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Rescue personnel help injured passengers at KLCC station after two light rail trains collided in a tunnel, injuring more than 200 people in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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People wearing protective masks pray outside the National Mosque while celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim festival marking the end the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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People wearing protective masks pray outside the National Mosque while celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim festival marking the end the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, second from right, wearing a face mask arrives at Court of Appeal in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The court Monday began hearing an appeal by Najib to overturn his conviction and 12-year jail sentence linked to the massive looting of the 1MDB state investment fund that brought down his government in 2018.

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Medical workers register residents for coronavirus testing at a COVID-19 testing center in Shah Alam city, Selangor states, Malaysia. The second movement control order (MCO) enforced across the country has been extended to March. 4 in some of the states, in an attempt to halt the spread of the coronavirus.

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Monitors showing Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, hold up Putrajaya declaration together with other leaders during the first virtual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit, hosted by Malaysia, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Leaders from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum have begun a virtual meeting to seek ways to revive their coronavirus-battered economies, with U.S. President Donald Trump participating for the first time since 2017.

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Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, center, speaks during a press conference after his first cabinet meeting at Prime Minister's Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Muhyiddin said his government was prioritizing protecting people from COVID-19 amid a new outbreak after the king rejected an emergency proposal that critics saw as an undemocratic attempt to hold onto power.

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A health ministry staff member collects sample for coronavirus testing from a resident at an urban area in Bandar Utama, outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia restrict movements in its biggest city Kuala Lumpur, neighboring Selangor state and the administrative capital of Putrajaya from Wednesday in an attempt to curb a sharp rise in coronavirus cases.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks at the court house in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. A court has sentenced Najib to serve 12 years in prison after finding him guilty in the first of several corruption trials linked to the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund that brought down his government two years ago.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, wearing a face mask with his supporters arrives at courthouse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Najib arrived for a verdict in the first of several corruption trials linked to the multibillion-dollar looting of the 1MDB state investment fund.

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In this file photo, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad waves good bye to media after a press conference in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Former Prime Minister Mahathir has been ousted from his Malay party in the latest twist to a power struggle with his successor Muhyiddin Yassin, but he has vowed to challenge the move. The 94-year-old Mahathir, along with his son and three other senior members, were expelled from the Bersatu party.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, left, wearing a face mask has his body temperature checked by a security as he arrives at Kuala Lumpur high court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. His trial linked to the multibillion-dollar looting of the 1MDB state investment fund resumed Tuesday.

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A shop vendor wearing a face mask to help curb the spread of the coronavirus waits for customer outside headscarves shop in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Despite a sharp drop in infections, Malaysia's leader said restrictions to fight the coronavirus will be extended by four more weeks until June 9.

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Indian nationals stranded in Malaysia before boarding a flight to their home country amid the coronavirus pandemic as part of an evacuation op.

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Health officials escort an elderly women back home under hot sun after she had a coronavirus test at a wet market in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's government says all foreign workers must undergo mandatory virus testing as many business sectors reopen in parts of the country for the first time since a partial virus lockdown began March 18.

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Commuters wear protective mask in a Mass Rapid Transit train, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Many business sectors reopened Monday in some parts of Malaysia since a partial virus lockdown began March 18. The easing of restrictions, days before the lockdown was due to end May 12, came as Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin's government sought to balance between curbing the virus and reviving the hard-hit economy.

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A man collect supplies over barbed wire in the coronavirus locked down area of Selayang Baru, outside of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The lockdown was implemented to allow authorities to carry out screenings to help curb the spread of coronavirus.

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A health worker collects sample for coronavirus testing from a worker at a locked down wet market as one of its traders tested positive for COVID-19 in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. The Malaysian government issued a restricted movement order to the public till April 28, to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus.

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Health staff in full protective gear enter the Menara City One condominium which is under lockdown in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Forced apart by the coronavirus pandemic, Southeast Asian leaders linked up by video Tuesday to plot a strategy to overcome a crisis that has threatened their economies and bound millions of people in their homes under lockdowns.

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Health staff with protective gears take the body temperature of a man at an entrance to the Menara City One condominium as it has been placed under a lockdown in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Forced apart by the coronavirus pandemic, Southeast Asian leaders linked up by video Tuesday to plot a strategy to overcome a crisis that has threatened their economies and bound millions of people in their homes under lockdowns.

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Malaysian health workers administer the COVID-19 test on residents of a building under lockdown during the Movement Control Order in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Malaysian government issued a restricted movement order to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus.

