Shakhtar `confident` players will return to Ukraine

Shakhtar Donetsk president Rinat Akhmetov says he is confident Brazil striker Fred and five teammates who have refused to return to Ukraine after the Malaysia Airlines crash will be back soon.

Foreign players abandon Ukraine clubs

At least seven foreign players for two top Ukrainian football teams have refused to return to the country as tensions mount after the Malaysia Airlines crash, media reported Sunday.

Bluefin-21 completes its search for MH370

Bluefin-21 searched the remaining areas in the vicinity of the acoustic signals detected early April by the Towed Pinger Locator deployed from the Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield.

Family anger erupts as Malaysia jet search enters 12th day

Chinese relatives` anger over sparse information on the fate of their loved ones on board a missing Malaysian airliner sparked chaotic scenes at the headquarters of a search operation that has so far turned up few clues.

Ringing phones don`t lead to any conclusion about missing jet

Hopes of anguished relatives of 239 people on board the missing Malaysian plane were dashed after a tech expert dismissed the Theory of the Phantom calls, saying ringing phones does not lead to any conclusion.

No reason to think crew caused jet`s disappearance: Malaysia Airlines

A senior Malaysia Airlines` executive said on Wednesday that the airline has "no reason to believe" that any actions by the crew caused the disappearance of a jetliner over the weekend.

Experts slam Malaysia`s struggle to chart MH370 crisis

Criticised for contradictory statements, slow reactions and a lack of information, the "incompetence" of Malaysian authorities in communicating effectively during a crisis, analysts say.

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane search: As it happened

Malaysia Airlines has strongly defended its crew saying that airline has "no reason to believe" that any actions by the crew caused the disappearance of a jetliner.

US extends condolences to family of those on Malaysian plane

The US on Saturday extended its deepest condolences to the family members of 239 people on board a Malaysia Airlines flight, which disappeared on its way to Beijing.

Malaysia Airlines plane goes missing, mystery deepens as two passengers had stolen passports

The reason leading to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 carrying 239 passengers continues to be a mystery even as the Vietnamese Air Force on Saturday found oil slicks close to the location where the plane went missing.

Chennai woman on ill-fated plane, family shattered

51-year-old woman member of NGO from Chennai was among the five Indians onboard the ill-fated plane that crashed into sea off Vietnamese coast and her family is shattered by the news.