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{{Newsitem|Deep freeze in Eastern Europe|3 February 2012|[[Eastern Europe]] has been experiencing extremely cold winter weather during the last days. Over hundred, chiefly homeless persons, have died in [[Ukraine]] when the temperature has dropped to -35°C (-31°F). The cold weather together with heavy snowfall is affecting major parts of Eastern Europe all the way down to [[Bulgaria]]. Temperatures are also low in other parts of Europe - for instance in [[UK]] the temperature has fallen to -11°C (12F), [[Italy]] has experienced the coldest week in 27 years and in [[Finland]] heavy snowfall has messed up all modes of traffic in the [[Helsinki|capital region]]. [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-16868194] [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-16860872] [http://www.hs.fi/english/article/Massive+delays+in+Helsinki+public+transport+as+accidents+caused+by+snow+and+ice+compound+the+chilly+conditions+/1135270321801]}}
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{{Newsitem|Hungarian national airline Malev closes down|3 February 2012|Due to financial problems the national carrier of [[Hungary]], Malev, has closed down its operations. Malev has racked up a debt of equal to the revenue of a whole year and after it was ordered to pay back various subsidizes Malev is unable to continue its business. There are no more departures after 5 AM (GMT).  [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-16866872]}}
  
 
{{newsitem|Kingfisher Airlines cancels over 80 flights in the last three days|10 Nov 2011|Kingfisher Airlines continues to cancel flights as rumours swirl around the cash-strapped airline.  The Indian Directorate General of Civil Aviation has sent a show-cause notice to the airline, and Kingfisher insists the aircraft were withdrawn at short notice to allow reconfiguration of business class seating}}
 
{{newsitem|Kingfisher Airlines cancels over 80 flights in the last three days|10 Nov 2011|Kingfisher Airlines continues to cancel flights as rumours swirl around the cash-strapped airline.  The Indian Directorate General of Civil Aviation has sent a show-cause notice to the airline, and Kingfisher insists the aircraft were withdrawn at short notice to allow reconfiguration of business class seating}}
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{{newsitem|Floods hit Thailand|17 September 2011|Flash floods have caused casualties and major disruptions in Thailand's central, northern and northeastern regions. A total of 102 people were confirmed dead with two persons missing. The floods affect popular tourist areas, including the provinces of Ayutthaya, Nonthaburi, Lopburi, Khon Kaen, Sukhothai, Phitsanulok, Ubon Ratchathani, and others. [http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/257036/flood-death-toll-rises-to-102]}}
 
{{newsitem|Floods hit Thailand|17 September 2011|Flash floods have caused casualties and major disruptions in Thailand's central, northern and northeastern regions. A total of 102 people were confirmed dead with two persons missing. The floods affect popular tourist areas, including the provinces of Ayutthaya, Nonthaburi, Lopburi, Khon Kaen, Sukhothai, Phitsanulok, Ubon Ratchathani, and others. [http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/257036/flood-death-toll-rises-to-102]}}
  
 
{{newsitem|South Sudan is World's Newest Nation|9 July 2011|Today the nation of [[South Sudan]] gains independence from [[Sudan]], which is also the first nation to officially recognize South Sudan. There is a lot of hope that this will help ease tensions in the area and Sudan has offered to help the new nation, which gains its independence as one of the poorest, least-developed and least-educated nations in the world. Travelers wishing to visit the new nation should be cautious and patient as the nation is not well-established, including visa application procressing. [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-14089843]}}
 
  
 
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