Thousands of scrapped taxis are pictured at a yard in the center of China's Chongqing city on March 4. Traffic congestion and pollution have worsened dramatically in Chinese cities as the country's long-running economic expansion has allowed increasing numbers of consumers to make big-ticket purchases such as cars. China may surpass the US this year to become the largest car market in the world. AFP/Newscom
Russia still considers him to be Ukraine’s legal head of state. And his whereabouts offer intriguing clues as to his exiled status. But when Viktor Yanukovych, the deposed Ukrainian president, held a press conference today in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, he seemed stumped for anything new to say.