UK MPs reject Syria action plan, US may act unilaterally

In a major diplomatic victory for the authoritarian Syrian President, Bashar Al Assad, British lawmakers on Thursday voted against a government motion on military action against Syria after an eight-hour intense debate.

US still backs India at UNSC despite Syria vote

The United States continues to support a UN Security Council seat for India even as it`s in touch with Indian officials on the situation in Syria, according to a US official.