In this image taken onboard a Royal New Zealand P-3 Orion searching today for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, a piece of unknown debris floats just under the water in the southern Indian Ocean. Photograph: Rob Griffith/Pool/Getty Images

A cluster of orange objects spotted by a search plane hunting for any trace of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet has turned out to be nothing m(...)

Capt Mark Matthews of the US navy  holds an acoustic pinger with a towed pinger locater in front of ADV Ocean Shield at HMAS Stirling, Garden Island, Perth, yesterday.  Photograph: Matt Jelonek/Getty Images

More than three weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared, and with still no trace of the missing plane, the international search ef(...)

 Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P-3K2 Orion co-pilot Brett McKenzie looking out the flight deck for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the southern Indian Ocean. Photograph: Jason Reed/EPA

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 could take years, US Navy officials suggested today, as search an(...)

Family members of passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 hold a banner during a protest outside Lido Hotel in Beijing today. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters.

Chinese ships trawled a new area in the Indian Ocean for a missing Malaysian passenger jet today, as the search for flight MH370 entered its fo(...)

A plane had spotted objects in the new Indian Ocean search area where an international team is looking for wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 today, Australian authorities said. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters

A plane had spotted objects in the new Indian Ocean search area where an international team is looking for wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Fli(...)

A candlelight vigil for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in central Kuala Lumpur yesterday. Poor weather conditions halted the air search for the passenger jet presumed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean. PhotographAthit Perawongmeth/Reuters

High winds and icy weather halted the air search yesterday for a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet presumed to have crashed in the southern Indian Oc(...)

A Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion aircraft grounded as severe weather conditions stops the air search today. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters

High winds and icy weather halted the air search today for a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet presumed crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, jus(...)

 A picture of an image showing the location of potential objects related to the search of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 debris is supplied by the Malaysian Remote Sensing Agency (MRSA) during a media conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today. Photograph: Azhar Rahim/EPA 1:11

New satellite images have revealed more than 100 objects in the southern Indian Ocean that could be debris from a Malaysian jetliner missing si(...)

A relative of a passenger onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 answers media questions outside the Malaysia embassy in Beijing yesterday. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

China is furious with Malaysia over the way it has handled the crisis following the disappearance of flight M(...)

Personnel maintain a Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion that has been used in the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the Indian Ocean, at RAAF base Pearce near Perth today. Photograph: Reuters 1:30

Malaysian authorities released new details today of the last satellite communications by Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, even as furious family(...)