09 Feb 2016
Ottawa: Canada will end air strikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria and bring home its six fighter jets on February 22, the government announced, going against public opinion.
06 Feb 2016
Los Angeles: Two small planes collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor.
05 Feb 2016
Amsterdam: NATO head Jens Stoltenberg said today that Russia's air strikes in Syria targeting rebel forces are "undermining" efforts to find a non-military solution to the war.
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.
28 Jan 2016
Berlin: India has climbed nine points to rank 76th in this year's global corruption index launched here yesterday topped by Denmark, with watchdog Transparency International calling graft a global 'blight'.
02 Feb 2016
Geneva: The recent cluster of microcephaly cases and other neurologic disorders reported in Brazil constituted a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said yesterday.
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.
28 Jan 2016
Toronto: Inderjit Singh Reyat, the lone person convicted for the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing that killed all 329 people on board, was yesterday released from prison in Canada after serving two decades behind bars.