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Malaysia steps up security after Philippines ops against Maute militants

(Sumber dari Thestar ) This photo taken on August 23, 2016 shows Philippine soldiers guarding members of the Maute extremist group aboard a military vehicle in Marawi City in the southern island of Mindanao. – AFP/Filepic KUALA LUMPUR: Security has been stepped up nationwide, especially along the coast of Sabah, …

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Is Uber watching you?

(Sumber dari Thestar ) Improving its service: Uber claims it wants to use the information collected to improve drop-offs and pick-ups to better serve its users. — AFP Uber’s latest update has raised a few eyebrows due to its collection of users’ location data.  With its new update version 3.222.4 …

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IS-linked Maute group should surrender or face wrath: Duterte

(Sumber dari Thestar ) President Duterte and top brass of themilitary give the Dutrte fist along with soldies in Lumbayague, Lanao del Sur. —RICHEL V. UMEL LANAO DEL SUR: President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday warned the Maute group to give up arms peacefully, or face a “harsher” military response as …

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Man threatens ex-girlfriend with fake ‘bomb’ made of sausages

(Sumber dari Thestar ) The sausages which the main claimed were explosives. Photo: Dpcm.cn. BEIJING: A man from northern China has been arrested after he tried to make four pork sausages look like explosives and threatened to blow up his ex-girlfriend and her family if she didn’t meet him again, …

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End the year with these 8 must-see movies in December

(Sumber dari Thestar ) It’s December already? Good grief, where has all the time gone? While ‘tis usually the season to be merry, other than the rowdy-looking Office Christmas Party (Dec 8), there seems to be a distinct lack of Christmas cheer in the cinemas this year. Well, Santa may …

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Pilot sacked after he told passengers to get off plane and protest against flight delay

Sumber dari Thestar Passengers kicking a shuttlecock around outside the aircraft. Photo: Oneplusnews.com. BEIJING: A pilot has been fired after he told passengers to get off his aircraft in protest because it was delayed from leaving an airport in southwest China, Chinese media reported. The flight operated by Lucky Air …

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He is one of Malaysia’s best actors, but some filmmakers don’t realise it

Sumber dari Thestar Actor Wan Hanafi Su achieved a career high when he walked the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival in France in May as a cast member of Apprentice, a movie that was competing for an Un Certain Regard award. Directed by Boo Junfeng, Apprentice is also Singapore’s entry for …

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40% of people with HIV don’t know their status, how to change that?

Sumber dari Thestar The World Health Organization warned on recently that nearly half of all people with HIV around the globe do not know they are infected, and called for broader access to at-home testing kits. The UN health agency said that 40% of people with the virus that causes AIDS, …

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Siti Nurhaliza performs a duet with the late Whitney Houston

Sumber dari Thestar Yonder Music celebrated its first anniversary recently. The music streaming service has had quite a year, raking in some 400,000 subscribers to date. During a celebration party held at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur, founder and chief executive officer Adam Kidron shared some of the highlights from …

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Some find this restaurant’s name very, very rude. Do you?

Sumber dari Thestar What’s in a name? Everything apparently. Especially if you are doing business. Puns and double entendres used as a shop’s name can either bring controversy or a chuckle, as this fast food franchise in China quickly learns. The restaurant chain has recently caused a stir in Shanghai when they …

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