Australia joins hunt for missing AirAsia flight

Australia on Monday joined the Indonesia-led search for an AirAsia plane which disappeared on the weekend with 162 people on board, the military said.

'Wonder Woman' director hunt starts

Warner Bros is on the hunt for a female director for 'Wonder Woman'. The studio is said to be actively seeking a female filmmaker to take on the high-profile solo superhero film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Daniel Ricciardo refuses to rule out hunt for Formula One title

Red Bull motor racing star Daniel Ricciardo has refused to rule himself out of the hunt for this year`s Formula One world title.

Search for MH370 could take `decades`: Malaysia Airlines

The search for the missing Malaysian aircraft may take "decades" as its wreckage could be spread over a big area in the Indian Ocean, a top Malaysia Airlines official said, while criticising the government for not informing them about the air turn back made by the jet.

Israel troops kill 14-year-old in hunt for missing teens

Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian 14-year-old in the occupied West Bank Friday as they pressed a crackdown on the Islamist Hamas movement in their search for three missing teenagers.

US urges `restraint` as Israel hunts kidnappers

The United States today called on both Israel and the Palestinians to show restraint as Israelis tightened their grip on the West Bank hunting for three kidnapped teenagers.
"We recognize this is an incredibly sensitive and difficult circumstance on the ground, and we feel all sides should exercise restraint," State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki told reporters.

Israel expands West Bank hunt for missing teens, Palestinian killed

Israeli forces searching for three teenagers believed to have been kidnapped swept into a second West Bank city on Monday, touching off street confrontations in which they killed a Palestinian, witnesses and hospital officials said.

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt scout locations in Malta for new movie

Hollywood couple Angelina Jolie and fiance Brad Pitt paid a visit to Malta recently to scout locations for an upcoming project.

New signal detected in hunt for crashed Malaysian plane

An Australian aircraft searching for the crashed Malaysian plane today detected a new possible underwater signal in the remote Indian Ocean consistent with a plane`s black box, fuelling hopes of a breakthrough in the arduous month-long hunt.

Cong asks Chidambaram to do more on illegal arms` hunt in WB

The Congress on Wednesday asked Union
Home minister P Chidambaram for greater coordination between
law enforcing agencies of the central and state governments to
recover illegal arms in West Bengal.

Hunt on for the true Mona Lisa

The real Mona Lisa, Italian art historians say, was Lisa Gherardini, wife of a rich silk merchant.

Greyhounds hunt for top Maoists in Visakhapatnam forests

Elite anti-Maoist force Greyhounds continued its combing operations in the forests of Visakhapatnam.

CIA Afghan paramilitary force hunts militants

A US official in Washington says
the CIA is running an all-Afghan paramilitary group in
Afghanistan that has been hunting Taliban and al-Qaida targets
for the agency.

France joins Indonesia in hunt for terror suspect

A French national wanted in
Indonesia over alleged ties with Al-Qaeda-linked militants is
also on the run from authorities in France, police in Jakarta
said on Wednesday.

Scientists begin search for long lost frogs

A team of experts have begun scouring the world for 100 ‘missing’ species of frogs.

Teams suspend hunt for 34 trapped in Chilean mine

Search groups suspended their
hunt for 34 workers trapped inside a gold and copper mine in
northern Chile after a new collapse put the searchers lives in
danger, authorities said on Sunday.

Nigerian police starts hunt for abducted journalists

Nigerian police has deployed a
special team to rescue the three local journalists and their
drivers who were kidnapped in the oil rich Niger Delta region.

US officials meet with American hunting bin Laden

US Embassy officials on Thursday met with an American construction worker detained in Pakistan several days ago while on a solo mission to kill Osama bin Laden.

Hunt on for Maoists after Lalgarh battle in WB

A massive hunt is on to track down Maoists who fled after a gun battle that left eight of them dead near this rebel stronghold in West Bengal, the state police chief said Thursday.

Hunt on for new Maharashtra DGP

With Maharashtra Director General of Police, A N Roy retiring this month end, Director General (Anti Corruption Bureau) Hasan Gafoor has emerged the front runner for the top post, given his seniority, Home Department sources said.