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Forget Sex On Camels, Unmarried Couples Are Now Banned From Riding Motorcycles Together

If you have been following the local news lately, you’ve probably learned a new thing or two (or not) about sex – particularly regarding performing the activity on top of a camel.

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[With Vid] Malaysian NGO Sets Up Hospital In Day And A Half, Brings Hope To Nepal Quake Victims

Pics: Mercy Malaysia Facebook Page

While many international organizations were still assessing the devastating earthquake early last week, Mercy Malaysia was already on the ground in neighbouring Calcutta, India on Tuesday 28 April and waited 18 hours to get clearence to land in Kathmandu. Within a day and a half, the Malaysian NGO was already treating victims of the tragic natural disaster.

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Why Tidying Up Could Change Your Life

The junk in our homes clutters our minds as well. It’s time for a serious spring clean, according to Erica Buist.

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Taylor Swift Shares Rhyming Texts She Sends To Ed Sheeran

“You’d think for multi-platinum lyricists we’d do better,” pop star Ed Sheeran said, commenting on the text conversations he shared with fellow singer-songwriter Taylor Swift.

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Rihanna’s Met Gala Outfit Creates ‘Sizzling’ Memes

Photo: Getty Images

The Met Gala – certainly the talk among fashion’s best, which include celebrities’ best…and worst too.

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[With Vid] Believe It Or Not – Coffee Can Now Be Freshly Brewed In Space!

Photo: Samantha Cristoforetti, Twitter

Coffee anyone? Instead of having it at a typical sit-down café, why not have it while floating in space? Sounds awesome, right?

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Ever Wondered What It’s Like To Fly A Boeing Jet For A Living?

Hair-raising tales of freak storms, chatting up girls in mid-air and suicidal missions have filled public imagination of what a pilot actually does for a living after the string of high profile aviation tragedies that have hit so close to home. But is this truly the real picture?

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Does Life Have A Beginning, Middle And An End?

‘Does every scene of your life – childhood summers, first kisses, bereavements – have a connecting thread? Or are they different chapters?’ Oliver Burkeman ponders.

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Consumers Can Be Seduced By Healthy Food

HEALTHY eaters jump on the bandwagon when a restaurant, grocery store, school cafeteria or family member make the foods accessible, and with enticing presentations that make it seem like an obvious choice, according to a new meta-analysis.

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Granny Hair Is The New Fashion Statement

NEW YORK: While many people try to hide their grey hair, spending hours eradicating the signs of advancing age, going grey may no longer mean reaching out for the dye bottle as “granny hair” is in vogue.

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