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Beacon of hope: Liew posing for a photograph with the children of Winterveldt village.

MH17: Crash melted plane's wings, Malaysian team observed

Malaysian personnel to help transfer remains

‘Our lives turned upside down in a day’

Malaysian plans to build school in South Africa

Nation

Bring culprits to justice swiftly, says BN Youth

Standing united: BN Youth led by Khairul Azwan and MCA Youth chief Chong Sin Woon waiting to hand over a memorandum to the Russian Embassy (left) and the group marching to the Ukraine Embassy during a rally in Kuala Lumpur.

KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional Youth leaders and members have handed memorandums to the United Nations, Russian Embassy and Ukraine Embassy on the downing of MH17.

Fine and community work for Kiki

Day in court: Kiki leaving after her sentencing.

KUANTAN: Siti Fairrah Ashykin Kamaruddin, 30, better known as Kiki, has learnt the virtue of patience.

Regional

Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election in court

The ex-general who lost Indonesia's closely-fought presidential election will challenge the result in the Constitutional Court, a spokesman said Wednesday, after his team alleged that the winner Joko Widodo engaged in massive vote fraud.

SMRT fined RM4mil over service disruptions

SMRT was yesterday hit with a S$1.6mil (RM4mil) fine by the Land Transport Authority (LTA), over four train service disruptions

World

TransAsia Airways plane crashes on landing in Taiwan, killing 40 - Xinhua

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A TransAsia Airways <6702.TW> plane crashed on landing on an island off tyhoon-hit Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 40 people, China's Xinhua news agency said.

First of flight MH17 victims' remains arrive in the Netherlands

EINDHOVEN THE NETHERLANDS (Reuters) - Two aircraft carrying the remains of some of the 298 passengers who died on flight MH17 touched down at an airport in the Dutch city of Eindhoven on Wednesday, as next-of-kin and Dutch and foreign officials looked on.

Community

Traders’ fears set aside

Expressing thankfulness: Traders hold posters of gratitude to CM for solving the problem .

MALACCA: The iconic Jonker Walk’s 13 months stalemate is expected to be history soon following a surprise response from Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron.

Environment

Custodians of nature

Green turtle hatchlings emerging from a nest. - Photo from Lang Tengah Turtle Watch

What do you do when you have a piece of coastal land that draws nesting turtles? You could build a sprawling resort and make a lot of money. Or you could start a project to protect the turtles. Meet three people who opted for the latter.

Education

Young storyteller creates record

Sad tale: Alea A 'wheelchair' was part of Alea's costume when she narrated the story of a handicapped child, bullied by her stepmother.

I did it! A proud Alea shows off her framed certificate.

ALEA Yang Ni has earned a spot in the Malaysia Book of Records as the youngest person to win the National Storytelling Competition in Bahasa Malaysia organised by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP).

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  1. Woman bashed up after honking error
  2. MH17: Malaysia quietly worked back channels to secure bodies, black boxes
  3. Motorists to enjoy highway toll discounts this Hari Raya
  4. ‘Our lives turned upside down in a day’
  5. Ukrainian villagers recall how victims dropped onto streets and houses
  6. Greek Orthodox church in Gaza shelters Muslims fleeing war
  7. Lorry slams into cars, catches fire at Sunway toll booth on Kesas Highway
  8. MH17: Najib's 'silent diplomatic' approach worked, says NYT
  9. MH17: Opposition leaders laud Najib's quiet diplomacy
  10. Kiki fined RM5,000 for causing mischief and damage

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