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#Malaysia

# malaysia - Monday 24 March, 2014

Timeline: The search for missing MH370

The families of the airplane’s passengers were told today that there is no hope for any survivors.

# malaysia - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about the shock resignation of Patrick Nulty, Phil Hogan’s spat with Micheál Martin, and the grisly ‘House of Horror’ discovery in Nigeria.

# malaysia - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Large 'floating object' seen in Indian Ocean during missing plane search

China has a new satellite image of the object, which it believes could be related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.

"Tell us the truth!" Police intervene as families of missing passengers confront officials

The search for the missing Malaysian plane continues in the Indian Ocean.

# malaysia - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Objects in Indian Ocean could be missing Malaysian Airlines plane

The Malaysian Airlines flight has been missing for 13 days.

# malaysia - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Why didn’t passengers on missing flight MH370 use their mobile phones?

In the age of smartphones and social media, one question about the disappearance of the plane has repeatedly been asked: why no contact from passengers?

# malaysia - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Missing flight was 'turned by someone in the cockpit'

The input that turned the Malaysian Airlines flight likely came from within the cockpit, the New York Times reports.

How come pilots can turn off a plane's communication systems?

One of the mysterious elements of the missing Malaysia plane story is that someone shut down the aircraft’s communications system. Why is this allowed?

# malaysia - Sunday 16 March, 2014

25 countries now involved in hunt for missing plane as pilots’ homes searched

Police say they have searched the homes of both pilots and examined the captain’s home flight simulator.

# malaysia - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Disappearance of missing Malaysian jet appears ‘deliberate’

The latest news came during a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.

# malaysia - Friday 14 March, 2014

US Navy sends second ship to search for missing airliner

The Malaysian government says it is doubling the search area as they continue to look for the missing plane.

# malaysia - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Missing Malaysian plane may have flown for 4 hours after losing contact - report

The Wall Street Journal says investigators suspect the missing plane could have been diverted to an unknown location.

# malaysia - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Satellite images of possible missing plane debris released by Chinese government

The pictures were taken by a satellite on Sunday.

Malaysia under fire over 'chaotic' search for missing jet

Malaysia’s Transport Minister said that the country will “never give up hope”.

# malaysia - Monday 10 March, 2014

What happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370?

Industry experts answer questions surrounding the disappearance and search.

# malaysia - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Oil slicks spotted in the sea in search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet

Rescue planes have sighted two oil slicks around 15-20 km long in the Gulf of Thailand as hopes for the 239 passengers fade.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your weekend.

China-bound jet disappears with 239 people on board

No Irish passengers were on board according to Malaysia Airlines.

# malaysia - Monday 27 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man uses one first-class plane ticket 'to get free food and drink for a year' Savvy

Man uses one first-class plane ticket 'to get free food and drink for a year'

He reportedly went into the airline’s VIP lounge for a good feed. More than 300 times.

# malaysia - Monday 24 June, 2013

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog Pollution This post contains images

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog

A smoky haze blamed on Indonesian forest fires has triggered one of the country’s worst pollution levels in years.

# malaysia - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Not much of a view: Singapore's haze hits crisis levels

The city-state’s pollution index stood at 218 today: 200 is ‘very unhealthy’, and ’300′ is hazardous…

# malaysia - Monday 25 March, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Mark Webber gives Sebastian Vettel the middle finger F1 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Mark Webber gives Sebastian Vettel the middle finger

Does anyone still call it ‘the bird’?

# malaysia - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

13 endangered Borneo elephants found dead in one month

Police are investigating suspicions that the elephants were poisoned.

# malaysia - Sunday 11 November, 2012

'Virgin Mary' and 'Jesus Christ' attract Catholics to Malaysian hospital

Images of the sight have been posted across Facebook this morning.

# malaysia - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Tensions rise over ad that reads "Indonesian maids now on sale!!"

Indonesia had previously banned women from travelling to Malaysia to work as maids due to poor pay and abuse.

# malaysia - Sunday 28 October, 2012

From The42 CIMB Classic: Watney's 61 trumps Tiger in Malaysia Upset

CIMB Classic: Watney's 61 trumps Tiger in Malaysia

The 31-year-old’s 10-under-par round was enough for a thrilling one-shot win today.

# malaysia - Saturday 27 October, 2012

From The42 CIMB Classic: Van Pelt flirts with 59 as Woods implodes Malaysia Meltdown

CIMB Classic: Van Pelt flirts with 59 as Woods implodes

The defending champion shares the lead with Robert Garrigus going into the final day.

# malaysia - Friday 19 October, 2012

Non-Chinese Asians are the fastest growing ethnic group in Ireland – CSO

The vast majority of people in Ireland remain “white Irish”, who at 3,821,995 people represents 85.8 per cent of the population.

# malaysia - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Airline launches child-free zone on flights No Kids This post contains a poll

Airline launches child-free zone on flights

Only those over the age of 12 may sit in first seven rows on AirAsia X planes from next February.

# malaysia - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Man hospitalised after jumping from plane - before it took off No Thanks

Man hospitalised after jumping from plane - before it took off

The man made a last-minute decision not to take a flight from Miri to Kuala Lumpur – and ended up in hospital.

# malaysia - Saturday 28 July, 2012

From The42 Olympic Village: Day One, wrap Round-Up

Olympic Village: Day One, wrap

A round-up of the weird, wonderful and woeful of the first day of medal-winning action at London 2012.

# malaysia - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Lightning blamed for Malaysian tanker explosion Malaysia This post contains videos

Lightning blamed for Malaysian tanker explosion

One crew member died and four are missing after the explosion at a Petronas-operated methanol terminal.

# malaysia - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Irish man killed in Malaysia road crash

The 48-year-old was killed when his motorcycle collided with a lorry on Monday morning.

# malaysia - Thursday 7 June, 2012

NAMA and Lloyds to sell iconic Battersea Power Station site for £400m

Chelsea FC has been beaten as preferred bidder for the iconic property and 15-hectare site.

# malaysia - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Photos: Tear gas used as 25,000 rally for reforms in Malaysia Protest This post contains images

Photos: Tear gas used as 25,000 rally for reforms in Malaysia

The protest, one of the largest held in the country in the past decade, was held to demand an overhaul of biased electoral policies.

# malaysia - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Revealed: the single country that's hurting Ireland's trade balance

There’s one single country from which we are importing more and more stuff – and it’s hurting our overall trade figures.

# malaysia - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

From The42 In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle Resilience

In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle

The Masters runner-up has recovered impressively from his disappointment, writes Neil Cullen.

# malaysia - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Tsunami warnings lifted after two earthquakes off Indonesian coast

The earthquake was measured initially as 8.9 magnitude but has since been revised downwards to 8.6 as tsunami warnings were issued in over a dozen countries. Some have since been lifted.

From The42 The only way is up for embattled Felipe Massa Positive Thinking

The only way is up for embattled Felipe Massa

The Brazilian is optimistic that he can recover from his poor start to the Formula One season.

# malaysia - Monday 2 April, 2012

Passengers recall 'party time' on board stricken cruise ship after engine fire Cruise This post contains videos

Passengers recall 'party time' on board stricken cruise ship after engine fire

Power was cut following electrical fire, leaving ship stranded at sea for 24 hours.