8 April 2020, Wednesday | 04:22pm


Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa breaks silence on NBA superstar's death


LOS ANGELES, Jan 30 — Three days after Los Angeles basketball great Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others perished in a helicopter crash, his wife, Vanessa, broke her silence with an Instagram message saying she was “completely devastated” by their loss.

Ukrainian Boeing 737 crashes in Iran, all 170 aboard killed


DUBAI: A Ukrainian airliner carrying at least 170 passengers crashed on Wednesday due to technical problems soon after taking off from Tehran's Imam Khomeini airport, and all aboard were killed, Iran's state television said.

Lion Air plane missing 13 minutes after take-off from Jakarta on Monday morning

JAKARTA (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): The Indonesian authorities have mounted a search and rescue operation for a missing Lion Air plane which lost contact with air traffic controllers at 6.33am on Monday (Oct 29).

Close shave with crashing plane

Belly up: The four on board the light aircraft that crashed near the Teluk Dalam beach, Pangkor escaped with minor injuries.