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(WITH PICS) 12 Unknown But Enchanting Local Holiday Destinations

WE have reached the end of the year with November making its arrival tomorrow. This time of the year brings with it school holidays, weddings, and annual vacations. If you can’t afford to plan a getaway that involves using your passport for an international flight, then take comfort in the fact that there are plenty of great choices available on our local shores.

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The Malaysian Rush For A Foreign Bride

ACCORDING to a report by Bernama recently, Dewan Negara said in a statement that the number of local men who are looking for a foreign wife is on the rise each year.

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[PHOTOS] Most Terrifyingly Realistic Halloween Food. Would You Dare Eat Them?

Pic: Sayslive/Image via Lily VanilliThese culinary creations are part of 13 Halloween-themed cakes featured in the original article. Bleeding Heart Cake, good enough on its own but even better atop a three-tiered cake.

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(WITH VID) Eye-Opening Video Highlights Harassment Faced By Women, Minority Group

The two-minute video shows actress Shoshana B. Roberts walking silently in jeans and a T-shirt through Manhattan as man after man greets her with unwelcomed remarks. Screengrab from YouTubeNEW YORK: A video that shows a woman being pestered by men on the streets of New York has gone viral, sparking renewed debate about harassment endured by women and minority groups.

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(WITH VID) Know Your Coffee - 27 Drinks Made From Coffee

ARE you a coffee addict? Even you aren’t, chances are you know someone who fits the description. If you live in the city, it’s almost impossible to go for a few miles without running into a coffee-joint of some sorts. They seem to be around every corner.

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New Research Findings Give New Hope In Autism Research

Matthew Kolen, 14, who was diagnosed at age eight with Asperger syndrome, stretches before going to school in Long Island, New York April 1, 2014. Pic: ReutersLONDON: One of the widest investigations into autism has implicated several dozen genes, boosting the search for a diagnostic tool and new treatments, scientists said yesterday.

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Love Him Or Hate Him, TMJ Makes An Impact On Malaysian Football

-sokernet picTHIS Saturday (November 1) will be the final of the 2014 Malaysia Cup. The 88th edition of the oldest tournament in Asia will display the most promising battle in the final as it will decide whether defending champions, Pahang or Super League champions Johor Darul Takzim (JDT) will lift the prestigious trophy after the final whistle at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium.

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‘Women Fashion Power’ ― A Show On Ways Women Take Control Of Their Lives Through Fashion

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo opened the ‘Women Fashion Power’ exhibition as one of 26 powerful women from around the world who contributed an outfit. Pic: tempsreel.nouvelobs.comLONDON: Jettisoning the corset, donning a designer gown, wearing a punk wedding dress or even trainers ― the various ways women take control of their lives through fashion are the subject of a new exhibition opening in London today.

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Waterspouts And Other Strange Weather In Malaysia: How Dangerous Are They?

File picAre waterspouts and landspouts related to tornadoes? Are they as destructive as tornadoes? This recent weather phenomenon has stirred curiosity and confusion among Malaysians when it hit several states. The occurrences were sighted off Malaysia’s coastline in Sarawak and Sungai Petani, Kedah recently, with many people taking the opportunity to record and photograph this rare weather occurrence.

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New York’s Hottest New Trend: Clubbing For Kids

Pic: AFPNEW YORK: The music’s thumping, the dance floor’s packed and the bar’s bustling. Welcome to one of New York’s hottest nightclubs and a new generation of clubbers: six-year-olds.

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