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Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster
International Criminal Court   Malaysian Airlines   Photos   UN Security Council   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
 Richmond Times Dispatch 
Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster
GENEVA — Anyone hoping to bring to justice whoever downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 must face sobering facts. | The wreckage scene is compromised, key evidence may have disappeared altogether and ... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz)
	Dutch receive Malaysia Airlines bodies with solemnity
Easter Ukraine   Malaysian Airlines   Netherlands   Photos  
 The Columbus Dispatch 
Dutch receive Malaysia Airlines bodies with solemnity
EINDHOVEN AIR BASE, Netherlands — A week ago, they had been packing their bags, preparing for conferences, family visits and vacation. Now, they were returning to the Netherlands in coffins, victims... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz)
Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine  Newsday 
Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine
Related media | Travel deals | CANBERRA, Australia - (AP) -- Australia has sent 50 police to London in anticipation of deploying them to Ukraine to secure the Malaysian plane crash site as part of a p... (photo: UN / Shareef UN)
Australia   Photos   Russian Separatists   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines  
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report  The State 
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
TOKYO — World shares were rattled Thursday by reports the European Union is weighing stiffer financial sanctions against Russia. | A further pickup in China's manufacturing in July failed to lif... (photo: European Community / EC)
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Rainy season-Monsoon-weather-India. The Times Of India
Farmers cheer as rain deficit narrows to 25 per cent
NEW DELHI: India's rainfall deficit has narrowed rapidly to 25% from 36% in seven days as the monsoon maintained its momentum, cheering famers, particularly in oilseedgro... (photo: WN / Sayali Santosh Kadam)
Agriculture   Monsoon   Photos   Weather   Wikipedia: Monsoon  
. A jet bridge (also termed jetway, loading bridge, aerobridge / airbridge, air jetty, portal, passenger walkway or passenger boarding bridge) is an enclosed, movable connector which extends from an airport terminal gate to an airplane, allowing passengers to board and disembark without having to go outside. The Times Of India
Aerobridges still grounded, get wet before flying
BHOPAL: Ambitious aerobridge project at Raja Bhoj airport in Bhopal that promised to pitchfork flyers to the terminal after touchdown without the treacherous trek through... (photo: Creative Commons / Anilbharadwaj125)
Airlines   Infrastructure   Photos   Raja Bhoj Airport   Wikipedia: Raja Bhoj Airport  
Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 which crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground. Stuff
TransAsia Airways crash kills at least 51
A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire off... (photo: AP)
Photos   Taiwan   TransAsia Airways   TransAsia Airways Flight GE222   Wikipedia: TransAsia Airways  
Dentist - Dental Check-Up. BBC News
India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth
Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. | Ashik Gavai was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, Dr... (photo: Public Domain)
TransAsia Airways Flight 222 ABC News
Taiwan Plane Crash in Typhoon's Tail Kills 47
A passenger plane trying to land at a Taiwan airport in stormy weather in the tail end of a typhoon crashed and killed 47 people, authorities said. | The TransAsia Airway... (photo: Creative Commons / )
GE222 crash   Photos   Taiwan   TransAsia Airways Flight 222   Wikipedia: TransAsia Airways Flight 222  
Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways flight GE222 which crashed while attempting to land in stormy weather on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, late Wednesday, July 23, 2014. A transport minister said dozens of people were trapped and feared dead. Belfast Telegraph
'47 killed' in Taiwan plane crash
A plane landing in stormy weather has crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island, with 47 people feared dead. | Transport minister Yeh Kuang-shih was quoted b... (photo: AP / Wong Yao wen)
Flights   GE222 crash   Photos   TransAsia Airways Flight 222   Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TransAsia Airlines Flight_222  
Business & Economy Pollution & Environment
- Qualcomm struggles to collect royalties in China, stock fall
- Aramex second quarter profit climbs 12% to Dh80.8m
- UPDATE 1-Russia concerned by US proposal for missile shield
- Queanbeyan Council splashes cash, lashes small businesses
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
- China's coal industry says times are hard, outlook worse
- Julia Gillard offered to stand aside for me in Labor spill,
- TCS’s first Indian Company to crosses Rs.5- lakh cr in mar
- China, US reach agreement on infrastructure deals
10th Annual DJ Irie Weekend - BBQ Beach Bash at the National Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida - June 21, 2014
The World's Top Eco-Friendly Hotels
Showbiz Science & Technology
- Shah Rukh Khan announces star-studded North American arena t
- Travel books round-up: Wonders of the world, from cow wee to
- 'So You Think You Can Dance' Recap - Top 16 Perfor
- Insider’s Guide: Jimmy Coultas (Liverpool)
"Entertainment is a necessity of life," says Akshay Kumar
- Qualcomm struggles to collect royalties in China, stock fall
- Apple gains in China as Samsung slips
- India's encephalitis outbreak: the key facts
- OnePlus chalking out India entry plans
Health worker Xolisa Madikane, left unseen, tests blood for the HIV virus at a container lab next to the Gugulethu Community Health Clinic in Gugulethu on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday, July 21, 2009. South Africa launched a high-profile trial of an AIDS vaccine created by its own researchers Monday, a proud moment in a nation where government denial, neglect and unscientific responses have helped fuel the world's worst AIDS crisis.
AIDS Society Mourns Researchers, Experts Killed in Crash
Sport Health & Fitness
- Mexican Aguirre named as new coach of Japan
- India angered by basketball's no turban rule
- Aguirre appointed as Japan coach
- Indian minister irked by turban row
India bowler Ishant Sharma, left, celebrates taking the wicket of England's Joe Root caught out by Stuart Binny on the fifth day of the second cricket test match between England and India at Lord's cricket ground in London, Monday, July 21, 2014.
India’s victory at the home of cricket continued England’s miserable year
- Southern California to sizzle today, officials issue extreme
- Nitschke suspended
- Car parts firm in administration
- Ex-RAF fighter jets under hammer
Fat woman - Obesity
Obese workers get tired sooner, study