02 Jul 2015
Medan (Indonesia): The Indonesian military plane that crashed into a residential neighbourhood and killed 142 people likely suffered an engine failure, the Indonesian Air Force said today, but denied the aircraft was overloaded after claims civilians had paid to get on board.
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.
30 Jun 2015
Medan(Indonesia): At least 49 people were reported dead after a military transport plane crashed into a residential area shortly after take-off in northern Indonesia on Tuesday, but the toll looked set to rise after it emerged that more than 100 people had been on board.
01 Jul 2015
Medan (Indonesia): The death toll in the crash of an Indonesian air force plane packed with military personnel and their families rose to 142 today, as witnesses described people fleeing the disaster zone covered in blood with their clothes alight.
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.
29 Jun 2015
Miami: An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded minutes after lift-off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, following what was meant to be a routine cargo mission to the International Space Station.
23 Jun 2015
United Nations: Within hours after terrorist suicide bombers attacked Afghanistan's Parliament on Monday, India asked the international community to reconsider pulling troops from there because of the worsening security situation.
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.