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Why Has Hamas Rejected Egypt's Ceasefire Proposal?

Ceasefire or not?ISTANBUL – Many international and regional actors in pursuit of a ceasefire in Gaza, which has been under Israeli attack for the last two weeks, have focused on the ceasefire proposal made by Egypt. Although the war has become bloodier by the day, Hamas insists on rejecting Egypt's ceasefire proposal, claiming that the proposal does not meet its demands and conditions.

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MH17: Why Commercial Jets Aren't Equipped To Avoid Missiles

Pic: NBCNews"Unless we assume the world is at war constantly and all that airspace is a threat, it just doesn't make sense for the commercial world," Tom Casey, a former commercial pilot who flew Boeing 777s, told NBC News.

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The Limitations Of Practice

Pic: Getty Images“Practice isn't the thing you do once you're good. It's the thing you do that makes you good.” It’s a lovely idea, popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in his 2008 book, Outliers.

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Can You Make Money From Your Hobbies?

ASSOCIATING hobbies with making money is a relatively new idea. Tell this to the generation of baby boomers or gen x-ers and you’ll be sure to find them skeptical that something meant to be nothing but a time passing activity can generate an income.

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Beware PLUS!!! We Can Sue You.

 Traffic Jam at the Damansara exit of the New Klang Valley Expressway It is inevitable to have a vehicle of you own as for the current times, it is the mode of transportation of choice still even with average transportation system in hand in Malaysia, and have been a driving factor to those wanting to own one.

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Bung Mokhtar Has Joined The Hall Of Shame

Famous footballers who have being photographed showing the controversial gestureWe all place our elected representatives on a higher moral pedestal which is expected of them in public office. When Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Mokhtar Radin tweeted his Hitler salutation in the euphoria of Germany’s win over Brazil in the recent World Cup semi-final and followed up with an apology after being publicly censured by the Prime Minister, many Malaysians find his casual apology insincere and even worse, bordering on sarcasm.

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‘Mother ship’ To Deter Cross-Border Criminals

A DEFENSIVE “mother ship” will be despatched to waters off the east coast of Sabah to battle cross-border criminals.

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3 Negative Thoughts We All Have (And How To Banish Them For Good)

Pic: GettyLiterature on how to lead a happier life is endless. We spend time poring over words on how to lead joyful existences -- and while there are certain hacks we can tap into in order to reach happiness -- the truth is, we're ultimately in charge of what we think (which in turn affects how we feel).

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A Lot Of Men Would Rather Do All Their Shopping Online

Pic: GoGraphThe conventional wisdom is that women drive shopping trends because they control up to 80% of household spending. However, men drive nearly as much e-commerce spending in the U.S. as women, a new report from BI Intelligence finds.

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Nasi Lemak Conquers The World

HAVE you heard the news? Nasi Lemak has recently conquered the world!

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