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2020/10/27 An AI bot is making Banksy-inspired art
2020/10/27 Over 118.4 million beauty tweets in a year on Twitter
2020/10/27 Could a new white paint reduce the need for air conditioning?
2020/10/27 From chips to cosmetics, how paprika is set to spice up life
2020/10/26 Tired of working from home? From as low as RM19, Malaysian hotels come up with Work from Hotel packages
2020/10/26 Australian music group The Wiggles responds to criticisms after culturally insensitive song on ‘Papadum’ resurface (VIDEO)
2020/10/26 Malaysian sushi seller sets aside 50 pieces for the hungry, ends up giving away 350 thanks to generous Malaysians
2020/10/26 Giacometti sculpture in sealed bid auction, starting price US$90m
2020/10/26 Safe abortions: Malaysian short film project looks at what would happen if men had unwanted pregnancies (VIDEO)
2020/10/26 Use groundwater as alternative solution to curb Selangor’s nonstop water woes, says geologist
2020/10/26 Iconic radio presenter Yasmin Yusoff is the Bahasa Malaysia voice of Waze (VIDEO)
2020/10/26 Woman in China brings 23 relatives along for blind date, man bolts leaving her with a tab for more than RM12,000
2020/10/26 Frankfurt cancels Christmas market over Covid-19 spike
2020/10/26 Greek ghost villages wake up for tourists
2020/10/25 Samsung’s Lee: Tainted titan who built a global tech giant
2020/10/25 Clean conscience: South Korea offers alternative to conscription
2020/10/25 Lee Kun-hee: ‘Hermit King’ of the Samsung empire
2020/10/25 ‘Murder hornet’ nest vacuumed out of tree in Washington
2020/10/25 Dubai breaks world record for largest fountain
2020/10/24 Galapagos sees record rise in penguins, flightless cormorants
2020/10/24 Syrians spruce up famed Crusader castle after years of war
2020/10/24 Masks could cut Covid-19 deaths in the US by 130,000, study shows
2020/10/24 This footage of the first men on the moon looks like it was filmed with a smartphone (VIDEO)
2020/10/24 Spared by Covid-19, Seychelles suffers dearth of tourists
2020/10/23 Half-measures won’t save nature, scientists warn
2020/10/23 Old is gold: Like humans, ageing chimps prioritise important friendships
2020/10/23 Eiffel Tower sees dizzying drop in visitor numbers
2020/10/23 Covid-19: Malaysian NGO founder awarded the Silk Road Youth Outstanding Contribution Award for fight against pandemic
2020/10/23 Covid-19: After losing job due to MCO, Malaysian man starts career coaching classes to help graduates get jobs
2020/10/23 Twitter to the rescue: Selangor man sees brisk sale of curry noodles during CMCO thanks to social media
2020/10/23 Dr Noor Hisham appears in BoBoiBoy PSA to raise awareness on Covid-19 SOPs (VIDEO)
2020/10/23 Malaysian brand Pestle & Mortar’s Looney Tunes collection brings back much-needed childhood nostalgia amid Covid-19 crisis
2020/10/23 Covid-19: Asian-American teen wins RM104,000 for finding potential treatment (VIDEO)
2020/10/23 Take a break: How to have a breather like a local from Sweden to Japan
2020/10/23 Gum boots? When the world’s second most common form of litter becomes a pair of sneakers
2020/10/23 Placebo group: What happens after a Covid vaccine is authorised?
2020/10/23 Blood of recovered Covid-19 patients shows little benefit as treatment
2020/10/23 David Hockney work sold by Royal Opera House fetches £12.9m
2020/10/22 PlusVibes: Malaysia’s first all-in-one mental health and well-being application to launch soon
2020/10/22 Vaccine trials 'can't detect' virus risk reduction, says expert
2020/10/22 Banksy take on Monet masterpiece sells for £7.6m
2020/10/22 Territorial peacock attacks car in Singapore — after seeing own reflection (VIDEO)
2020/10/22 Volunteers Unite providing aid to the needy via community food box project
2020/10/22 Air pollution killed 500,000 newborns in 2019, global study shows
2020/10/22 Fastest food: The Thai street cooks who get to protests first
2020/10/22 Sobering figures offer a snapshot of sexual violence on college campuses worldwide
2020/10/22 How comic artist Erica Eng, Malaysia’s first Eisner Award winner, is honing her craft
2020/10/22 Air pollution costs Europe cities €160b a year, analysis shows
2020/10/21 Spanish grandma, 99, gets back to computer games after beating Covid-19
2020/10/21 Ipoh septuagenarian diligently opens shop daily for 50 years selling vinyl records, cassettes and knick-knacks