Residents of one of Sao Paolo's most dangerous neighbourhoods are being offered rooftop yoga classes.
Newly appointed Justice Minister Ofir Ohana, Israel's first openly gay cabinet minister, also took part.
The French capital has 20,000 scooters and its pavements have become a battleground between riders and pedestrians. For pianist Isabelle Vanbrabant, 60, any regulations have come too late
The Russian president described the gift as a sign of deepening trust and respect between the two powers.
One tour agency reported a 40% rise in bookings since the HBO show began last month.
Beginning in April in the Philippines and with stops in Portugal, Lebanon and Bosnia and Herzegovina to come, the competition will end in Bilbao in September.
Around 20 million people live in Dhaka for work, and leave the capital to celebrate holidays in their hometowns.
Several competitors lost ground following early leads after sitting down near the finish line to look around, depsite the lure of toys and cookies.
The tomato fight marks the end of the harvest in this agricultural region. The vast pile of tomatoes used are leftovers and not fit for human consumption.
Visitors will find themselves in the march of the fighting machines to the capital and flee the invasion on the River Thames.
Europe's highest and most active volcano burst into life at 3am (CET).
The country boasts the largest number of potato varieties in the world – more than 3,500.
The Champions League trophy was paraded through the streets of Madrid on Thursday ahead of the Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool final being held in the city on Saturday.
Three Jet suit pilots took to the skies over Gloucester Docks, England, to demonstrate their manoeuvres.
Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen, Arnold Schwarzenegger and several Formula One stars were expected to attend the funeral.
Another 260 people who entered an online draw will have their chance to fly over the French capital tomorrow.
The plastic will now be recycled into yarn to make socks, sportswear, swimwear and carpets.
The ambulance is fully equipped with oxygen tanks, bandages and medical supplies. It's not yet legal for it to sound a siren but organisers are hoping to have this approved by city officials.
After having their feet inspected for fungus, contestants lock toes and try to push their opponent's foot to the side.
Taiwan's parliament passed a bill last week that endorsed gay marriage, after years of heated debate.