer Claims He Just Pictured The World’s Biggest Great White Shark

Does this look like the biggest great white shark you’ve ever seen? Well, one photographer claims it is.

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These Are The 10 Best Airlines In The World For 2016, According To Passengers

FilePic: Reuters

Move over Cathy Pacific and Singapore Airlines, its time to make way for this year's winners and they are both from the Middle East.

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What Are Today's Headlines?

Starting the second week of Syawal, our English local dailies highlight on the failed coup that happened in Turkey last Saturday as well as the welfare of affected Malaysians. Apart from that, terrorism continues to make headlines and as well as local politics.

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Pokémon Go: How The Overnight Sensation Was 20 Years In The Making

Returning home on Thursday afternoon, I was stopped by two 10-year-olds standing at the top of my road. “Are you playing Pokémon Go?” one asked. When I said I was, they went wild.

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Give Room For Legitimate Dissent

FilePic: todayonline.com

IS' crazed bloodlust continues. Their killings in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Turkey and Iraq, proving itself completely antithetical to their self-proclaimed idea of being the defenders of Islam.

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The World Is Going To End This July 29, Again

Artist's impression of how the world will end on December 21, 2012

The end of the world is coming, again!

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This Is Why Ancient Statues Always Have Small Penises

Pic: Getty Images

Don’t try and pretend the thought has never crossed your mind.

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