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On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil 'living memorial'

Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2,000 relatives gather Monday to unveil a "living memorial" to their loved ones.


Mastering manners at Switzerland's last finishing school

Eight women sit primly around an elaborately set table making pleasant small-talk about the weather, as immaculately starched waiting staff stand at the ready.


Trillion-tonne iceberg breaks off Antarctica

A Delaware-sized iceberg, one of the largest ever seen, was set adrift after snapping from a West Antarctic ice shelf that will be closely watched for signs of collapse, scientists said.


Zeti and her mother

"When I learned of all the things she did in the past, and how she served the community and influenced the lives of many people, I found myself suddenly grow up overnight."


Improved eating habits may prolong life: study

It's hard to eat right all the time, but making small improvements by choosing healthier foods now and then may significantly boost one's chances of living longer, said a US study.


Public caning unconstitutional: Malaysian Bar

"The Malaysian Bar is against public caning, including caning of students, as this is against fundamental human rights."


Anti-Beijing Hong Kong lawmakers disqualified from parliament

Four pro-democracy lawmakers were disqualified from Hong Kong's parliament Friday in a move that will worsen growing fears the city's freedoms are under serious threat from Beijing.


One dead as highway under construction in Singapore collapses

One man was killed and 10 others injured in Singapore Friday when a partially-built elevated highway they were working on collapsed, authorities said, a rare construction accident in the city-state.


China under pressure to free Liu's widow

China faced international calls Friday to free the widow of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo after global condemnation over the Communist regime's refusal to grant the democracy champion's dying wish to leave the country.


MH17 families demand justice

Teary-eyed families of Malaysians killed when a Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday demanded those responsible be brought to justice, ahead of the third anniversary of the disaster.


 

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