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Sri Lanka’s Tourism Business Slumps Following April Bombings

While tourism is the country's fastest-growing source of foreign currency, the central bank has lowered the industry's growth forecast in 2019.
Meera Navlakha
6 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Penguins Detained by New Zealand Police for Loitering Beneath a Sushi Shop

The penguins were described by authorities as "waddling vagrants."
Gavin Butler
7 hours ago
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Months After a Terrorist Attack, New Zealand Begins to Hand Over Its Guns

More than 900 gun owners have registered to hand over their firearms.
Meera Navlakha
8 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Porn and Netflix Could Each Be Generating as Much CO2 as Bangladesh

Video files might be immaterial, but it takes a lot of power to get them to your phone.
Gavin Butler
9 hours ago
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Jakarta Government Plans To Create Manmade Rain To Solve Air Pollution Problem

Jakarta is notorious for its unclean air, but becoming the city with the world’s worst air pollution took it to the next level. Can man-made rain fix this?
Ikhwan Hastanto
14 hours ago
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This Filipino Man Hasn’t Taken a Shower in Over a Decade

Things we learned today: The fear of bathing is called “ablutophobia.”
Lex Celera
14 hours ago
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Will Singapore Become a Safety Net for Hong Kong’s Millionaires?

A wealth manager has admitted to seeing a large flow of money coming to Singapore following Hong Kong's protests.
Meera Navlakha
14 hours ago
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A Federal Agent Investigated R. Kelly Because He Saw 'Surviving R. Kelly'

On Friday, the singer was indicted by federal agents on 13 counts, including child pornography and obstruction of justice.
Kristin Corry
a day ago
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Captain Marvel Actress Is the New 007 in Next James Bond Movie

Lashana Lynch will be both the first woman and the first black actor to play the iconic 007.
Meera Navlakha
a day ago
Australia Today

Australian Police Find 384 Kilos of Rack Hidden in an Excavator

It's thought the drugs may have been destined for the Australian ski fields.
Gavin Butler
a day ago
Australia Today

These Kids Stole a Parent's Car and Drove 900 Kilometres from Home

The Queensland children, aged between 10 and 14, allegedly robbed a petrol station along the way.
Gavin Butler
a day ago
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India Is About to Attempt Its First Moon Landing

If successful, India will only be the fourth country to achieve this feat.
Meera Navlakha
2 days ago
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