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As Disasters Surge, Nations Must Slash Emissions Faster, Climate Experts Urge

Pic: ReutersBONN: With hurricanes, floods and other impacts of climate change becoming increasingly destructive, countries urgently need to step up their ambitions to cut emissions if they are to keep global warming within safe limits, experts said ahead of U.N. climate talks starting on Monday.

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Fake Version Of WhatsApp On Google Play Store Downloaded By Over A Million Users. Are You One Of Them?

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Beware of this fake version of the WhatsApp messenger app that even fooled Google Play to allow it on their online store.

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MAS, Where Are Our Bicycles? ─ IRONMAN Malaysia Participants Demand Answers

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As the most anticipated triathlon event of the year IRONMAN Malaysia 2017 returns to Langkawi in two days’ time (November 11), participants from all over the world have flown to our shores extremely geared up with excitement for the race.

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Divorcee Tries To Hide Under Bed To Escape Drug Raid

Thinking they could get away with easy profit, a couple had turned their garage into a drug hub.

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RM2.31, Highest RON95 Price Since It Was Introduced?

The Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism (KPDNKK) announced the new weekly petrol price as usual on Wednesday (Nov 8) and it reflected an increase for the second time in two weeks.

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M’sian Director Wins International Film Award For His Film Depicting Plight Of Rohingya

 

In 2015, one of the world’s most devastating humanitarian crises made global headlines when a massive burial site of Rohingya migrants was discovered in Wang Kelian, Perlis – near the border of Thailand – which was believed to have been an act of human trafficking.

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Check Out These Delicious Food-Inspired Pillows And Sheets That Got Netizens Hungry For More

Just when we thought the trend now is to keep everything in our bedroom as minimalistic as possible, someone decided to break the norm by making us hungrier as we go to sleep or when we wake up in the mornings.

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What Are Today’s Headlines?

The English dailies today reports on the increase of Socso pensions, overflowing Sungai Muda among causes of recent floods, and the latest updates on the flash flood tragedy that hit Penang over the weekend.

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From ‘Crazy Woman’ Singing To A Dog Pooping, Here Are The Bizarre Reasons That Forced Pilots To Make An Emergency Landing

While pilots are forced to make an emergency landing for various reasons mainly due to technical difficulties, drunken passengers, and more recently hoax bomb threats, there have been one-off cases like when one woman gave birth from 36,000ft in 2014 on a British Airways flight from Nigeria to London.

Read more: From ‘Crazy Woman’ Singing To A Dog Pooping, Here Are The Bizarre Reasons That Forced Pilots To...