Chinese walnuts boom as consumers seek therapy

It's boom time for Chinese walnut farmers as a new wave of wealthy consumers in search of hand massages -- and improved circulation -- value them more highly than gold. Duration: 01:15 Oct 15, 2014

Doctors hopeful as Spain Ebola nurse survives two weeks

Doctors treating a Spanish nurse infected with the deadly Ebola virus are cautiously optimistic for her condition after she survives the potentially critical two-week period after being infected. Duration: 00:47 Oct 15, 2014

UN chief Ban visits Gaza after $5.4bn donor pledge

United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon made a brief visit Tuesday to war-ravaged Gaza, two days after donor states pledged $5.4 billion in aid to rebuild after a devastating Israeli offensive. Duration: 01:15 Oct 14, 2014

Mexican state HQ torched in demo for missing students

Protesters torched part of the government headquarters of Mexico's southern state of Guerrero Monday during demonstrations over the disappearance of 43 students following an attack by gang-linked police on September 26. Duration: 01:09 Oct 14, 2014

Catalonia leader vows to press on with independence vote

Catalonia's president Artur Mas vowed Tuesday to press ahead with a vote on independence for the region on November 9, but under a different legal framework after Spanish authorities challenged the plan in the courts. Duration: 00:55 Oct 14, 2014

President Mukherjee invites Norway to invest in infrastructure

Oslo, Oct 14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday invited Norway to invest in the infrastructure sector of India, calling it an area of focus for the nation and thus a great opportunity for the Scandinavian country. Talking of the manufacturing sector along the lines of the recent 'Make in India' policy, President Mukherjee said India has renewed its thrust on the manufacturing sector. President Mukherjee, who is on a two-day visit to Norway , will travel to Finland later on Tuesday. Oct 14, 2014

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un reappears with walking stick

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un resurfaces with the help of a walking stick after a prolonged, unexplained absence that fuelled rampant speculation about his health and even rumours of a coup in the nuclear-armed state. Duration: 00:38 Oct 14, 2014

Mozambique gears up for key presidential vote

The presidential election in Mozambique on Wednesday is being closely watched, as the nation stands on the cusp of reaping vast wealth from its nascent gas industry. Duration: 02:38 Oct 14, 2014