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DELHI — Will tea-drinking Indians take to America’s favorite coffee?
January 31, 2012, 9:27 AM PST | By Betwa Sharma
BEIJING - Some Chinese city governments have a new answer to corruption: public parks.
January 31, 2012, 7:39 AM PST | By Tom Hancock
PARIS — American retailer Forever 21 brings low-cost fashion to a fashion-hungry French market with first store near Paris.
January 31, 2012, 12:05 AM PST | By Bryan Pirolli
MEXICO CITY — PepsiCo has chosen Mexico, one of the world’s most overweight nations, as home base for the development of its global healthy snacks initiative.
January 30, 2012, 5:00 AM PST | By Lauren Villagran
MADRID — Spanish tourism grew 10-percent in 2011, due to consumer confidence, innovation and the Arab Spring, and the future looks bright.
January 30, 2012, 4:34 AM PST | By Jennifer Riggins
BEIJING - China’s rich-poor gap is bigger than ever, but Chinese people are surprisingly relaxed about inequality, according to a Harvard survey.
January 30, 2012, 3:56 AM PST | By Tom Hancock
DELHI — Hundreds of infant deaths in India have been blamed on poor-performing rural hospitals in West Bengal. One doctor highlights severe malnutrition as the root of the unfolding tragedy.
January 29, 2012, 12:07 PM PST | By Betwa Sharma
MELBOURNE — The currently defunct Southern Star Observation Wheel in Melbourne has been criticized as an engineering and commercial failure. Will 2012 be the year it finally gets back on track?
January 29, 2012, 4:05 AM PST | By Lieu Thi Pham
HONG KONG — Advocates hope they are just the first step to combat light pollution.
January 29, 2012, 1:41 AM PST | By Vanessa Ko
DELHI — Indians inhale the most toxic air, according to a study by Columbia and Yale Universities, which ranks 132 nations on an Environmental Performance Index.
January 28, 2012, 9:55 AM PST | By Betwa Sharma