Investigators are increasingly certain the missing Malaysian Airlines jet turned back across the country after its last radio contact with air traffic controllers, and that someone with aviation skills was responsible for the change in course, a Malaysian government official said Friday.
A Filipino sailor was lost at sea after falling overboard from a cargo ship as it left port in northwest France, the French coast guard said Tuesday.
By DJ Yap
MANILA, Philippines — Almost a year after an American warship ran aground in the Sulu Sea, destroying a portion of the Tubbataha Reefs, a militant fisherfolk organization pressed the US government to take responsibility beyond the P58 million-fine it was ordered to pay the Philippines for the environmental damage. The Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang [...]
By Julliane Love de Jesus
Newly crowned Miss World Megan Young escaped injury when the second floor of an orphanage in Port Au Prince she was visiting last week collapsed, according to a report on the official website of Miss World.
A deadly car crash in Beijing’s central Tiananmen Square received muted coverage in Chinese media Tuesday, as a vast censorship apparatus suppressed unofficial accounts of the incident.
Five people including a Filipino tourist were killed and 38 were injured after a vehicle ploughed into crowds in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square on Monday and caught fire, police said.
A Filipino boy drowned while six others were rescued off the coast of Ras Al Khaiman, in United Arab Emirates, a local paper here reported.
By Julie M. Aurelio
A Korean national who had a few drinks before driving home figured in a traffic accident and also landed in jail for allegedly resisting a policeman and a traffic enforcer who came to investigate.
By Miguel R. Camus
Asiana Airlines may continue flying into the Philippines while the country’s air safety officials are waiting for the results of the investigation of the crash of one of the carrier’s planes in San Francisco, California, on Saturday.
By Inquirer Southern Luzon
Search-and-rescue teams have found a European mountaineer who had called for help after getting lost and breaking a leg while on a solo climb on Mayon Volcano without seeking permission from local authorities.