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MH370: Possible of black box?
While earlier reports said a latitude of 15 degrees south and a longitude of 101 degrees east, now news agencies are stating the pulse is possibly located at a latitude of 25 degrees south and a longitude of 101 degrees east. This will mean the pulse is being ‘sensed’ at a location which is a little bit further towards the south of the Indian Ocean.
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MH370: Malaysian Youth Building Search, rescue Robot
Kuala Lumpur, 31st March 2014 — The MH370 tragedy has inspired Malaysian youths to build new technologies that might help in future large-scale search operations, some building 16 different autonomous robots for search and rescue missions.
Russian government meet in Crimea
“That’s what people expect from us – to create conditions for a peaceful and dignified life, confidence in the future, a feeling that they are part of a strong country – and we need you to justify these expectations.” Medvedev said.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said it was unusual for the Russian government to meet outside Moscow but ‘today is a case where I felt it necessary to come here in the Crimea, taking into account that part of our country.’ Continue reading
Indonesia: Its PDI-P versus Golkar
The Partai Demokrasi Indonesia Perjuangan (PDIP), of which Jokowi is a member, could see an increase in its votes and elected candidates in the upcoming April 9 legislative elections.
Throughout Indonesia, the talk is about the formidable rise of Joko Widodo, popularly known as Jokowi, the man predicted to be the next President of Indonesia.
Jakarta Governor, and presidential hopeful, Jokowi gave a tit-for-tat response to outgoing president Bambang Susilo Yudhoyono, who visited Jokowi’s home town Surakarta in a bid to garner support for his Democratic Party (DP). Continue reading
Kritikan sosial dalam filem P Ramlee: Zairil Johari
Sebaliknya, P Ramlee tidak begitu baik hati dengan watak yang mewakili golongan kaya dan berkuasa, khususnya apabila mereka menindas si miskin.
Komedi adalah salah satu tema besar, jika tidak yang paling utama, dalam karya Seniman Agung P Ramlee. Daripada Bujang Lapok (1957) sehinggalah filem terakhirnya, Laksamana Do Re Mi (1972), ramai dalam kalangan kita masih boleh ketawa pada adegan lucu yang sama, meskipun sudah berulang-kali menontonnya. Continue reading
#MH370: How far can jets glide without fuel?
MH370 could have landed even further from search areas, had it glided for at least a 100 miles more after burning up all its fuel.
Planes without engines can still glide for a really long time. This is the result of a search made on the Internet that landed us in the website of Captain Lim, and in that of http://www.usatoday.com which both contains information about planes gliding without engine power.
Below a video of the British Airways flight 9 that had all its engines stalled due to volcano ash: