|China media: Malaysian jet search|
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Concern over "contradictory" information on the missing Malaysian jet.
|Malaysia seeks India's help in search for missing airliner|
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Malaysia has sought India's help to locate a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner, India's foreign ministry said on Wednesday, as the search expanded to cover an area stretching from China to the Andaman Sea. "Malaysia and India are in contact on this since yesterday and contact points are being discussed. These contact points will ascertain what assistance is required and what India can offer," a spokesman at the ministry said. The spokesman said it had not yet been decided what area India would search in.
|Malaysia Airlines: 'No reason to believe' crew caused disappearance of aircraft|
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A senior Malaysia Airlines' executive said on Wednesday that the airline has "no reason to believe" that any actions by the crew caused the disappearance of a jetliner over the weekend. Hugh Dunleavy, the commercial director of Malaysia Airlines, told Reuters in an interview that "we have no reason to believe that there was anything, any actions, internally by the crew that caused the disappearance of this aircraft." The search for the jetliner expanded on Wednesday to cover an area stretching from China to the Andaman Sea, with authorities no closer to explaining what happened to the plane or the 239 people on board.
|Indonesian consumers offset China slowdown|
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Despite a fall off in commodity prices and a slowdown in China – its main customer – Indonesia's coal capital is experiencing a boom as domestic consumption thrives
|Bachelet returns to power in Chile pledging greater equality|
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Socialist Michelle Bachelet promised to tackle inequality as she took the oath of office, returning to power after four years to lead this prosperous South American country once more. "Chile has but one great enemy, and its name is inequality. The 62-year-old was sworn in at a solemn ceremony in Congress charged with symbolism. "Yes, I promise," she said as she took the oath from the new Senate leader Isabel Allende.
|Asian stock markets down on China worries|
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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stock markets sank Wednesday as recent falls in Chinese copper and iron prices added to jitters that the world's No. 2 economy is continuing to slow.
|With no sign of missing plane, search spreads far across land and sea|
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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner expanded on Wednesday to cover an area stretching from China to the Andaman Sea, with authorities no closer to explaining what happened to the plane or the 239 people on board.
|Cathay Pacific profits rise 204%|
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Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific airways posts a 204% increase in profits in 2013 to $335m, as demand for flights to southern China increases.
|Group: China might play down political crime cases|
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BEIJING (AP) — China might be trying to obscure the number of dissidents it is targeting by charging them with public order offenses instead of political crimes, a U.S.-based rights group said Wednesday.
|Group: China Might Play Down Political Crime Cases|
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Group: China obscures prosecutions of dissidents on political crimes with public order charges