Expert: Iran nuclear talks failure could result in escalation

As Iran and world powers enter a final round of nuclear talks, special advisor on Iran at the United States Institute of Peace Daniel Brumberg warns of a possible 'escalation of conflict' between Iran and the US if the deal fails. Duration: 00:55 Nov 19, 2014

Obama urges calm after 'horrific' Jerusalem attack

President Barack Obama condemns a "horrific attack" on a Jerusalem synagogue that killed four people, including three US citizens, and urged Israel and the Palestinians to seek peace. Duration: 00:54 Nov 19, 2014

FARC holding Colombia general

Colombia's FARC guerrillas confirm that they are holding a missing general whose kidnapping caused the government to suspend peace talks aimed at ending the country's 50-year-old conflict. Duration: 00:29 Nov 19, 2014

Abe calls snap Japan poll, delays tax hike

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday he was calling a snap election and delaying an expected sales tax rise after figures showed Japan was in recession. Duration: 01:14 Nov 19, 2014

German FM calls on Ukraine parties to return to ceasefire

Germany's Foreign Minister Frank Walter-Steinmeier met with Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Tuesday saying the country must not return to the situation it faced before the Minsk Agreement. Duration: 00:41 Nov 19, 2014

Ebola heightens childbirth danger in Sierra Leone

Having children has always been a frightening prospect in Sierra Leone, the world's most dangerous place to give birth, but Ebola has presented an alarming new threat for expectant mothers. Duration: 2:09 Nov 19, 2014

Exiled Ben Ali son-in-law returns to Tunisia

An exiled son-in-law of deposed Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali returned to the capital Tuesday to challenge a jail sentence for having a gun, his lawyer told AFP. Duration: 00:53 Nov 19, 2014

India tackles toilet troubles

Indians mobilise to improve access to toilets, and end practice of low-caste women cleaning them by hand. Duration: 00:46 Nov 18, 2014