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The Johor–Singapore Causeway lies empty in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The link between Singapore and Johor Bahru, Malaysia is empty of its usual traffic as Malaysia starts its nationwide lockdown. Malaysian government issued a lockdown order to the public starting from March 18, 2020, until March 31, 2020, to block the spread of COVID-19.

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Shoppers wait in line at cash registers at a supermarket in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia has the highest number of cases in Southeast Asia and the fourth highest in Asia following a spike in recorded coronavirus cases after China, South Korea and Japan.

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Muhyiddin Yassin, president of Malaysian United Indigenous Party, waves to journalists as he leaves his house to the palace to meet the king in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad indicated Saturday that he will reconcile with the former ruling alliance he led with rival Anwar Ibrahim in an about-turn that follows a week of political turmoil that followed his resignation as prime minister.

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Politician Muhyiddin Yassin, center, waves to media after outside his house after he being appointed as the new prime minister in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's king has appointed seasoned politician Muhyiddin Yassin as the new prime minister, trumping Mahathir Mohamad's bid to return to power after a week of political turmoil that followed his resignation as prime minister.

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In this photo taken and released by Malaysia's Ministry of Health, Malaysian is shown the way to a screening area by health officials in protective suits as they arrived at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia after being evacuated from China's Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

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In this photo released by Malaysia's Ministry of Health, a woman holding a child is shown the way to a screening area by health officials in protective suits as they arrived at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia after being evacuated from China's Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

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In this photo released by Prime Minister Office, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad works at his office in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia's king accepted Mahathir's shocking resignation Monday. The move came in tandem with plans by Mahathir's supporters to team up with opposition parties to form a new government and foil the transition of power to his named successor, Anwar Ibrahim.

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A man wearing a face mask looks at his mobile phone outside a cruise ship terminal in Port Klang, Malaysia.

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A health official takes the temperature of a passenger at a cruise ship terminal in Port Klang, Malaysia. COVID-19 sickened tens of thousands of people in China since December, and more than 170 cases have been confirmed on another cruise ship, the Diamond Princess, which made stops in Hong Kong and other ports before arriving in Japan last week.

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A health official watches travellers on a thermographic monitor at a cruise ship terminal in Port Klang, Malaysia. COVID-19 sickened tens of thousands of people in China since December, and more than 170 cases have been confirmed on another cruise ship, the Diamond Princess, which made stops in Hong Kong and other ports before arriving in Japan last week.

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Giant Kavadi offering cages are carried by Hindu devotees in a procession during the Thaipusam festival at Batu Caves, outskirts of Kuala Lumpur. Thaipusam, which is celebrated in honor of Hindu god Lord Murugan, is an annual procession by Hindu devotees seeking blessings, fulfilling vows and offering thanks.

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A nurse checks the temperature of a visitor as part of the coronavirus screening procedure at a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. More than 100 Malaysians have been quarantined after being evacuated from the Chinese city at the center of a viral outbreak.

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This handout photo taken and released by Malaysia's Ministry of Health shows a Malaysian national being directed onto a bus by health officials in protective suits as she arrived at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia after being evacuated from China's Wuhan, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak.

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This handout photo taken and released by Malaysia's Ministry of Health shows a Malaysian national holding a child being directed onto a bus by health officials in protective suits as they arrived at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia after being evacuated from China's Wuhan, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak.

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In this combination of photos, people wear various masks as they wait at an immigration counter at an airport terminal in Sepang, Malaysia, outside Kuala Lumpur. Face masks are in short supply in parts of the world as people try to stop the spread of a new virus from China. Health officials recommend strap-on medical masks for people being evaluated for the new virus, their household members and caregivers.

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Health officials watch thermographic monitors at a quarantine inspection station at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Countries both in the Asia-Pacific and elsewhere have initiated body temperature checks at airports, railway stations and along highways in hopes of catching those at risk of carrying a new coronavirus that has sickened more than 200 people in China.

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Health officials watch travelers on a thermographic monitor at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia.

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Health officials watch thermographic monitors at a quarantine inspection area at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Countries both in the Asia-Pacific and elsewhere have initiated body temperature checks at airports, railway stations and along highways in hopes of catching those at risk of carrying a new coronavirus that has sickened more than 200 people in China.

