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One Nigerian woman's mission to save Lagos beaches and turtles from plastic

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 8:08pm
The activist leading the way in preserving her local beach and its visiting sea turtles.

Upcycling grenades in Gaza

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 7:50pm
Ahmed collects debris at the Israeli Gaza border during the ongoing protests then turns it into something new.

Gaza grenade collector: 'We're planting life from death'

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 7:49pm
Ahmed collects debris at the Israeli Gaza border, then turns it into something new.

Fake moon: Could China really light up the night sky?

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 7:48pm
The sci-fi plan would use giant mirrors in space to light city streets, but scientists are sceptical.

Jamal Khashoggi case: Journalist 'died after fight' - Saudi TV

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 7:08pm
The Saudi journalist died after a fight in the consulate in Istanbul, an initial Saudi probe suggests.

Afghanistan election: Voters cast ballots amid heavy security

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 6:35pm
Afghans are set to defy militant threats and fears over fraud as they elect a new parliament.

Macedonia parliament votes to start name change process

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 5:38pm
The country would be known as North Macedonia, resolving a 27-year dispute with neighbouring Greece.

Russian woman charged with attempted US election meddling

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 5:07pm
The St Petersburg woman is the first to be charged with interfering in the US mid-terms elections.

Pompeo: Migrant caravan reaching 'a moment of crisis'

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 4:30pm
The US urges Mexico to stop the caravan of thousands of Central American migrants heading for the US.

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi murder suspect had spy training

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 3:30pm
A source tells the BBC about one of the Saudi agents alleged to have killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Cardi B hands out free winter coats in Brooklyn

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 2:58pm
Fans of the rapper queue for hours for the clothing as well as for selfies with the star.

Rockslide in French Alps forces villagers to hire helicopter

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 2:06pm
With their only road destroyed, fuel, food and cars are airlifted in to the cut off residents.

Man 'fought snakes' to survive after falling down 100ft mineshaft

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 1:01pm
The Arizona man fell down an abandoned mineshaft and went for two days without food or water.

Afghanistan election: Female MP refutes 'heavy' make-up news report

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:53pm
An Afghan news channel has focused on female candidates' appearance in the run-up to the parliamentary election.

Hurricane Michael: 'World's biggest peanut' cracked by fierce winds

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:21pm
A city in Georgia launches a fundraising campaign to restore the monument damaged by Hurricane Michael.

Ukrainian edible carrier bag wins award

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:53am
Ukrainian scientists have made an eco-friendly plastic bag that you can eat.

Amritsar: Scores dead as train mows down crowd

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:19am
The victims were standing on the railway tracks watching celebrations for a Hindu festival.

Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder takes legal action against Ecuador

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:18am
The Wikileaks co-founder has been living in the country's UK embassy in London since 2012.

Migrant crisis: Libya opposes EU plan for centres, says minister

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 10:48am
Assessment centres outside the EU are not acceptable, the foreign minister tells Austrian media.

EU court orders Poland to halt court retirements law

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 10:39am
This comes after Poland lowered the retirement age of Supreme Court judges, triggering protests.

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