02 Aug 2015
Istnabul: The Turkish army said two of its soldiers were killed and 31 wounded in an attack overnight by the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), as violence escalated following Ankara's air bombardment of Kurdish militants in northern Iraq.
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.
24 Jul 2015
Erbil(Iraq): A US air strike in Afghanistan has killed a high-ranking al Qaeda operational commander, the US military said on Friday. The US military named the target of the strike as Abu Khalil al-Sudani, saying he was killed in a July 11 strike in the Bermal district of Afghanistan's Paktika province.
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.
20 Jul 2015
Pul-e Alam (Afghanistan): At least 14 Afghan soldiers were killed in a US air strike on an army checkpoint in a Taliban-infested province south of Kabul today, officials said. "At 6.00 am this morning, two US helicopters attacked a checkpoint in Baraki Barak district of Logar province," District Governor Mohammad Rahim Amin told reporters.
23 Jul 2015
Athens: Greek Parliament today passed legislation on a second batch of reforms needed to help unlock a huge international bailout for the country's stricken economy.
22 Jul 2015
Washington: Top officials of US and Pakistan have stressed on achieving peace and stability in South-Asia and its economic development through enhanced cooperation.
30 Jun 2015
Baghdad: A prominent Islamic State (IS) leader was killed in air strikes launched by US-led international coalition west of the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.