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Breaking News Wed, 23 Jul 2014
TransAsia Airways Flight 222
GE222 crash   Photos   Taiwan   TransAsia Airways Flight 222   Wikipedia: TransAsia Airways Flight 222  
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Taiwan Plane Crash in Typhoon's Tail Kills 47
Wed 23 Jul 2014
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 Airways turboprop plane crashed and ... (photo: Creative Commons / )
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.
Airline Disaster   Photos   Taiwan   Transasia Airways   Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TransAsia Airlines Flight_222  
 Belfast Telegraph 
'47 killed' in Taiwan plane crash
Wed 23 Jul 2014
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 by the government's Central New... (photo: AP / Wong Yao wen)
MARUHAN Japan Bank  The Times Of India  Wed 23 Jul 2014
Bank of Japan Deputy Gov Hiroshi Nakaso says end of deflation in sight
SHIZUOKA: Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Hiroshi Nakaso said the country was eyeing an end to deflation as rising wages and inflation expectations allow companies to increase prices of their goods, sig... (photo: WN / RTayco)
Economy   Finance   Japan   Photos   Wikipedia: Economy of Japan  
Chinese Currency  The Times Of India  Wed 23 Jul 2014
China's yuan rises to two-week high as outlook firms
HONG KONG: China's yuan rose to a two-week high on Wednesday in spite of a weaker midpoint, as the outlook on the currency has gradually improved on a recovering economy and hopes of further stimulus.... (photo: Creative Commons / Phurbutsering)
China   Economy   Hong Kong   Photos   Wikipedia: Economy of China  
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EU threatens Russia with further sanctions The Irish Times Wed 23 Jul 2014
EU threatens Russia with further sanctions
EU foreign ministers threatened Russia with deeper economic sanctions yesterday, ordering the European Commission to draw up proposals on specific sectoral sanctions that... (photo: AP / RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
Airline Disaster   Malaysia Flight MH17   Photos   Sanctions on Russia   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Chongqing Taxi, China CNN Tue 22 Jul 2014
20 China travel tips that will make your journey easier
July 22, 2014 -- Updated 2359 GMT (0759 HKT) | Hitting the China travel trail doesn't have to be a struggle if you arm yourself with the right knowledge. | Shanghai taxi ... (photo: Creative Commons / Foxxyz)
China   Photos   Shanghai   Travel   Wikipedia: China  
President Barack Obama confers about the Cairo speech with Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Denis McDonough, right, and speechwriter Ben Rhodes on Air Force One en route to Cairo Fresno Bee Tue 22 Jul 2014
U.S. officials: We still don’t know who shot down Malaysian airliner
WASHINGTON — The United States is confident that the Malaysian Airlines plane that crashed in eastern Ukraine was downed by an SA-11 missile likely fired by pro-Rus... (photo: Public Domain / The Official White House Photostream)
Ben Rhodes   MH17 shootdown   Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Jakarta Gov. Joko Widodo addresses supporters from a ship at the port in North Jakarta after he won the country's presidential election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. The Guardian Tue 22 Jul 2014
Indonesia’s president elect Joko Widodo calls for unity
Jokowi wins election with 53% of the vote as rival candidate withdraws, calling poll ‘legally tainted’ | Joko Widodo, Indonesia's president elect (left), delivers a v... (photo: AP / Mark Baker)
Election   Indonesia   Joko Widodo   Photos   Wikipedia: Joko Widodo  
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, walks away after a media conference at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, July 18, 2014. Malaysia Airlines said it lost contact with Flight 17 over Ukrainian airspace Thursday. It was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Belfast Telegraph Tue 22 Jul 2014
'Deal done' to obtain black box recorders
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says that the leader of the pro-Russian rebels has agreed to hand over both black boxes from Flight 17 to Malaysian investigators who... (photo: AP / Joshua Paul)
Airline   Malaysia   Photos   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Retired Indonesian Lt. Gen. Prabowo Subianto, right, tells his side of the story during his first news conference since his return to Jakarta Tuesday, May 9, 2000. Belfast Telegraph Tue 22 Jul 2014
Ex-general withdraws from election
Former Indonesian general Prabowo Subianto has rejected the presidential election process as "unfair" and has withdrawn from the contest as nearly complete results showed... (photo: AP / Charles Dharapak)
Elections   Jakarta   Photos   Politics   Wikipedia: Prabowo Subianto  


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