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LAST_UPDATEThu, 26 Apr 2018 10am

[Video] DBKL, Why Are You Misusing The Bicycle Lane?

Since Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) introduced its first-ever bicycle lane along the busy roads of Jalan Raja Laut, Jalan Sultan Ismail to KLCC, the blue-coloured dedicated lane that share a road space in the heart of the city has made quite the headlines.

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As More People Move To Cities, China Eases Land Rules In Villages

Pic: ReutersMUMBAI: Allowing Chinese villagers to rent out their homes and farms could boost development and ease tensions in neglected rural areas where houses sit empty as people migrate to cities, according to analysts.

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'Black Panther' Smashes Records With $218 Million At Holiday Weekend Box Office

Pic: ReutersLOS ANGELES: Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is heading for a super-heroic $218 million debut over the four-day President’s Day weekend at 4,020 North American locations, estimates showed Sunday.

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Malaysia Can Do More To Protect Foreign Maids

The news of an Indonesian maid named Adelina Lisao, who was abused to death by her employers in Penang, sickened me to the core – especially upon learning the details that led to her death.

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An African-American Teen And His Mom Explain Why 'Black Panther' Means So Much

"Black Panther" might not be as big as President Barack Obama, but "it's up there."

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Tea Sets And Ascot Inspire Mulberry's Instant-Fashion Launch

REFILE - ADDING INFORMATION Alison Goldfrapp performs as the models display creations during the Mulberry show at London Fashion Week, in London, Britain February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

LONDON - Britain’s Mulberry looked to the garden parties of old to inspire its most modern fashion collection to date, as the brand on Friday launched a new format allowing shoppers to buy its wares straight off the catwalk instead of months later.

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Iqram Dinzly Seeks Apology From Altimet

KUALA LUMPUR: “It was my mistake and I apologise to Altimet if he feels offended by my action for wanting to get onto the stage,” said actor Iqram Dinzly.

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Berlinale Film Shows Refugees' Lives At Historic Airport

Pic: Reuters/Fabrizio Bensch ( Ibrahim Al Hussein (L) from Syria and and Qutaiba Nafea from Iraq pose for the photographer ahead of an interview with Reuters about Karim Ainouz's Berlinale International Film Festival entry movie "Central Airport THF" at historic Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany)

BERLIN - In 2015, with Germany facing turmoil after flinging its doors open to a million refugees, Berlin repurposed a defunct airport to house them, creating an ad hoc village that is the setting for a film to premier at the Berlinale film festival.

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French Farmer Finds Happiness In Life Before Machines

Pic: Reuters/Stephane Mahe (French farmer Jean-Bernard Huon, 70, walks with his oxen on his land near his farm in Riec-sur-Belon, France)

RIEC-SUR-BELON, France: When farm machinery revolutionized French agriculture in the years after World War Two, a young Jean-Bernard Huon turned his back on the new technology.

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Here’s What You Never Knew About Lion Dancing

While we usher in the Year of the Dog, the celebration is incomplete without the clanging of cymbals, the pulsating beating of drums and the sounding of the gong, to accompany a lion dance performance.

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