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LAST_UPDATEFri, 27 Apr 2018 12pm

ExoMars Rover Prepares For Shake Down Ahead Of Mars Trip

Pic: ReutersSTEVENAGE, ENGLAND: The European Space Agency’s mission to search for life on Mars has reached an important milestone with its six-wheeled surface rover prototype ready for its “shake and bake”.

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Art And Science Marry In Ethiopia's Quest For The Perfect Chicken

Pic: ReutersROME: Researchers in Ethiopia are embarking on a quest to create the perfect chicken for African farmers with an unlikely ally - a Belgian conceptual artist who has spent 20 years crossbreeding indigenous chickens, from China and Egypt to Senegal and Cuba.

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Commentary: A Malay Tsunami May Benefit Barisan Nasional - In Kelantan

Pic: TBP

The Barisan Nasional is fielding strong candidates in Kelantan for the upcoming Malaysia general election, unafraid of the risk of losing a minister, says one observer from the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.

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Modigliani's Largest Nude To Go Under Hammer, Seen At $150 Million

HONG KONG: A painting of a reclining nude by Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani is set to go under the hammer in New York on May 14 with a record sale estimate of $150 million, auction house Sotheby’s announced on Tuesday.

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Commoners Who Have Married Into Royal Families

Pic: ReutersLONDON: In just over three weeks, U.S. actress Meghan Markle will join a select group of "commoners" to marry into a royal family when she weds Britain's Prince Harry at Windsor Castle.

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Beloved Princes: Boys Become Buddhist Novices In Thailand

Pic: ReutersMAE HONG SON, THAILAND: Golden umbrellas draped in beads and flowers provide shade for boys as young as seven riding on their fathers’ shoulders in a procession through the mountain town of Mae Hong Son on Thailand’s northern border.

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Najib Supremely Confident BN Will Win

The future is not a cloudy one as the Opposition tries to portray it, in fact it is crystal clear, according to caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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[Video] Pakatan Harapan Insiders Reveal Why The Opposition Is Not Fit To Lead The Country

On the surface, Pakatan Harapan's effort to portray unity by using PKR's logo seems like a simple solution but on closer examination, this thin veneer of unity falls apart.

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[PHOTOS] Former Newspaper Columnist Reveals The World Of The UMNO 'Makciks', The Hidden Strength Within The Party

In the lead-up to the polling day on May 9, supporters of the political parties are giving their all to promote their preferred parties to the public, from participating in public campaigns to propping up party flags on the street.

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New York Times' Weinstein Investigation To Be Developed As Film

Pic: ReutersLOS ANGELES: A behind-the-scenes dramatization on how the New York Times broke the story that accused powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of a pattern of sexual misconduct will be developed as a feature film, one of its backers said on Wednesday.

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