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These are 2015's most exciting building projects

CNN World - 1 hour 46 min ago
2015 sees the arrival of Europe and China's tallest buildings, a New York housing block that towers over the Empire State, and loads more.
Categories: International News

Vietnam's 'World Building of the Year'

CNN World - 1 hour 58 min ago
The Chapel is a small, colorful building on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City.
Categories: International News

China issues scathing report on Alibaba

Business News - 2 hours 19 min ago
No business is safe from scrutiny in China -- not even its star tech firm.

Diamonds are getting cheaper. Time to buy?

Business News - 3 hours 54 min ago
The price of just-mined diamonds is falling. But the outlook for the prices consumers pay is less clear.

Air pollution choking the life out of Asia

CNN World - 4 hours 11 min ago
Pollution accounts for one in 8 deaths worldwide and it's especially bad in Asia, where everything from palm oil to peat fires creates haze.
Categories: International News

Israel: Rockets from Syria hit Golan Heights

CNN World - 4 hours 13 min ago
At least two rockets fired from Syria landed in Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday afternoon, prompting Israel to respond with artillery fire, the Israeli military said.
Categories: International News

Cumberbatch apologizes for 'colored actors' remark

CNN World - 4 hours 14 min ago
Oscar-nominated star Benedict Cumberbatch has apologized for referring to black actors as "colored" on a U.S. talk show.
Categories: International News

Airline uses feng shui to match passengers on a blind date

CNN World - 4 hours 23 min ago
Thousands of lonely souls have registered to win an overseas blind date, as Jetstar teams with a feng shui master to match fliers.
Categories: International News

Apple's China strategy pays

CNN World - 4 hours 23 min ago
China is playing a major role in Apple's record quarterly profits. CNN's David McKenzie reports on the iPhone's success in China.
Categories: International News

Did Russia poison spy's tea?

CNN World - 4 hours 23 min ago
A UK public inquiry into the 2006 death of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko opened Tuesday at the Royal Courts of Justice in London, after years of wrangling over what evidence can be heard.
Categories: International News

Shakeup after intel scandal

CNN World - 4 hours 23 min ago
Argentina's president has proposed the dissolution of the country's domestic intelligence service after the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Categories: International News

Mexican massacre case closed?

CNN World - 4 hours 23 min ago
Mexican authorities say they're not done. There are still suspects at large they have to detain, and detainees they must try and sentence. But Mexican Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam says there is "legal certainty" that 43 college students who went missing four months ago in the Mexican state of Guerrero were murdered.
Categories: International News

Search continues for QZ8501 remains

CNN World - 4 hours 24 min ago
The Indonesian military said Tuesday that it was stopping its efforts to recover the remains of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 almost a month after the commercial jet crashed into the sea.
Categories: International News

ISIS: We're behind hotel attack

CNN World - 4 hours 24 min ago
At least 10 people and two attackers were killed in Tuesday's attack against the luxurious Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, a spokesman for a security division of the Ministry of Interior in Tripoli said.
Categories: International News

ISIS deadline nears

CNN World - 4 hours 24 min ago
A video file posted online Tuesday purports to relay a new message from Japanese ISIS hostage Kenji Goto: He and a captive Jordanian military pilot will be killed in the next 24 hours if Jordan doesn't release a convicted would-be suicide bomber.
Categories: International News

Amazon tribe under threat

CNN World - 4 hours 25 min ago
Portuguese photographer Daniel Rodrigues has documented the pure, pristine and, tragically, fleeting existence of the Awa-Guaja tribe in Brazil.
Categories: International News

South Korea pushes for DMZ eco park, North says 'no thanks'

CNN World - 4 hours 28 min ago
Seoul hopes to recruit outside help to persuade its northern neighbor to open a joint park in the famed demilitarized zone, now home to a thriving natural habitat.
Categories: International News

China crackdown makes it harder to get around the Great Firewall

Business News - 4 hours 30 min ago
China has beefed up its Great Firewall yet again, this time cracking down on virtual private networks, or VPNs, which allow users to access censored and blocked content on the web.

China vows to end gold medal obsession

Business News - 5 hours 45 min ago
China's ongoing anti-corruption drive has claimed another victim: The country's obsessive pursuit of gold medals, previously considered the only athletic result worth noting.

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