Miss Honduras Maria Jose Alvarado found dead

Miss Honduras World 2014, Maria Jose Alvarado and her sister, missing for nearly a week, were found dead near the Cablotales Village on Wednesday, police said.

Miss Honduras Maria Jose Alvarado found dead days before Miss World Competition

In what can be termed as a sad turn of events, Honduras beauty queen Maria Jose Alvarado, 19, and her sister Sofia Trinidad, 23, were found dead just days before the Miss World competition 2014, which the former was supposed to be competing in London.

Honduras beauty queen goes missing

 Miss Honduras World 2014, Maria Jose Alvarado, and her sister, Sofia Trinidad, have been missing since last week, beauty pageant organiser Eduardo Zablah has said.

Sinai militants kill five as Egypt probes sea attack

Militants shot dead five Egyptian conscripts in the Sinai Peninsula on Thursday, as the army searched for eight servicemen missing after an attack on a navy boat in the Mediterranean.

Mexico protesters torch ruling party regional HQ

Protesters angry at the alleged massacre of 43 Mexican students set fire Tuesday to the ruling party`s regional headquarters in the southern state of Guerrero in a new demonstration over the crime.

Missing Fox executive's body found

The body of 20th Century Fox executive Gavin Smith, who went missing in 2012, has been found.

Taken for dead, Bihar man back after 20 years

A Bihar man allegedly kidnapped and murdered 20 years ago has been found alive in Punjab.

14 killed, 300 missing in Sri Lanka landslide
14 killed, 300 missing in Sri Lanka landslide

At least 14 people were killed and around 300 others are missing in a landslide in central Sri Lanka Wednesday as President Mahinda Rajapaksa directed the government to fully support rescue efforts.

Mass demonstrations planned in Mexico over missing students

 Mexico was Wednesday bracing for a day of mass demonstrations by citizens outraged at the disappearance of 43 students almost a month ago.

Small avalanches hamper final search for Nepal storm survivors

Small avalanches hampered the search for Nepali porters and guides missing for six days after a devastating Himalayan storm, officials said on Monday, as rescue crews began to scale back the hunt for survivors of a disaster that killed 40 people.

Search resumes for missing South Koreans after Thai boat crash: Police

The search has resumed for two South Korean tourists missing off Thailand`s southern coast after their tour boat crashed into a fishing vessel, police said Monday.

Hopes fade for 40 missing after Nepal blizzard

 Hopes faded on Sunday for survivors of one of Nepal`s worst mountain disasters as villagers joined an intensive search by troops and government officials for as many as 40 people missing after an unseasonal blizzard killed 39.

Canadian trekkers, sherpa hid under rock in Nepal avalanche

  Survivors of a Himalayan blizzard that killed at least 29 people in Nepal said on Thursday they dived under a boulder to shelter from an avalanche that buried four Canadians in their group when it smashed into the trail.

Search for missing on Japan volcano called off

 Japanese authorities on Thursday called off the search for seven hikers still missing on a volcano that unexpectedly erupted last month, as wintry conditions made the search operation increasingly difficult.

'Activities during Kim Jong Un's absence were part of chess game'
'Activities during Kim Jong Un's absence were part of chess game'

The Chinese media has come out in praise of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who reappeared after mysterious disappearance from public eye for over a month.

North Korea's Kim Jong Un appears in public; coup rumours doused, but why the cane?
North Korea's Kim Jong Un appears in public; coup rumours doused, but why the cane?

After remaining out of the public eye for more than a month, North Korea's 'Dear Leader' Kim Jong Un finally reportedly made an appearance, seeking to scotch a string of speculations about his health as well as power vacuum in Pyongyang, triggered by his mysterious absence.

Family reports actress Misty Upham missing

Police in Washington state say an actress known for her roles in "August: Osage County," ''Frozen River" and "Django Unchained" is missing.

Turkish military helicopter goes missing

A Turkish military helicopter disappeared from the radar in northwest Turkey Sunday afternoon, media reported.

Woman survives 17 days lost in Australian rainforest

A woman missing for more than two weeks in a rugged Australian rainforest has stumbled out alive after surviving on creek water and small fish, officials and reports said today.

Mystery shrouds Kim Jong Un's absence; sister ruling North Korea?
Mystery shrouds Kim Jong Un's absence; sister ruling North Korea?

Ever since North Korean leader Kim Jong Un disappeared from public view, rumour mills have been abuzz with a plethora of speculations and the latest of them being that his sister Kim Yo Jong might be at the helm of the Hermit Kingdom.