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MH370 probe: Malaysia for real time tracking of commercial jets (Roundup)
Kuala Lumpur, May 1 (IANS) Malaysia Thursday recommended the introduction of a standard for real time tracking of commercial airliners even as the families of passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that went missing in March were advised to receive information about the aircraft at their homes

Thursday, May 01, 2014 8:30:04 PM

50 injured in May Day clashes in Istanbul
Istanbul, May 1 (IANS) Fifty protesters were injured and 138 detained in clashes with police as trade union members tried to stage an anti-government rally in Istanbul's central Taksim Square on the occasion of May Day Thursday, the authorities said.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 7:50:04 PM

Sri Lanka condemns Chennai bomb blasts
Colombo, May 1 (IANS) Sri Lanka has strongly condemned the twin blasts that took place at the Chennai Central railway station Thursday morning killing one woman and injuring 14 others, the country's foreign ministry said in a statement.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 7:42:18 PM

MH370 probe: Malaysia recommends real time tracking of commercial airliners
Kuala Lumpur, May 1 (IANS) Malaysia's transport ministry Thursday released a preliminary report on the investigation into the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 recommending the introduction of a standard for real time tracking of commercial airliners.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 7:26:16 PM

India studying Kazakh offer to develop Caspian Sea oil block
Astana, May 1 (IANS) India is studying the possibility of developing Kazakhstan's Abai oil block in the Caspian Sea that is estimated to hold reserves of 2.8 billion barrels of oil, an official said.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 7:08:05 PM

Families of MH370 passengers advised to receive information at home
Kuala Lumpur, May 1 (IANS) Malaysia Airlines' Chief Executive Officer Ahmad Jauhari Yahya said Thursday in a statement that the families of the missing MH370 flight were advised to receive information at their homes as the search and investigation would be a prolonged process and advanced compensation payments would be made.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 6:58:04 PM

Azerbaijan claims to have signed F1 deal
Baku, May 1 (IANS) Azerbaijan has signed a deal to host a Formula 1 Grand Prix in 2016.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 6:24:05 PM

Six Al Qaeda militants, two soldiers killed in Yemen
Sanaa, May 1 (IANS) Up to six Al Qaeda militants and two soldiers were killed following a five-hour clash in Yemen's southeastern province of Shabwa early Thursday, according to a defence ministry official.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 5:08:03 PM

Iconic Israeli filmmaker Assi Dayan dead
Jerusalem, May 1 (IANS) One of Israel's most influential filmmakers, Assi Dayan, died Thursday at his Tel Aviv apartment at the age of 68, Xinhua reported citing Israeli media.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 4:56:09 PM

Deal crushing blow to terrorism: Chinese president
Beijing, May 1 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping has ordered troops stationed in Xinjiang to deal a "crushing blow" to terrorists.

Thursday, May 01, 2014 4:50:04 PM

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