21 Oct 2014
Moscow : Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive officer (CEO) of French oil giant Total, was killed in a plane accident on Tuesday,an official said.
20 Oct 2014
JAKARTA : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Indonesia for Joko Widodo's presidential inauguration on Monday, seeking more help from Southeast Asian leaders in the U.S.-led effort against Islamic State in the Middle East.
18 Oct 2014
Los Angeles: After spending about 22 months orbiting the Earth on a secret mission, a US Air Force X-37B unmanned, reusable space plane has finally returned.
17 Oct 2014
Manesar: In the backdrop of recovery of a dummy grenade in an Air India plane, the NSG said it will "revise" its operating procedures for counter-hijack exercises in stationary aircraft and will use a separate "cleaning" team with commandos tasked for the drill exercises.
09 Oct 2014
Sydney: Australian scientists have found what could be the world's oldest figurative art in a cave in Indonesia, a report released on Thursday said.
13 Oct 2014
Geneva: Terming terrorism as the "biggest threat" to democracy, according to a TV channel a Trinamool MP said it was the worst sufferer of the scourge and the ongoing Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly here should highlight the challenges posed by it.
14 Oct 2014
Pune: A Sukhoi 30 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed at village Theoor near Pune on Tuesday eveing, police said.
19 Sep 2014
Incheon: The Executive Board of the Olympic Council of Asia on Friday decided that Indonesian capital Jakarta will host the 18th Asian Games in 2018.
04 Oct 2014
Vizianagaram: In a security scare, a dummy stun-grenade was on Saturday found on board an Air India jumbo plane as it landed at Jeddah in the wee hours, which the airline attempted to downplay but was rebuffed by Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju who called it a "failure".
04 Oct 2014
Mumbai: A suspected explosive device onboard a stand-by Air India VVIP aircraft has turned out to be a plastic wrapper, an airline official said in New Delhi on Saturday.