Here's a look at news events scheduled for Thursday, November 15, 2012.
Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray, 86, is gravely ill. Security has been tightened at his family home in central Mumbai and city police are on alert.
AUNG SAN SUU KYI IN INDIA
Myanmar opposition leader Suu Kyi to meet External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid in New Delhi.
(Read what is Suu Kyi's appeal to India here)
TRANSITION IN CHINA
China unveils its new leadership line-up for the next five years. Xi Jinping to take over from outgoing president Hu Jintao as party chief.
(China's new party chief Xi gets strong mandate for action. Read story here)
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The government on Friday sought parliamentary approval to raise federal spending on social welfare, months after opposition lawmakers and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's own officials slammed his cuts in spending. Full Article