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Malaysia 'must intensify jet search' China urges Malaysia to "step up its efforts" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared on Saturday. Details Nato jets to monitor Ukraine border Nato announces it will deploy Awacs reconnaissance planes in Poland and Romania to monitor the crisis in Ukraine. Details El Salvador vote recount under way Electoral authorities in El Salvador order a recount of all votes in the unexpectedly close presidential election as both candidates claim victory. Details US Army sex crimes case in doubt A US army judge says the military may have improperly pressed ahead with the sex crimes trial of a US army general. Details Mt Gox wins US bankruptcy protection Mt Gox, the troubled Japanese bitcoin exchange, wins bankruptcy protection to temporarily halt US legal action alleging fraud. Details Israel attacks 'hypocrisy' over Iran Prime Minister Netanyahu shows his anger at the West as he unveils a shipment of weapons Israel says were being sent from Iran to Gaza. Details Detained US immigrants refuse food About 150 people are on the fourth day of a hunger strike at an immigration detention centre in the US state of Washington, officials say. Details Pistorius sick as post-mortem read Oscar Pistorius is physically sick during his murder trial as he hears evidence from a post-mortem examination on his girlfriend's body. Details Snowden warns of web's 'dark arts' US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden portrays a bleak future for the internet as he speaks via video link to the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas. Details US court ends 'boobies' bracelet ban The US Supreme Court rejects an appeal which sought to ban students in Pennsylvania from wearing controversial breast cancer awareness bracelets. Details World's largest banana firm created Irish fruit firm Fyffes and US rival Chiquita are to merge, creating the world's largest banana company. Details Elephants recognise human voices Elephants are able to work out ethnicity, gender and age from the sound of a human voice, according to a study. Details Genghis Khan 'lucky with weather' The rise of Genghis Khan and the huge Mongol Empire in the early 13th century may have been helped by good weather, scientists suggest. Details