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M’sians Why Are You So Ungrateful Over Affordable Healthcare? Asks Singaporean

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Not long ago, Malaysians grumbled when it was announced that charges for hospital wards will slightly go up. But is the first increase in 30 years something that bad, especially when compared to other countries with expensive healthcare?

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How Often Are People Having Sex — And Is It Enough?

There are a lot benefits to having sex — physical, emotional and otherwise — but a new study has found that American couples are spending less and less time between the sheets than they did a decade ago. What gives?

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Report: Cologne New Year's Eve Attacks 'Could Have Been Prevented'

A report obtained by German media has slammed authorities for mistakes leading to the mass sexual assaults at the city's train station. Police public relations in the aftermath were self-serving, the report also said.

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These 10 Clues Will Alert LHDN To Investigate Tax Evaders In Malaysia

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Contrary to popular assumption, the Internal Revenue Department (LHDN) doesn't just go after wealthy titled individuals as seen in the recent investigation of several Tan Sris and Datuk Seri over tax evasion.

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New Drug For One In Five Breast Cancers

Around 10,000 women a year in the UK might benefit from a new type of breast cancer treatment, say scientists.

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Children's Risk Of Developing Type 2 Diabetes Soars With Just Three Hours Of Screen Time A Day

Children who spend hours staring at smartphones have a raised risk of type 2 diabetes, experts have warned.

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It's Stressful Being A Student These Days

KUALA LUMPUR: "A student fell from the building," my daughter who is studying at a private institution of higher learning messaged me via Whatsapp, recently.

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International Women's Day 2017: 15 Famous Quotes By Successful Women

On March 8 every year, International Women's Day is celebrated to felicitate women and their achievements.

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Why Migrant Women Need Gender Equality And Empowerment In “The Changing World Of Work"

Becoming a migrant is an increasingly common life and professional choice for women in Asia. According to the UN’s Department of Economic and Social Affairs, women now account for 42 percent of the total number of migrants in the region.

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How The Murder Of A Malaysian Transgender Woman Exposed Fears Over An Islamic Penal Code

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The murder of Sameera Krishman in the city of Kuantan, Malaysia, was brutal enough to shock the nation.

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