Archive | December, 2014

AirAsia victims remembered at vigil


Hundreds attend a vigil in Surabaya, Indonesia, for the victims of the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crash, praying for the 162 people on board.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

AirAsia bodies returned to airport


The first two bodies from the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crash off Borneo arrive back in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, where relatives are waiting.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Migrant freighter docks in Italy


A cargo ship said to be carrying 700 clandestine migrants which was taken under Italian control at sea docks in the Italian port of Gallipoli.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

AirAsia crash recovery intensifies


Recovery teams are launching a “massive search” for victims of AirAsia flight QZ8501, as investigators hunt for the plane’s data recorders.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Putin critic among ‘hundred held’


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is among 100 people detained at a Moscow rally, hours after being sentenced to house arrest for fraud.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

AirAsia says debris is missing plane


Indonesian officials confirm that bodies and debris found in Indonesia’s Java Sea are from AirAsia flight QZ8501 that went missing on Sunday.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Ready for battle: Young Malaysian shuttlers' amazing adventure

Ready for battle: Young Malaysian shuttlers' amazing adventure
“It feels very surreal actually to walk the halls frequented by the likes of Lin Dan and Chen Long or train in the same court, sleep in the same hostel or even eat at the same dining hall,” added the 12-year-old from SJK (C) Keat Hwa (H). “It's not …
Read more on The Star Online

10 biggest Las Vegas business stories of 2014
“What the folks of Nevada created is a state exactly where you can, exactly where you are incredibly agile, exactly where you can do issues rapidly and get things carried out,” he said. “It's a genuine get-items-done state. That was a pretty important …
Read more on Macro Insider

Overstayer report exposes hypocrisy
At the time of diagnosis, gluten-free products were difficult to source and dining out meant having a salad, but watch those croutons and mayonnaise! In recent years, there has been a veritable explosion in the availability of gluten-free food on …
Read more on Sydney Morning Herald

Posted in Dining OutComments Off

Indonesian searchers spot ‘debris’


Officials in Indonesia say search teams have spotted debris at sea in the hunt for AirAsia Flight QZ8501, which went missing with 162 people on board.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Search for AirAsia plane expanded


The search for missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 begins for a third day and is expanded to cover an area far beyond the plane’s flight path.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Italy ferry death toll rises to 10


Italian officials confirm 10 people have died after a fire on the Norman Atlantic ferry off Corfu, amid uncertainty over the number still missing.

{thumbnail}
BBC News – World

Posted in WorldComments Off

Chat2day