- Credit card packs in $1,148 of valueon September 22, 2021 at 5:23 PM
- Attacked, rejected and harassed: Asians around the world speak out on workplace discriminationon September 22, 2021 at 5:23 PM
- Aide to Ukraine's president survives apparent assassination attempton September 22, 2021 at 5:31 PM
Shots were fired at the car of a top aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky outside Kiev on Wednesday morning, in what police are calling an assassination attempt.
- They escaped the Taliban. Now, they're stranded in a foreign countryon September 22, 2021 at 2:38 PM
Afghan refugees fleeing their homeland are making the treacherous journey to Turkey after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. CNN's Arwa Damon speaks to several Afghans who have attempted-- but failed -- to cross into Turkey.
- Around 20% of Nigerian workers lost jobs due to COVID-19, official figures showon September 22, 2021 at 12:42 PM
Around 20% of workers in Nigeria have lost their jobs as a result of COVID-19, the government's statistics office said on Tuesday, outlining the impact of the pandemic on businesses in Africa's most populous nation.
- Hundreds storm Namibia parliament ahead of German genocide deal voteon September 22, 2021 at 10:31 AM
Around 300 protesters stormed Namibia's parliament on Tuesday, as the National Assembly was due to vote on a $1 billion compensation offer from Germany to atone for its 1904-1908 genocide against the Herero and Nama people.
- 5 things to know about Evergrande, the Chinese business empire on the brinkon September 22, 2021 at 7:50 AM
The troubles of Chinese conglomerate Evergrande have dominated headlines after it warned once again that it could default on its astronomical debt because of a cash crunch.
- Taliban request representation at the UNon September 21, 2021 at 11:43 PM
The Taliban have requested representation at this week's United Nations General Assembly, a move that is expected to kick off a diplomatic battle with the preexisting Afghan envoy.
- He beat Uber in China. Then he got too big for Beijingon September 21, 2021 at 5:44 AM
Cheng Wei built a world-class ride-hailing app that not even Uber could keep up with in China.
- Gas prices in the UK could trigger food shortages within weekson September 20, 2021 at 5:42 PM
UK supermarkets could face shortages of meat and other fresh food within weeks after soaring gas prices prompted a major US fertilizer manufacturer to suspend production, turning off most of Britain's supply of carbon dioxide to the food and drink industry in the process.
- The 'world's safest city' for 2021 revealedon September 20, 2021 at 4:09 PM
Safety has long been a paramount concern for travelers when it comes to deciding which destination to visit.
- 900,000-pound airport gates rolled across a runwayon September 18, 2021 at 3:11 AM
Airport gates are usually the last point of solid ground that fliers experience before taking to the skies, but at one US airport this month, a remarkable engineering feat saw several gates embark on their own incredible journey.
- New Amazon original film explores a dark era of medical historyon September 17, 2021 at 9:36 PM
It's a tale as old as time: A woman won't conform to societal norms, traditional notions of femininity or what's expected of her, and is dismissed as diseased. She's considered hysterical. And, as such, she is locked up, burned at the stake, hidden away or placed under the supposedly steadier control of men.
- Arc de Triomphe wrapped in fabric, a vision six decades in the makingon September 17, 2021 at 9:48 AM
After three months of construction work at Paris' famed Arc de Triomphe, the 160-foot-tall war monument has been completely concealed. The landmark, built during Napoleon's reign, has been outfitted in 270,000 square feet of silver-blue polypropylene fabric bound with red ropes.
- Rare photos show the early years of NASA's space shuttle eraon September 16, 2021 at 2:28 AM
NASA's first space shuttle was meant to be named Constitution -- a nod to the United States Bicentennial that year. But a write-in campaign by "Star Trek" fans prompted President Gerald Ford to change his mind.
- Centuries-old Indian glasses could sell for millionson September 15, 2021 at 1:20 AM
Two pairs of 17th-century glasses are expected to fetch millions of dollars at auction next month. The jewel-encrusted spectacles, which feature lenses made from diamond and emerald rather than glass, are believed to have originally belonged to royals in the Mughal Empire, which once ruled over the Indian subcontinent.
- The hidden side of Europe's package holiday hotspoton September 14, 2021 at 2:59 PM
It's Spain's Mediterranean escape, a place that for decades has been the go-to spot for jet setters, party lovers and package vacationers keen to let their hair down and enjoy sun, sea and sand in abundance.
