KATHMANDU (REUTERS) - A rear wheel of an Airbus A320 operated by an Indian budget airline caught fire after landing at Nepal's international airport in Kathmandu on Saturday, officials said.
TAIPEI (AFP) - Tens of thousands marched in Taiwan Saturday to call for an end to nuclear energy on the island, ahead of the third anniversary of the Fukushima atomic disaster in Japan, organisers said.
BEIJING - Tempers frayed as angry family members left a hotel near Beijng airport on Saturday afternoon, yelling that they were not getting any updates from Malaysia Airlines (MAS) on its missing plane and demanding that the Chinese government send military planes to conduct search and rescue efforts.
TOKYO (AFP) - The Anne Frank House, a museum dedicated to the Jewish girl who died in a Nazi concentration camp, on Saturday donated 3,400 copies of its catalogue to Japanese libraries after hundreds of copies of Anne Frank's diary were damaged.
CHINA has sent two ships to the South China Sea to begin search and rescue operations for the missing Malaysian Airlines (MAS) flight MH 370, as officials in Beijing scrambled to deal with one of the most serious aviation incidents involving its citizens.