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U.S. Navy crew grounded after pilot draws penis in the sky

U.S. Navy crew grounded after pilot draws penis in the sky

Published 18/11/2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy air crew was grounded on Friday after using their advanced fighter jet to draw a giant image of a [more…]

‘No cash, Carney?’ Bank of England Governor unable to find wallet

‘No cash, Carney?’ Bank of England Governor unable to find wallet

Published 16/11/2017

The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, holds a credit card as he speaks to guests during a meal at the 'Future Forum [more…]

India gives ‘king of sweets’ a geographical tag to end bitter rivalry

India gives ‘king of sweets’ a geographical tag to end bitter rivalry

Published 14/11/2017

India has awarded a "geographical indications" tag to rosogolla, the king of Indian sweets, after a years-long battle between two neighboring states over the ownership rights. [more…]

New Zealand`s Prime Moggy, Paddles the six-toed cat, meets an untimely end

New Zealand`s Prime Moggy, Paddles the six-toed cat, meets an untimely end

Published 08/11/2017

Paddles, the New Zealand prime minister's ginger cat, may have had six toes and a wide social media following but she has run out of lives. [more…]

Polly want a broadband connection? Cockatoos cost Australian cable company

Polly want a broadband connection? Cockatoos cost Australian cable company

Published 03/11/2017

Australia's government-built $36 billion broadband network, already under attack from underwhelmed customers, has found a new and formidable enemy - cockatoos are chewing through cables across the country. [more…]

Runaway 7-year-old takes train to airport, boards plane with no ticket

Runaway 7-year-old takes train to airport, boards plane with no ticket

Published 31/10/2017

A seven-year-old girl who ran away from her parents managed to take a train to Geneva airport and board a plane despite having no ticket. [more…]

Axe to grind? Paris hangout has a better idea: throw one

Axe to grind? Paris hangout has a better idea: throw one

Published 27/10/2017

Gupta [more…]

Thousands of migrating pelicans get free lunch in Israel

Thousands of migrating pelicans get free lunch in Israel

Published 24/10/2017

A visit from tens of thousands of migrating pelicans may be a gift for bird-watchers, but for Israeli fish farmers it can be costly. In response, Israeli authorities have taken to feeding the birds to help preserve the farms' stocks. [more…]

Macron`s dog Nemo caught peeing on presidential fireplace

Macron`s dog Nemo caught peeing on presidential fireplace

Published 23/10/2017

Even presidential pets show the occasional disdain for pomp and protocol. [more…]

German zoo hopes to cure panda`s bad walking habit with sex

German zoo hopes to cure panda`s bad walking habit with sex

Published 22/10/2017

Zookeepers at Berlin's main animal park are hoping to cure a young female panda's habit of walking backwards by introducing her to one of life's most precious pleasures: sex. [more…]