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  • Better plane tracking trialed

    01 Mar 2015 : SYDNEY — Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial to enhance the tracking of aircraft over remote oceans, allowing planes to be more easily found should they vanish like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia's transport minister said on Sunday.

  • China's wild panda population up nearly 17%

    01 Mar 2015 : BEIJING - China's population of wild giant pandas jumped nearly 17 percent over a decade -- state media reported, citing an official survey -- with conservation measures credited as being behind the increase.

  • Uruguay's pot-friendly farmer president prepares to step down

    01 Mar 2015 : COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO (URUGUAY) - Known for his push to legalize cannabis, spartan lifestyle and devotion to his three-legged dog, Uruguay's outspoken President Jose "Pepe" Mujica will step down Sunday more popular than ever.

  • Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia to trial new jet tracking system

    01 Mar 2015 : SYDNEY - Australia on Sunday said it was trialling a "world first" system with Malaysia and Indonesia that increases the tracking of aircraft over remote oceans, allowing authorities to quickly react to abnormal situations such as the disappearance of MH370.

  • Venezuela to limit US diplomats, require visas for Americans

    01 Mar 2015 : CARACAS - President Nicolas Maduro plans to limit the US diplomatic presence in Venezuela and require American tourists to obtain visas, amid growing tensions between the two countries.

  • China manufacturing shrinks again in February: govt

    01 Mar 2015 : BEIJING - China's manufacturing activity contracted for the second straight month in February, the government said on Sunday, a day after the central bank announced an interest rate cut to help stem a slump in the world's second-largest economy.

  • Venezuela bans George Bush

    01 Mar 2015 : CARACAS — Venezuela issued a travel ban Saturday for prominent United States politicians as it also cracked down on US diplomats in the South American nation that has long had a strained relationship with the United States.

  • Yasar Kemal, Turkey's literary giant, dies aged 92

    01 Mar 2015 : ISTANBUL - Yasar Kemal, who was one of Turkey's most celebrated writers, a traditional storyteller with a social conscience and an outspoken champion of the Kurdish cause, died on Saturday at the age of 92, state media reported.

  • UN envoy in Syria to seek Aleppo truce

    01 Mar 2015 : DAMASCUS - UN envoy Staffan De Mistura held talks in the Syrian capital on Saturday to try to finalise a deal to freeze fighting in the war-ravaged second city of Aleppo.

  • Green protests dog IOC in Rio

    01 Mar 2015 : RIO DE JANEIRO - Ecological protests on Saturday dogged the final day of an International Olympic Committee executive board meeting in Rio as green campaigners slated the choice of a nature reserve to hold the golf event neat year.

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