Asian Games: National flags take down over North Korea protest fears
Asian Games: National flags take down over North Korea protest fears

Organisers of the upcoming Asian Games in the South Korean city of Incheon have removed all national flags from streets near the venues amid protests about the flying of the North Korean flag.

NASA builds world`s first flying observatory

NASA has fitted a 17-tonne telescope with an effective diameter of eight feet on a modified Boeing 747 jetliner that the US space agency is using as a flying observatory to study stars.

Nigella Lawson banned from flying to US post illegal drug confession

Nigella Lawson was banned from flying to the US after she confessed to using illegal drugs, it has been revealed.

Birds fly in `V` formation to save energy: Study

The next time you see birds flying in a "V`` formation, consider this: A new study says they choreograph the flapping of their wings with exquisite precision to help them on their way.

David Beckham power to fly

Retired soccer ace David Beckham says he would love to be able to fly or view the world from the eyes of an artist, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

`Birds first evolved wings for warmth rather than flight`

Feathers were initially evolved in birds to keep them warm and not for flying, a new study has claimed.

Howard Donald to take flying lessons

Singer Howard Donald has plans to get pilot`s license after recently splashing out on his own aircraft.

US developing `flying` armoured vehicle

Pentagon is developing a futuristic machine similar to a Humvee used for patrolling on the ground.

Flying reptile pterosaur

Palaeontologists have claimed that a 95 million-year-old fossilised jaw discovered in Texas is a new genus and species of flying reptile known as Aetodactylus halli.

US Airways cutting 1,000 jobs, shifting flying

Struggling US Airways has said it will cut some 1,000 jobs next year, shift nearly all of its flying to its three hubs and Washington, and suspend several international routes.