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    At least 17 dead after building collapses in Mumbai

    At least 17 dead after building collapses in Mumbai


    At least 12 people were killed when a five-story building collapsed in a suburb of the Indian metropolis of Mumbai Tuesday morning, local authorities...

    At least 12 people were killed when a five-story building collapsed in a suburb of the Indian metropolis of Mumbai Tuesday morning, local authorities said.
    Videos link Russian government to Taliban arms

    Videos link Russian government to Taliban arms


    The Taliban have received improved weaponry in Afghanistan that appears to have been supplied by the Russian government, according to exclusive videos obtained by CNN, adding weight to accusations by Afghan and American officials that Moscow is arming...

    The Taliban have received improved weaponry in Afghanistan that appears to have been supplied by the Russian government, according to exclusive videos obtained by CNN, adding weight to accusations by Afghan and American officials that Moscow is arming their one-time foe in the war-torn country.
    Does North Korea sanctions bill risk US-China relationship?

    Does North Korea sanctions bill risk US-China relationship?


    The US may target Chinese companies as part of new North Korea sanctions, an administration official said this week, even as diplomats are working with Beijing at the UN to reach a new international...

    The US may target Chinese companies as part of new North Korea sanctions, an administration official said this week, even as diplomats are working with Beijing at the UN to reach a new international agreement.
    China closes part of Yellow Sea for drills

    China closes part of Yellow Sea for drills


    The Chinese navy is closing off a large portion of the Yellow Sea for two days of large-scale military activities beginning Thursday, according to a state-run...

    The Chinese navy is closing off a large portion of the Yellow Sea for two days of large-scale military activities beginning Thursday, according to a state-run newspaper.
    Vatican treasurer faces Australian court

    Vatican treasurer faces Australian court


    One of the most senior figures in the Vatican will on Wednesday face a court in his native Australia on multiple charges of historical sexual assault...

    One of the most senior figures in the Vatican will on Wednesday face a court in his native Australia on multiple charges of historical sexual assault offenses.
    Is China reinforcing border with N. Korea?

    Is China reinforcing border with N. Korea?


    China is further fortifying its border with North Korea, new reports show, amid continued tensions on the peninsula and concerns over potential US military action against...

    China is further fortifying its border with North Korea, new reports show, amid continued tensions on the peninsula and concerns over potential US military action against Pyongyang.
    Pyongyang promises nuclear strike if regime is undermined

    Pyongyang promises nuclear strike if regime is undermined


    North Korea threatened a nuclear strike on "the heart of the US" if it attempts to remove Kim Jong Un as Supreme Leader, Pyongyang's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported...

    North Korea threatened a nuclear strike on "the heart of the US" if it attempts to remove Kim Jong Un as Supreme Leader, Pyongyang's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported Tuesday.
    Australian woman slapped police car before she was shot, report says

    Australian woman slapped police car before she was shot, report says


    In an interview with investigators last week, one of the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk said he was startled by a "loud sound" near the squad...

    In an interview with investigators last week, one of the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk said he was startled by a "loud sound" near the squad car.
    Cardinal facing charges: Humble beginnings to the Vatican

    Cardinal facing charges: Humble beginnings to the Vatican


    Cardinal George Pell has a long list of achievements in the Catholic Church and in Australian society -- feted by popes, prime ministers and the Queen of...

    Cardinal George Pell has a long list of achievements in the Catholic Church and in Australian society -- feted by popes, prime ministers and the Queen of England.
    The Cambodian girls sold for sex by their mothers

    The Cambodian girls sold for sex by their mothers


    A neighborhood in Cambodia is a hotspot for child sex trafficking. But one group is fighting to rescue the...

    A neighborhood in Cambodia is a hotspot for child sex trafficking. But one group is fighting to rescue the victims.
    Australian politician quits due to dual citizenship - third in two weeks

    Australian politician quits due to dual citizenship - third in two weeks


    An Australian cabinet minister is stepping down from his position after discovering he was made a dual Italian citizen without his...

    An Australian cabinet minister is stepping down from his position after discovering he was made a dual Italian citizen without his knowledge.
    China's Xi tightens grip on power

    China's Xi tightens grip on power


    Chinese President Xi Jinping has moved to further consolidate his power over the world's newest superpower, striking down a rising political...

    Chinese President Xi Jinping has moved to further consolidate his power over the world's newest superpower, striking down a rising political star.
    Controversial Singaporean graphic novel wins 'Oscars' of comic world

    Controversial Singaporean graphic novel wins 'Oscars' of comic world


    A graphic novel about the history of Singapore stirred controversy before its publication, with a senior official in the city-state once warning that it could "potentially undermine the authority of legitimacy of the government and its public...