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Spain's Caroline Marin hits a return shot against China's Chen Yu Fei during the women's singles semifinal of the Malaysia Masters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Spain's Coralina Marin hits a return shot against India's Saine Nehwal during their Malaysia Master women single quarterfinal in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu hits a return shot against Taiwan's Tai Tzu Ying during Malaysian Master 2020 during Women Single Quarter Finals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Indian Junior Men's Hockey Team players celebrate after defeating New Zealand by 8-2 at the 9th Sultan of Johor Cup, in Malaysia.

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Former U.S. President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle participate in a community services event during the sidelines of the Obama Foundation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The former president and first lady along with actress Julia Roberts attended the inaugural Gathering of Rising Leaders in the Asia Pacific organized by the Obama Foundation.

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Indonesia fans throws firecrackers toward the Malaysia fan area during the World Cup Asia qualifying match between Malaysia and Indonesia at Bukit Jail Stadium in Kuala Lumpur.

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Second placed Spain's Marc Marquez, left, winner Maverick Vinales of Spain, center, and third-placed Andrea Dovizioso of Italy pose for photo after the MotoGP race at the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix at Sepang International circuit in Sepang

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Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo of the Repsol Honda Team crashes during qualifying at Sepang International Circuit ahead of the MotoGP Malaysian Grand Prix in Sepang.

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Indian Junior Men's Hockey Team in action against Britain players during their finals of 9th Sultan of Johor Cup, in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

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Muslim shoppers take a picture at lantern decoration for Mid-Autumn Festival at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Kuala Lumpur city is shrouded with haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's government has banned open burning and conducted cloud-seeding in Sarawak on Thursday to induce rain to clear the choking haze.

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Kuala Lumpur city is shrouded with haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's government has banned open burning and conducted cloud-seeding in Sarawak on Thursday to induce rain to clear the choking haze.

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Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, president of UMNO (United Malays National Organisation), center left, and Abdul Hadi Awang, president of PAS (Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party), center right, pose for media after a press conference for an event of officially join alliance in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Two major opposition parties in Malaysia have forged a political alliance to consolidate support from the country's majority ethnic Malay Muslims, a move that could threaten Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's government in the next general elections.

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Kuala Lumpur city stands shrouded with haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Tourists take a picture at Skybox of Kuala Lumpur Tower as city stands shrouded with haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysian authorities plan to conduct cloud-seeding activities to induce rain to ease the haze. The government said it will press Jakarta to take immediate action to put out the burning forests and ensure the fires won't occur again.

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Malaysian military personnel march during 62nd Independence Day celebrations parade in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The Federation of Malaya gained its independence from Britain on Aug. 31 in 1957.

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Emergency personnel help a student as she arrives at an evacuation center at Pasir Gudang district in Johor state, Malaysia. Malaysia's government has shut more than 100 schools in a southern state after chemical pollution sickened dozens of students for the second time in three months.

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Malaysian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur.

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Malaysian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur.

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Malaysian workers stage a rally marking May Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Malaysian workers stage a rally marking May Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Hundreds of workers demand raise of basic salary and ending towards discrimination. The signs read "Raise of salary, stop discrimination," and " Labor Day, 25 years of struggle."

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Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, gets into a car after his court appearance at the Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Indonesians living in Malaysia wait outside their embassy as they wait to cast their overseas ballots ahead of the country's general election in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, shakes hands with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong after a press conference in Putrajaya, Malaysia

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, walks into a courtroom at Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Najib appeared in court for the start of his corruption trial, exactly 10 years after he was first elected to office only to suffer a spectacular defeat last year on allegations he pilfered millions of dollars from a state investment fund.

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Sun rises over Penang bridge in Penang island, Northern Malaysia. According to National Weather and Geophysics Operations Centre of the Meteorological Department, the hot weather currently experienced in the west coast states of Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah is expected to continue until the end of March.

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A girl has her face painted with a missing plane during a Day of Remembrance for MH370 event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Five years ago, Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, a Boeing 777, had gone missing the day before while over the South China Sea with 239 people on board.

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A Malaysia ethnic Chinese woman poses at a temple in Jenjarom, Malaysia. Chinese around the world will be celebrating the start of the Year of Pig on Feb. 5 this year in the Chinese lunar calendar.

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Malaysia's King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah salutes next to Queen Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, center, during his welcome ceremony at Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sultan Abdullah, ruler of central Pahang state, was named Malaysia's new king, replacing Sultan Muhammad V who abdicated unexpectedly after just two years on the throne.

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Malaysia's new King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah, second from right, receives his oath from Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad next to former king, Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin of Perlis, right and Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu, left, during his coronation at National Palace in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sultan Abdullah of central Pahang state was crowned as Malaysia's 16th king under a unique rotating monarchy system, nearly a month after the sudden abdication of Sultan Muhammad V.

