Egypt's Morsy makes his power plays :: Six months into his presidency, Mohamed Morsy has at times taken investors on a rollercoaster ride of uncertainty. Events of the past week are an accurate reflection of the ups and downs that investors have been experiencing.
New year, same old problems? :: This month, the world's political and business elite will converge on Europe's highest-altitude town for the annual talk-shop that is the World Economic Forum, held this year under the banner of "resilient dynamism."
Quest: U.S. economy on the agenda :: It is that time of the year, again. Come January, as soon as the Christmas trees are taken down and the winter sales flood the shops, the world of business starts thinking about the World Economic Forum -- better known as Davos.
In pictures: Terry O'Neill TAG Award :: Alessandro Penso wins the Terry O'Neill award
Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
Day in pictures: 25 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 25 January
London Mayor on 'cyclotron of egos' :: While Prime Minister David Cameron's speech this week -- voicing his intent to let the British people vote on whether to stay in the European Union -- has caused concern on the continent, the mayor of London says it's all part of democracy.
Week in pictures: 19-25 January 2013 :: News photographs from around the world this week
Roll up for the inauguration :: The US presidential inauguration is a unique political spectacle, says historian David Cannadine.
What is motivating Pyongyang? :: Journalist Andrew Salmon on motivation behind North Korea's announcement that it will test nuclear weapons and missiles.
Can sanctions deter North Korea? :: North Korea has threatened new nuclear tests, but George A. Lopez believes sanctions will kick-start talks.
Another Tibetan sets himself on fire :: A Tibetan man protesting China's rule of the region set himself on fire Saturday, his death believed to be the first case of self-immolation this year -- but one that adds to a grim, growing toll.
Is China easing up on media? :: China's traditional iron-handed approach to the media has taken a surprise turn of tolerance with Beijing's soft handling of a recent dispute with local reporters, in what could well become a more open attitude toward the media under the incoming administration of presumed new President Xi Jinping.
Playtime that protects the planet :: CNN's Pauline Chiou goes to Hong Kong's annual toy fair to find out about the growing market for eco-friendly toys.
The cost of being a Davos delegate :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
Croatia lucky on EU membership? :: On July 1, 2013 the 27-nation European Union will become 28.
VIDEO: 'They would not share food with me' :: In Cambodia, until recently, people living with the Aids virus were treated as social outcasts.
Decrease in 'man boob' operations :: The number of operations to deal with 'man boobs' has fallen by a fifth in the past year in the UK, according to the latest data on cosmetic surgery.
The curious US cult of Jane Austen :: Is it right to add sex to Jane Austen novels?
Bill Gates: The world can defeat polio :: Bill Gates tells Fergus Walsh the world will eradicate the disease
VIDEO: World War II hero mystery solved :: Jan Leeming uncovers the true story of French Battle of Britain hero Rene Mouchotte whose wartime death was shrouded in mystery.
VIDEO: Sex trafficking: Lessons for the UK? :: BBC Inside Out investigates the rise in trafficking women through UK borders to work in the sex trade and asks if Romania can provide lessons for the UK.
Foo Fighter Grohl turns director :: Foo Fighter Dave Grohl on his new music documentary
The family feuds sparked by booming Indian land values :: British Indians return to claim now-valuable ancestral land
Nightclub fire kills 233 in Brazil :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WLfGyvFpg7U/brazil-nightclub-fire-idINDEE90Q03N20130128
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Australia: See baby winched from flood :: Australia's powerful storms led to an amazing rescue of two women and a baby stranded in a truck.
Medvedev defends U.S. adoption ban :: Fareed Zakaria speaks with Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev on the decision to ban Americans from adopting Russian children
2013: A 'game-changer' on climate? :: As leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos, signs of economic hope are upon us. The global economy is on the mend. Worldwide, the middle class is expanding by an estimated 100 million per year. And the quality of life for millions in Asia and Africa is growing at an unprecedented pace.
Tensions high after deaths :: Reza Sayah reports tensions are still high in Port Said, Egypt, following riots sparked by the soccer riot sentences.