The world is locked into 1.5 degree Celsius global warming, posing severe risks, according to a new climate report commissioned by the World Bank.
The UK Independence Party's (UKIP) latest triumph at the ballot box brings a potential exit by the U.K. from the EU closer, analysts have warned CNBC.
World powers are hoping to come to an agreement over the country's nuclear program on Monday, but analysts and officials involved in negotiations are pessimistic that an agreement can be found by then.
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The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Russian tennis star and founder of candy company Sugarpova, Maria Sharapova.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to star tennis player, Maria Sharapova on her childhood and how she discovered her love for the sport.
In part two, Sharapova talks about how she overcame injury, her work with the United Nations and the launch of her candy business, "Sugarpova".