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Army sergeant Charles Jenkins defected at height of Cold War

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:26:16 GMT

A former US Army sergeant who defected to North Korea while stationed on the Korean Peninsula at the height of the Cold War has died in Japan at the age of 77.(image)


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Australian senator resigns over Chinese influence allegations

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:36:37 GMT

An Australian senator with close ties to a prominent Chinese businessman and political donor has stepped down amid growing concerns about China's influence over Australian politics.(image)


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UN envoy: Korean tensions are world's most serious security issue

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:57:48 GMT

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula are the world's most dangerous security issue, and must be resolved fast and diplomatically to avoid war, a top United Nations envoy said after a rare visit to North Korea.(image)


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Hospital loses license after mistakenly declaring newborn dead

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:59:53 GMT

The Delhi government has canceled the license of a private hospital where a newborn baby was mistakenly declared dead.(image)


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Japan to buy long-range missiles

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:50:41 GMT

Japan will for the first time buy long-range missiles to counter the country's "increasingly severe" national security situation, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said.(image)


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UNICEF: Pollution putting million of infants at risk

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:45:10 GMT

Almost 17 million infants worldwide are breathing toxic air, potentially affecting their brain development, according to a UNICEF report published Wednesday.(image)


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Hong Kong activist faces prison again

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:01:44 GMT

Joshua Wong is getting used to being in court.(image)


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Australia legalizes same-sex marriage

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:30:57 GMT

Australia's parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage Thursday after years of political jockeying and fierce public debate.(image)


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Bangladesh sends 100k Rohingya to island

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:06:52 GMT

Bangladesh is moving ahead with a controversial plan to move Rohingya refugees to a low-lying island, with construction of facilities to begin "very soon."(image)


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Inside world's biggest Starbucks

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 19:11:31 GMT

With more than 600 Starbucks stores already in Shanghai, there's hardly a shortage of options to get your grande latte fix in China's biggest city.(image)


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Sufi music draws pilgrims to Delhi

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:15:57 GMT

Hundreds of threads are tied on the lattice windows, carrying worshippers' prayers.(image)


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Exclusive video tells of Rohingya massacre

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:39:12 GMT

Exclusive footage reveals accounts of carnage from the village of Tula Toli in Myanmar, where the army allegedly massacred Rohingya Muslims.(image)


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See how bad Delhi's pollution is

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:56:15 GMT

India's capital is blanketed in heavy smog, with air so polluted that breathing it in is considered roughly equivalent to smoking 44 cigarettes a day.(image)


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Why does North Korea hate the US?

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:28:08 GMT

The North Korean regime teaches its citizens to hate America. But why? CNN's Will Ripley explains how it all started.(image)


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Dorms & canteens: Inside a North Korean factory

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 09:53:17 GMT

CNN's Will Ripley was shown around North Korea's largest textile factory complex.(image)


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Play with elephants at this treetop paradise

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 18:13:12 GMT

CNN Travel's Elite Escapes visits the Four Season's luxury tent complex in Thailand's Chiang Rai province.(image)


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Legends of judo: Yasuhiro Yamashita

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 10:33:54 GMT

Meet Yasuhiro Yamashita, one of the greatest heavyweight judokas in history. The Japanese legend ended his career with a 203-match unbeaten streak.(image)


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Inside India's obesity epidemic

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:09:30 GMT

India, once notorious for malnutrition, is now a land of obesity. CNN talks to experts, doctors and families about why.(image)


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From above: The Rohingya mass exodus

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:36:19 GMT

Drone footage provided by UNHCR shows Rohingya refugees' mass exodus into Bangladesh from Myanmar.(image)


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