- Britain was a world leader in travel. Not any moreon September 14, 2021 at 2:23 PM
Britain's strict Covid-19 testing requirements for overseas visitors and Brits wishing to holiday abroad had a "devastating impact" on the UK travel industry this summer, causing it to fall behind European rivals and putting thousands of jobs at risk.
- For 300 years, this painting had a secret hiding in plain sighton September 9, 2021 at 11:30 AM
For around three centuries, the girl reading a letter in the dimly-lit solitude of a Johannes Vermeer painting gave no indication of what the message contained.
- Dread at 30,000 ft: Inside the increasingly violent world of US flight attendantson September 6, 2021 at 5:32 PM
Working as a flight attendant previously afforded Mitra Amirzadeh the freedom to explore the world -- taking her from her home in Florida to destinations including Kenya, France and Spain.
- Angela Merkel: What will Germans miss about the chancellor?on September 22, 2021 at 11:53 PM
BBC Europe editor Katya Adler takes a road trip to find out how Germans will remember their chancellor.
- Central African Republic war: No-go zones and Russian meddlingon September 22, 2021 at 11:36 PM
All sides are accused of planting landmines in a dangerous shift in the Central African Republic.
- Why China's Xi Jinping looks to be pursuing a road back to socialismon September 22, 2021 at 11:33 PM
China has not been very socialist for years, but the Communist Party looks set to change that.
- 'Side-eying Chloe' Clem to sell iconic meme as NFTon September 22, 2021 at 11:04 PM
The image of Chloe Clem could fetch her tens of thousands of dollars at auction.
- Aukus pact: France and US seek to mend rifton September 22, 2021 at 9:34 PM
The deal caused outrage in France, which lost a contract to build submarines for Australia.
- Angry scenes at Haiti airport as deported migrants arriveon September 22, 2021 at 9:26 PM
The US is flying migrants out of a Texas border town where 13,000 have gathered in makeshift camps.
- Air pollution: Even worse than we thought - WHOon September 22, 2021 at 5:08 PM
The WHO is slashing recommended maximum limits of key pollutants as evidence of danger mounts.
- I'm a Celebrity: Crew member's Covid case triggers lockdownon September 22, 2021 at 4:35 PM
A crew member on I'm a Celebrity tests positive, sending thousands into lockdown and sparking a backlash.
- President Biden pledges 500m more vaccine doses to developing worldon September 22, 2021 at 4:14 PM
The US president promises an extra 500 million shots to the developing world, as he hosts a Covid summit.
- Lithuania urges people to throw away Chinese phoneson September 22, 2021 at 3:41 PM
The country's National Cyber Security Centre found security risks in both Xiaomi and Huawei models.
- Willie Garson: Sex and the City actors remember late co-staron September 22, 2021 at 3:39 PM
The actor, who has died aged 57, was known for his role as Stanford Blatch in the series and films.
- Melbourne earthquake: Australians react to rare quake that rattled countryon September 22, 2021 at 3:33 PM
One resident thought the 5.9 magnitude quake was just his neighbours doing an intense workout.
- Bolsonaro: Fact-checking claims by the Brazilian leader at UNon September 22, 2021 at 3:20 PM
Mr Bolsonaro's speech to the UN had a number of claims in it, which we've looked into.
- Trump sues niece and New York Times over tax storyon September 22, 2021 at 1:58 PM
A lawsuit accuses Mary Trump and reporters of an "insidious plot" to obtain confidential documents.
- German cashier shooting linked to Covid-19 conspiracieson September 22, 2021 at 1:47 PM
A man suspected of killing a cashier is linked to conspiracy theorists and far-right politics.
- La Palma volcano lava engulfs homes and swimming poolson September 22, 2021 at 1:23 PM
Molten rock from the erupting Cumbre Vieja volcano is destroying hundreds of buildings.
- Cavers descend into Yemen's 'Well of Hell' for first timeon September 22, 2021 at 12:26 PM
The 112m-deep pit has long been shunned by many local people, who believe it harbours genies.
- Aukus: Australia's big gamble on the US over Chinaon September 22, 2021 at 5:04 AM
Australia has taken a central role in the Aukus defence pact - there are major benefits and risks too.
- Melbourne protests: Third day of violent anti-vaccine demonstrationson September 22, 2021 at 4:53 AM
Demonstrators have been marching against lockdowns and mandatory vaccines in Australia's second largest city.
- Life at 50C: Heat hitting home in Australiaon September 21, 2021 at 11:09 PM
Cities like Sydney are already experiencing extremely hot days because of climate change.