Second-hand luxury goods market booms in France

A decade ago, French lovers of high-end fashion would not have dreamed of buying a pre-owned luxury fashion accessory. Now the second-hand market for luxury goods is booming, thanks to the internet. Duration: 02:13 Aug 26, 2014

Hamas rocket hits private house in Israel

Israel upped pressure on Hamas Tuesday, with warplanes hitting two Gaza City highrises on day 50 of their conflict as the warring parties mulled a new Egyptian truce proposal. Duration: 00:56 Aug 26, 2014

WHO calls for ban on e-cigarette sales to minors

The World Health Organization called Tuesday on governments should ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, warning that they pose a "serious threat" to foetuses and young people. Duration: 01:44 Aug 26, 2014

Clashes on 'new front' in east Ukraine

Clashes erupted Tuesday close to the Russian border in the south of the war-torn Donetsk region where Ukraine accuses Moscow of trying to open a "new front" into government-held territory. Duration: 00:57 Aug 26, 2014

UN envoy says 'war' on Ebola could take six more months

The UN's Ebola envoy said Monday the fight against the epidemic was a "war" which could take six more months, as its global health body claimed the disease was affecting an "unprecedented" number of medical staff. Duration: 01:30 Aug 26, 2014

Advani, M M Joshi dropped from BJP parliamentary board, opposition condemns

New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): The BJP has dropped its veteran leaders LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi from the Parliamentary Board.BJP president Amit Shah, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and party general secretary JP Nadda have been included in the board The two senior leaders will be a part of the BJP's 'marg darshak mandal'. Meanwhile, the opposition condemned this decision. Aug 26, 2014

Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit tenders resignation

New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday said that she had tendered her resignation from the post of Governor. Dikshit had resigned on Monday and the resignation is yet to be accepted. She also said that her future plans will depend on the acceptance of her resignation. Aug 26, 2014

Whatever responsibility BJP gives me, would fulfill with same dedication: Shivraj S Chouhan

Bhopal, Aug 26 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday stated whatever responsibility BJP gives him he would fulfill it with same dedication, no matter what the responsibility is. Chouhan, for the first time, has been included in BJP's Parliamentary Board. The BJP has dropped its veteran leaders LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi from the board. Chouhan, BJP president Amit Shah and party general secretary JP Nadda have been included in the board. Advani and Joshi would be part of the BJP's 'Marg Darshak Mandal'. Aug 26, 2014

Deadly Gaza raids as Egypt offers new truce plan

Israeli raids killed at least 10 Palestinians after Egypt proposed a new ceasefire in the Gaza conflict that would open key border crossings into the battered Palestinian territory. Duration: 01:03 Aug 26, 2014

Pershmergas fight Islamic State in Jalawla

The United States is poised to send spy planes into Syria to track Islamic State jihadists whose advances have sparked international concern and American air strikes in neighbouring Iraq. Duration: 00:48 Aug 26, 2014