Yemen: Soldiers somberly march in National Day parade one day after a suicide bomber killed at least 96 troops.
Syria: Bomb explodes in Damascus restaurant killing five people.
India: Train crash in southern India kills at least 25 people and injures dozens more.
Italy: Firemen rescue art from churches hit by a strong earthquake in the Emilia-Romagna region.
USA: Privately owned company launches rocket on mission to the International Space Station, where no private company has ever gone before.
Japan: Tokyo Skytree, the world's tallest broadcast tower and second tallest building, opens to the general public.