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EgyptAir plane from Paris to Cairo crashes; terror motive suspected

An EgyptAir plane en route from Paris to Cairo carrying 66 people crashed into the Mediterranean sea off the Greek island of Crete on Thursday with Egypt saying it was more likely caused by a......

MH370 search: New debris found on Reunion Island

People walk on the beach where a large piece of plane debris was found on Wednesday in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion. Photograph: Jacky Naegelen/Reuters More......

Mamma meow! This mysterious island has more cats than people

An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one.......

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years in prison

The captain of the cruise ship Costa Concordia which sank off the Italian island of Gigilo in 2012 killing 32 people has been sentenced to 16 years in jail for manslaughter. The cruise ship Costa......

Hopes drown with South Korean ferry for hundreds

A multi-storey ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast  on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people......

Mauritius in talks to review India tax treaty

Mauritius is in talks to review a tax treaty that has made this island of just 1.3 million people the biggest single source of foreign direct investment in India, a nation of 1.3 billion people,......

Widening gap betwen Indonesia's rich and poor

Indonesia is an archipelago comprising about 17,508 islands. It has 33 provinces with over 238 million people, and is the world's fourth most populous country. Although the country is richly......

Gadkari's next big plan: To create a city like Davos in India

A city like Davos in India would give a big boost to tourism, development, jobs and overall economy. As over 3,000 leaders from across the world huddle for their annual talkfest in this......

Despite new treaty, Mauritius hopes to remain top FDI source

In May, India and Mauritius signed a protocol to introduce in-principle taxation of capital gains in India in a phased manner. Even as negotiations are underway, Mauritius is hopeful of remaining......

Achhe din is here! India 39th most competitive economy in the world

On the index, India has a score of 4.52 while that of Switzerland is 5.81 India has climbed 16 places to the 39th rank on the Global Competitiveness Index prepared by the World Economic Forum as......

'Karan Johar said he was blown away by our performance'

'We have been getting e-mails for assignments and events. People from random islands, like Seychelles, called us to perform for India's independence day. It's crazy to see how the internet affects......

302 films in 365 days!

Aseem Chhabra tell us how he watched 302 films in 365 days on airplanes, on Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, Google, Hulu, DVDs and even on YouTube. As a journalist I often write about films. I see many,......

'I won this at the 'last ever' Golden Globes'

'Once, when I was standing around on the set one day, whining about something -- you know we were gonna work through supper or the long hours or whatever, Tommy Lee Jones said to me, 'Isn't it such......

The BEST Moments in Hindi Films in 2016

Aseem Chhabra lists the elements that he loved and was pleasantly surprised by in the movies. As the year closes, critics and film writers come up with their favourite lists -- the top 10 best and......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

Squash queen Dipika to donate Rs 2 lakh to Chennai flood relief fund

‘It really pained me to see people suffering with the whole city becoming an island’ IMAGE: India's Dipika Pallikal. Photograph: Facebook India's top squash player and Chennai......

Bahrain steps up arrests ahead of Sunday's F1 race

Bahrain has arrested several people accused of stealing and burning cars amid heightened security in the island kingdom before Sunday's Formula One race, which the opposition sees as a chance to......

Grenada declares holiday for 1st Olympic medal

The island of Grenada has erupted in celebration over the small Caribbean nation's first-ever Olympic medal. People danced, cheered and waved flags in the streets Monday after Kirani James won the......

First Pakistan Test still on after New Zealand earthquake

IMAGE: Pakistan cricket team celebrates their win . Photograph: Paul Childs Livepic/ Files/Reuters. The first Test between New Zealand and Pakistan is scheduled to go head this week after......

Plea talks under way in FIFA bribery case as US trial date set

IMAGE: FIFA logo outside their headquarters in Zurich. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images Several defendants charged in a wide-ranging corruption case involving soccer's global governing......
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Five dead as plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre

A light aircraft exploded today in a "massive fireball" with police saying none of the five people aboard survived as it smashed into a shopping... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/five-dead-as-plane-crashes-into-melbourne-shopping-centre-117022100103_1.html
5 dead after plane crashes into shopping mall in Melbourne

A charter plane has crashed into a shopping centre next to Melbourne's Essendon Airport.Five people were on board the Beechcraft charter plane to... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2017/feb/21/5-dead-after-plane-crashes-into-shopping-mall-in-melbourne/cdc7c931d3b09f531e417785c5bc3181
Pirates kill Vietnamese sailor, kidnap six others

Pirates have attacked a Vietnamese-flagged cargo ship off the southern Philippines, killing one seaman and abducting at least six others in a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/pirates-kill-vietnamese-sailor-kidnap-six-others-117022000677_1.html
Wonderous show of lights and fireworks

Celebrated on the first full-moon night of the Lunar Year, the Lantern Festival is regarded as one of Taiwan's biggest festivals. Much like the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/taiwan-lantern-festival-wonderous-show-of-lights-and-fireworks-117021800400_1.html
When a seat at the White House table becomes meaningless

'Having a voice at the table means the other side has to show up to listen. It became clear that wouldn't happen,' says actor Maulik Pancholy, one... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/when-a-seat-at-the-white-house-table-becomes-meaningless/20170218.htm

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