26 Jul 2014
Kuala Lumpur: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said that it will ‘leave nothing unturned’ to boost global aviation safety after a black week for the industry that has claimed over 460 lives in three separate crashes.
04 Jun 2014
Doha: Safety in global aviation remains high, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said, as it seeks to improve in-flight tracking after the disappearance of a Malaysian passenger jet in March.
02 Jun 2014
Doha (Qatar): Continuous tracking of aircraft following the mysterious disappearance of MH370, carbon-neutral air travel and financial stress hitting the airline industry would be the focus of debate among global aviation chiefs at the IATA meet starting in Doha on Monday.
27 Sep 2014
United Nations: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked the world leaders to adopt an International Yoga Day, saying that by changing lifestyle and creating consciousness, it can help us deal with climate change.
04 Oct 2013
London: British citizens enjoy the widest range of visa-free travel in the world, being able to visit 173 countries with just a passport, while Indians get visa-free or visa-on-arrival access in 52 countries.
25 Sep 2014
Washington: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, a conservative American think tank has called on the Obama Administration to not let the international crisis such as in Iraq and Syria overshadow US-India ties.
23 Sep 2014
Damascus: At least seven fighters of the Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front and eight civilians were killed on Tuesday in the US-led air strikes against the positions of the extremist groups in the countryside of the northwestern province of Idlib in Syria, according to the oppositional Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
27 Sep 2014
Kathmandu: United States has announced a grant assistance of USD 402 million to Nepal to strengthen its democratic institutions.
16 Sep 2014
Strasbourg: The European Parliament (EP), during a plenary session in Strasbourg on Tuesday, ratified an association agreement signed on June 27 between the European Union (EU) and Ukraine.
27 Sep 2014
United Nations: Strongly pitching for the much needed reforms in the United Nations Security Council, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked the international community for changes in the 15-member powerful body by next year; when the UN celebrates its 70th anniversary.