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Firefighter’s Run

More than 1,000 people took part in the Charity Run held yesterday at the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar Ali Saifuddien in the capital. The run named Firefighter’s Run was aimed at collecting funds for the Fire and rescue Department’s ...

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​ Arrival of National Qari and Qariah

Awangku Muhammad Adibul Amin bin Pengiran Haji Marjuki and Dayang Hajah Siti Noor Dzuhairah binti Haji Awang Damit, Brunei Darussalam’s national qari and qariah or male and female quran readers become the pride of the nation for winning the second ...

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Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into His Home, And The Interior Will Take Your Breath Away

When Ricardo Bofill stumbled upon a dilapidated cement factory in 1973, he immediately saw a world of possibilities. La fábrica was born, and almost 45 years later, the structure has been completely transformed into a spectacular and unique home. The ...

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Three Mississippi men to be charged with capital murder in carjack slaying of 6-year-old boy hours before kindergarten graduation

Three Mississippi men will be charged with capital murder in the carjack slaying of a 6-year-old boy, who was set to graduate from kindergarten just hours after he was killed. Kingston Frazier was shot multiple times, including once in the ...

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Almost all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7

One week after it first hit, researchers are getting a better handle on how the WannaCry ransomware spread so quickly — and judging from the early figures, the story seems to be almost entirely about Windows 7. According to data ...

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Cyclist Saves A Lost Kitten By Tucking Him In His Shirt, The Cat Can’t Stop Kissing Him

While the man was bringing him to safety, the kitty thanked him with kisses A few days ago Brazilian cyclist Viitor Fonseca was out for a ride on his bike when he saw a tiny tabby kitten in desperate need ...

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FORBISIA 2017

Over 200 students from international schools are taking part in the Federation of British International School in Asia, FOBISIA Primary School Friendly Games 2017. The 3-day sports event is organised by the Jerudong International School. The five other participating international ...

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Cabinet approves bill allowing emperor’s abdication

Japan’s Cabinet today approved a bill to let 83-year-old Emperor Akihito abdicate and allow his elder son Crown Prince Naruhito to ascend the Chrysanthemum Throne. It will now be sent to parliament for debate and final approval. The abdication will ...

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Hero’s welcome for missile team in Pyongyang

Developers of North Korea’s ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic rocket, the Hwasong-12, have received a hero’s welcome in Pyongyang. State broadcaster – KRT footage showed hundreds of thousands of North Koreans including school children waving flags and bouquets to greet ...

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Brunei Darussalam Prepares For the ASEAN Standards of Public Toilet Awards 2019

The Public Toilet Auditing and Inspection programme is an early preparation for Brunei Darussalam to participate in the ASEAN Standards of Public Toilet Awards which will be held during the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019. It is an initiative which will ...

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