A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew crashed into the sea 153 miles off the coast of Vietnam's Tho Chu island on Saturday, according to a Vietnamese navy officer quoted by state media. Photos | Helpline no: +603 7884 1234 | Vietnam mounts search for Malaysian airliner
The avalanche of cricket over two weeks split between Fatullah and Mirpur culminates in the Asia Cup title-decider on Saturday. The Sher-e-Bangla stadium will host Pakistan and Sri Lanka to decide the champions of Asia.
Indian markets were on fire on Friday with the Sensex surging to a new closing high of 21,919.79 and the Nifty soaring to yet another record close of 6,526.65 as foreign investors continued to support the pre-election rally.