22 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur: China has reported the sighting of a large object in the southern Indian Ocean which could be related to the missing jetliner, Malaysia said on Saturday, as the desperate search for the plane entered its third week.
21 Mar 2014
Melbourne: Australian military jets on Friday resumed their search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian Ocean, nearly 2,500-kilometre southwest of Perth.
26 Sep 2016
Sriharikota: Indian space agency ISRO on Monday, for the first time, used its own multiple burn technology while launching eight satellites - five foreign and three domestic - in different orbits, said a senior official. Multiple burn technology is the switching off and switching on of a rocket's engine in space.
07 Sep 2016
Hyderabad: A major Indian Ocean-wide tsunami mock drill involving India and 23 other Indian Ocean countries began on Wednesday to test warning and detection systems.
05 Dec 2015
Hong Kong: A powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck in the southern Indian Ocean, but there was a low likelihood of casualties and damage, US seismologists said.
07 Jul 2016
Maputo (Mozambique): Against the backdrop of spurt in terror attacks in various countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said terrorism is the "gravest threat" to the world and spoke about bolstering security and defence ties between India and Mozambique, which are connected by the Indian Ocean.
10 Jun 2016
Wellington: New Zealand today named Indian-born opening batsman Jeet Raval in the squad for the upcoming four-Test tour of Zimbabwe and South Africa.
12 Mar 2015
Port Louis: As China tries to gain a foothold in the Indian Ocean region, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India recognised that there are other nations around the world, with strong interests and stakes in the region.
02 Aug 2015
Kuala Lamour/Paris: Malaysia said on Sunday that airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been identified as being from a Boeing 777, the same model as a Malaysian Airlines plane which vanished last year.
31 Jul 2015
Saint-denis: Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for missing Flight MH370.