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A woman poses inside the mockup of a car at the Opel booth during the press day of the Geneva Car Show

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A woman poses inside the mockup of a car at the Opel booth during the press day of the Geneva Car Show

Recovery mission for crashed AirAsia plane in Pangkalan Bun Indonesia...epa04556615 Indonesian officers put the flight data recorder during the recovery mission at Iskandar Military Airport in Pangkalan Bun, Central Borneo, Indonesia, 12 January 2015. The cockpit voice recorder from the AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea has been found. The device was found near the location of the flight data recorder retrieved earlier in the day, search operation director Suryadi Supriyadi said.  EPA/BAGUS INDAHONO

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Indonesian officers move the flight data recorder during the recovery mission at Iskandar Military Airport in Pangkalan Bun, Central Borneo, Indonesia

An aerial view of a 30-meter wide sinkhole that has appeared 3.5 kilometers east of the Uralkali Solikamsk-2 potash mine in the Perm region, Russia.

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An aerial view of a 30m wide sinkhole that has appeared 3.5km east of the Uralkali Solikamsk-2 potash mine in Russia’s Perm region

Factory fire kills at least nine in Bangladesh

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People watch the rescue operation from outside the factory after a devastating fire at the dyeing section of two-storey Aswad Composite Mills at Maona, Gazipur, Bangladesh. At least nine people were killed when a fire broke out at an apparel factory on the outskirts of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.

Police officers arrest protesters outside a drill site operated by Cuadrilla Resources Ltd on August 19, 2013 in Balcombe, West Sussex. Protesters continue to gather outside the Balcombe plant in West Sussex in opposition to the controversial method of extracting energy out of the ground called 'fracking'. Hundreds of the climate change activists have promised 48 hours of 'direct action' against the energy firm.

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Police officers arrest protesters outside a drill site operated by Cuadrilla Resources on Monday in Balcombe, West Sussex, UK. The protesters, who continue to gather outside the plant, oppose fracking, the controversial method of extracting energy out of the ground. Hundreds of the climate change activists have promised 48 hours of “direct action” against the energy group