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Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: First Malaysian victim identified

Elaine Teoh and her Dutch boyfriend Mahler were bound for Kuala Lumpur after a holiday in Europe when Flight MH17 was downed.

Three weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down with 298 people on board, the first Malaysian victim may have been identified, sources said.

Posted: August 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

MH17 victims remembered at Amsterdam Gay Pride

Members of the Aids Fonds organisation pay tribute to the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 at the start of the Canal Parade of Gay Pride in Amsterdam on August 2, 2014. The plane with 298 people on board came down on July 17 in an area of east Ukraine where pro-Russian separatists are battling government forces. AFP PHOTO/ANP/BAS CZERWINSKI

Two boats carrying white-clad colleagues of AIDS campaigners killed in the MH17 crash in Ukraine marked a somber start to the traditionally flamboyant Amsterdam Gay Pride parade on Saturday.

Posted: August 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

More remains recovered from MH17 crash site

Malaysia Ukraine Plane

International experts have recovered more human remains from the flight MH17 crash site in war-torn Ukraine after resuming work on Friday, the Dutch government said.

Posted: August 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Thousands of white-clad Amsterdammers march for MH17

People wearing white clothes hold balloons during a silent march in memory of the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, on July 23, 2014 in Amsterdam. The first bodies from flight MH17 arrived in the Netherlands on Wednesday almost a week after it was shot down over Ukraine.  AFP PHOTO/JOHN THYS

Thousands of people in Amsterdam dressed in white marched solemnly along the city’s canals on Wednesday in memory of the 298 people who died aboard flight MH17, most of them Dutch.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Top AIDS official says six colleagues on Malaysia plane, not 100

Samatha Gvanbery, left, with Kelli Dillon sign the memorial in Los Angeles on Friday, July 18, 2014 for former president of the International AIDS Society Dr. Joep Lange. The prominent researcher and others were headed to an AIDS conference in Australia when their Malaysia Airlines flight went down in the Ukraine. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

International AIDS Society president Francoise Barre-Sinoussi on Saturday said six colleagues heading for a global conference in Melbourne were on a Malaysian plane that crashed over Ukraine, not 100 as reports suggested.

Posted: July 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »