Where twins are worshiped and murdered

Written by Tom Seymour, CNNAbout 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population.While the exact statistics are debated, anthropologists are united: Igbo-Ora has a singularly

$5 billion megaresort rises from the ocean

Editor's Note — CNN's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy.(CNN) — Four kilometers off the Dubai coastline lies Europe. Or a version of it, at least.Comprising six man-made islands styled

Photos show life in 19th century China

Written by Oscar Holland, CNNBefore the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land.From the 1850s, however, a band of pioneering Western photographers sought to capture the country's landscapes, cities and people, captivating audiences back home and