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China Earthquake: Sichuan Tremor Leaves Least 19 Dead

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake has killed at least 19 people and injured 247 in China’s south-western province of Sichuan. Six tourists are thought to be among the dead, with up to 45,000 people evacuated from the area. A separate 6.6-magnitude tremor ...

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‘Hug a Terrorist’ Program Aims to Stop Spread of Extremism in Denmark

Police in Denmark have set up a controversial new program to stop the spread of radicalization and terror attacks. In Aarhus, Denmark’s second largest city, authorities are using a method referred to by some as the “hug a terrorist” or ...

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It took cake artists at Broadway Bakery close to a month and over 1,200 man hours to bake the $40,000 (about Rs 25 lakh) cake.

It took cake artists at Broadway Bakery close to a month and over 1,200 man hours to bake the $40,000 (about Rs 25 lakh) cake. The 54kg ‘edible artwork’ even has a pronounced Indian touch to it: In a tribute ...

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Mystery Solved In The Case Of 2 French Friends Who Died Over Supper

A French village was consumed by intense speculation after two friends appeared to have suddenly died while eating a meal together outside of a home in Authon-du-Perche. As British newspaper The Guardian reports, Olivier Boudin, 38, was found lying on ...

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Hawaii Is First State To Prepare For Nuclear Attack Amid Growing Tensions With North Korea

Mitsuko Heidtke shakes her head in disbelief after hearing that Hawaii is now the first US state to prepare for the possibility of a nuclear strike by North Korea. She lives on the island of Oahu now, but 72 years ...

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Launching of the Lighting-Up of Asean Landmark

Brunei Darussalam celebrates ASEAN’s 50th Anniversary last night with the launching of the Lighting-up of the ASEAN Landmark in Bandar Seri Begawan. The launching ceremony was officiated by Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji ...

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His Royal Highness’ Unscheduled Visit

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office in a sabda underlined the importance of hard work and self confidence for ...

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Si Pelahap Elektrik

NARESH Kumar mengakui dikurniakan anugerah unik – bukan sahaja kebal jika terkena voltan tinggi, malah dapat menyerap tenaga elektrik untuk hidup. Keadaan lelaki dari Muzzafarnagar, utara India ini sekali gus bermakna dia tidak memerlukan makanan untuk meneruskan kehidupan. Lelaki berusia ...

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Dubai uji teksi udara akhir tahun ini

DUBAI – EMERIAH ARAB BERSATU. Ujian penerbangan teksi aerial automatik (AAF) dijangka bermula akhir tahun ini di Dubai, Emeriah Arab Bersatu (UAE). Agensi Xinhua melaporkan, Kementerian Jalan dan Pengankutan Dubai akan bekerjasama bersama firma Jerman, Volocopter yang giat membangunkan Autonomous ...

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Kelambu Kaabah Ditinggikan Tiga Meter Elak Dirosak Jemaah

MEKAH – Kelambu Kaabah atau kiswah ditarik ke atas kira-kira tiga meter semalam dalam amalan setiap kali musim haji bagi memastikan kelambu itu terpelihara daripada sebarang kerosakan semasa jemaah bertawaf. Pengarah Besar Kompleks King Abdulaziz bagi kelambu Kaabah, Muhammad Bajouda ...

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