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AirAsia co-pilot ‘was flying plane’

The co-pilot of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, French national Remi Plesel, was controlling the plane before it crashed, say Indonesian investigators,reports BBC.  Authorities said this information came from the flight data recorder, which was retrieved along with the cockpit voice recorder ...

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New York shuts down for blizzard

New York City and other areas in the north-east US have shut down, with forecasters warning residents to expect “crippling” amounts of snow,reports BBC. Forecasters say Winter Storm Juno could dump up to 76cm (30ins) in some parts of New ...

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Obama attends India’s Republic Day

US President Barack Obama has attended India’s Republic Day parade in Delhi, the first US head of state to do so,reports BBC. Mr Obama was chief guest at the annual military parade. He arrived on Sunday for a three-day visit ...

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India and US ‘starting new journey’

Leaders announce fresh defence and trade initiatives Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told visiting US President Barack Obama that the two nations are starting a “new journey” of co-operation, reports BBC. Mr Obama said that the nations had declared ...

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