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Lyft shares surge over 20% in market debut

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 2:22pm
The ride-hailing company's shares jump 21% in the much anticipated flotation.

Vietnam students invent air cleaning bicycle

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 1:43pm
High school students in Vietnam create a bike device that cleans the air for the cyclist.

Russia police probe 'dark net' murder case

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 12:58pm
Investigators are looking into claims that a killing was arranged and paid for via covert net forums.

Agnes Varda: Influential film-maker dies at 90

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 12:24pm
Agnes Varda, who has died aged 90, spoke to the BBC's Talking Movies in December.

Bangladesh fire: Emergency exits in Dhaka high-rise 'were locked'

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 12:20pm
At least 25 people were killed in the fire that engulfed the tower block in Bangladesh on Thursday.

Mexico pioneers recycled seaweed shoes

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:35am
A Mexican inventor is making recyclable shoes from plastic bottles and seaweed.

Paris attacks: Jawad Bendaoud jailed for sheltering jihadists

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:13am
Jawad Bendaoud, who lent his flat to two jihadists, is sentenced on appeal to four years in prison.

Algeria: police fire tear gas at protesters

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:05am
Demonstrators take to the streets days after the army called for the removal of President Bouteflika.

Grand Canyon: Tourist plunges to his death taking photos

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 10:57am
There have been two separate deaths reported at the tourist attraction this week.

George Clooney calls for hotel boycott over Brunei LGBT laws

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 10:45am
The actor urges a boycott after the country said homosexuality would soon be punishable by death.

Italy coalition in bitter row over sexual violence law

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 9:42am
The populist government argues over revenge porn and chemical castration for sex offenders.

Meet the rare tiger cubs making their debut at Sydney Zoo

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 8:57am
The 10-week-old cubs - one male and two females - belong to a critically endangered sub-species.

Portugal baby born to woman brain dead for three months

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 8:24am
Catarina Sequeira was declared brain dead after having an acute asthma attack three months ago.


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