24 May 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Mass graves and suspected human trafficking detention camps have been discovered by Malaysian police in towns and villages bordering Thailand, the country's home minister said on Sunday.
18 May 2015
Washington: Samsung and Samsonite have joined hands to come up with satellite-tracked suitcases. The new generation "smart luggage" relays location to owners' smartphones and will use GPS to track their location, alerting travelers when their luggage is unloaded from an aircraft or about to appear on the carousel.
17 May 2015
New Delhi: Days after the government auditor questioned the delay in producting the indegenous Tejas light combat aircraft (LCA), a defence ministry official said the first squadron of 18 aircraft will be delivered by 2017-18 - a good 17 years after it first took to the skies.
08 May 2015
Islamabad: Envoys of the Philippines and Norway and the wives of the Malaysian and Indonesian ambassadors were among seven persons killed when a Pakistani military helicopter on Friday crashed in the PoK as the Taliban claimed responsibility for the downing of the chopper and said premier Nawaz Sharif was their target.
25 Apr 2015
New Delhi: As many as four aircraft including a C-130 plane carrying three tonnes of relief supplies and a 40-member rescue team were on Saturday pressed into service to assist Nepal after it suffered a devastating earthquake in which hundreds of people have been killed.
05 May 2015
New Delhi: More than three decades after the project was initiated, Army on Tuesday inducted the indigenously- developed supersonic surface-to-air missile Akash, capable of targeting enemy helicopters, aircraft and UAVs from a range of 25 kms.
27 Apr 2015
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian shuttler Lee Chong Wei was handed a backdated eight-month ban for doping by the Badminton World Federation on Monday, keeping alive the former world number one's dream of winning gold at the Rio Olympics next year.
21 Apr 2014
Perth: A robotic mini-submarine deployed to unprecedented depths of the Indian Ocean to hunt for the crashed Malaysian jet has searched nearly two-thirds of the focused area with no sign of any wreckage, as a tropical cyclone on Monday threatened to hamper operations.
15 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Not ruling out a hijack, Malaysia on Saturday said the movement of the missing flight MH370 with 239 people on board was ‘consistent with deliberate action by someone on plane’.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: SpiceJet will wet lease three Boeing 737 aircraft from Czechoslovakian company TVS this month as the budget carrier operates more flights to meet the passenger rush in the summer.