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China's Olympic Stadium lit up for NYE celebrations

Beijing's Olympic Stadium was transformed into a giant countdown clock for this evening's New Year's Eve celebrations.

Meanwhile in Shanghai, a laser show illuminated the sky above the financial district and costumed performers danced in the city's Bund waterfront area.

MH370 families call for 'no strings attached' return

The families of the missing Flight MH370 passengers have held a press conference calling for the return of their relatives "no strings attached".

The Flight MH370 families hold up banners calling for the return of their relatives. Credit: APTN
The relatives of the missing Malaysian Airlines jet passengers speak at a press conference. Credit: APTN
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