27 Nov 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Thursday bolstered a law protecting the sanctity of Islam and the country's traditional rulers, the sultans, in an about-turn to scrap a law banning criticism of the government.
26 Nov 2014
Moscow: Siberian air passengers had to get out and push their plane in temperatures of minus 52 degrees Celsius after its chassis froze, Russian prosecutors said on Wednesday.
26 Nov 2014
Melbourne: Authorities have so far failed to produce a breakthrough in locating any wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 even after 263 days of scouring the remote southern Indian Ocean.
26 Nov 2014
Bhuj: A Heron Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force, used for surveillance, crashed on Wednesday on the outskirts of a village near Bhuj town in Gujarat's Kutch district.
18 Jul 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama on Friday said US believes that a Malaysian jetliner was shot down by surface-to-air missiles from an area inside Ukraine that is controlled by Russia-backed separatists and sought a credible international probe into the global tragedy that claimed 298 lives.
12 Nov 2014
Sydney: Russia has rejected Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's allegation that it had a role in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, media reported on Wednesday.
05 Nov 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia will be made a member of the Dutch-led team which is investigating the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine, the Prime Ministers of Malaysia and the Netherlands announced on Wednesday.
22 Nov 2014
Paris: Europe's first-ever "space plane" will be launched on February 11 next year, rocket firm Arianespace said on Friday after a three-month delay to fine-tune the mission flight plan. The unmanned, car-sized vessel will be sent into low orbit by Europe's Vega light rocket, on a 100-minute fact-finding flight to inform plans to build a shuttle-like, reusable space vehicle.
10 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur: The mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Malaysian plane with 239 people aboard deepened on Monday with multinational search teams still unable to find the debris from the missing aircraft after over two days.
09 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur/Beijing: A massive multinational search and rescue operation continued for the second day on Sunday to locate a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, as authorities feared the worst for the aircraft carrying 239 people and did not rule out the possibility of a terror link.