India's PM, Manmohan Singh, says he will step down
3 January 2014 Last updated at 06:22 GMT
The Indian Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, has said he will not stand in the next general elections, and that he will hand over power to a new prime minister.
He has been the prime minister in the world's largest democracy for nearly ten years.
Mr Singh made the announcement at a press conference. He said: "In a few months' time after the general election I will hand the baton over to a new prime minister."