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A Hindu devotee carries a Kavadi offering cage with his cheek pierced with a metal rod in a procession during the Thaipusam festival at Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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A Hindu woman devotee gets her cheeks pierced with a metal rod as she participates in a religious procession during Thaipusam festival at Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Carolina Marin of Spain returns a shot to Saina Nehwal of India during the women's singles semifinal of the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Saina Nehwal of India returns a shot to Carolina Marin of Spain during the women's singles semifinal of the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Nozomi Okuhara of Japan returns a shot to Sauna Nehwal of India during the women's singles quarterfinals of the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Sauna Nehwal of India returns a shot to Nozomi Okuhara of Japan during the women's singles quarterfinals of the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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A female panda (unnamed) born in a Malaysian zoo last year looks at her ice birthday cake on her first birthday at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is the second offspring of giant pandas Liang Liang and Xing Xing, both on a 10-year loan to Malaysia since 2014.

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They don’t have the ceremonial heft of Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, though Malaysia’s Muhammad V and his Russian lover Oksana Voevodina certainly are better looking by a million miles. The cases are simply similar: Muhammad, in his second year of a five-year term, reportedly gave up his throne to marry his sweetheart. But who wouldn’t trade that unwieldy diadem for those gorgeous brown ringlets?

Spectators watch as fireworks explode in front of Malaysia's landmark building, the Petronas Twin Towers, during the New Year's celebration in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Fireworks explode in front of Malaysia's landmark building, the Petronas Twin Towers, during the New Year's celebration in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Festival goers during the Light And Motion Putrajaya 2018 event in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Light And Motion Putrajaya 2018 features a host of light-themed events that showcase images projected onto the facade of buildings and other light instillations synchronised with music.

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A monument depicting Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Award is pictured outside Malaysia Prime Minister Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia is scheduled to host the International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award.

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Police remove the wreckage of a burned car after rioting outside Sri Maha Mariamman temple in Subang, Malaysia. Rioting broke out amid a dispute over the relocation of the Indian temple.

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Hindu devotees climb the colored stairs to pray at the Batu Caves Temple during the Deepavali celebration in Selangor, Malaysia. Deepavali, also known as the Festival of Light, is celebrated by Hindu communities as the new beginning and the triumph of good over evil and light over darkness.

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Malaysian Muslim women pray during the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha at a mosque in Shah Alam, Malaysia.

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A young Malaysian Muslim child and her father pray during the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha at a mosque in Shah Alam, Malaysia.

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A man collects joss sticks in front of a giant paper statue of the Chinese deity "Da Shi Ye" or "Guardian God of Ghosts" during the Chinese Hungry Ghost Festival in Puchong, Malaysia. The Hungry Ghost Festival is celebrated during the seventh month of the Chinese lunar calendar, when prayers are offered to the dead and offerings of food and paper-made models of earthly items such as televisions, refrigerators and sport cars are burnt to appease the wandering spirits. It is believed that the gates of hell are opened during the month and the dead ancestors return to visit their relatives.

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Philippine senator and boxing hero Manny Pacquiao, left, and Argentine WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse pose after weigh-in n Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Matthysse and Pacquiao were scheduled to fight on July 15, for the World Boxing Association welterweight title in Malaysia.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at a court house in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Najib has arrived at a Kuala Lumpur court house to face charges stemming from a corruption probe, two months after his shock election defeat.

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India's Kidambi Srikanth return a shot from Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen during their first round match at the Malaysia Open Badminton in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Malaysian Muslims offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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A Muslim boy waits for his parents to offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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India's Smriti Mandhana plays a shot against Pakistan during Women's Twenty20 Asia Cup at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Indian women team members celebrate wicket of Javeria Khan of Pakistan during Women's Twenty20 Asia Cup between the two countries in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi talks to Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (right) before leaving for Singapore from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, in Malaysia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail during a meeting, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being greeted by the dignitaries on his arrival, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets the Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Bin Mohamad, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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In this photo released by Malaysia Information Ministry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, shakes hands with Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, near Wan Azizah, deputy prime minister of Malaysia, center, at VIP room in Kuala Lumpur International airport in Sepang, Malaysia.

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In this photo released by Malaysia Information Ministry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center left, walks with Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, center right, at the Prime Minister's Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Najib Razak has been summoned for questioning in a money-laundering probe involving the 1MDB state investment fund.

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