`Hard spots` found in MH370 search, most likely geological: Australia

 The Australian authority leading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said on Friday that "hard spots" had been found on the Indian Ocean seabed, but that most would likely be geological features.

Malaysia Airlines steward `sexually assaulted` passenger

A Malaysia Airlines cabin crew member has been detained in France over allegations that he sexually assaulted a passenger who was scared of flying with the disaster-prone airline.

Dutch firm Fugro to lead search for MH370 off Australia

Dutch engineering firm Fugro will lead the search of the Indian Ocean seafloor where missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is believed to have crashed, hoping to unlock the greatest mystery in modern aviation.

Aircraft tracking changes mulled after MH370 mystery

Tracking aircraft by satellite, cloud storage of black box data and other technological innovations were being considered by aviation officials in the wake of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370`s disappearance.

Australian PM Tony Abbott says MH370 hunt to enter fresh phase

Expressing disappointment over no trace of wreckage found from the missing Malaysian jet, Australian PM Tony Abbott said that it would be “terrible” if the jet was not found.

Barack Obama in first Malaysia visit by US leader since 1966

US President Barack Obama arrives Saturday in Malaysia hoping to energise aloof ties with a Muslim-majority nation whose government is under the microscope for wide allegations of abuse of power and the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

MH370 mystery: Investigators probing `object of interest` washed ashore

Even as the underwater drone search continued its 10th mission without a trace of clue, a new “object of interest” was reported to have been found on the coast of Western Australia.

Survey finds majority of Malaysians distrust govt on MH370

More than half of Malaysians believe their government is hiding information about missing flight MH370, according to survey results released by a news portal Monday.

Australia to deploy autonomous underwater vehicle in search for Malaysia plane

The head of the Australian agency supervising the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane said on Monday that an autonomous underwater vehicle would soon be deployed, moving the search underwater after nearly six weeks of fruitless searching.

Searchers consider undersea robot in hunt for MH370

Australian officials leading the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane in the southern Indian Ocean are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot to aid in the hunt, now in its sixth fruitless week.

Search for missing Malaysian plane resumes

Up to 12 aircraft and 15 ships will assist in Monday`s search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said in its latest update Monday.

Searchers fail to find any confirmed clues about missing plane

Searchers hunting for the missing Malaysian plane in the Indian Ocean today failed to find any confirmed clues about the black boxes of the aircraft, as no new signals have been detected over the past 48 hours.

MH370 searchers detect promising acoustic lead

An Australian navy ship has detected new underwater signals consistent with aircraft black boxes, the search chief said Monday, describing it as the "most promising lead" so far in the month-old hunt for missing Flight MH370.

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370`s search: As it happened on Monday

A US-based pinger manufacturer company has suggested a possibility that the ill-fated plane`s acoustic pingers might have not been replaced, resulting in shortening of the battery life, reports the CNN.

`Malaysian govt hiding crucial information on plane`

Accusing Malaysian government of hiding crucial information on the crashed jet, opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has demanded an international committee to take over the probe that has made no headway.

US NTSB studying streaming of ``black box`` flight data

The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said on Friday it was studying the possibility of live-streaming flight data recorders from airliners amid calls for such technology following the disappearance of a second airliner in five years.

MH370 mystery complicates last rites for the missing

Malaysia has said all 239 people aboard flight MH370 are believed dead, but the failure to recover bodies is complicating efforts to lay their souls to rest, relatives and religious leaders said Thursday.

China spots new possible plane debris in southern Indian Ocean

China said on Saturday it had a new satellite image of what could be wreckage from a missing Malaysian airliner, as more planes and ships headed to join an international search operation scouring some remotest seas on Earth.

Australian jets resume search for missing Malaysian plane

Australian military jets on Friday resumed their search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian Ocean, nearly 2,500 kilometres southwest of Perth.

Malaysian plane search: As it happened

An international search operation resumed in the southern Indian Ocean to look for the debris of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.