(CNN) A rare tropical cyclone is approaching Tanzania and could become the first cyclone to make landfall in the nation in modern records. Tropical Cyclone Jobo, located near Madagascar in the South Indian Ocean, is currently equivalent to a strong tropical...
Russia is ready to start building its own space station with the aim of launching it into orbit by 2030 if President Vladimir Putin gives the go-ahead, the head of its Roscosmos space agency said on Wednesday. The project would mark a new chapter for Russia...
London (CNN) The UK's flagship music awards ceremony, the Brits, will go ahead with a 4,000-strong crowd, no social distancing and no masks next month, as part of a government trial that offers a peek at how large events can operate in a post-pandemic world...
(CNN) The ban preventing athletes from protesting or demonstrating at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has been upheld by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). In a statement released on Wednesday, the IOC said it had come to the decision to continue with the R...
Hong Kong (CNN Business) An award-winning Hong Kong journalist has been convicted of providing false statements to access a database as part of an investigation into alleged police mishandling of a violent mob attack on pro-democracy protesters in 2019. In...
Fans, currently unable to watch Premier League games amid Covid-19 restrictions, had come together on Tuesday to protest Chelsea's participation in the European Super League ahead of the side's goalless draw against Brighton. In seeking to make European foo...
A woman argues with a police officer during a protest in support of jailed opposition leader Alexey Navalny in Siberian city Ulan-Ude. In a statement on Telegram, Navalny's team said they were confident that their "requirements will certainly be met. RIA No...
Quetta, Pakistan (CNN) A car bomb blast outside a luxury hotel where the Chinese ambassador was reportedly staying in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta has killed four people and injured 12, according to local authorities. Quetta is the capital of t...
New York (CNN Business) Netflix is synonymous with streaming, but its competitors have a distinct advantage that threatens the streaming leader's position at the top. That was a big whiff for Netflix — a company coming off a massive year of growth thanks in...
New York (CNN Business) Dogecoin is tumbling after a stunning start to the year. Brian Brooks, the new CEO of crypto exchange Binance, says that's to be expected: Dogecoin is a lot of fun, and maybe even a good investment, but it's not the future. It's a no...
Written by Rob Picheta, Antonella Francini Saskya Vandoorne, CNNFrench Prime Minister Jean Castex is being sent ladies' underwear in the mail, as part of a protest by lingerie store owners whose outlets have been forced to close under the country's lockdown...
New York (CNN) Good news for people looking to get a post-pandemic chop: Amazon is opening a hair salon in London. Yes, you read that right. two-story, 1,500-square-foot salon equipped with new technology, including augmented reality hair consultations and...
London (CNN Business) When JPMorgan Chase agreed to finance a breakaway competition of some of the world's richest soccer clubs, it expected some heated discussions. But America's biggest bank didn't foresee this: Following massive blowback from fans, the s...
London (CNN) Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 95th birthday in a low-key fashion at Windsor Castle, just days after the funeral of Prince Philip, her husband of 73 years. This is the British monarch's second birthday since the onset of the coronavirus pand...
This week, Tesla's booth at the Shanghai Auto Show was briefly besieged by protesters complaining about problems with its cars, criticism that has dogged Elon Musk's company for months in the world's biggest market. China accounts for a fifth ofrevenue, and...
Graveyards are running out of space, hospitals are turning away patients, and desperate families are pleading for help on social media for beds and medicine. "Things are out of control," said Ramanan Laxminarayan, director of the Center for Disease Dynamics...
(CNN) Less than 48 hours after the formation of a new European Super League , several English clubs have already withdrawn from the controversial competition. The withdrawal announcements came amid multiple reports on Tuesday that the 12 members of the brea...
London (CNN Business) A dozen of Europe's top soccer clubs have agreed to form a breakaway league, producing howls of indignation from the sport's governing bodies, the elected leaders of France and Britain, and legions of their own fans. Why make such an u...
(CNN Business) Apple unveiled a slew of new products at its annual Spring launch on Tuesday, but waited until after the event to announce big changes coming to software for iPhones and iPads "next week." The company said in a press release that it will roll...
Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to meet in eastern Ukraine, where long-simmering tensions have resurged in recent weeks. Zelensky extended the invitation on Tuesday night during a...