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April 20, 2019

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Malaysia revives massive China-backed project

Malaysia revives massive China-backed project

Malaysia will revive a $34 billion Chinese-backed transport and property development that was abandoned in 2017, the prime minister said Friday, adding the project would contribute to Beijing’s global infrastructure drive.The announcement came after the coun

Daimler faces probe over 'new cheating software'

Daimler faces probe over 'new cheating software'

Daimler confirmed Sunday it was facing a regulatory probe after a report said German authorities have uncovered a previously unknown type of pollution trickery software allegedly installed by the car giant in some of its vehicles.The Federal Motor Transport Au

Horror bus fire in Peru capital kills 17: officials

Horror bus fire in Peru capital kills 17: officials

An inferno swept through a bus at an illegal transport terminal in Lima, killing 17 people trapped inside in one of Peru's worst fire disasters in over a decade, the state prosecutor's office said Monday.Most of the victims were trapped on the upper deck of

Horror bus fire in Peru capital kills 17

Horror bus fire in Peru capital kills 17

An inferno swept through a bus at an illegal transport terminal in Lima, killing 17 people trapped inside in one of Peru's worst fire disasters in over a decade, the state prosecutor's office said Monday. Most of the victims were trapped on the upper deck of

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 people were killed and about a dozen injured Sunday night in a bus fire at a Peruvian transport terminal, the emergency services said.A number of the victims died trapped on the second level of the interprovincial bus in the capital Lima, firefight

Iceland's WOW Air budget carrier collapses, cancels all flights

Iceland's WOW Air budget carrier collapses, cancels all flights

Iceland's budget carrier WOW Air said it had ceased operations and cancelled all flights on Thursday, stranding thousands of passengers. The collapse of the troubled airline, which transports more than a third of those travelling to Iceland, comes after buyou