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MH370 families: Draw new search zone if still no debris found

MH370 families: Draw new search zone if still no debris found

BY IDA LIM
April 18, 2015

KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — A new search zone for Flight MH370 should be drawn up if those hunting for the plane that went missing over a year ago are still unable to find any trace of it, a group representing families of those on board the missing plane said today. The group, Voice370, said data from British satellite firm Inmarsat — which it said is the only reliable data that led authorities to search for MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean — has not been fully disclosed until... Read more

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Help us search for MH370, kin ask of rich countries and firms

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Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest

  • Participants pose for the cameras before the start of the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawanGST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

    Participants pose for the cameras before the start of the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawanGST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

  • Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) attends the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

    Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) attends the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

  • Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) leads the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

    Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) leads the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

  • Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) participates in the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

    Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s daughter Nurul Nuha Anwar (centre) participates in the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

  • A participant gives a thumbs-up gesture during the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng

    A participant gives a thumbs-up gesture during the Kayuh Bantah #‎KitaLawan GST protest in Kuala Lumpur April 18, 2015. — Picture by Saw Siow Feng