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  • Yemen: Rebels hold President 'captive' at his house January 21, 2015

    Two Yemeni presidential advisers say the Shiite rebels who are on a power grab campaign in the capital, Sanaa, are holding the president `captive' at his home, a day after seizing the presidential palace. The advisers say President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi "cannot leave his house" after the Houthi rebels removed...
  • Search teams unclear whether oil, objects found in sea linked to lost AirAsia flight QZ 8501 December 29, 2014

    Indonesia: An Indonesian helicopter searching for the missing AirAsia jetliner saw two oily spots in the water on Monday, and an Australian search plane spotted objects elsewhere in the Java Sea, but it was too early to know whether either was connected to the aircraft and its 162 passengers and...
  • Australian plane spots objects in sea in AirAsia QZ 8501 search area December 29, 2014

    Indonesia: An Indonesian official says objects have been spotted in the sea by a search plane hunting for the missing AirAsia jet. Jakarta's Air Force base commander Rear Marshal Dwi Putranto says he was informed on Monday that an Australian Orion aircraft had detected suspicious objects near Nangka island, about 100...
  • Indonesia says missing AirAsia plane could be at 'bottom of sea' December 29, 2014

    Jakarta: A missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people could be at the bottom of the sea after it was presumed to have crashed off the Indonesian coast, an official said on Monday, as countries around Asia sent ships and planes to help in the search effort. The Indonesia AirAsia plane, an...
  • First priority to look after families of missing AirAsia plane, says Airlines' Group CEO December 29, 2014

    AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes said that there was nothing more important to the airline than the crew's and passengers family members. "We will look after them," said Fernandes commenting on the missing AirAsia flight. ...
  • Massive aerial search operations underway to find the missing AirAsia flight December 29, 2014

    The search for the mysterious disappearance of the AirAsia flight carrying 162 people has now resumed. Massive aerial search operations are underway to find the plane. Rescue boats are also still at work. ...
  • AirAsia CEO flies down to Indonesia to brief family members of the missing December 29, 2014

    The missing AirAsia jet incident comes 10 months after another Malasian airline MH370 went missing. This is the fourth airline that has gone missing. This time Air Asia CEO directly flew to Indonesia and briefed family members on the latest updates. Lessons seem to have been learnt. ...
  • Live: Missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 likely 'at bottom of sea', says Indonesian rescue agency head December 29, 2014

    Search and rescue operations for the AirAsia plane that went missing on Sunday with 162 people on board, resumed on Monday morning. ...
  • Aerial search operations to find missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 with 162 people on board resumes December 29, 2014

    Jakarta: Search and rescue operation for the AirAsia plane that went missing on Sunday with 162 people on board resumed on Monday morning, rescuer said. "Some plane and helicopters have moved to the waters where the jetliner was believed to have lost since 05.30 am," Ahmad Toha, official in charge at...
  • AirAsia flight QZ 8501 with 162 people on board goes missing December 28, 2014

    An AirAsia flight from Indonesia's Surabaya airport to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday, a Transport Ministry official said. The Airbus 320-200 had 155 passengers and seven crew members on board. Transport Ministry official Hadi Mustofa said the aircraft, flight number QZ 8501, lost contact with the...
  • Live: Search operations for missing AirAsia jet suspended for night December 28, 2014

    An AirAsia flight from Indonesia's Surabaya airport to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday, a Transport Ministry official said. The Airbus 320-200 had 155 passengers and seven crew members on board. Transport Ministry official Hadi Mustofa said the aircraft, flight number QZ 8501, lost contact with the...
  • AirAsia flight QZ 8501 from Indonesia to Singapore goes missing with 162 persons on board December 28, 2014

    New Delhi: An AirAsia flight from Indonesia's Surabaya airport to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday, a Transport Ministry official said. The Airbus 320-200 had 155 passengers and seven crew members on board. Transport Ministry official Hadi Mustofa said the aircraft, flight number QZ 8501, lost contact...
  • AFC Cup: East Bengal's final hopes dashed after 03 defeat October 22, 2013

    Kolkata: East Bengal's hopes of scripting history by becoming the first Indian football club to enter the AFC Cup final were dashed by a far more superior Kuwait Sports Club who won the second leg semifinal 30 on Tuesday. The scorers for Kuwait SC were Rogerio Coutinho (42nd minute), Hadi Khamees...
  • Al Qaeda attack kills 12 Yemeni air force cadets August 25, 2013

    Al Qaeda affiliates on Sunday launched a bomb attack on a bus near the air force base in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, killing 12 air force cadets, officials and witnesses said. "A bus carrying 24 air force cadets was blown up on a main road while heading toward the air force...
  • Hezbollah steps up Syria battle, Israel threatens strikes May 20, 2013

    Amman: Lebanese Hezbollah militants attacked a Syrian rebelheld town alongside Syrian troops on Sunday and Israel threatened more attacks on Syria to rein the militia in, highlighting the risks of a wider regional conflict if planned peace talks fail. Activists said it was the fiercest fighting in Syria's two yearold civil...
  • 'Core of al Qaeda degraded in South Asia' December 20, 2012

    Washington: The core of al Qaeda has seriously degraded in South Asia, a top American counterterrorism official has said, noting that the US has removed 20 of its top 30 leaders. "In South Asia, al Qaeda's core has been seriously degraded. Without a doubt, Osama bin Laden's departure from the scene...
  • Al Qaeda linked suicide bomber kills 90 in Yemen May 22, 2012

    Sanaa: A suicide bomber in army uniform killed more than 90 soldiers in the heart of the Yemeni capital on Monday and an al Qaeda affiliate threatened more strikes if a USbacked campaign against militants in the frontline state did not stop. The attack, which also wounded more than 200 people,...
  • AlQaeda surprise attack kills 20 Yemeni soldiers May 7, 2012

    Sanaa/ Yemen: AlQaeda militants staged a surprise attack on Monday on a Yemeni army base in the south, killing 20 soldiers and capturing 25 just hours after a US drone strike killed a senior figure in the terror network wanted in connection with the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole...
  • Yemen votes, seals Saleh's exit February 21, 2012

    Aden: Yemen sealed President Ali Abdullah Saleh's exit from power on Tuesday by electing his deputy to shepherd the country away from the brink of civil war. Vice President AbdRabbu Mansour Hadi, the sole, consensus candidate, billed the vote as a way to move on after months of protests against...
  • Yemen's Saleh leaves for US, opponents protest January 23, 2012

    Sanaa: Outgoing president Ali Abdullah Saleh apologised for "any shortcoming" in his 33year rule before leaving Yemen for the United States on Sunday, paving the way for a transfer of power after a year of unrest. "God willing, I will leave for (medical) treatment in the United States and I will...
  • Ban welcomes transition of power in Yemen November 24, 2011

    United Nations: UN chief Ban Kimoon has welcomed the transition of power in Yemen, saying all sides should now honour their commitments to immediately bring to an end all violence and refrain from further provocations. The political settlement agreement, signed by President Ali Abdullah Saleh, was an "important step for the...
  • Rajasthan top cop exhibits gender bias, faces flak May 21, 2009

    Jaipur: Gender bias in the Rajasthan police has been exposed by the action of none other than one of their own senior officers. He said women are weaker than men and cannot be part of the Rajasthan Armed Police. The statement has kicked up quite a row in the state. Incidentally,...