Australia imposes cockpit "rule of two" after Germanwings crash

SYDNEY, March 30 - The Australian government imposed a requirement on Monday that its airlines have two crew members in the cockpit at all times as a safety precaution following the Germanwings crash that killed 150 passengers and crew last week.

9:03am IST

Norman Greenbaum of 'Spirit in the Sky' fame injured in California crash

March 29 - Norman Greenbaum, a singer-songwriter best known for the hit song "Spirit in the Sky", was critically injured in a car crash north of San Francisco that killed a motorcyclist, California police said on Sunday.

8:42am IST

UPDATE 4-Air Canada plane landed short, hit antennas in Halifax accident

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, March 29 - An Air Canada plane that suffered heavy damage in an accident in the east coast city of Halifax on Sunday landed short of the runway and hit an antenna array, losing its landing gear, safety officials said.

4:24am IST

WRAPUP 4-Fighting and air strikes across Yemen; dialogue remains distant

ADEN, March 29 - Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi clashed with Iranian-allied Houthi fighters on Sunday in Aden, the absent leader's last major foothold in the country.

12:47am IST

UPDATE 1-Pakistan evacuates hundreds during pause in Yemen strikes - Saudi official

PESHAWAR, March 29 - Pakistan evacuated about 500 of its nationals by plane from Yemen on Sunday during a brief pause in air strikes by a Saudi-led military coalition against Shi'ite Muslim Houthi forces, a Saudi military spokesman said.

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