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Tokyo's mile-high skyscraper to be the tallest in the world

Plans show that the 5,577 feet-high Sky Mile Tower will stand in Tokyo Bay with a cluster of islands at its feet, dwarfing everything else on the city's already soaring skyline.<p>The tower will feature a hexagonal design, which was found to be the most wind-resistant shape, with six interconnected …

India deals blow to Facebook in people-powered 'net neutrality' row

Indian regulator outlaws differential pricing for data packages, blocking Facebook’s Free Basics service that ‘arguably disadvantage small providers’<p>Facebook has lost the right to offer its free mobile internet service in India after the country’s telecoms regulator ruled in favour of net …

20 Expensive Cars You Can Now Buy for Less Than $20,000

We won't pretend they'll be reliable, but they sure are a lot cheaper than they used to be.<p>We won't pretend they'll be reliable, but they sure are a lot cheaper than they used to be.

The 50 best business schools in the world

Earning an MBA can provide business-school graduates with an increased salary, a vast network of industry contacts, and new opportunities, but the extent of these career benefits can vary significantly depending on the school.<p>For our sixth annual ranking of the best business schools, we looked at …

The top 24 best business schools for your money

We took a look at our list of the 50 best business schools in the world and re-evaluated them on a ratio of starting salary to tuition to determine which schools give you the best bang for your buck. The higher the starting salary and lower the tuition and fees, the better the school fared on this …

College & University

Watch the RTR Ford Mustang Drift Against a Lamborghini Murcielago

An uncommon matchup in an abandoned theme park.<p>There are automotive duels you expect to see – Mustang versus Camaro, BRZ versus Miata, etc. – and then there are those less common matchups that you wouldn’t have expected, but at the end of the day you’re glad they happened. This video is an example …

Volvo S90 revealed: Sweden declares automotive war on the Germans

Volvo has spent billions to develop an entirely new engine platform focusing on small, turbo-, and supercharged engines. It has a new chassis platform that is flexible enough to support everything from 7-passenger SUVs to smaller sporty sedans. If the XC90 was step one in the reinvention of Volvo, …

1,001 Smart Business Ideas in Case You Need Inspiration

They're all here: the amusing ones, the crazy ones, and the "wait a minute, that one actually made someone a billion dollars" ones.<p>You might know Seth Godin as a sort of marketing legend, the author of books such as <i>Unleashing the Ideavirus</i>, "the most popular e-book ever published," according to his …

Best Fall Trips 2014

The end of the bustling summer tourist season kicks off one of the best times of the year to travel. Whether you’re up for adventure, relaxation, or something in between, check out our editors’ list of 10 best fall trips for inspired ideas. —Maryellen Kennedy Duckett

Italy's six best road trips

With a network of well-maintained roads that weave through a landscape of snow-capped peaks, plunging coastlines, lakes and historic towns, Italy offers plenty of epic driving. And while some routes are undeniably challenging, they all make for unforgettable experiences.<p>Here we highlight six …

2016 Kia Optima Turned into Convertible for SEMA

Midsize sedan becomes four-door convertible.<p>Just when we thought Kia engineers couldn’t top the craziness of a Raptor-like off-roading Sorento and a lifted Forte Koup mud-bogger, they prove us wrong. At this year’s SEMA show in Las Vegas, Kia will also show off a concept version of the 2016 Kia …

Fabulous Fall Foliage in Full Bloom: Pictures

United Kingdom

The 18 countries with the lowest tax rates in the world

The World Economic Forum's recent global competitiveness report uses "total tax rate" as one measure of how competitive a country is, with lower figures being better.<p>The total tax rate is actually defined by the World Bank. Here's how it works:<p>The total amount of taxes is the sum of five different …

The world's most colorful cities have no need for an Instagram filter

Most cities are colorful: They have different districts, interesting people, and unique stories. But let's drop the metaphor and focus on real …

Here's what a £22 million house on London's 'Billionaires Row' looks like on the inside

One house that the London native worked on is called "Fairways," and right now it's valued at around £22 million ($34 million), according to Glentree.<p>The property is located on "Billionaires Row" in The Bishops Avenue, North London, in one of the city's most expensive addresses.<p>The house measures …

Swimming Pools

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A Look at Urban Living Through the Eyes of 69 Photographers Around the World

For our latest group show, we invited you to share your photographs of urban living. Curated by Alison Zavos, Feature Shoot’s Founder and …

Richard Reed announces "UK's first" small business funding exhibition

Richard Reed, the co-founder of Innocent Drinks and venture capital fund JamJar Investments, has backed the launch of the “UK’s first ever” small …

11 Things In Nature You Didn't Know Could Glow In The Dark

Who knew fungus gnats could be so magical?

THE $20 BILLION CLUB: Meet the 5 most valuable startups in the world

Then that threshold rose to $5 billion, and then $10 billion.<p>Looking at recent media reports and The Wall Street Journal's "The Billion-Dollar Startup Club" list, there are now over 100 "unicorn companies" — companies with $1 billion+ valuations. There's a growing number of "decacorn" companies, or …

Startups

Lonely Planet's best places in Europe 2015

Europe is a magical miscellany of peoples and places, and the range of destinations can be overwhelming if you’re planning a trip. To narrow down the choices, we asked our team of Europe-based editors and authors to pick a list of 10 destinations looming large in their travel plans right now.<p>This …

A perfect day in Berlin

Berlin is a bon vivant, passionately feasting on the smorgasbord of life. A contagious energy permeates its cafes, bars and clubs, while indie boutiques and progressive restaurants compete for your time with world-class museums and striking landmarks that reflect the city’s riveting history. …

Peace Ranch, outside Aspen, Colo.

Size: 600 acres, five residences, surrounded by 20,000 acres of national forest<br>List price: $49.5 million<br>Winning bid: N/A - Auction is Nov. 6<br>Auction Company: Concierge Auctions

Open to Changes in Land Bill That Benefit Poor, Farmers: PM Modi

<b>New Delhi:</b> Amendments in the land acquisition bill in the interest of farmers, poor, village and nation will be accepted, Prime Minister Narendra …

India

Small Islands Are Biggest Beneficiaries Of Renewable Energy

When it comes to sites where renewable energy can have the biggest impact, it's best to look offshore.<p>Islands are often cut off from mainland grid …

Remote, romantic southern Spain

Located midway between the Mediterranean and the mountains, the region of Las Alpujarras charms visitors with Moorish architecture, ancient villages and rolling olive groves.

Sausages

The last railway in the West Indies

One of the few of its kind, the narrow gauge railway loops travellers through verdant jungles, over canyon-spanning steel bridges and along the island’s rocky coast.<p>On an island some 29km long and 8km wide, with its west side bordering the Caribbean Sea and its eastern side facing the Atlantic …

Britain enters a new 'golden' age of luxury home sales

Close to £1bn worth of property deal activity took place in the post-election dash to complete before luxury house prices rocket<p>One agent describes it as a “golden deals day”. Another says his mobile phone lit up like a Christmas tree as the results started coming in.<p>As far as the high-end property …

Real Estate

Uber to launch cash payment option in India | Financial Times

Ride-hailing app Uber is opening a new front in its attempts to compete with cheaper rivals in fast-growing emerging markets by offering Indian …

Emerging Markets