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What Are Today's Headlines?

Monday begins with multiple reports on the recent identity of one among the seven suspected Dhaka attackers who was also a former student here in a Malaysian private university, airline passengers rights, and worsening forest preservation among other news in local English dailies today.

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You Can Now Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ Free Of Charge

 

LOS ANGELES: A US federal judge on Monday signed off on a settlement that puts the song “Happy Birthday” — considered one of the most recognizable tunes in the English language — in the public domain.

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‘Finding Dory’ Splashes The Box Office Competition

LOS ANGELES: Pixar’s “Finding Dory” was floating atop the box office over the weekend, taking in an estimated $73.2 million, industry data showed Sunday.

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‘Conjuring 2′ Scares Off Competition To Top Box Office

The supernatural fright-fest, starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as a paranormal-investigating couple, took in $40.4 million on its opening weekend, almost matching the $41.9 million take of the 2013 original in 2013.

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What Has Umno Gained From Removing Muhyiddin And Mukhriz


ON June 23, Umno sacked with immediate effect suspended deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and former Kedah menteri besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir.

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Haute Couture In The Spotlight At Upcoming Paris Fashion Week

Pic: AFP RelaxnewsBEFORE the summer recess, all eyes in the fashion world will turn to Paris, where a new set of haute couture collections will be unveiled July 3 to 7. While most of the creations on show will be out of reach for mere mortals, the shows offer a glimpse of what's in store on the red carpet at prestigious global events in the coming months. Here's a look at some of the unmissable shows in store at the French capital's upcoming haute couture week.

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Creating Healthy Sleep Habits In Infants Could Help Prevent Childhood Obesity

Pic: AFP RelaxnewsUS research out this week suggests that teaching parents techniques to help encourage healthy sleep habits in their children could help to prevent obesity.

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Uptick In Colon Cancer Rates Among People Under 50

COLON cancer among people under 50 is on the rise, and tumours are often diagnosed at an advanced stage, according to research presented Tuesday.

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This Life-Size Replica Of 18th Century Ship Is Up For Sale

NEW YORK — The world’s largest seaworthy wooden ship of its class, a replica of a merchant vessel that sank in 1745 off the coast of Sweden for reasons still unknown, is up for sale after years on the seas.

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Amber Heard Accuses Estranged Husband Johnny Depp Of Domestic Violence

LOS ANGELES: Actress Amber Heard obtained a restraining order on Friday against her estranged husband Johnny Depp after accusing the actor of verbal, emotional and physical abuse, days after she filed for divorce to end their 15-month marriage.

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