Biggie Smalls Remembered, Google Donates to Mandela, Lent Begins, Libya’s Air Raid, Earthquake Hits Japan

Today’s the 14th anniversary of the death of rapper Christopher Wallace, aka Biggie Smalls and people on Twitter are remembering. [METRO NEWS]

Google will donate $1.25m (£770,000) to a project that aims to create an archive of Nelson Mandela’s life. [BBC]

Western Christian churches today mark Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent, the traditional 40-day period of fasting, prayer and penitence before Easter. [PHILLY]

New Air Raids Hit Libya … [Al Jazeera]

A strong earthquake triggered a small tsunami along Japan’s north eastern coast and shook buildings hundreds of miles away in Tokyo. There were no immediate reports of significant damage or injuries. [DailyTelegraph]

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