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    Rebel rocket did not down MH17 airliner over Ukraine: Kremlin
    Sep28

    Rebel rocket did not down MH17 airliner over Ukraine: Kremlin

    International prosecutors investigating the plane’s downing are due to report their findings later on Wednesday and have said they will reveal the firing location and type of BUK missile used in the attack. …read more Source: Channel...

    Saina Nehwal hopes to return to courts by end of next month
    Sep28

    Saina Nehwal hopes to return to courts by end of next month

    Her recovery from a knee injury going ahead smoothly, India’s star shuttler Saina Nehwal is hoping to return to the courts by the end of next month. “Not before end (of) October, so I will miss tournaments till that time. I am world No.8 at present, it may go down further,” Saina told PTI here. “We have already done six...

    [Ticker] Switzerland tops competitiveness ranking
    Sep28

    [Ticker] Switzerland tops competitiveness ranking

    The World Economic Forum, a Swiss think tank, has said, for the eighth year in a row, that Switzerland is the world’s most competitive economy. The Netherlands come top out of the EU in fourth place, beating Germany in fifth. The UK, based upon pre-Brexit referendum data, climbed three places to seventh. Greece did the worst, sliding five...

    Rebel rocket did not down MH17 airliner over Ukraine – Kremlin
    Sep28

    Rebel rocket did not down MH17 airliner over Ukraine – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Wednesday that radar data showed that Malaysian airliner MH17 was definitely not brought down by a rocket fired from territory held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: The...

    Georgieva enters race to run United Nations
    Sep28

    Georgieva enters race to run United Nations

    After an 18-month shadow campaign, European Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva has succeeded in convincing her country’s prime minister, Bulgaria’s Boris Borisov, to nominate her for the post of United Nations secretary-general. Borisov told reporters Wednesday in Sofia that Georgieva’s candidacy “will be more likely...

    Belarus’ welcoming refugee response praised
    Sep28

    Belarus’ welcoming refugee response praised

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi praised Belarus’ effort to accommodate refugees and displaced persons from Ukraine. He stressed that UNHCR welcomes the actions taken by the Belarusian authorities to tackle the situation. …read more Source:...

    Dutch Investigators to Give Results of MH17 Criminal Probe
    Sep28

    Dutch Investigators to Give Results of MH17 Criminal Probe

    Relatives of victims of the shooting-down of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over Ukraine more than two years ago were gathering Wednesday to learn the preliminary results of a Dutch-led criminal probe of the disaster that claimed 298 lives.The team that is conducting the… …read more Source:...

    MH17 Crash Probe to Reveal Interim Findings
    Sep28

    MH17 Crash Probe to Reveal Interim Findings

    Prosecutors investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014 are set to publish interim findings on Wednesday. The plane broke apart in midair over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, during a period of heavy fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels. Prosecutors from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia and Ukraine...

    Dutch investigators to give results of MH17 criminal probe
    Sep28

    Dutch investigators to give results of MH17 criminal probe

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — Relatives of victims of the shooting-down of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over Ukraine more than two years ago were gathering Wednesday …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Investigators to pinpoint rocket launch that downed airliner over Ukraine
    Sep28

    Investigators to pinpoint rocket launch that downed airliner over Ukraine

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – International prosecutors investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014 will report their findings on Wednesday, but stop short of naming any culprits. …read more Source: The...