An unexpected win

Called 'fat' and 'ugly' in primary school, Ms Jessica Tan went on to win Miss Universe Singapore 2007 after friends encouraged her to join

BEFORE AND AFTER: 2007 Miss Universe Singapore winner Jessica Tan (above) was teased for being an overweight child.
BEFORE AND AFTER: 2007 Miss Universe Singapore winner Jessica Tan was teased for being an overweight child (above).
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UN declares Kabul attack a war crime

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Tags: ISIS, suicide and bomb

4 women militants held in Bangladesh

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Californians flee as fire spreads

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Boat capsizes off JB, 8 dead, 20 missing

DEAD: One of the casualties being brought ashore after the mishap.
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WITNESS ACCOUNT: 'Teen asked for my help'

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Tags: Germany, crime and police

Anti-social media

Friday's Munich mall shooting that ended with the death of 10 people, including the shooter, highlights the dual role of social media in today's reality

David Ali Sonboly
TO SAFETY: The gunman was spotted on the roof of a carpark, where he was filmed by people in a nearby building.
TO SAFETY: Evacuees leaving Olympia Einkaufzentrum where the shooting took place.
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Tips for older adults

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Tags: extreme, sport and elderly

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