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[VIDEO] See Why Samsung's Latest Ad Which Makes Fun Of Apple Has Got Everyone Talking

Samsung has brought out the big guns with their new ad, shooting Apple right in the centre.

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(Full Text) Speech By HRH The Prince Of Wales At KL Gala Dinner

Pic: Bernama (Prince of Wales Putera Charles delivering his speech at Gala Dinner to commemorate the 60th anniversary of bilateral relations between Malaysia and the United Kingdom, tonight.
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Your Royal Highnesses, the Prime Minister, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, I cannot tell you how delighted my wife and I are to have been invited to visit Malaysia to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of your independence and all the years of diplomatic ties between our countries that have followed.

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Russia: 100 Years Without A Revolution

In Oscar Wilde's story, Lord Arthur Savile's Crime, the main character wanted to blow up one of his relatives. Because he didn't know anything about bombs, he decided to turn to someone with experience. Who in London could he ask for advice? A Russian nihilist, of course!

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Of The Cost Of Living And Today’s Living Expenses

Filepic: STKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians are now awaiting the unveiling of the 2018 National Budget which Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak is scheduled to table in Parliament at 4 pm on Friday.

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'I Was Glad When My Husband Had Affairs'

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When Stacey wrote about her experience of not wanting to sleep with anyone, even her husband, dozens of readers sent emails saying that they too were asexual. Many described feeling isolated in a sexualised society. Here is a selection of their stories - and a response from an asexual activist about the importance of joining a community.

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‘Dumped’: A Local Author’s Debut Novel On Life, Love, Loss And Letting Go

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Mentally sketching out our future during our adolescent years or early 20s is a common hobby amongst the female population. But as the years goes by, we discover that life does not follow our plans or daydreams to the T.

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Here’s What The Error In ‘M’sian’ Man Attacking Couple Kissing In Rome’ News Report Made Us Realise

A few days ago, news broke of an allegedly Malaysian man who attacked a couple kissing in front of a mosque in Rome.

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The Story Behind The Trump Effect, From The Editor-In-Chief

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Shortly after Donald J. Trump became U.S. president last January, I wrote a memo to the Reuters staff providing guidance on how to cover the new Administration. The gist was that we should proceed as we would with any leader in the world, whether that leader admired journalists or viewed them as the enemy.

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Mustafa Akyol’s Detention: Is Jawi Acting As Thought Police Over Universities?

Pic: AliranIn great distress, Gabungan Bertindak Malaysia asks if state religious authorities have now acquired the power of thought police to investigate and prosecute Muslim academics who speak intellectually on religion for “teaching religion without appropriate credentials”, a Sharia offence that is normally reserved for unauthorised preachers in mosques.

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Was Hefner Oppressor Or Liberator? Women Debate His Legacy

Oppressor or liberator? Feminist in a silk robe, or pipe-smoking exploiter? Opinions were flying a day after Hugh Hefner’s death over just what he did — and didn’t do — for women.

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