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Malaysian professor wins US immigrant award

PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian nutritionist in the US has won the Outstanding Immigrant Health Professional Award for 2018.

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'Nobody will kneel': Tigrayans defiant as Ethiopian leader cracks down

MEKELLE, Ethiopia (Reuters) - In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopia's ruling coalition to power 27 years ago, there is growing anger as the country's new prime minister stages a crackdown on the region's once-powerful leaders.

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Some dinosaurs had exquisite eggs with colours, spots, speckles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some dinosaurs laid coloured, speckled and spotted eggs boasting exquisite hues of blue and brown, scientists said on Thursday, in a discovery that scrambles the notion that such exceptional traits originated with birds.

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Russian Communists say election stolen by pro-Putin candidate

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Hundreds of Russian Communist Party supporters took to the central square of Vladivostok on Monday to protest against what they said was the rigging of a regional election in favour of a politician backed by President Vladimir Putin.

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Man wanted for throwing sickle at wife found dead, hanging from tree

KOTA KINABALU: A man wanted by police for injuring his wife by throwing a sickle at her has been found dead, hanging from a tree.

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Man nabbed for stealing fan and attacking cops

GEORGE TOWN: A 28-year-old man was arrested three days after he slashed two policemen with a kerambit (sickle) over the theft of a wall fan at a clinic.

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He’s happy labouring in a cemetery

PORT DICKSON: For the past 15 years, he would make a 20km trip to a cemetery every month just to help clean up the place.

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'Born to kill' Texas shooter a quiet teenager in trench coat

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - He was a quiet Texas teenager who danced with his Greek church group and played football. He had a passion for symbology and Japanese history.

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Family, friends bid farewell to Stephen Hawking

LONDON: Friends, family and colleagues of British scientist Stephen Hawking will gather Saturday to pay their respects at his private funeral in Cambridge, where he spent most of his extraordinary life.

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