Editor of list says UK and US will have to 'raise their games' to compete in future years
The robot, named 'Mark 1' took a year-and-a-half and over £34,000 to build
Our gallery showcases a way of looking at the world that is distinctly 'Independent'
Is the future freedom of Hong Kong perhaps really in the hands of folk like HSBC and Citibank and the other 68 world banks whose offices are here?
The death of an elderly care home patient is being investigated after he was found with foreign objects inside him.
World View: The abductions have given many in Hong Kong their nastiest fright since the ties with Britain were severed 19 years ago
Demonstrators throw bricks at police and set fire to rubbish bins in Mong Kok
Leo De Watts is thought to have made thousands of pounds in just a few weeks by shipping air to China from the UK
London comes in at number eight
Mr Lee and four of his colleagues all vanished separately in October last year
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'Even though I am a Swedish national, I truly feel that I am still Chinese. So I hope that the Swedish side would let me solve my own problems'
Lee Bo is the fifth employee of Mighty Current publishing house to vanish recently
'McDonald’s Next' has mood lighting and phone chargers at the tables
Both at home and abroad, students from across the globe worked hard to bring about change
Mark Jones outlines his plan to save tourism in the island city - it's all about the 'gweilos'