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  • Tour leader Nibali says rumours of his demise much exaggerated
    23/7/2014 5:36 PM - Agence France-Presse

    Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali played down suggestions he had finally cracked ahead of Wednesday's fearsome 17th stage in the Pyrenees.

  • Malaysia Insider
    23/7/2014 4:50 PM - The Malaysian Insider : World

    Singapore's civil aviation authority has asked airlines based in the city-state to review their risk assessment of conflict zones following the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over Ukraine last week. The deaths of nearly 300 passengers and crew in the downing of flight MH17 have shocked the aviation industry and prompted calls...

  • Kerry pushes truce as Gaza conflict hits Israel air traffic
    23/7/2014 4:36 PM - Agence France-Presse

    US Secretary of State John Kerry took his truce mission to Israel Wednesday as the conflict in Gaza entered its 16th day and world airlines suspended flights over rocket fears. 

  • Kerry says 'some steps forward' made in Gaza conflict
    23/7/2014 4:36 PM - Agence France-Presse

    US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that diplomacy to end the Gaza bloodshed has made progress, but warned more time was needed.

  • Kerry lands in Israel on Gaza truce mission
    23/7/2014 4:36 PM - Agence France-Presse

    Washington's top diplomat flew into Tel Aviv Wednesday, defying a US flight ban, to try to broker an end to violence in Gaza, which has killed hundreds and hobbled Israel's main airport.