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16th Intake sovereign’s parade

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam commissioned 32 Officer Cadets from the 16th Intake of the Officer Cadet School, Defence Academy, Royal Brunei Armed Forces as Military Officers. His Majesty also awarded the Sword of Honour ...

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BMW offers a glimpse into the future of its electric MINI cars

German carmaker BMW has unveiled a concept zero-emissions MINI car – a version of which will go on the roads in 2019. The MINI Electric Concept car was shown at the Frankfurt Motor Show this week. Its reveal follows an ...

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Inside the most expensive home on the Toronto market | Toronto Star

A 30,000 square foot mansion located on the Bridle Path and once owned by late financier Robert Campeau carries an asking price of $35 million, making it the most expensive home on the Toronto market. (Sammy Hudes / Toronto Star) ...

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World’s biggest X-ray laser opens vast research vistas, by peering into the tiniest sub-atomic secrets

The European XFEL laser in Germany will allow scientists to observe some of the most miniature processes of biology, chemistry and physics A sleek, subterranean X-ray laser to be unveiled Friday in Germany, by far the most powerful in the ...

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Doraemon-themed ambulance in Thailand gives patients a stress-free ride

Non-profit rescue agency volunteer spent more than US$1,200 of his own savings to transform the vehicle. An ambulance decorated with the famous Japanese cartoon character Doraemon is offering patients some welcome distraction on their way to hospitals in Thailand. Paew ...

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Texas Mother Dies Saving 3-Year-Old Daughter From Harvey Floods

The child, who survived, was found “clinging” to her mom. A 41-year-old woman who was trying to save herself and her child died on Tuesday afternoon after being swept away by floodwaters in Beaumont, Texas, police said. Her 3-year-old daughter, ...

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Fox News poll: Majority thinks Trump is tearing the country apart

A majority of voters believe President Trump is tearing the country apart, according to a new Fox News poll released Wednesday. Fifty-six percent of respondents in the poll said Trump is “tearing the country apart,” compared to the 33 percent ...

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Laksamana College of Business Graduation Ceremony

The nature of the knowledge is always changing, and to stay relevant, graduates should continue learning. Other than equipping themselves with knowledge, graduates need to be curious, innovative and creative; adopt an open mind to other people’s views and criticism; ...

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The Very Last LaFerrari Aperta Is Rolling Off the Assembly Line, So Pour Out Some Vino for This Instant Classic

If it seems to you that Ferrari has announced the retirement of the 950-horsepower hybrid-electric LaFerrari hypercar with the frequency of Floyd Mayweather retirements, you are right. But the Prancing Horse says that this car, will be the very last ...

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Burger King Launches WhopperCoin Crypto-Cash In Russia

Fast-food chain Burger King has launched its own crypto-currency, called WhopperCoin, in Russia. Customers will be able to claim one coin for every rouble (1.3p) they spend on the Whopper sandwich. Russians will be able to buy a Whopper with ...

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