Delhi shivers at 2.4 degree Celsius as cold wave intensifies in north India

New Delhi/ Bareilly/Moradabad/Kanpur, Dec 30 (ANI): Cold wave continues to throw life out of gear in North India with the minimum temperature dipping to 2.4 degrees Celsius in the national capital, five degrees below normal. On Sunday, the minimum temperature in the national capital was 4.5 degrees Celsius. Dec 30, 2013

Michael Schumacher remains in 'critical' condition after suffering head trauma

Grenoble, Dec 30 (ANI): Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher remains in 'critical' condition following a fall while skiing off-piste in the French Alps resort of Meribel, his agent said. The 44-year-old German was taken to hospital in Grenoble and placed under the care of Professor Gerard Saillant, a brain and spine injury expert. Dec 30, 2013

Prayers, vigil as India remembers gang-rape victim

With vigils and prayers, India marks the first anniversary of the death of a student savagely gang-raped on a bus -- a tragedy that sparked nationwide protests against the treatment of women. Duration: 01:11 Dec 30, 2013

Bangladesh's war veteran lashes at Jamaat-e-Islami, lauds execution of Abdul Quader Molla

Dhaka, Dec 30 (ANI): Bangladeshi war veteran, Syed Shahidul Haque Mama who was also the second prosecution witness in the war crimes case against Islamist leader, Abdul Quader Molla hailed the decision to execute him for war crimes committed during the 1971 war of independence from Pakistan. Molla was hanged on December 12, in the first war crimes execution in Bangladesh. He was accused of collaborating with Pakistani forces, who were eventually defeated with India's help. Mama stressed that Jamaat-e-Islami should be abolished from Bangladesh. Dec 30, 2013

Ex-Iraqi aide recalls Saddam Hussein hanging

Mowaffak al-Rubaie sits in his office next to a statue of Saddam Hussein, the rope used to hang the dictator around its neck. Recalling his final minutes, the former national security advisor who oversaw the 2006 execution, said Saddam showed no regret. Dec 29, 2013

Female suicide bomber hits Russia train station

A female suicide bomber killed at least 16 people Sunday in a strike on the main train station of the southern Russian city of Volgograd that heightened security fears just six weeks before the Sochi winter Olympics. Dec 29, 2013