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Masks given out as haze blankets southern Thailand

AsiaOne - ‎2 hours ago‎
A motorcyclist, with face mask on, riding through haze-hit Narathiwat in southern Thailand on Monday. Thick haze blamed on forest fires in Indonesia has started to affect Thailand's southern provinces.
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Russia Fires Cruise Missiles in Syria as Assad Begins a Ground Attack

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
BEIRUT, Lebanon - Russia and Syria unleashed a coordinated assault by land, air and sea on Wednesday, seeking to reverse recent gains by rebel groups that were beginning to encroach on President Bashar al-Assad's last bastion of power.
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British warship starts hunting for people smugglers in Mediterranean as part ... - ‎1 hour ago‎
A British warship began hunting for people smugglers in the Mediterranean on Wednesday as part of a European naval operation targeting the trafficking gangs that dispatch tens of thousands of migrants and refugees from Libya in precarious boats.
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Four Sri Lankan soldiers convicted of raping Tamil woman

BBC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
In an unusual move, a court in Sri Lanka has sentenced four government soldiers to 25 years in prison for the gang rape of a Tamil woman in northern Sri Lanka.
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Inmates end uprising at prison in southern Brazil; 12 hurt

Daily Mail - ‎45 minutes ago‎
SAO PAULO (AP) - Brazilian officials say inmates at a southern prison have returned to their cells and ended a 24-hour rebellion that injured at least 12 prisoners.
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Najib's lawyer says waiting for 'official reply' despite Liong Sik's public ...

Malay Mail Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
Datuk Seri Najib Razak (pictured) would wait for an official reply from Tun Dr Ling Liong Sik. - File picKUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 - Datuk Seri Najib Razak's lawyer said today that he will wait for an “official reply” from Tun Dr Ling Liong Sik by Monday ...
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Malaysia To Get Parliament Nod Before Signing TPPA - Mustapa - ‎6 hours ago‎
Datuk Seri Mustapa MohamedPUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will need to get the Parliament's approval before signing the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed Wednesday.
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Four China tourists killed in crash near Yong Peng

The Sun Daily - ‎4 hours ago‎
The lorry tanker at the scene of the accident near Yong Peng on Oct 7, 2015. PIX courtesy of the FIRE AND RESCUE DEPARTMENT. YONG PENG: At least four tourists from China were killed in an accident involving three vehicles near Yong Peng this ...
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Malacca police say want to haul up Ali Tinju over rally threat, yet do NOTHING

Malaysia Chronicle - ‎7 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR - Malacca police will question Mohd Ali Baharom, popularly known as Ali Tinju, for allegedly spreading public fear with his warning that Malacca Raya will be unsafe during a rally planned for this Saturday.
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MMDA chief out of LP Senate slate - ‎4 hours ago‎
FAMOUS LAST WORDS MMDA Chair Francis Tolentino reads his resignation letter addressed to President Aquino in Makati City on Wednesday.
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Joker Arroyo: He led fight against Marcos - ‎4 hours ago‎
JOKER AT ESTRADA IMPEACHMENT TRIAL Then Makati Rep. Joker Arroyo, a former human rights lawyer and President Corazon Aquino's first executive secretary, into a huddle with senator-judges, defense counsels and fellow prosecutors during the ...
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Cambodian Opposition Senator's Trial Postponed Indefinitely

Radio Free Asia - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Cambodia's Phnom Penh Municipal Court has indefinitely postponed the trial on charges of "forgery and incitement" of jailed opposition senator Hong Sok Hour, adjourning again on Wednesday after proceedings resumed following an earlier postponement ...
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KPK leaders rejects revision of law on anti graft agency

ANTARA - ‎6 hours ago‎
Jakarta (ANTARA News) - The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has rejected draft law on the agency proposed by the House of Representatives (DPR) to be included in national legislation program this year.
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Cameron accuses Corbyn of 'Britain-hating ideology' in conference speech

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
David Cameron has lambasted Jeremy Corbyn as a “security threatening, terrorist-sympathising, Britain-hating” ideologue in his strongest attack yet on the Labour leader, which was designed to show that he is wholly unsuitable to lead Britain.
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Hollande says Europe must 'affirm itself'

Herald Sun - ‎38 minutes ago‎
European warships have gone into action against people smugglers in the Mediterranean, as French President Francois Hollande warned of the risk of returning to national frontiers, the dismantling of common policies and the abandoning of the euro.
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Teenage brothers allegedly armed gunman - ‎2 hours ago‎
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Ringgit rises sharply against major currencies

Sin Chew Jit Poh - ‎10 hours ago‎
The ringgit strengthens against the greenback for the third consecutive session, boosted by rising crude prices and bullish local economic data.
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Big palm oil's pledge to preserve forests vexes Indonesia

The Star Online - ‎15 hours ago‎
JAKARTA: The Indonesian government is asking major palm oil companies to row back on the historic "no deforestation" pledges they made at last year's United Nations climate change summit, officials and company sources say.
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Pikom: Malaysians do NOT prefer slower broadband

Digital News Asia - ‎2 hours ago‎
THE National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom) became just the latest to question a minister's assertion that Malaysians 'prefer' slower broadband speeds.
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Heineken to steer Guinness Anchor Bhd after RM3.3bil deal

The Star Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
Heineken expects to drive the investment and strategic direction of the operating companies in Malaysia and Jamaica. The Reuters photo shows a bottle of Heineken beer in ice.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs. MacBook Air: How Do They Compare?

