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5 things about KLIA2

Malaysia’s new budget terminal KLIA2 opened on May 2, 2014, hailed as the start of Malaysia’s journey to become a global aviation hub. Here are 5 things about KLIA2. COST  Workers at the under construction low-cost carrier terminal

Cuddly mascots set for the chop in Japan
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Cuddly mascots set for the chop in Japan

TOKYO (AFP) – Dozens of state-funded cuddly mascots could be culled in western Japan after a local authority found the public doesn’t recognise many of them, as managers look to rein in an obsession with cuteness. Thousands of “yuru-kyara”,

LN varsity V-C absconding with connivance of police
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LN varsity V-C absconding with connivance of police

LN University Vice Chancellor Jai Narain Choukse is absconding in the Vyapam scam with the connivance of the district police. He is absconding for past eight days, while factually, he has been granted anticipatory bail in connection with

Japan corporate mood worsens in April-June
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Japan corporate mood worsens in April-June

TOKYO (Reuters) – Big Japanese manufacturers turned pessimistic about business conditions in April-June but expect things to improve in July-September in a sign that companies see a quick recovery from the April 1 increase in the sales tax. The

Motorcyclist killed after lorry crash on PIE
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Motorcyclist killed after lorry crash on PIE

SINGAPORE – A motorcyclist was killed following an accident involving a lorry on the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) early on Thursday morning. Police were alerted to the incident at 6.45am. It occurred on the PIE towards Changi Airport after