(CNN Business) Egyptian authorities have seized a massive cargo ship which blocked the Suez Canal for almost a week last month, amid a dispute over financial damages. An Egyptian court ordered the vessel's Japanese owner, Shoei Kisen Kaisha, to pay $900 mil...
Hide Caption 1 of 106 Photos: Unrest in Myanmar Buses from the Yangon Bus Service are seen burnt on April 12. Hide Caption 6 of 106 Photos: Unrest in Myanmar Protesters hold improvised weapons in Yangon on April 3. Hide Caption 11 of 106 Photos: Unrest in M...
Washington (CNN) President Joe Biden dispatched an unofficial delegation to Taiwan Tuesday in a show of support for the island, according to a senior administration official and a State Department spokesperson. That unofficial delegation is comprised of for...
(CNN) For the sixth month in a row, the city of Rio de Janeiro has seen more deaths than births -- a devastating indicator of the nation's unceasing Covid-19 crisis . Brazil's second most populous city, Rio de Janeiro registered 36,437 deaths in March -- 16...
(CNN) Iran has informed the international nuclear watchdog that it intends to massively ramp up its levels of uranium enrichment following an apparent attack on a nuclear site in the country over the weekend. On Tuesday, Iran's deputy foreign minister and a...
A double decker bus hijacked, and water cannons unleashed on protestors for the first time in six years. The disorder that has shaken parts of Northern Ireland over the last two weeks has highlighted the fragile peace that binds together the region's divers...
London (CNN Business) New Zealand is set to consider legislation that would require banks, insurers and asset managers to disclose the impacts of climate change on their businesses as the country tries to slash its carbon emissions. The government said in a...
(CNN) At least 42 migrants have died after a boat they were travelling in from Yemen capsized off the coast of Djibouti, East Africa, during the early hours of Monday morning, the United Nations' International Office for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday. The...
Maria van Kerkhove, the WHO's technical lead for coronavirus response, said 4.4 million Covid-19 infections had been recorded across the world last week globally and expressed concern about global trends. "This is not the situation we want to be in 16 month...
But Western experts say the alleged militia is an integral part of Beijing's efforts to exert its territorial claims in the South China Sea and beyond. In this photo provided by the National Task Force-West Philippine Sea, Chinese vessels are moored at Whit...
In situations like this, the national broadcaster is often stuck between a rock and a hard place. It has a duty not only to cover national events, but to focus the nation's attention on them. Simultaneously, it is dealing with a public that consumes media i...
They know snipers, likely trained by Russians, say Ukrainian officials are looking for a chance to fire. It's eerily quiet with an occasional crack of a gunshot in the distance shattering the calm, keeping everybody on edge. "If I visit a military base, the...
Foreign spying and interference in Canada last year hit levels not seen since the Cold War, in part because of vulnerabilities caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the main Canadian spy agency said on Monday,The Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) sin...
New York (CNN Business) Fox Corporation chief executive Lachlan Murdoch dismissed the Anti-Defamation League's demand that the company fire host Tucker Carlson, telling the organization in a letter that his company saw no problem with comments Carlson made...
New York (CNN Business) Intel has a plan to help alleviate the global chip shortage that has hampered the automotive industry, among others. That increased supply would be a big help to automakers that have faced production delays factory shutdowns and limi...
While bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may be virtual, they havevery real-world tax consequences. But any business paying more than $600 to a non-employee or paying wages to an employee must report that income to the IRS, said Mark Luscombe, principal fed...
New York (CNN Business) There's a new member in the pantheon of the worst-named companies in history. That is the actual name of the IT services unit that IBM is spinning off from its core business. Soon, the 90,000 employees affected by the change will no...
Paris (CNN) One person was killed and another injured after a shooting in front of a private hospital in Paris on Monday, a police source told CNN. The source said that the attacker fled the scene outside the Henry Dunant Hospital, in the 16th arrondissemen...
Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNNHow might architecture aid in solving the housing crisis and help build a more sustainable future? West of Ravenna, Italy, in the small town of Massa Lombarda, Mario Cucinella Architects has completed a prototype for a home tha...
(CNN) — France is set to ban short domestic flights in favor of train services, after lawmakers approved a plan that will see several air routes discontinued to reduce emissions. MPs voted late on Saturday to some suspend some flights by domestic airlines t...