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LAST_UPDATEWed, 16 Apr 2014 9pm

Affordable Cars with the Best Fuel Consumption

With the slow but sure removal of fuel subsidies dwindling, many Malaysians will be seeking ways to make their petrol spending go further. Cutting down on travelling distance may not be feasible for most working Malaysians but there are other ways to aid the situation. One way would be to opt for more fuel-efficient cars!

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Is Workout Motivation Genetic?

pic: piedtype.comIt seems as though some people are just hardwired to exercise, doesn’t it? Well, according to a new study published in The Journal of Physiology, the desire to go after it might come from your parents.

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Do You Really Know Your Enemy? Let Us Tell You!

Pic : google.comMOSQUITOES and mosquito bites are terribly itchy but most of all, we find them annoying.

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When The French Clock Off At 6pm, They Really Mean It

Pic : The google.comA new labour agreement in France means that employees must ignore their bosses' work emails once they are out of the office and relaxing at home – even on their smartphones.

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(WITH VID) What's Worse: Eating Unwashed Fruit Or No Fruit At All?

Pic: Getty ImagesYou made a wise decision by tossing that apple in your bag this morning. Now, out and about during your busy day, you're well-prepared with a filling, health-promoting snack. Except you forgot to wash it.

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The Big Mac Index: Malaysian–ised

The strangest economic indicator in the world is Malaysian-ised/Google ImagesA symbol of American fast food culture, McDonald's serves over 70 million customers in more than 110 countries worldwide.

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Eight Japanese Words We’d Love To Import Into English

Recently, we talked about how Japanese, while a tough language to learn, isn’t quite as difficult as some horror stories make it out to be. Still, if English is your native language, certain Japanese grammar rules, like saying “wa” and “o” to mark the subject and object of your sentences, can seem like a major hassle.

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Could Mobile Phones Cause Impotence?

A recent study indicates that intensive daily exposure to a switched-on mobile phone could be linked to erectile dysfunction. Pic: AFPMUNICH: Is there a link between carrying around a switched-on mobile phone and impotence? Possibly, according to a recent study.

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Why 3 Is The New Terrible 2

When it comes to kids, perhaps 3 is the new "terrible 2." Pic: Camille TokerudGetty ImagesSociety in general and moms-to-be in particular are well aware of the legendary "terrible twos."

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Malaysia's Love For The Cane Is Questioned

The family's supporters have campaigned for the parents to be freed/BBC NewsJUST over a week ago a Malaysian husband and wife were jailed by a Swedish court for smacking and caning their children. The case, which began with their arrest in December, has led some Malaysians to wonder whether they rely too much on corporal punishment.

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