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Australian Authorities Suspend Search For the Day Of MH370

The search for debris in the Indian Ocean of defunct Malaysia Airlines aircraft was suspended on Thursday. The authority of Australian Maritime Safety (AMSA) said that operations will continue on Friday morning. Australian authorities had seen via satellite two objects that could belong to the plane, which disappeared on March 8 with 239 people on board while they were covering the route between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing. Aircraft and ships were sent to the area from Australia, New Zealand and United States to track these objects, which are 2,500 kilometres of Perth, on the southwest coast of Australia. The largest…
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Pistorius Sells House To Pay Lawyers

The South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius sold the house where he died his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, whose murder is being tried, to pay lawyers. Pistorius's lawyer, Brian Webber, explained that Pistorius had to make that decision by "the unexpected prolongation of trial beyond the three weeks initially planned". The Pretoria High Court judges Pistorius for the death of his girlfriend from last March 3. Although it was intended to end on Thursday, the end was extended to April 4. The House, valued at $450,000 and located in a luxurious estate of Pretoria, is the same that where a shootout ended…
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Evo Morales Meets With U.S. Congressmen In Search Of Better Relations

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, met on Thursday with United States Congressmen with the aim of improving relations between the two countries. "We are here to restore relations, the national Government has no problem, if there is respect between the two countries to restore ambassadors, hopefully we can make arrangements before your Government", Morales told the delegation, led by Democratic Senator Tom Harkin. "This country is making great strides, we have come to talk about how we can be partners in this progress in this great country," said the Senator for his part. Both countries have lived several diplomatic…
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The EU Meets To Discuss Response To Russia

European Union leaders met from 14:30 GMT in Brussels to discuss a new response to block the Russian intervention in the Ukrainian region of Crimea. The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, said that the EU leaders would agree to new sanctions against Moscow. Merkel said before the Parliament of her country that Russia's actions meant that the G-8 (composed of Germany, Canada, France, United States, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom and Russia) no longer existed. Meanwhile, the Swedish Foreign Minister, Carl Bildt, told the BBC that the EU should offer clear support to Ukraine because the objective of Russia was not Crimea…
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Files Deleted From Flight Simulator

Authorities investigating the disappearance of flight MH370 are analyzing data from the flight simulator pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah had in his house, but found that several files were deleted recently. "There are some deleted information, we tried to recover it," acknowledged the Minister of Defense of Malaysia, Hishamudin Husein who added that they are calling international experts to examine records of the simulator. Sources close to the investigation revealed that the program that was kept in the pilot's house had simulations of landings in Maldives, Sri Lanka, South India and at the US military base of Diego Garcia, data that were not…
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Culture

Newly Discovered Faberge Easter Egg To Be Showcased

An Easter egg valued at $33 million, which was made by the Russian jeweler Carl Fabergé and which had been found by a scrap dealer in a market of antiques in the United States, will be exhibiting at the Wartski of London Gallery the first Monday in April. The piece, carved in gold and decorated with diamonds and sapphires, was purchased by its current owner, who asked not be revealed, for $ 8,000 by a man who wanted to use the egg's metal for scrap, considering that it didn't have much value. Although at first he did not know what…
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Venezuela: Leopoldo Lopez Appeals Imprisonment

A Venezuelan Court of appeal admitted the appeal lodged against the imprisonment of opposition leader Leopoldo López, in jail since February 18. According to his lawyer, Juan Carlos Gutiérrez, within five business days the justice must decide if they will or will not annull the order of imprisonment against their client. Guiterrez said that Lopez was charged for public incitement, arson, damage to property and association to commit a crime, "crimes which have not occurred", the lawyer said.
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Ukraine Prime Minister Promises More Resources for the Regions

The Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatseniuk, promised during a speech televised in Russian, more powers and more resources to the regions. In a speech aimed at the regions of the South and the East of the country, Yatsenyuk said that it will introduce reforms on a large scale in order to preserve the unity and sovereignty of Ukraine. Specific requirements of each region, said the Prime Minister will be taken into account in the area of education, culture and history. Russia complained on several occasions that the rights of Ukrainian citizens of Russian ethnic origin in these regions had…
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Greenpeace Breaks Into French Nuclear Plant

More than 60 environmental activists of the non governmental organization Greenpeace entered a nuclear plantmanaged by the company EDF  in Fessenheim, in eastern France, to protest the vulnerability of nuclear facilities. Members of the Group hung a banner with the words 'Stop jeopardizing Europe'. Greenpeace appealed to European Governments to cut the use of nuclear energy. The President of France, François Hollande, promised to close the plant by 2016 and reduce the dependence of his country of nuclear power as a source of electricity. Greenpeace has a long history of irruptions in nuclear plants in France. In July of last year, about…
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Plane Deliberately Tried to Evade Radar

The plane disappeared which disappeared 40 minutes after takeoff on March 8 with 239 people aboard descended to 5,000 feet to avoid being detected by the commercial radar. Malaysia Airline's B777-200 aircraft data analysis reveals that the plane descended 1,500 meters to disappear from the radar map, while it changed course with destination to a unknown whereabouts. Researchers suggest that this "masking" had served the aircraft to fly over the Bay of Bengal and go to the North land inside. "The person in charge of the aircraft has a solid knowledge of navigation and radar, left a clean track", said…
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