UN probe exposes shocking NKorea rights abuses

A UN-mandated investigator spotlighted "unspeakable atrocities" inflicted on political camp prisoners in North Korea, citing testimony from survivors who saw babies drowned or had to survive by eating lizards. Duration: 01:12 Sep 18, 2013

KV Thomas on food inflation

Kochi, Sep 18 (ANI): Even as food inflation continues to upset the household budget, Union food minister KV Thomas on Wednesday said that the situation is going to improve in coming days but the country has come a long way. Sep 18, 2013

Rape victim commits suicide in Jharkhand

Koderma, Sep 18 (ANI): A girl in Jharkhand succumbed after consuming toxic pesticide when she was unable to bear the trauma of being raped. The tragic news came to light in Koderma district of Jharkhand. Sep 18, 2013

Israeli Jews prepare for the holy festival of Sukkot

In Jerusalem, Israeli Jews prepare for Sukkot, the Feast of Tabernacles, by carefully selecting four plant species, palm leave stalk, citrus, myrtle and willow-branches, which represent the diversity of the Israelites, to carry with them into the week-long holiday which is one of the three pilgrimage festivals when Jews visit Jerusalem. Duration: 00:51. Sep 17, 2013

Austrian siege drama as gunman kills four

Police commandos and army tanks surrounded an Austrian poacher's farmhouse on Tuesday after he allegedly went on a killing spree that left three policemen and a paramedic dead. Duration: 00:48. Sep 17, 2013

Rare twin storms batter Mexico leaving over 30 dead

Authorities scrambled to rescue people stranded in flooded homes in Mexico's resort of Acapulco Monday after twin storms slammed opposite coasts in a rare one-two punch that has killed 34 people. Duration: 00:58. Sep 17, 2013

Troubling questions loom in wake of Navy Yard shooting

Troubling questions loomed for investigators Tuesday as America digested another mass shooting, this time at a tightly guarded Naval Yard not far from Washington's corridors of power. The gunman's brother-in-law speaks out. Duration: 00:41. Sep 17, 2013

Bolshoi ballet chief returns to theatre after attack

The artistic director of the famous Bolshoi ballet on Tuesday returned to the company's historic home in Moscow for the first time after undergoing multiple operations in Germany following a horrific acid attack in January. Duration: 00:40. Sep 17, 2013