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The incredible life of child prodigies
The country is not short of child prodigies who have shown exceptional ability in math, science and music. But amidst stories of brilliance there are tragedies.
Shocking truths about water heater deaths
A number of deaths resulting from electrocution in the shower raises questions about their safety. We talk to experts about why they fail.
 
 
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Fiery end to Hungry Ghosts festival
Kwong Tong Cemetery in Kuala Lumpur was a hive of activity late into the night as Taoist devotees celebrated the end of the month-long Hungry Ghost festival recently.
Confession
Beauty is more than skin deep
Six Miss Malaysia World contestants share their inspiring stories and give us a glimpse of the drive that has taken them far so early in life. Their narratives provide the backstory to this year’s pag
People
Man on a mission to heal
Negara-Ku chairman Zaid Kamaruddin is set on his mission to “heal and give hope” to Malaysians who have “fallen victims” to extremism. But to succeed, there must be support from the people.
 
Voice
Voice columnist N Shashi Kala talks about death and discusses her many instances of having to see it in many situations and how she deals with it.


Newsmakers
Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he has lost faith in the current government. He complains that his advice has not been heeded by current Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.


Blaze
Trendsetter for the textile industry

Searching for a treasure in the east

Going natural this X’mas
 
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