Three candidates prepare for Istanbul mayor election Sunday

Turks prepare to go to the polls on Sunday for the country's local elections and the spotlight is on Istanbul after prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared 'the battle for Istanbul is the battle for Turkey.' Duration: 00:56 Mar 27, 2014

Obama at EU headquarters for talks on takeover of Crimea

President Barack Obama pays his first visit ever Wednesday to European Union headquarters, cementing US-EU opposition to the takeover of Crimea after slamming Russian expansionism as a "sign of weakness." Duration: 00:29 Mar 26, 2014

Nitish Kumar targets Modi, says BJP ignoring senior leaders and establishing fascism

Patna, March 26 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday lashed out at BJP and Narendra Modi and said that the party who are neglecting and sidelining their own senior leaders, can never succeed in running a country successfully. He said that BJP has become a one-man party and that they are trying to establish fascism in the world's largest democracy. Mar 26, 2014

Rakhi Sawant to contest election from Mumbai

Mumbai, Mar 26 (ANI): Bollywood actress, Rakhi Sawant, on Wednesday announced that she will contest general election from entertainment capital Mumbai for main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party. Sawant added that she never wanted to contest election but this time she decided to fight for the rights of people. Mar 26, 2014

Deposit Rs. 10,000 crore to grant bail to Subrata Roy: SC tells Sahara Group

New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): The SC on Wednesday set a condition of depositing Rs 10,000 crore by Sahara Group for granting bail to its Chairman Subrata Roy. The apex court agreed to defreeze bank accounts of Sahara companies to raise Rs 10,000 crore. The court adjourned the case for Thursday, asking the group to give details of the bank account numbers which are to be defreezed. Mar 26, 2014