Indonesia hopes to retrieve black boxes of crashed jet from Java Sea

Indonesia hopes to retrieve black boxes of crashed jet from Java Sea

Indonesian divers on Monday will try to retrieve the data recorders of a Sriwijaya Air jet that plunged into the sea two days ago with 62 people on board minutes after take off from Jakarta's main airport.

Oman beat Kuwait 2-1 to keep semi-final hopes alive

Oman beat Kuwait 2-1 to keep semi-final hopes alive

Reigning champions Oman overcame a second half fight back from Kuwait for a 2-1 victory at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup on Saturday.

Hopes fade for two Indian climbers missing on Everest

Hopes fade for two Indian climbers missing on Everest

Rescuers searching for two Indian climbers missing on Mount Everest said yesterday there was little hope

Russia hopes for new truce as fighting rocks Aleppo

Russia hopes for new truce as fighting rocks Aleppo

Russia hoped yesterday a new ceasefire could be announced within hours for Syria’s battered city of Aleppo

Sri Lanka hopes to raise $1bn in Chinese bonds

Sri Lanka hopes to raise $1bn in Chinese bonds

Sri Lanka will start issuing bonds in China in the coming months in a bid to raise up to $1bn, the central bank governor...