01 Sep 2015
London: High spirits of passengers on board a Turkey-bound plane from London soon ran out of fizz when the aircraft had to make an emergency landing in Italy after being damaged by a popping champagne cork.
18 Aug 2015
Jakarta: All the bodies of the 54 people aboard an ATR42-300 of Trigana Air Service that crashed have been found, an official said.
17 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Did Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose die of third-degree burns on August 18, 1945, after his plane crashed in Formosa (now Taiwan) or did he survive and escape to Siberia? Or was the "'crash"'a mere hoax to help him flee to safety? The questions have been haunting, agitating and engaging Indians, in particular Bengalis, for 70 years, but the mystery endures even today.
27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The recent stock market crash is an 'aberration' and markets will correct based on upcoming macro numbers -- GDP and CPI inflation -- which are likely to be positive, SBI Research said in a note today.
30 Jul 2015
United Nations: Malaysia has sent a team to verify whether a mysterious piece of plane debris washed up on a French island in the Indian Ocean belonged to the ill-fated MH370 that disappeared without a trace March last year with 239 people on board.
07 Aug 2015
Kuala Lumpur/Beijing: Angry relatives of Chinese passengers aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane missing for more than a year clashed with police in Beijing today as French officials extended the search for debris on remote Indian Ocean island beaches.
12 Aug 2015
Tokyo: A US military helicopter crashed into the sea off Japan's Okinawa island today and two crew members are missing, reports and local officials said. Japan's coastguard confirmed that it was rushing to the crash site but did not provide further details.
05 Aug 2015
Sydney: Australia is likely to make official comment on flight MH370 this week whether a washed-up plane part is from missing aircraft, while reiterating it will continue hunting for the main debris field in the southern Indian Ocean.
24 Aug 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Police said yesterday they had found 24 human skeletons all believed to be victims of trafficking in newly discovered graves along the Thai border in the Northern Malaysian state of Perlis.
24 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Attributing the stock market crash to global turbulence, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government and RBI were watching the situation and hoped that things will stabilise once the transient impact is over.