Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 hrs ago | The Star Online
Signs of the times: A family walking past a billboard posted with messages of condolence for the flight tragedies and a message against the atrocities in Palestine in George Town, Penang.
8 hrs ago | Yahoo!
"It's heartbreaking," says Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop of her private talks with distraught families who lost loved ones on Flight MH17.
12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
Donetsk People's Republic sniper Eugene Lukovkin at one of the sites where he witnessed the front section of Malaysian flight MH17 crashing.
16 hrs ago | News Times
A Malaysia Airlines official has called for the creation of a new body to decide which flight paths are safe following the MH17 crash in Ukraine.
An Australian couple who lost their daughter in downed Malaysia Airlines flight 17 has visited the crash site in rebel-held east Ukraine, the first relatives of victims to arrive at the scene.
The extra cost from rerouting hundreds of airliners around Ukrainian airspace, shut down following the downing of a Malaysian Air flight last week, is set to translate into higher ticket prices for passengers.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak walks away after a media conference at a hotel at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia.
It was a bittersweet close to MH17 as the last plane bearing the call number touched down at Kuala Lumpur International Airport at 6.31am yesterday.
Hundreds of people gathered at St Mary's Cathedral in Perth today to remember the victims of flight MH17, with the Catholic Archbishop of Perth calling on the community to sustain hope in the face of violence.
Jerzy and Angela Dyczynski's daughter Fatima was a space scientist and was on her way to see her parents in Perth when MH17 was shot down.
It was lunchtime when a tracked launcher with four SA-11 surface-to-air missiles rolled into town and parked on Karapetyan Street.
A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators walked the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash area and help bring the last of the victims home.
After the 13th General Elections of May 5, 2013, the country was shocked with the appearance of a former member of the judiciary making racist and seditious statements and speeches undermining the unity, harmony and goodwill among the different races and religions in the country.
The recent flurry of air disasters does little to comfort nervous fliers, who suffer from what some experts call a "perfect storm" of fears.
The civil aviation industry has suffered one of its worst weeks ever, with the loss of three airliners on three continents.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 06:40 pm
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