Skip to main content

CNN World

Syndicate content CNN.com - World
CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.
Updated: 54 min 3 sec ago

Tent City feels permanent

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:56am
The sprawling tent city in Kathmandu's Ratna Park feels less like a temporary solution and more like a permanent residence with each passing day.
Categories: International News

Now boarding to hellish zone

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:56am
Every person with a boarding pass is about to enter a disaster zone. Some because they have loved ones who lost everything; others because they feel compelled to help.
Categories: International News

'Bizarre' bat-winged dinosaur discovered

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:53am
Chinese scientists say they have discovered a new dinosaur species, with bat-like wings, that sheds light on how dinosaurs may have evolved into birds.
Categories: International News

Bigger role for Japan's military

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:51am
The United States and Japan announced big changes Monday to the guidelines that will govern the defense relationship between the two countries going forward.
Categories: International News

Korean 'comfort woman' seeks redress

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:51am
Kim Bok-dong is 89 now, and is going blind and deaf. She knows her health is fading, and she can no longer walk unassisted. But her eyes burn bright with a passion borne of redressing her suffering of a lifetime ago.
Categories: International News

Why Scotland could hold key to UK's future

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 9:06pm
Six months ago, it was a political party that had lost.
Categories: International News

Spacecraft spins out of control

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 6:04pm
Russia is continuing efforts to make contact with a cargo spacecraft that took off on a resupply mission to the International Space Station but is now spinning out of control, NASA said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Yemen

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:34pm
Here's some background information about Yemen, a country located on the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, sharing a border with Saudi Arabia and Oman.
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:00pm
Here's a look at what you need to know about Saudi Arabia, a large, oil-rich middle eastern country bordering Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, Jordan, the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf. Saudi Arabia is also home to Islam's holiest cities, Mecca and Medina.
Categories: International News

Bloodied, exhausted and traumatized ... and out of there

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 2:13pm
Even from high above, flying in an Indian Air Force helicopter, it is easy to see that the people of Melamchi, central Nepal, are happy to see us.
Categories: International News

100 million-year-old sea monster fossil found

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:41pm
A farmer in Australia discovered a fossil belonging to a 100 million-year-old sea predator known as a "Kronosaurus."
Categories: International News

S. Korea: North Korea leader executes 15

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:25pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is continuing to rule with an iron fist, having ordered the execution of about 15 senior officials so far this year, according to an assessment by South Korean intelligence agents, a lawmaker who attended a closed briefing said.
Categories: International News

World's fastest train takes you a mile in 10 seconds

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:22pm
The Japanese Maglev train crushed its own world record by traveling at 374 miles per hour for nearly 11 seconds. Check out the train in action.
Categories: International News

I'm alive: Survivors connect with loved ones

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:22pm
Thousands remain missing in Nepal after a devastating earthquake struck the region on Saturday. A majority of them are Nepalese, Indian and Chinese residents, but a handful are adventurers, trekkers and vacationers who have not been heard from since the catastrophe.
Categories: International News

Capturing the Kanye, Kardashian kiss

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:21pm
Photographer Conor McDonnell tells the story of how he found himself taking photographs of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding.
Categories: International News

Maid gets last-minute reprieve

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:05pm
Categories: International News

Nepal earthquake death toll climbs above 5,000

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:40am
The death toll from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal four days ago has increased to 5,006, Nepalese officials said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Will newest micronation get off the ground?

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:10am
It would have made Thomas Jefferson proud.
Categories: International News
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes