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Homeless In Hong Kong: Soaring Costs Fuel Housing Crisis In Asian Financial Hub

Pic: ReutersHONG KONG: Cheung Muk-gun’s home is an illegal, wooden shack under a highway in one of the poorest areas of Hong Kong, where sky-high property prices and a yawning wealth gap have helped fuel a surge in homelessness.

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Actor Casey Affleck Withdraws As 2018 Oscar Presenter

Pic: ReutersLOS ANGELES: Oscar-winning Casey Affleck, who has been accused of sexual harassment by female crew members on an earlier film, has withdrawn as a presenter at the 2018 Academy Awards, a spokeswoman for the organization said on Thursday.

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Oldest Human Remains Outside Africa Found In Israeli Cave

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: A partial jawbone bearing seven teeth unearthed in a cave in Israel represents what scientists are calling the oldest-known Homo sapiens remains outside Africa, showing that our species trekked out of that continent far earlier than previously known.

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Addicts Reveal What Designer Drugs Does To Your Mind And Body

While attending the New Year celebration countdown this year, I spotted a man literally falling off the stairs nearby, looking clearly dazed and confused.

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Brad Pitt Wins In Custody Dispute With Angelina Jolie

A year-and-a-half after Angelina Jolie shockingly filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, the duo has finally found some middle ground when it comes to their custody battle — which is a win for the dad-of-six, given that his ex previously fought for full physical custody.

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Jean Paul Gaultier Gets Into Swing Of The 60s On Paris Catwalk

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PARIS - Psychedelic swirls, Beatles-style bobs in vibrant colors and plenty of swishing fringes filled Jean Paul Gaultier’s runway on Wednesday, in a celebration of the 1960s designed in homage to avant-garde French couturier Pierre Cardin.

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How To Make The World Work Better For Women?

Pic: ReutersAs business, political and philanthropic leaders brave the snow in search of a cure for global ills at this year's World Economic Forum (WEF) in the Swiss Alps, they may well wonder whether the traditional "Davos Man" has been usurped by "Davos Woman".

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Study Finds Social Media A Cause For Reduced Sleep Among Children

Filepic: ReutersISLAMABAD: The excessive use of social media can lead to reduced sleeping hours among children, according to a study published in a journal named Acta Paediatrica, the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) reported.

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[Video] Korean Actor Had A Crush On This M’sian Woman, But Too Bad She’s Married

Korean reality TV show ‘Lets Go With Mum’ which features Kim Jong Kook (famed for ‘Running Man’) and other Korean celebrities, along with their mothers, spending time in Malaysia has been trending on YouTube after a fan shared snippets from some episodes.

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