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IAF officials said the force has a chain of radars deployed in Andaman and Nicobar island territories to keep a watch on activities in that region.
According to a joint plan of action agreed in November in Geneva, world powers would "establish a financial channel to facilitate humanitarian trade for Iran's domestic needs using Iranian oil revenues held abroad".
As top Russian and U.S. diplomats met in Paris 5 March in the hopes of encouraging a dialogue between Moscow and Ukraine's new leadership, security experts were warning that Kyiv and Moscow are "locked in a cyber standoff," the BBC reports .
Officials were exploring the likelihood that missing the Malaysia Airlines plane was hijacked, with one airport runway a possible landing destination.
Breastfeeding is credited with a long list of benefits, but one downside of extended and intensive breastfeeding may be a higher risk of cavities in baby's first teeth, according to a new study.
Consumer sentiment fell unexpectedly in early March as an unusually harsh winter seemed to dull people's outlook on the economy's health.
Marc Lasry's $12.6 billion Avenue Capital Group has taken the unusual step of funding a deal in the public markets before it has even figured out what it wants to buy.
The biggest arabica coffee rally in two decades is beginning to force smaller-brand roasters to quietly raise wholesale prices, even as top names such as Starbucks Corp resist.
Carlyle Group CG.O, along with other investors, has agreed to acquire a majority stake in metals trader Traxys Group , in the latest move by the U.S. private equity firm to boost its presence in commodities as big banks scale back.
Friends and family of the co-pilot who flew the missing Malaysia Airlines jet said the 27-year-old was religious and serious about his career, countering news reports suggesting he was a cockpit Romeo who was reckless on the job.
Firefighters try to extinguish a fire as smoke billows from the site of a building collapse in Harlem, N.Y., in this picture provided by Adnan Islam on March 12, 2014.
It is going to be an inordinate percentage of the wedding market in the next five to 10 years says experts.
Writer John Ridley holds up his award for best adapted screenplay for ''12 Years a Slave'' as he arrives with his wife Gayle at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood, California March 3, 2014.
This is not the QuiQui drone. This one carried a camera near the New York building explosion in Harlem on March 12. Reuters/Mike Segar For one brief shining moment, commercial drones are now legal in U.S. skies, thanks to a court decision this month that slapped down the Federal Aviation Administration's attempt to ground them.
U.S. retail sales rebounded in February and new applications for unemployment benefits hit a fresh three-month low last week, suggesting some strength in the economy after harsh weather abruptly slowed activity in recent months.