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    Madame Tussauds opens museum in Dubai

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    Bugs Bunny welcomes guests to the first Warner Bros. hotel

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    Lazada welcomes leading Kpop superstars Seventeen as first regional happiness ambassadors

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    New Zealand to cast out its official wizard

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    Gawky teen star wins new fans for Japan’s ‘game of generals’

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    Japanese-inspired luxe skincare brand Tatcha once told Western consumers didn’t see Asian skincare as aspirational

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    ‘Art transcends race’: Paris Opera Ballet’s first Asian etoile ballerina

  • Symbol of rebirth at Iraq’s historic Al-Nuri mosque

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    Symbol of rebirth at Iraq’s historic Al-Nuri mosque

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    As COP looms, Prince William awards debut Earthshot Prize

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    Draft Asterix story revealed by author’s daughter

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    Lord of the plants: Death metal eco-baron rewilds Irish estate

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    China’s ‘space dream’: A Long March to the Moon and beyond

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    Vibrant Afghan radio reduced to religious relic

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    'Squid Game' craze hits China

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    Bali reopens to international tourists

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    Nazir Razak unveils memoir

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  • Malaysian banker Nazir Razak’s memoirs documents business journey, family drama and insights into nation’s political economy

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    Malaysian banker Nazir Razak’s memoirs documents business journey, family drama and insights into nation’s political economy

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  • South Korean hotel to organise real-life Squid Game, winner gets RM17,568 prize money

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    South Korean hotel to organise real-life Squid Game, winner gets RM17,568 prize money

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  • NY artist nails it with mosaic grotto in Times Square

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    NY artist nails it with mosaic grotto in Times Square

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  • Le Carré’s final, elegiac novel released posthumously

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    British audio-visual technician faces fine of RM568,000 after judge rules his use of Ring cameras broke the law

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 ― An audio-visual technician in Thame, UK, faces a fine of £100,000 (RM568,101) after a judge ruled that his use of Ring cameras broke data laws. During...

  • Malaysia Airlines, sister companies have 73 creative initiatives and counting to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

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    British police assures motorists following a road sign will not lead them to 'Squid Game'

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  • Indonesia’s Bali reopens to international tourists, but with no flights

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