Pakistan Shiites protest over bus bombing

Thousands demonstrated in cities across Pakistan on Thursday against the killing of 24 Shiite Muslim pilgrims in a bomb attack, as their relatives refused to bury their bodies in a powerful gesture of protest. Duration: 01:13 Jan 24, 2014

Despite progress leprosy still a threat in Senegal

The Petite Cote, the sun-drenched heart of Senegal's tourist industry, boasts mile-upon-mile of shimmering Atlantic coastline shaded by towering cocoa palms -- and the country's largest former leper colony. Duration: 01:13 Jan 24, 2014

Iranian leader lauds new relationship with United States

Iran on Thursday stepped up its efforts to woo investors and normalise its relations with the West with an offer to help create a new multilateral body tasked with stabilising global energy supplies. Duration: 00:34 Jan 24, 2014

Latest 3D printing showcased at World Economic Forum

Technological innovation is a key topic at the World Economic Forum and one promoter says this new method of applying 3D printing to manufacturing could turn traditional models of buying and selling on their heads. Duration: 00:40 Jan 24, 2014

Protesters turn central Kiev into a virtual war zone

Protesters and police were locked in a standoff Thursday after ferocious clashes that turned an area of Kiev into a virtual war zone, with police using tear gas, stun grenades and rubber bullets on protesters hurling stones and Molotov cocktails. Jan 23, 2014

Thousands of South African miners down tools over wages

Tens of thousands of angry South African platinum miners downed tools on Thursday demanding that their entry-level pay be doubled to $1,150 a month. Union leaders have now agreed to government-brokered talks aimed at resolving the dispute. Jan 23, 2014

AAP won Delhi polls not India, UPA 3 will come to power: Veerappa Moily

New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): Negating the chances of AAP coming to the fore in the 2014 general elections, Unions Minister for oil M Veerappa Moily said that AAP may win Delhi polls, but Delhi is not the whole India. He also asserted that UPA 3 will come to power and that Congress never ran for power but always opted for a stable government. Jan 23, 2014

Narendra Modi bloated figure, cannot contribute to nation: Veerappa Moily

New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): Commenting on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Union oil minister M Veerappa Moily said that Modi is a bloated figure and that he cannot contribute to the nation in any way. He further said that Modi can only disintegrate and the disintegration will continue from Gujarat to the whole nation if he comes in front as a national leader. He also said that Modi or his party cannot be part of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' principle. Jan 23, 2014

Marathon for peace organised in Siliguri

Siliguri, Jan 23 (ANI): The North Bengal Festival Committee in Siliguri district of West Bengal organised a 42-kilometre-marathon on Thursday to spread the message of peace and brotherhood. The event was flagged off by the North Bengal Development Minister, Gautam Deb. As per the organizers, the All India run saw a participation of over 7000 people from various parts of the country. The participants said that though their focus was to win the marathon, what they actually wanted was peace in the region. Jan 23, 2014