PC Magazine - ‎1 hour ago‎
Microsoft raised a fair amount of eyebrows yesterday when it claimed that the new Surface Pro 4 is 50 percent faster than Apple's latest 13-inch MacBook Air.
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Order books open for all-new Lexus RC coupe

New Car Net - ‎Oct 6, 2015‎
Described as a 'full-blooded coupe', the two-door RC is available in the UK with two powertrains - the RC 300h full hybrid with 2.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine, and the RC 200t, the latest model to adopt Lexus's 241bhp 2.0-litre turbocharged ...
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Mitsubishi bids farewell to Lancer Evolution with Final Edition - ‎4 hours ago‎
2016_Lancer_Evolution_FE_22_hero_image_2 Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. announced the details of the limited-production 2015 Lancer Evolution Final Edition.
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UPDATE 4-VW plays down hopes of quick answers over emissions cheating

Reuters - ‎24 minutes ago‎
... * Supervisory board discussed internal inquiry into scandal. * US senators investigating VW over federal tax credits. * US chief to testify before lawmaker panel on Thursday (Adds transport minister).

National shuttler Iskandar keeps upward trend in Dutch Open

The Star Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
National shuttler Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin training prior to the Malaysian Open badminton tournament last year. - Filepic. PETALING JAYA: National shuttler Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin continued to show improvement after checking into the second ...
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The Ultras Malaya have won, but at what cost?

New Straits Times Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: "The Ultras have succeeded. They have got what they wanted," said dismayed former national midfielder Asmawi Bakiri.
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Messi, Neymar out as qualifiers begin

Taipei Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
Lionel Messi and Neymar will be absent as Brazil and Argentina set out on the road to Russia - and redemption - when South American qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup begin today.
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Street artists give Kiev colourful makeover

New Straits Times Online - ‎12 hours ago‎
KIEV: In a mural splashed across a four-story building in central Kiev, a small boy nonchalantly throws paper planes. The peaceful image is just one example of the colourful street art springing up across the Ukrainian capital, reflecting a new mood of ...
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Some People Actually Think The Martian Is Based On A True Story! See The NASA ... - ‎Oct 6, 2015‎
OK, this is just funny. Matt Damon's new flick The Martian may be getting good reviews - and it may even be scientifically accurate in its portrayal of space and Mars - but it certainly isn't based on a true story!
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Madame Tussauds New York Announces Upcoming Figure Of Adriana Lima

Virtual Press Office (press release) - ‎Oct 5, 2015‎
NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Madame Tussauds New York today announced plans to launch the first-ever figure of Adriana Lima.
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Who are US' favourite authors? King, Patterson, Rowling

Malay Mail Online - ‎5 hours ago‎
'Harry Potter' creator J.K. Rowling has become a cross-genre author. - AFP picLOS ANGELES, Oct 7 - Stephen King retains his title as America's favourite author, with James Patterson still in second, joined by an upwardly mobile J.K.
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How Giraffes Became Winners by a Neck

National Geographic - ‎3 hours ago‎
Giraffes have taught generations of students how evolution works. Not directly, of course. Communicating through nocturnal humming is a barrier to classroom instruction.
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The Atlantic Daily: Obama and the Airstrike, Chemistry and the Nobel Prize ...

The Atlantic - ‎29 minutes ago‎
President Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders for the U.S. airstrike on its medical facility in Kunduz, Afghanistan, that killed 22 people over the weekend.
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Indonesia seizes shark fins destined for Hong Kong

The Sun Daily - ‎10 hours ago‎
Indonesian customs and quarantine officers inspecting some 3,000 pieces of sharks fin seized at the Soekarno-Hatta airport in the Tangerang district suburb of Jakarta, intended for shipment to Hong Kong.
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German Woman Dies in Thailand From Box Jellyfish Sting

ABC News - ‎8 hours ago‎
A 20-year-old German woman died at a popular Thai resort island after being stung by a box jellyfish, police said Wednesday, the third reported fatality in Thailand in 14 months from one of the world's most toxic jellyfish.
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Fire destroys Daro health clinic

The Sun Daily - ‎11 hours ago‎
DARO, Sarawak: A fire today destroyed the Daro district health clinic that has been serving more than 30,000 residents for over 20 years.

Tobacco Carve-Out in TPP, Major Victory for Public Health

PR Newswire (press release) - ‎Oct 5, 2015‎
WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a major victory for public health, negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement concluded this morning with built-in protections to prevent private corporations from suing ...

Alarming Rise In Drug Abuse Among Teens - Masir

Bernama - ‎7 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The involvement of young people, especially students, in drug addiction is growing at an alarming rate from 847 in 2013 to 1,114 last year.
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Expecting daddies get the blues too, study finds

Malay Mail Online - ‎15 hours ago‎
Daniele Fabbricatore, 39, from Britain, kisses his week-old-baby girl Gabriella, inside a hotel room in Anand town, about 70 km south of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad August 26, 2013.