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Unclothed man displays more than art in Moscow gallery stroll: RIA

Unclothed man displays more than art in Moscow gallery stroll: RIA

Published 21/03/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A man stripped down to skimpy underwear and took a stroll through Moscow’s State Tretyakov Gallery on Wednesday evening in what it [more…]

Hip hop best bet for a cheese that will please: Swiss study

Hip hop best bet for a cheese that will please: Swiss study

Published 15/03/2019

BURGDORF, Switzerland (Reuters) - Exposing cheese to round-the-clock music could give it more flavor and hip hop might be better than Mozart, Swiss researchers said [more…]

Hit by an arrow, mobile phone dies saving Australian man

Hit by an arrow, mobile phone dies saving Australian man

Published 14/03/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - An Australian man had a lucky escape while confronting a man armed with a bow outside his home, as a loosed arrow [more…]

Lion on the lam locked-up in South African jail

Lion on the lam locked-up in South African jail

Published 14/03/2019

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - A young lion captured after being on the run for almost a month spent the night in a South African police [more…]

German yachtsman inflates trousers to survive 3 hours in sea

German yachtsman inflates trousers to survive 3 hours in sea

Published 12/03/2019

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Knocked overboard in rough seas off New Zealand, a German yachtsman credited his jeans with saving his life after fashioning them into [more…]

Mooing, no booing for roller-skating Spanish farmer with a dream

Mooing, no booing for roller-skating Spanish farmer with a dream

Published 06/03/2019

LLANUCES, Spain (Reuters) - After tending to his cows all day, Pablo Pato swept the hay off the floor and transformed, almost Cinderella-like, into a [more…]

UK town battens down the hatches for crazy ‘royal’ football game

UK town battens down the hatches for crazy ‘royal’ football game

Published 05/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Hundreds of people descended on the town of Ashbourne in central England on Tuesday to play a traditional football game in which [more…]

‘Tinder for cows’ matches livestock in the mood for love

‘Tinder for cows’ matches livestock in the mood for love

Published 13/02/2019

PETERSFIELD, England (Reuters) - A Tinder-inspired app is helping farmers match up potential partners for their cattle. Called “Tudder” - a mix of dating app [more…]

Toronto police probe hurling of chair from high-rise balcony

Toronto police probe hurling of chair from high-rise balcony

Published 11/02/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Toronto police said on Monday they are investigating an incident of a woman hurling a chair from the balcony of a high-rise [more…]

Greek minister caught taking a puff tells EU official to butt out

Greek minister caught taking a puff tells EU official to butt out

Published 06/02/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece’s deputy health minister has told the European Union’s top health official to butt out after getting a reprimand for smoking in [more…]