Indonesia searches Java Sea for missing AirAsia plane, relatives wait

Indonesia searched the Java Sea on Monday for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that went missing after its pilot failed to gain permission to alter course to avoid a storm cell during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore.

Patnaik asks BJD MP MLAs not to appoint close relatives

BJD chief and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has asked party MPs and MLAs to refrain from appointing their close relatives as their representatives or promoting them as block or notified area council (NAC) chairpersons.

Malaysia spends over $9 million on MH370 hunt

Malaysia has so far spent about RM27.6 million (over $9 million) on search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, an official said Monday.

MH370: Relatives announce USD 5 million for whistle-blower

Distraught relatives of several passengers aboard Flight MH370 today launched a USD 5 million reward to "entice" a whistle-blower who can provide key information and help their search to trace the Malaysian jet that vanished mysteriously three months ago.

Chickless birds guard nests of relatives

Some birds choose not to reproduce so they can guard the nests of their close relatives, a new study has found.

Yeddy admits allotting residential sites to kins

Karnataka CM admitted he had allotted residential sites in Mysore to six of his relatives, but indicated it was done on compassionate grounds.

I-T Dept quizzes Raja`s relatives

Relatives of jailed
former Union minister A Raja including his wife and brother
were on Friday questioned by the Income Tax department.

Make public expenses on foreign travels of PM`s relatives: CIC

The Prime Minister`s Office
has been directed by the CIC to provide details of
expenditure incurred on PM`s relatives accompanying him on
visits abroad, rejecting the argument by the PMO that it did
not have such records.

Relatives of Pak men killed by Davis `set to leave for US`

The relatives of the two
Pakistani men slain by Raymond Davis
in January are set to leave the country for the US.

Relatives of slain RSS activist seek CBI probe

Family members of slain RSS activist
Sunil Joshi, who was allegedly involved in Malegaon and
Samjhauta Express blasts, have demanded a CBI probe into his
murder in 2007.

Petition against KGB`s relatives posted to Feb 28

A Petition, seeking probe into
the allegations of amassment of wealth by relatives of former
CJI K G Balakrishnan, was on Thursday posted to Feb 28 by a court
here for a detailed hearing.

Many companys say no to hiring employees` relatives

The next time you apply for a position in a company where your relative is employed, there are chances your application may not find favour.

Taliban militants kill relatives of paramilitary personnel in Pak

The mother and brother of a paramilitary personnel were killed while his daughter and son were critically injured when Taliban fighters attacked his house in the restive Mohmand tribal region in northwest Pakistan.

9/11 relatives group blasts Obama support of mosque

A group representing relatives of
victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on Saturday roundly
condemned President Barack Obama`s support of a mosque and
Islamic center near Ground Zero.

People are sexually attracted to their kin, and their own selves

People tend to develop an attraction towards others who resemble their kin or themselves, according to a research.

Metro accident: Relatives demand job for injured girl

The relatives of the 22-year-old
girl, who lost her legs after she fell on a track at a metro
station here, today demanded that she be provided with a job
either by the Delhi Metro or the city government.

Osama bin Laden’s son seeks release of relatives in Iran

One of Osama bin Laden`s sons has called on Tehran to release a number of his relatives said to be detained under house arrest in Iran, according to a letter.

Relatives plead for British man condemned in China

Relatives of a British man
with possible mental problems who faces execution on Tuesday in
China are making a last-minute visit to plead for mercy.

Taliban executes Baitullah`s relatives on spying charges

Pakistani Taliban have executed
Baitullah Mehsud`s father-in-law and three of his relatives on suspicion of tipping off authorities of the slain commander`s whereabouts, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said on Sunday.

Pakistani Taliban quiz Mehsud kin over ‘spying’

Pakistani Taliban have detained four relatives of their leader Baitullah Mehsud, believed to have been killed this month in a US missile strike, on suspicion of tipping off authorities about his whereabouts.