US steps up backing for Syrian Opposition - Clinton
‘They’ve got to safeguard the chemical weapons
that we know the Syrian regime has’:
US: The United States is stepping up support for
the Syrian opposition amid signs events in the 16-month uprising are
moving faster on the ground, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said
Veteran Mukherjee to be sworn in as India president
INDIA: Former finance minister Pranab Mukherjee
was to be sworn as India's president Wednesday, with expectations
that the veteran politician will breathe some fresh life into the
largely ceremonial post.
EU-Iran officials hold talks on nuclear row
TURKEY: European and Iranian diplomats appeared
to make little headway as they met in Turkey on Tuesday in a bid to
seek common ground in the protracted negotiations on Tehran's
disputed nuclear drive.