edition.cnn.com Archives - 25 September 2016, Sunday

  • Would you swap your trainers with a stranger?

    edition.cnn.com 22 Sep '16, 7am

    The Sneaker Exchange events, which also feature live music, have grown from Osman's hobby into a viable business. Vendors pay to be part of the event, and guests are charged an entrance fee of about $5 (R60). s/o jhb! #sxcjhb A photo posted by Zaid Osman (@zaid_osman) on Sep 6, 2014 a...

  • Singapore GP: Rosberg wins to lead F1 title race

    edition.cnn.com 18 Sep '16, 2pm

    Story highlights Nico Rosberg wins Singapore GP Daniel Ricciardo finishes second Lewis Hamilton third loses title lead (CNN) Nico Rosberg held off a charging Daniel Ricciardo for a thrilling victory in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix to take the lead in the Formula One title race. With ...

  • Singapore GP: Nico Rosberg on pole after qualifying, Lewis Hamilton in third

    edition.cnn.com 17 Sep '16, 3pm

    "I'm not worried [about Ricciardo starting from P2] but I'll certainly be keeping my eye on him!" Hamilton, who struggled throughout practice, was understandably despondent but can take heart from earlier performances this season when starting further back on the grid. Things you don'...

  • US, Iraqi troops close in on last ISIS-held city - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 16 Sep '16, 5pm

    People flee the scene of a terror attack at Istanbul's Ataturk airport on June 29. Turkish officials have strong evidence that ISIS leadership was involved in the planning of the attack, a senior government source told CNN. Officials believe the men -- identified by state media as bei...

  • 'Kicks' explores violence, youth with a twist

    edition.cnn.com 10 Sep '16, 9pm

    The adventure that ensues is on its surface a film about a group of almost-teens fighting back. But a series of twists, bad decisions and an imaginary astronaut help transform the movie into a poignant exploration of violence and masculinity. The story was inspired by Tipping's own ex...

  • 'Kicks' explores violence, youth with a twist

    edition.cnn.com 10 Sep '16, 9pm

    The adventure that ensues is on its surface a film about a group of almost-teens fighting back. But a series of twists, bad decisions and an imaginary astronaut help transform the movie into a poignant exploration of violence and masculinity. The story was inspired by Tipping's own ex...

  • 'Kicks' explores violence, youth with a twist

    edition.cnn.com 10 Sep '16, 12am

    The adventure that ensues is on its surface a film about a group of almost-teens fighting back. But a series of twists, bad decisions and an imaginary astronaut help transform the movie into a poignant exploration of violence and masculinity. The story was inspired by Tipping's own ex...

  • 'Kicks' explores violence, youth with a twist

    edition.cnn.com 09 Sep '16, 10pm

    The adventure that ensues is on its surface a film about a group of almost-teens fighting back. But a series of twists, bad decisions and an imaginary astronaut help transform the movie into a poignant exploration of violence and masculinity. The story was inspired by Tipping's own ex...

  • Zika virus: Singapore confirms 56 cases

    edition.cnn.com 29 Aug '16, 9am

    The majority of the 41 reported cases are foreign construction workers. On Monday, the MOH finished testing all of the workers on the construction site who had shown symptoms of fever and rash. Workers staying in dormitories found in areas of concern were also screened. There is no va...

  • World's most breathtaking greenhouses

    edition.cnn.com 23 Aug '16, 1pm

    Davies Alpine House, Royal Botanic Gardens - Kew, United Kingdom – Kew Gardens houses one of the most important iron and glass structures in the world. Designed by Decimus Burton and engineered by Richard Turner, it was built between 1844 and 1848 to accommodate the exotic palms being...

  • S R Nathan: Former Singapore President dead at 92

    edition.cnn.com 22 Aug '16, 3pm

    (CNN) Former Singaporean President S R Nathan died Monday at the age of 92, according to a statement from the country's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong. Nathan suffered a stroke three weeks ago, according to Loong. Nathan, who held office from 1999 to 2011, was the longest-serving Pre...

  • 8 new hotels with surprising past lives

    edition.cnn.com 15 Aug '16, 9am

    To that end, more companies in the United States are involved in adaptive-reuse projects -- rehabbing buildings with a variety of past lives into hotels and other businesses that have a bit more pep and personality than some of the new-construction alternatives.

  • Monica Puig wins Puerto Rico's first Olympic gold

    edition.cnn.com 14 Aug '16, 1am

    Now, Puerto Rico has its first Olympic gold medal after tennis player Monica Puig defeated world No. 2 Angelique Kerber of Germany in the women's singles final.

  • Joseph Schooling: The Singapore swimming starlet who beat idol Michael Phelps

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 5am

    Singapore's prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has congratulated the swimmer on his Facebook page. "It is an incredible feat, to compete among the world's best, stay focused, and emerge victorious. Congrats once again to Joseph, you made us very proud today," said Lee. "To all of Team Sin...