    A graphic novel about the history of Singapore stirred controversy before its publication, with a senior official in the city-state once warning that it could "potentially undermine the authority of legitimacy of the government and its public institutions."
    In Singapore, an entire street dedicated to satay

    In Singapore, an entire street dedicated to satay


    Every night at 7 p.m., Singapore's Boon Tat Street channels the spirit of the 1950s -- before the city state's skyscrapers stole the show -- and magically transforms into a street food lover's...

    Every night at 7 p.m., Singapore's Boon Tat Street channels the spirit of the 1950s -- before the city state's skyscrapers stole the show -- and magically transforms into a street food lover's paradise.
    China's 'skyscraper capital'

    China's 'skyscraper capital'


    It rises like a mirage as you pass the fallow fields and fish ponds of outer Hong Kong: a wall of skyscrapers shimmering in the distance. This is Shenzhen, which has grown from a small fishing village into a major financial and technology hub in less...

    It rises like a mirage as you pass the fallow fields and fish ponds of outer Hong Kong: a wall of skyscrapers shimmering in the distance. This is Shenzhen, which has grown from a small fishing village into a major financial and technology hub in less than 40 years.
    China unveils plans for smog-eating 'Forest City'

    China unveils plans for smog-eating 'Forest City'


    China is no stranger to contemporary architecture that boggles the mind or appears to side-step common sense, from an LED-lit horseshoe in Huzhou to a glowing teapot in Wuxi. But in 2016, China's State Council released guidelines forbidding the...

    China is no stranger to contemporary architecture that boggles the mind or appears to side-step common sense, from an LED-lit horseshoe in Huzhou to a glowing teapot in Wuxi. But in 2016, China's State Council released guidelines forbidding the construction of "bizarre" and "odd-shaped" buildings lacking character or cultural heritage, shifting their focus to the "economic, green and beautiful."
    Ole Scheeren's daring addition to Bangkok's skyline

    Ole Scheeren's daring addition to Bangkok's skyline


    German architect Ole Scheeren has been transforming Asian skylines with his signature geometric style for over a...

    German architect Ole Scheeren has been transforming Asian skylines with his signature geometric style for over a decade.
    Is Aung San Suu Kyi the Mandela of Asia?

    Is Aung San Suu Kyi the Mandela of Asia?


    After spending 15 years under house arrest, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi explains her life outlook and why she doesn't harbor...

    After spending 15 years under house arrest, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi explains her life outlook and why she doesn't harbor bitterness.
    Why can't these Indians leave Saudi Arabia?

    Why can't these Indians leave Saudi Arabia?


    7,700 Indian workers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after a series of layoffs. CNN gets access to one of the 20 camps where workers are...

    7,700 Indian workers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after a series of layoffs. CNN gets access to one of the 20 camps where workers are stuck.
    Heineken taps into Myanmar's beer market

    Heineken taps into Myanmar's beer market


    We look into Myanmar's brewing beer market and find out why Heineken invested in a $60 million brewery outside of...

    We look into Myanmar's brewing beer market and find out why Heineken invested in a $60 million brewery outside of Yangon.
    A 'car-eating' transformer could save environment

    A 'car-eating' transformer could save environment


    It looks like a giant, car-eating transformer, but China is hoping this new vehicle concept will be the answer to its crippling traffic...

    It looks like a giant, car-eating transformer, but China is hoping this new vehicle concept will be the answer to its crippling traffic problems
    Philippines elects its first  transgender politician

    Philippines elects its first transgender politician


    CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Geraldine Roman, the first transgender woman in history to be elected to the Philippines...

    CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Geraldine Roman, the first transgender woman in history to be elected to the Philippines congress.
    Painting with shadows

    Painting with shadows


    In India's capital city, one wall bears an off-beat artwork that disappears after the sun goes...

    In India's capital city, one wall bears an off-beat artwork that disappears after the sun goes down.
    Who is Rodrigo Duterte?

    Who is Rodrigo Duterte?


    He's caused outrage with inflammatory comments on rape and murder, but Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become its next president. CNN's Alexandra Field...

    He's caused outrage with inflammatory comments on rape and murder, but Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become its next president. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.
    Police save girls from trafficking in Vietnam

    Police save girls from trafficking in Vietnam


    CNN's Alexandra Field meets five 14-year-old girls saved by the Vietnamese border police as traffickers were about to take them across the border into...

    CNN's Alexandra Field meets five 14-year-old girls saved by the Vietnamese border police as traffickers were about to take them across the border into China.