An in-depth look at one of the stories grabbing the headlines on the world stage.
Police in India say four suspected terrorists arrested in the state of Rajasthan were planning attacks to disrupt legislative elections, slated for next month.
With the Sochi Winter Olympics starting in Friday, Russia has tried to brush up its image, freeing members of Pussy Riot, Greenpeace activists and former billionaire Mikhael Khodorovski.
China's official media say that the government has issued new rules warning officials not to abuse the country's state secrets laws.
Ukraine's opposition called for international mediation and appealed for Western financial aid for the first time in their protests against President Viktor Yanukovych.