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Will and Kate are determined to bring up their children as “normally” as possible

With their second baby due any time, this young royal family is under the spotlight.


Passion and prep work behind humanitarian rescue

International Federation Of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies health delegate Dr Jeyathesan Kulasingam explains the nuts and bolts behind rescue missions.


Preview: Dwayne Johnson tries to be a hero in San Andreas

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's upcoming movie San Andreas, set to open on May 28 in Malaysia, is about the total destruction of San Francisco and parts of Los Angeles.


9/11 New York museum draws 2.7mil visitors in first year

The National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York draws 2.7 million visitors in the first year since opening on May 15 last year.


Rescue teams tackle large-scale disasters in joint field exercise

The Asean Regional Forum Disaster Relief Exercise boosts co-operation on disaster management in the region.


Tapestry: In defence of superstition

Striving for modernity doesn’t have to be at the expense of the spiritual, says our Tapestry columnist.


Lost hiker mystery: Did 'orang bunian' kidnap Teo Kim Lean?

Teo Kim Lean's mysterious disappearance on June 16 in the forests of Ah Pek Hills in Cheras has led some to believe that he fell victim to the supernatural.

Science & Technology

Fire and ice: Mount St Helens is proud mum of world’s newest glacier

And while most other glaciers around the world are shrinking, Mount St Helens’ baby glacier baby continues to grow. 

Science & Technology

Insect robots being developed for search and rescue missions

Engineers are studying insects to find inspiration for designing robo-bugs that can one day help in search and rescue operations.


'We wish to be rescued!' plead Afghan refugees to Aussie authorities

The story of an Afghan refugee fleeing the cruel Taliban in Afghanistan and the boat journey to Indonesia which was fraught with danger.