At least five vehicles have been torched in Dhaka ahead of the Opposition's second spell of a nationwide strike. The opposition demands the creation of a caretaker government for the forthcoming elections in 2014.
Journalists and supporters of the Free Kieron campaign staged a silent protest outside the Russian Embassy in London to show solidarity with Kieron Bryan, a freelance videographer contracted by Greenpeace to document a protest in the Arctic.
The family of IRA volunteer Martin Meehan, who died 3rd Nov 2007, revealed today a new mural to him in Ardoyne, Belfast. A large crowd turned out to watch and listen to guest speaker ex-IRA prisoner and close friend of Martin's, Gerry McDonnell.
Madrid Zoo presented its fourth giant panda born in captivity. A two-month old male baby giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) born last Aug. 30, 2013, weighing 210 grams and now weighing 4.166 kilos.
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The 31 provincial-level regions of mainland China have reported the highest number of smoggy days so far this year since 1961 according to the China Meteorological Administration.
Greeks staged a protest rally against a planned gold mine operation by Canadian company Eldorado Gold in the peninsula of Halkidiki, Greece. Activists, supporters and anonymous citizens claim the project will do irreparable damage to the environment.
A few retirees gathered at the monument to Vladimir Lenin at a rally on the anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution. Speakers traditionally branded "savage face of capitalism" and their supporters responded limp applause.
Ryan Reeves aka Ryback is a professional American World Wrestling Entertainment champion. He was signing official WWE DVDs, Games and merchandise in Oxford Circus HMV store.
About 50,000 people demonstrated in Madrid to demand the release of the Saharawi people and demand their rights against government oppression Moroccan and Spanish government inaction. The day marks the 40th anniversary of the Polisario Front.