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Missing Malaysia Airlines flight: Search is at a 'critical juncture'

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Malaysia authorities are pinning their hopes of finding the missing Malaysian airliner on the seabed of the Indian Ocean 2,000 kilometres west of Perth over ... more

'Rest in peace' not allowed for Karpal Singh, says Malaysia's fatwa council

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Malaysia’s high-profile opposition figure and lawyer Karpal Singh paid a heavy price for speaking out against his country’s ruling party. Now Muslims in his predominantly ... more

Ricciardo to start from 2nd at Chinese GP

published about 2 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton has pole position for the Chinese Formula One GP in Shanghai, ahead of Australian Daniel Ricciardo and Red Bull teammate Sebastian Vettel.

Ukraine crisis: new Russia sanctions threats as stalemate goes on

published about 3 hours ago
A day after an international deal in Geneva to defuse the East-West crisis in Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists vowed not to end their occupation of public ... more

Pope readies for Easter as celebrations start around globe

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Pope Francis was preparing to celebrate an Easter Eve service in St Peter's Basilica on Saturday, and was due to deliver his twice yearly "Urbi ... more

Syria: UN documents expose Assad's starvation campaign

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Internal United Nations documents show that Syrian President President Bashar al-Assad's campaign to bring rebels to heel by cutting off food supplies in opposition-controlled areas ... more

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