Syria talks deadlocked over power transfer

Syrian peace talks in Geneva were deadlocked after a session Monday aimed at tackling the explosive issue of a transfer of power, delegation sources from the warring sides said. Duration: 01:27 Jan 27, 2014

Badalta Manzar (Sep 19, 2013): An independent news report on Jammu and Kashmir

People of 25-30 villages eagerly waiting for the completion of Tarnah Bridge at Mangloor village in kathua district. Nearly 10,000 population would be benefited by this bridge. Other side, government is spending rupees 120 crore for the beautification of largest fresh water lake Wular which is on the verge of extinction as the pollution is gripping it fast. The lake was once known as “essence of beauty”. Despite enormous funding from the central govt. under various schemes to upgrade the infrastructure in many schools in the far flung areas of Kashmir valley, very little has been done so far. One such example is govt. middle school at Narian in Rajouri district. Jan 27, 2014

Badalta Manzar (Oct 03, 2013): An independent news report on Jammu and Kashmir

A deadly accident in the month of August, which claimed eight lives, awoke the authorities in district Baramulla as they started massive widening of the Boniyar-Burnet road. The authorities have launched its widening and are planning to macadamize it before the winters set in. The roads and building agency has been assigned the job of this crucial road. Beyond this after earthquake and fire, government high school banderna in kishtwar district is running in open. Due to the damaged building the students of this school are facing many problems. Other side, People of Panchari village of Udhampur district specially youths are facing problem for their work. They have to go to district headquarter Udhampur for every small work so they are demanding to give Panchari a Tehsil status. Jan 27, 2014

Syrian delegations arrive to discuss transition

A Syrian peace conference in Geneva is expected to intensify on Monday as talks turn to political questions and the opposition presses for the ouster of President Bashar al-Assad. Images and soundbites of delegates arriving. Duration: 00:25 Jan 27, 2014

Ukraine protesters occupy justice ministry in Kiev

A Ukrainian government minister warned protesters on Monday that a state of emergency could be imposed to deal with the country's deadly crisis, after radicals seized the justice ministry in Kiev. Duration: 00:52 Jan 27, 2014

Thai Democrats call for reform in Thailand

Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva says the Thai opposition would consider taking part in a delayed election while calling for a "roadmap" for reform. Duration: 01:14 Jan 27, 2014

Valerie Trierweiler visits hospital in Mumbai

Mumbai, Jan 27 (ANI): The former first lady of France, Valerie Trierweiler visited a hospital in Mumbai on Monday as part of the charity to support the fight against child malnutrition. This is her first public appearance after her separation from French President Francois Hollande. Jan 27, 2014

Delhi government giving high priority to homeless: AAP on HC's rap

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): After the Delhi High Court on Monday slammed the Arvind Kejriwal government over lack of arrangements to prevent cold related deaths in the national capital, the government claimed that it is giving high priority to the homeless. The AAP government also said that they will file their reply within four weeks. Jan 27, 2014

Delhi government to challenge CNG price hike in SC

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi government has decided to appeal in the Supreme Court against the Centre's increase in the price of Compressed Natural Gas or CNG, which fuels autos in Delhi. Jan 27, 2014