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Jet Airways grounds pilots after 'cockpit fight'

Jet Airways grounds pilots after 'cockpit fight'

Jet Airways grounds pilots after ‘cockpit fight’ 4 January 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption The flight was carrying 324 guests, including two infants. Jet Airways has grounded two pilots following reports of a fight inside the cockpit of a flight...
Seaplane hoisted from river after fatal crash

Seaplane hoisted from river after fatal crash

The seaplane which crashed killing five Britons in Australia on New Year’s Eve is being hoisted from the river where it sank. Police divers and a barge equipped with a small crane arrived at the scene early on Thursday morning local time to begin lifting the...
Possible terror link after fatal Ireland stabbing

Possible terror link after fatal Ireland stabbing

A Japanese man has been stabbed to death in a series of attacks in Dundalk, in the Republic of Ireland. Two Irish men were also injured in linked attacks in the town, which is in County Louth, just south of the border with Northern Ireland. An 18-year-old Egyptian man...
Mystery after snake eggs found in school sandpit

Mystery after snake eggs found in school sandpit

Wildlife experts have been left mystified after children discovered nests of suspected snake eggs in their school sandpit. Volunteers from animal rescue group FAWNA dug up 43 eggs spread across seven nests following the discovery at the school in the Australian...

30 killed after bus plunges off Peru cliff

At least 30 people have been killed after a bus plunged 100ft on to a beach from a cliff in Peru. The vehicle, which was travelling on a coastal highway about 25 miles north of the capital Lima, flew off the road after being hit by a tractor-trailer rig, officials...

Baby delivered after mother shot dead

Doctors have safely delivered the baby of a pregnant woman who was killed in a shooting in Ohio. The child, a boy, is now struggling to survive in hospital after being delivered at 35 weeks. His mother has been named by Columbus police as 21-year-old Marlazia...
Home And Away actress' sister dies after crash

Home And Away actress' sister dies after crash

The sister of Home And Away actress Jessica Falkholt has died, three days after a car crash that killed both their parents. Annabelle Falkholt, 21, had been airlifted to hospital after their car was hit by another vehicle on Boxing Day as they headed home from a...
Police shoot man dead after hoax 'swatting' call

Police shoot man dead after hoax 'swatting' call

Police have reportedly made an arrest after a hoax emergency call led to an unarmed man being shot dead in a so-called “swatting” incident. Los Angeles Police detained 25-year-old Tyler Barriss, according to NBC News, after officers more than 1,300 miles...
Snow emergency in US town after huge storm

Snow emergency in US town after huge storm

27 December 2017 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDog plays in US snow A heavy storm has brought a record amount of snow to the US city of Erie on Christmas Day, forcing officials to declare a state of emergency. A total of 34in (86cm) of snow...
Peru's Alberto Fujimori speaks after divisive pardon

Peru's Alberto Fujimori speaks after divisive pardon

Peru’s Alberto Fujimori speaks after divisive pardon 26 December 2017 Image copyright Facebook Image caption The video shows Alberto Fujimori in a hospital bed Peru’s former leader, Alberto Fujimori, has thanked President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for granting...

Two men die after SUV swept away in river

Two men have died after their SUV was swept away in a river on Christmas Day after a night out with friends. A 19-year-old survivor, who was also in the vehicle when it entered the Carrowniskey River in County Mayo, Ireland, managed to escape and reach dry land before...

Four dead after bus ploughs into Moscow subway

By Aubrey Allegretti, News Reporter Four people have been killed and 15 injured after a bus ploughed into a Moscow underpass. Police in Russia said both passengers and passers-by were among the dead. Videos of the incident show the bus swerving off-road at speed and...

20 dead after Xmas mass bus crash in Philippines

Twenty pilgrims have died after their bus was involved in a head-on collision while travelling to Christmas Day mass in the Philippines. Local media are reporting a seven month old baby is among those who have died. Those who have died are believed to be part of the...
More than 30 dead after bus veers off bridge

More than 30 dead after bus veers off bridge

More than 30 people have died after a bus veered off a bridge and into a river in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Another 10 passengers were injured in the crash, which happened at about 6am local time in Sawai Madhopur district, 235 miles south of New Delhi. Rescuers...

Three dead after ferry carrying 251 capsizes

Three people have been killed after a ferry carrying 251 people capsized off the Philippines coast. The accident happened off the town of Real about 43 miles east of Manila as the vessel sailed to the island of Polillo in rough weather. Coastguard spokesman Armand...
Submarine wreckage found after 103 years

Submarine wreckage found after 103 years

The wreckage of Australia’s first-ever submarine has been found more than 103 years after its disappearance in the First World War. HMAS AE1 vanished off the New Guinean island of New Britain on 14 September 1914, with 35 crew on board from Australia, New...
Lebanon: Don't use unsafe Uber after killing

Lebanon: Don't use unsafe Uber after killing

Lebanese people have been told not to use Uber but to flag down “traditional” taxis instead after an Uber driver was arrested over the murder of a British diplomat. Lebanon’s interior minister, Nohad Machnouk, called Uber a “virtual”...

Ikea facing state aid probe after tax rulings

The European Union has announced an investigation into the tax model used by Ikea. The European Commission said it would centre on concerns that two Dutch tax rulings may have allowed part of the group to pay less tax since 2006. It argued the rulings may have given...
US prisoner recaptured after Bali manhunt

US prisoner recaptured after Bali manhunt

An American man who had escaped from a prison in Indonesia has been recaptured after a five-day manhunt. Christian Beasley, a 32-year-old American man, is believed to have escaped on Monday from the overcrowded and understaffed Kerobokan prison on the resort island of...
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