30-year-old pleaded guilty to 71 offences, including 22 that carry a maximum life sentence
The plane disappeared two years ago with all 239 people on board
The families of those who were aboard the missing plane have appealed for the search to be extended
The vessel collided with a 2,200-metre underwater mud volcano
More than 1,200 people are feared dead in the Philippines after one of the most powerful storms ever recorded left a trail of destruction across large parts of the archipelago.
Thai winter sun
The original breed of classic towers has become an endangered species
The £18m striker has impressed Mourinho and is confident he can score goals for club
Sir Richard says 'something went wrong' with wager
A global gambling star known as the “Tiger Woods of poker” is suing Britain’s oldest casino for refusing to pay him £7.3m in winnings.
Europe currently receive 13 spots out of 32
Force India drivers fail to finish race
Japanese playmaker Shinji Kagawa won the inaugural Asian Football Confederation (AFC) International Player-of-the-Year award today.
Laura Robson and Heather Watson, the British No 1 and No 2, both won their opening qualifying matches in Beijing yesterday to move within one victory of places in the main draw for next week's China Open. Robson beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza (the world No 106) 6-3, 6-3, while Watson beat China's Ran Tian (world No 561) 7-5, 6-2.
Malaysia’s vibrant city in the jungle is becoming one of Asia’s biggest crossroads thanks to the arrival of the new ‘ Superjumbo’ A380, says Simon Usborne.