Rare twin storms batter Mexico, 40 dead

Mexico is reeling from the rare one-two punch of major storms on opposite coasts that triggered floods and landslides, killing at least 40 people while stranding tourists in Acapulco. Duration: 00:49 Sep 17, 2013

Pray that Modi doesn't become PM: KC Tyagi

New Delhi, Sept 17 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) spokesperson KC Tyagi on Tuesday extended heartiest wishes to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday and wished for his long life. Sep 17, 2013

Rajnath blames SP for Muzaffarnagar violence

New Delhi, Sept 17 (ANI): Slamming the Samajwadi Party, BJP President Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that the State government in Uttar Pradesh was responsible for Muzaffarnagar violence. He also lashed out at the Centre for not acting on time. Sep 17, 2013

Nepal: Yeti Airlines takes orphan children to Everest

Katmandu, Sep 17 (ANI): Eighteen orphan children of Bal Mandir realized their dream coming true when Nepal's Yeti Airlines flew these children to see the world's highest peak, the snow laden Mt Everest. Sep 17, 2013

Cuban bishops make big appeal for change

Father Jose Feliz Perez, executive Secretary of the Bishops' Conference of Cuba, talks with journalists a day after Cuban bishops appealed to the government for political reform and continued economic change in their most direct plea in decades. Duration: 01:05 Sep 17, 2013

Tourists visit Costa Concordia salvage site

The rusting hulk of the Costa Concordia cruise ship rose erect from its watery grave off Italy's Giglio island Tuesday after the biggest ever salvage operation of its kind. Tourists come to see the boat. Duration: 00:49 Sep 17, 2013

Bangladesh sentences Islamist leader to death

Bangladesh's Supreme Court sentenced a senior Islamist leader to death for mass murder, toughening the punishment originally handed down by the country's war crimes tribunal. Bangladeshi social activists shout slogans in Dhaka on September 17, 2013, after a verdict was delivered against Abdul Quader Molla, the fourth-highest leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party. Duration: 00:27 Sep 17, 2013

China activist seeks democracy after 50 year fight

When Chinese police beat elderly former professor Sun Wenguang so badly they broke four ribs it was just part of the price he has paid for a lifetime defying authority. Duration: 01:32 Sep 17, 2013