Stormy weather on the trailing edge of Typhoon Matmo was the likely cause of a plane crash on a Taiwanese island that killed 48 people, the airline said today
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his outrage over rockets found in a UN-administered school in Gaza, calling for a full review of the incident which he said could turn schools into "potential military targets" and endanger lives of innocent children
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US Secretary of State John Kerry left Israel late on Wednesday after a day-long visit during which he tried to broke a ceasefire agreement to end the ongoing fighting between Israel and Hamas
The US has intensified its attack on Russian President Vladimir Putin, holding him responsible for the tragic downing of a Malaysian plane by a missile over a part of Ukraine controlled by Russia-backed separatists
The family of three Australian children killed on board Malaysua Airlines flight MH17 has described how they are living in a "hell beyond hell" as they struggle to deal with their loss.
Israel has apprehended 150 alleged Hamas members as it intensified its 17-day-old military campaign despite international calls for ceasefire and the toll in Gaza rising to 718
An Air Algerie plane has crashed into river Niger in Africa, according to Algerian media reports. 110 passengers and 6 crew members were on board the plane
Britain is still exporting arms and military equipment to Russia, according to a parliamentary report released today just hours after Prime Minister David Cameron rapped France for selling weapons to Moscow
Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai on Wednesday said that crashed Malaysia Airline flight MH17's black boxes would be handed over to the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) for forensic analysis
Senior US intelligence officials said Russia trained and equipped separatists responsible for the shooting down of MH17 with a surface-to-air missile over Ukraine, but noted that the rebels may have targeted the plane presuming it to be a Ukrainian military jet
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A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late on Wednesday killing 47 people
Netherlands observed a day of national mourning on Wednesday for the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine.
Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine today, bringing some consolation to grieving relatives who still must wait for positive identifications and answers about who caused the disaster.
As part of a probe into a new food scandal in China, five persons, including the quality manager of a company that allegedly supplied expired meat to global fast food chains like McDonald's, KFC and Starbucks, were detained today
At least four more people were killed Wednesday in Gaza, where 635 Palestinians and 29 Israelis have already been killed during Israel's two-week air, naval and ground offensive.
Malaysian Airlines today clarified the misunderstanding caused by a tweet from Flightradar24 on Malaysia Airlines' flight MH004 from Kuala Lumpur to London that flew over Syrian airspace on July 20 at 1:20 pm local time
Australia on Tuesday sent a C-17 military plane to the Netherlands to bring back the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which crashed in Ukraine last Thursday
A man was arrested in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon after he confessed to murdering his fiance's mother in a Facebook post, officials said