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Driver 'Hides' In Lot, Then Ninjas His Way Out Of Carpark By Tailgating Motorist

The driver of a Toyota with licence plate number SLN8945E was caught on camera evading parking fee.

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Good News, Malaysia Has Improved Its Ranking In The 2017 Global Peace Index While US Drops 11 Spots

Participants at a recent TN50 event. Pic: NST

Out of a survey of 163 countries, which includes more than 99.7 percent of the world's population, Malaysia has come into the top quarter of the ranking.

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Goodbye Wordsmith Rehman Rashid

Filepic: BernamaRehman Rashid, who died on June 3, 2017, loved words. The journalist and writer suffered a heart attack in January from which he never fully recovered. He was 62.

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Why Is The Southeast So Humid?

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You don’t have to hop on a plane to visit the tropics when you live in the southeastern United States—it can often feel like you’re already there. It gets humid in this corner of the country. Not just regular humid, mind you, but so disgustingly moist that you can almost feel the air slosh across your skin as you walk out the front door. But what is it that makes the Southeast so humid compared to the rest of the country?

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Scientists Have Discovered A Way To Detect Brain Cancer Almost Five Years Earlier

Scientists have discovered a way to potentially diagnose brain cancer up to five years earlier than is currently possible.

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Why Is Moral Policing Necessary For Muslim Eating In Public During Ramadhan

Without really realising it, we are already in the second week of Ramadhan and only three weeks shy of celebrating Hari Raya.

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Scientists Detect Einstein Gravitational Waves For A Third Time

Pic: ReutersScientists have for a third time detected ripples in space from black holes that crashed together billions of light years from Earth, a discovery that confirms a new technique for observing cataclysmic events in the universe, research published on Thursday shows.

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Original Disneyland Map Could Fetch $900,000 At LA Auction

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Walt Disney's first map of his planned Disneyland theme park in Southern California is going up for sale in June and could fetch up to $900,000, auctioneers said on Friday.

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19-Year-Old Prostitute Gets RM4.2 Million After Being ‘Sexually Victimised’ By 30 Cops

Jasmine Abuslin of Oakland, California was underage when she started her sex trysts, under the name Celeste Guap.

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'The Magnificent Century' Was Described As The Ottoman-Era ‘Sex And The City’ When It First Aired In Turkey

It was called the 'historical bodice-ripping megahit' in the entertainment industry magazine 'Variety' and tells the story of a 'sexy' sultan and his exploits in the harem, Middle East current affairs magazine Al-Monitor reported.

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