China Zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of budging

A version of this story appeared on CNN’s newscast simultaneously in China, a thrice-weekly update that explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it is affecting the world. Register here. Beijing CNN – Zhou, a car dealer in the northeast ChinaHe last saw his father alive in a video chat … Read more

Indonesia earthquake: the search is on as a 5.6-magnitude earthquake leaves more than 200 dead in West Java

Jakarta, Indonesia CNN – Rescuers were digging through rubble on Tuesday to find survivors of a powerful earthquake that destroyed homes and buildings in a densely populated area in Indonesia’s West Java province, killing at least 268 people. The country’s National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) said another 151 people were still missing and more than … Read more

Chris Hemsworth receives ‘strong indication’ of genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s while filming new show

CNN – Chris Hemsworth He embarked on a physically demanding personal journey for his new series, “Limitless,” which ultimately led to a real-life revelation. The “Thor” actor, 39, learns in episode one of the Disney+/National Geographic limited series — which shows him exploring ways to boost his longevity and fight aging — that he has … Read more

What really happened to Nika Shahkrami? Witnesses of her last hours questioned the story of Iran

CNN – An Iranian girl dressed in black stands over an inverted rubbish bin, waving her veil as she is engulfed in flames amid chants of “Death to the Dictator”. Moments later, a video clip shows her crouched to collect another scarf from her friend, which she will also light in front of the protesters. … Read more

A study finds that weight training and aerobic exercise reduce the risk of premature death

Editor’s note: Subscribe to CNN’s But Better Fitness newsletter series. Our seven-part guide will help you relax into a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN – Aerobic activities and weight training have health benefits in and of themselves, but combining them can have an even greater impact when it comes to preventing disease and the … Read more

Why the current oil boom of Arab countries may be the last

Editor’s note: A version of this story first appeared on CNN’s newsreel around the same time in the Middle East, a three-times-a-week look at the region’s biggest news. Register here. Abu Dhabi CNN – The oil boom brought about by Ukraine war It made the energy-rich countries of the Middle East very rich Again. But … Read more