Fresh violence erupts in C. African capital

After two days of apparent calm in the capital of the Central African Republic, violence eruped once again on Saturday morning as former Seleka rebels fired on civilians while the French army was on patrol. Dec 29, 2013

Beirut residents say they want to leave after bombing

Uncertainty and fear prevailed in Beirut Saturday, following the explosion of a car bomb which killed six people including Mohammad Chatah, a leading critic of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime. Dec 29, 2013

Student killed as Egypt protesters torch university

A student was killed and more than 100 arrested as police clashed with students who set fire to a Cairo university building Saturday amid an intensifying crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood. Dec 29, 2013

Cong-AAP react to Gadkari's 'match fixing' allegation

New Delhi, Dec 28 (ANI): Both Congress and AAP on Saturday reacted to the shocker from the BJP stable, even as national party president Nitin Gadkari said a prominent industrialist brokered a deal between Congress and Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal at a hotel in connection with forming the next government in Delhi. Dec 28, 2013

An industrialist brokered deal between Congress-Kejriwal: Gadkari

New Delhi, Dec 28 (ANI): In a shocker from the BJP stable, national party president Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said a prominent industrialist brokered a deal between Congress and Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal at a hotel in connection with forming the next government in Delhi. Dec 28, 2013

Donations in private schools must be monitored: Manish Sisodia

New Delhi, Dec 28 (ANI): Briefing the media for the first time after being sworn as the national capital's Education Minister, Manish Sisodia on Saturday said donations in private schools must be closely monitored since education isn't about making profit but helping the country grow. Dec 28, 2013

Kejriwal's tenure is not going to be very long: BJP

Patna, Dec 28 (ANI): General Secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Rajiv Pratap Rudy congratulated Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal for swearing-in as the new Chief Minister of Delhi however he also said that his tenure as CM will not be very long. Dec 28, 2013

Colorado's New Year High: Marijuana Conflict Still Exists

The first batch of licenses were given out to owners of cannabis dispensaries in Denver. Earlier in 2012, Colorado had voted for a new law that allowed the production and sale of medical marijuana for recreational use. In the first round, 42 licenses have been issued. Dec 28, 2013

UN reinforcements arrive in South Sudan

The first UN peacekeeping reinforcements arrive in South Sudan, where the government is said to have agreed a ceasefire after two weeks of fighting with rebels. In Juba, hospitals are filled with casualties but doctors say the situation is improving. Dec 28, 2013

Gunman in deadly attack on Thai opposition rally

A gunman opens fire at an opposition rally in Thailand in a deadly attack that has inflamed tensions in the politically divided kingdom, where anti-government protesters have wreaked fresh havoc in election preparations. Dec 28, 2013

Indian train inferno kills at least 26

A fire ripped through an Indian train carriage packed with sleeping passengers on Saturday, killing at least 26 people, and forcing terrified passengers to smash windows in a frantic bid to escape. Dec 28, 2013