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Tribute at long last for Sheffield hero
Relativers and comrades of Ivor Barker who was executed by the Japanese in WW2 with a wreath that was laid at the war memorial at Hollinsend Road A tribute to World War Two hero Ivor Barker has been placed amid the very same streets where he grew up as a lad before joining the Royal Navy.
The Daily News Journal
Recovering plane wreckage from water can take days, years
Rescue workers aid divers in the water after an attempt to search for remnants of Silkair Boeing 737-300 which killed all 97 passengers and 7 crew members at Musi river in Palembang, South of Sumatra 21 December.
Clues suggest major failure in Malaysia air disaster
An aviation lawyer who worked on cases similar to the Malaysia Airlines crash said Saturday the lack of warnings about a problem aboard the aircraft suggested a catastrophic failure at altitude.
Wall Street Journal
Airline Safety in Asia Not Questioned in Jet Disappearance
777-200 jet with 239 people aboard that had lost contact with air-traffic controllers two hours into a routine flight to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysian National News Agency
Malay Heritage Houses Still Stand Tall In Melaka
By Nor Maizatul Afzan Kamarudzaman KUALA LUMPUR -- The Malay traditional houses in Melaka are not only a magnet for camera totting tourists but also stand testament for the remarkable skills of its builders who combined local customs, beliefs and Islam in the design.
Indonesia's Adaro Energy sells 35 pct stake in coal logistic firm
Indonesian coal producer Adaro Energy sold 35 percent of its stake in PT Servo Meda Sejahtera for $25.13 million, said the company.
Executed Sheffield airman is remembered at last
A campaign has been mounted to have his name on the war memorial near to his home in Sheffield The family of a Sheffield World War Two hero, beheaded by the Japanese, has won a battle to have his name added to war memorials in his home city - 67 years after he was killed.