Orange is the new grey for Bangladesh beards

Orange is the new grey for Bangladesh beards

From shades of startling red to hues of vivid tangerine, brightly coloured beards have become a fashion statement on the streets of Bangladesh capital Dhaka.
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Women stage protest outside Paris premiere of latest Polanski film

Women stage protest outside Paris premiere of latest Polanski film

A group of women stage a protest at the Parisian premiere of Roman Polanski's new film "An Officer and a Spy" (known as "J'accuse" in French) to denounce the director who has been hit by new rape allegations.
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Brazilian Grand Prix

Brazilian Grand Prix

Videographic presenting the circuit ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Israel's Iron Dome missile shield

Israel's Iron Dome missile shield

Videographic on the Iron Dome defence system. Israel's military killed a commander from Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad, prompting a retaliatory barrage of almost 200 rockets fired into Israel.
The spark behind the electric car

The spark behind the electric car

Videographic showing how electric cars work. A new Tesla auto factory to serve the European market will be based in Germany, chief executive Elon Musk said Tuesday.
Impeachment

Impeachment

Videographic on impeachment. Donald Trump faces the most perilous challenge of his three-year presidency as public hearings convened as part of the impeachment probe against him open under the glare of television cameras on Wednesday.
Venice underwater as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

Venice underwater as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

Venetians wake up to devastating scenes after the highest tide in 50 years washed through the historic Italian city, beaching gondolas, trashing hotels and sending tourists fleeing through rapidly rising waters.
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Hong Kong police make arrests in Central district

Hong Kong police make arrests in Central district

Riot police make arrests as pro-democracy demonstrators gather in Hong Kong's Central district on Wednesday.
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Venice underwater as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

Venice underwater as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

Venice has been hit by the highest tide in more than 50 years, with tourists wading through flooded streets to seek shelter as a fierce wind whipped up waves in St. Mark's Square.
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Office workers in HK's business district show solidarity to protest movement

Office workers in HK's business district show solidarity to protest movement

A few hundred office workers in Hong Kong's business district gather during lunch time to show solidarity towards the pro-democracy movement.
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Police and Morales supporters clash in La Paz as new leader endorsed

Police and Morales supporters clash in La Paz as new leader endorsed

Clashes erupt between Bolivia's police and Evo Morales supporters in La Paz after deputy senate speaker proclaimed herself Bolivia's new interim president.
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Drone images show thousands of protesters in Santiago

Drone images show thousands of protesters in Santiago

Thousands gather at Plaza Italia in Santiago as mass street demonstrations continue, demanding the resignation of President Sebastian Pinera and greater social reform.
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The morning after in Hong Kong following intense protests

The morning after in Hong Kong following intense protests

Hong Kong's major shopping street Nathan Road is strewn with rubble and barricades following Tuesday's fierce protests.
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Bolivia's Morales condemns 'coup' by interim president

Bolivia's Morales condemns 'coup' by interim president

Bolivia's former president Evo Morales condemned what he called "the sneakiest, most nefarious coup in history" Tuesday after deputy Senate speaker Jeanine Anez proclaimed herself the country's new interim president.
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Bolivian senator proclaims herself president

Bolivian senator proclaims herself president

A deputy speaker of the Bolivian senate, Jeanine Anez, proclaimes herself the country's new interim president during a session of Congress that failed to reach a quorum.
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Flooded palace as record high tide hits flooded Venice

Flooded palace as record high tide hits flooded Venice

A palace is flooded in Venice as a record high tide hits the Italian city, with water levels expected to reach or surpass 1.90 metres (six feet) according to the city's tide monitoring centre.
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Pro-independence protesters block roads in Barcelona

Pro-independence protesters block roads in Barcelona

Protesters with the pro-independence movement block roads in Barcelona, causing traffic to come to a standstill. On Monday, hundreds of separatists shut down the busy motorway between France and Spain at the border in protest over the sentencing l...
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Anger, sadness, relief: mixed feelings among La Paz residents after Morales departure

Anger, sadness, relief: mixed feelings among La Paz residents after Morales departure

After two nights of violence across the city, locals in La Paz, where street barriades remain in place, have mixed feelings about Evo Morales leaving the country.
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Why did one Ohio school district decide to arm its teachers?

Why did one Ohio school district decide to arm its teachers?

In rural Shelby County in Ohio, law enforcement has trained teachers to fight back, should an attacker threaten students. They are among the first in the United States to embrace the controversial strategy of arming teachers.
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In Brazil, dentists give victims of domestic violence a new life

In Brazil, dentists give victims of domestic violence a new life

Millions of women are victims of domestic violence in Brazil. Their faces and teeth are often targeted in the violent assaults at the hands of their partners. But a network of volunteer dentists are helping victims to smile again by reconstructin...
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Iraq: Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces amid on-going protests

Iraq: Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces amid on-going protests

Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces who used stun and tear gas grenades to disperse protests in the Baghdad's central, as the Iraqi capital braces for another day of anti-government demonstrations.
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Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum (3)

Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum (3)

Bolivia's ex-president Evo Morales arrives in Mexico to take up political asylum, two days after resigning amid mounting protests over his fraud-stained re-election to a fourth term.
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Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's ex-president Evo Morales arrives in Mexico to take up political asylum, two days after resigning amid mounting protests over his fraud-stained re-election to a fourth term.
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Tennis: Macron greets Fed Cup winners

Tennis: Macron greets Fed Cup winners

The French tennis players who won the Fed Cup against Australia on Sunday, in Perth, are welcomed by Emmanuel Macron at the Elysée Palace. It is France's first Fed Cup title since 2003.
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Capsule living: a 'cheap' option for young people flocking to LA

Capsule living: a 'cheap' option for young people flocking to LA

Kay Wilson has just moved to Los Angeles, the city of her dreams, and considers herself lucky: the 26-year-old hairdresser has found a place to live at the same price as the studio she used to rent in Pennsylvania. The only problem is that the you...
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