AAP leader Kumar Vishwas to address rally in Amethi

Lucknow, Jan 12 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas will address a "Janviswas Rally" in Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's parliamentary constituency of Amethi on Sunday. Even though the AAP will release its first list of candidates for the 2014 general elections after January 15, party sources said that Vishwas is most likely to contest from Amethi. Jan 12, 2014

Narad Rai faces flak for 'people die in palaces too' remark

New Delhi/ Patna, Jan 12 (ANI): Speaking on Muzaffarnagar riot victims death, Uttar Pradesh's Sports Minister, Narad Rai on Saturday had said that death cannot be avoided and they occur everywhere, even in palaces. This statement drew criticism from Congress spokesperson, Meem Afzal and Nationalist Congress Party General Secretary, Tariq Anwar who slammed Rai saying that it is very sad that responsible people are making comments like this. They further said that this shows how insensitive they are towards the suffering of the people. Thirty-four children have reportedly died at relief camps in Muzaffarnagar in just over two months. Jan 12, 2014

Weary Syrians flee new front in war without end

Gunshots ring out as two rebel groups clash in a small town in northern Syria, with the latest fighting sending hundreds of refugees fleeing just across the border to Turkey. Duration: 00:41 Jan 12, 2014

Ex-Israel PM Ariel Sharon dies at age 85

Ex-Israeli premier Ariel Sharon has died, according to local media. Sharon had been in a coma since 2006 after suffering a massive stroke. Duration: 00:44 Jan 12, 2014

Winter Olympics shed new light on Russian gay community

The Winter Games may be Russia's big coming-out: as the spotlight falls on Sochi during in February, it will also cast a light on the shadows of Russia's treatment homosexuals including Sochi's very own gay community. Duration: 01:43 Jan 11, 2014

800 vehicles on show at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2014

Industry insiders and fans attend the Tokyo Auto Salon 2014 exhibition at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba. Almost 400 domestic and foreign companies participate in the three-day-long custom car exhibition with almost 800 vehicles on show. Duration: 00:33 Jan 11, 2014

Water still cascades over nearly frozen Niagara Falls

Water still cascade over Niagara Falls, which was the subject of a social media debate as to whether the falls froze completely or not during the recent cold snap which affected some 240 million people in the US and southern Canada. Duration: 00:37 Jan 11, 2014

Thai capital braces for 'shutdown' by protesters

Thailand's political crisis is set to enter a tumultuous new phase on Monday with the planned "shutdown" of Bangkok by opposition protesters seeking to prevent upcoming elections. Duration: 01:11 Jan 11, 2014

Om Puri unveils art exhibition in Mumbai

Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): Veteran Bollywood actor Om Puri, unveiled an art exhibition by artist, Pratik Sharma recently in showbiz capital, Mumbai. The exhibition was also attented by bollywood stars Dino Morea, television actor, Rohit Roy and other celebrities. Jan 11, 2014

Another former SC judge accused of sexually harassing law intern, draws ire

New Delhi/ Kolkata, Jan 11 (ANI): In a fresh setback to judiciary system in India, another former judge of Supreme Court, Swatanter Kumar was accused of sexual assault by a law intern, sparking debates on the credibility of the judicial system. The young law graduate who is also an alumnus of Kolkata-based National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) alleged sexual harassment by Kumar, who worked with her in 2011. Jan 11, 2014

Ashutosh formally joins AAP

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): IBN7’s former managing editor and one of India’s most well known faces of Indian journalism, Ashutosh, on Saturday formally joined the Aam Aadmi Party. Earlier, Ashutosh quit from the IBN7 where he worked for over seven years. A series of tweets from the TV journalist showed his inclination towards the party. Jan 11, 2014

We need to change entire system: Ashutosh after joining AAP

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): After formally joining AAP on Saturday, Ashutosh said that the party and the common man need to change the entire system. He said that this is for the first time after India’s independence that people of India have come together to bring the nation together. Ashutosh said that the party came from Anna Hazare’s campaigning days, inspired by which he wrote a book, ‘Anna: 13 Days That Awakened India’. Jan 11, 2014