  • Joseph Schooling: The Singapore swimming starlet who beat idol Michael Phelps

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 4am

    Singapore's prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has congratulated the swimmer on his Facebook page. "It is an incredible feat, to compete among the world's best, stay focused, and emerge victorious. Congrats once again to Joseph, you made us very proud today," said Lee. "To all of Team Sin...

  • Michael Phelps beaten by Joseph Schooling at Rio 2016

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 2am

    The 21-year-old Schooling punched the water upon realizing he had foiled three of the biggest names in world swimming. Phelps will now have to wait to see if he can add to his 23 gold medals when he is expected to take part in Saturday's men's 4x100m freestyle medley. READ: The other ...

  • Rio 2016 Olympics: Day 7 - LIVE!

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 1am

    Michael Phelps denied fifth gold by Singapore swimmer (10.18 p.m.) Rafael Nadal wins doubles gold after reaching singles semis (9.47 p.m.) US women's soccer team suffers first Olympic defeat since Sydney 2000 (3.47 p.m.) Cyclist Bradley Wiggins becomes Britain's most decorated Olympia...

  • New racers battle for historic win in Giraglia Rolex Cup - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 11 Aug '16, 6pm

    268 boats compete against each other in one of the world's most historic offshore races, the Giraglia Rolex Cup 2016.

  • Thousands gather for Giraglia Rolex Cup - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 11 Aug '16, 6pm

    Welcome to Saint-Tropez's Giraglia Rolex Cup, an historic sailing festival that hundreds of thousands of people are drawn to every year.

  • Making history in Saint-Tropez - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 11 Aug '16, 6pm

    Known as "Daughter of the Sea", Saint Tropez plays host to a sailing festival steeped in rich and poignant maritime history.

  • Indonesian arrests: 6 accused in rocket attack plot on Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 05 Aug '16, 4pm

    They were ordered to attack Singapore by Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian now believed to be in Syria, Amar said. He added police believe Naim is sending money from Syria to Katibah Gigih Rahmat to finance radicalism and terror activities in Indonesia. Katibah Gigih Rahmat's suspected leade...

  • Indonesian arrests: 6 accused in rocket attack plot on Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 05 Aug '16, 4pm

    They were ordered to attack Singapore by Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian now believed to be in Syria, Amar said. He added police believe Naim is sending money from Syria to Katibah Gigih Rahmat to finance radicalism and terror activities in Indonesia. Katibah Gigih Rahmat's suspected leade...

  • Singapore state visit: Obama upbeat on TPP trade deal - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 02 Aug '16, 5pm

    Obama, however, expressed optimism that once the election was over, lawmakers would give the TPP due consideration. "Hopefully after the election is over and the dust settles there will be more attention to the actual facts behind the deal and it won't just be be a political symbol or...

  • Singapore state visit: Obama upbeat on TPP trade deal - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 02 Aug '16, 11am

    Obama, however, expressed optimism that once the election was over, lawmakers would give the TPP due consideration. "Hopefully after the election is over and the dust settles there will be more attention to the actual facts behind the deal and it won't just be be a political symbol or...

  • Singapore state visit: Obama upbeat on TPP trade deal - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 02 Aug '16, 10am

    Story highlights The grand welcome is the first of its kind for a Southeast Asian country under Obama Obama plans to reiterate his commitment to seeing the TPP deal through Washington (CNN) One of the few issues that the top Democratic and Republican candidates have agreed on in 2016 ...

  • Giraglia Rolex Cup: 'Mythical' St .Tropez race pits classic yachts against modern rocketships

    edition.cnn.com 28 Jul '16, 10am

    For Mariska this is a race in uncharted territory, although many of her "professional amateur" crew have done it before on other boats. They know that in terms of pure speed they can't compete with the modern yachts, but Axel says it was "quite a moment" when they first discovered the...

  • Crafting the clutch: Anya Hindmarch's handbag empire

    edition.cnn.com 26 Jul '16, 7am

    READ: The most expensive handbag ever sold The brand is known for its craftsmanship, customization, understanding of technology and ultimately, wit. With quirky designs and unexpected collaborations, Hindmarch's archive includes entire collections inspired by everyday objects -- from ...

  • Crafting the clutch: Anya Hindmarch's handbag empire

    edition.cnn.com 26 Jul '16, 3am

    While today her well known customers range from Kendall Jenner to Kate Moss and Kate Middleton -- Diana, Princess of Wales was also a fan, referring to the Anya clutch as her "cleavage bag" because she would use it to hide her décolletage when coming out of cars.

  • Michelin Guide lands in Singapore, at last

    edition.cnn.com 22 Jul '16, 2am

    "While we have many top caliber chefs in Singapore who are cooking at a very high level, we should not ignore our pool of local talents who have strived tirelessly to elevate our local cuisine to the next level," says one newly minted Michelin-starred chef who spoke on condition of an...

  • Michelin Guide lands in Singapore, at last

    edition.cnn.com 22 Jul '16, 1am

    "While we have many top caliber chefs in Singapore who are cooking at a very high level, we should not ignore our pool of local talents who have strived tirelessly to elevate our local cuisine to the next level," says one newly minted Michelin-starred chef who spoke on condition of an...