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  • City Index
  • December 31 2015, 11:07 AM

What are the most popular New Year's Eve events in cities around the world?

What are the most popular New Year's Eve events in cities around the world?

The most popular events, like fireworks and the Times Square ball drop, cost next to nothing, but more luxe experiences can run you hundreds to hundreds of thousands of dollars.

  • City Index
  • December 16 2015, 2:30 PM

What are the most popular religions in cities around the world?

What are the most popular religions in cities around the world?

For this week's City Index, we take a look at the most dominant religions in ten cities around the world.

  • City Index
  • November 25 2015, 2:28 PM

Which holidays are celebrated in cities around the world?

Which holidays are celebrated in cities around the world?

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day, a uniquely American holiday. What holidays do people in other cities around the world celebrate? Hopes&Fears found out.

  • City Index
  • November 11 2015, 1:38 PM

What do kids learn by age 10 in cities around the world?

What do kids learn by age 10 in cities around the world?

This week we broke down—as specifically as possible—the skills and teachings children must master by the time they reach the age of 10 in several cities from across the globe.

  • City Index
  • November 4 2015, 5:33 PM

How much does it cost to own a pet in cities around the world?

How much does it cost to own a pet in cities around the world?

We spoke to vets and shops around the world for a global view on the costs of keeping pets. From New York to Barcelona, here are the basic annual costs, and a few things extra.

  • News
  • August 6 2015, 1:04 PM

In this experimental London bar even the air is alcoholic

In this experimental London bar even the air is alcoholic

U. K. Architecture firm Bombas & Parr has just unveiled their new design concept: a bar where you get drunk just by breathing.

  • City Index
  • August 4 2015, 2:31 PM

What are the penalties for assaulting a cop in cities around the world?

What are the penalties for assaulting a cop in cities around the world?

This week in City Index, we examine the consequences of attacking a police officer and resisting arrest.

  • News
  • July 27 2015, 3:28 PM

UK adds three-year-old to extremist watch list

UK adds three-year-old to extremist watch list

A three-year-old kid in London has been added to a watch list of potential extremists and radicals.

  • City Index
  • July 15 2015, 11:00 AM

Where does all the poop go?

Where does all the poop go?

Take a tour down the freshest and foulest sewer systems in eight cities around the world.

  • City Index
  • June 18 2015, 6:30 PM

What's on tap in bars around the world?

What's on tap in bars around the world?

From single tap deserts to heavenly beer halls, here's what drafts you can get on tap at bars around the world.

  • News
  • June 11 2015, 2:16 PM

Anti-homeless spikes are protested in London

Anti-homeless spikes are protested in London

Anti-homeless spikes installed outside a Foxtons real estate office in London are being removed in response to a petition with over 21,000 signatures.

  • Design
  • June 3 2015, 11:00 AM

Inspiration vacation: your summer design and fashion events guide

Inspiration vacation: your summer design and fashion events guide

This global selection of events, expos and openings is worth traveling for.

  • City Index
  • May 15 2015, 11:43 AM

What are the penalties for loitering around the world?

What are the penalties for loitering around the world?

This week, City Index examines the very blurred line between “standing around” and “breaking the law.”