Cop's golden toilet steals the show during bribery investigation

An Investigative Committee statement confirms that Safonov and six of his co-workers were detained on charges of 19 million rubles in bribes

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China floods: Mother dies saving baby from mudslide in Henan

According to a family member, the child's mother flung her to a higher level, saving her life

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Watch: Real life Jerry mouse interrupts Spanish parliament session

A rodent's entry into the Andalusian parliament leaves many lawmakers jumping out of their seats

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Beyond cisgender: Argentina introduces Latin America's first non-binary ID options

This option will help safeguard those who do not identify as gender binary by protecting their gender identity instead of cisgender sexuality

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Indonesian man dresses up as wife to escape coronavirus detection

As per authorities, a flight attendant reportedly observed the man change his clothes in the lavatory aboard the Citilink flight while travelling from Jakarta to Ternate

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Scientists discover huge Jurassic seabed with 'perfectly preserved' fossil specimens

This is one of the rarest finds ever made by the Natural History Museum as it discovered perfectly preserved specimens of a wide variety of species

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Explainer: What is PCA Act and why is it trending on Twitter

The social media storm was pushing for an amendment to the six decades-old Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act in the upcoming monsoon session of parliament

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'Pregnant man': Ahead of Emoji day launch, gender-neutral emojis unveiled

As part of this update, the consortium plans to provide not just a female and a male version of each emoji, but also a gender-neutral one as well

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Hyderabad elderly couple and their mission to save lives

Over the past eleven years, this elderly couple filled up hundreds of potholes using a mixture of bitumen and aggregate

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Florida building collapse finds its first survivor, a cat

Rescue teams found Binx wandering nearby after he managed to escape the collapse

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Troadec case: French man gets 30 years in jail for killing in-laws over 'Nazi gold'

Hubert Caouissin is reported to have killed them because he became convinced they were hiding 'Nazi gold' which they had acquired during World War II

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Indian scientists discover new plant species in Antarctica

The discovery of the species marks India's first plant discovery on the continent in 40 years

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Bangladesh's dwarf cow becomes a media star, tourists flock for a glimpse

Newspapers and television stations have featured the dwarf cow at a farm near Dhaka

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Titus the T-Rex goes on display in England

Named 'Titus: T-rex is King' this exhibition will trace the journey of the fossil from its discovery on the Montana Badlands to its excavation, curation, examination, rebuilding, and final display…

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Study says eating french fries good for health

Researchers found that consuming baked french fries may be the key to controlling blood pressure

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Watch: Teen collides with a seagull on a roller coaster ride

The teenager, Kiley Holman, 13, and her friend were on the SpringShot ride at Morey’s Piers on Jersey Shore for her friend’s 14th birthday. 

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Cop's golden toilet steals the show during bribery investigation

An Investigative Committee statement confirms that Safonov and six of his co-workers were detained on charges of 19 million rubles in bribes

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China floods: Mother dies saving baby from mudslide in Henan

According to a family member, the child's mother flung her to a higher level, saving her life

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Watch: Real life Jerry mouse interrupts Spanish parliament session

A rodent's entry into the Andalusian parliament leaves many lawmakers jumping out of their seats

Read Article

Beyond cisgender: Argentina introduces Latin America's first non-binary ID options

This option will help safeguard those who do not identify as gender binary by protecting their gender identity instead of cisgender sexuality

Read Article

Indonesian man dresses up as wife to escape coronavirus detection

As per authorities, a flight attendant reportedly observed the man change his clothes in the lavatory aboard the Citilink flight while travelling from Jakarta to Ternate

Read Article

Scientists discover huge Jurassic seabed with 'perfectly preserved' fossil specimens

This is one of the rarest finds ever made by the Natural History Museum as it discovered perfectly preserved specimens of a wide variety of species

Read Article

Explainer: What is PCA Act and why is it trending on Twitter

The social media storm was pushing for an amendment to the six decades-old Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act in the upcoming monsoon session of parliament

Read Article

A forest where God lives: Japan forest lights up in digital art show

A cascading waterfall made entirely of light pours onto a rock while azalea trees are illuminated in a glowing ripple at a digital art show in a…

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'Pregnant man': Ahead of Emoji day launch, gender-neutral emojis unveiled

As part of this update, the consortium plans to provide not just a female and a male version of each emoji, but also a gender-neutral one as well

Read Article

Hyderabad elderly couple and their mission to save lives

Over the past eleven years, this elderly couple filled up hundreds of potholes using a mixture of bitumen and aggregate

Read Article

Florida building collapse finds its first survivor, a cat

Rescue teams found Binx wandering nearby after he managed to escape the collapse

Read Article

Troadec case: French man gets 30 years in jail for killing in-laws over 'Nazi gold'

Hubert Caouissin is reported to have killed them because he became convinced they were hiding 'Nazi gold' which they had acquired during World War II

Read Article

Indian scientists discover new plant species in Antarctica

The discovery of the species marks India's first plant discovery on the continent in 40 years

Read Article

Bangladesh's dwarf cow becomes a media star, tourists flock for a glimpse

Newspapers and television stations have featured the dwarf cow at a farm near Dhaka

Read Article

Statues of Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth toppled in Canada

Protesters have toppled statues of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II in the Canadian city of Winnipeg as anger grows over the discovery of the…

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Titus the T-Rex goes on display in England

Named 'Titus: T-rex is King' this exhibition will trace the journey of the fossil from its discovery on the Montana Badlands to its excavation, curation, examination, rebuilding, and final display…

Read Article

Study says eating french fries good for health

Researchers found that consuming baked french fries may be the key to controlling blood pressure

Read Article

At 112 years, Puerto Rico's Emilio Flores Marquez wins the title of 'World's oldest man'

Born in 1908, in a town called Carolina, east of the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan, Marquez was recently recognised and awarded the title by Guinness

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Flying cars can be a reality by the end of this decade: Hyundai

According to Hyundai’s chief executive of European operations, Michael Cole, the car making firm had made some 'very significant investments' in urban air mobility

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Watch: Teen collides with a seagull on a roller coaster ride

The teenager, Kiley Holman, 13, and her friend were on the SpringShot ride at Morey’s Piers on Jersey Shore for her friend’s 14th birthday. 

Read Article

Cop's golden toilet steals the show during bribery investigation

An Investigative Committee statement confirms that Safonov and six of his co-workers were detained on charges of 19 million rubles in bribes

Read Article

China floods: Mother dies saving baby from mudslide in Henan

According to a family member, the child's mother flung her to a higher level, saving her life

Read Article

Watch: Real life Jerry mouse interrupts Spanish parliament session

A rodent's entry into the Andalusian parliament leaves many lawmakers jumping out of their seats

Read Article

Beyond cisgender: Argentina introduces Latin America's first non-binary ID options

This option will help safeguard those who do not identify as gender binary by protecting their gender identity instead of cisgender sexuality

Read Article

Indonesian man dresses up as wife to escape coronavirus detection

As per authorities, a flight attendant reportedly observed the man change his clothes in the lavatory aboard the Citilink flight while travelling from Jakarta to Ternate

Read Article

Scientists discover huge Jurassic seabed with 'perfectly preserved' fossil specimens

This is one of the rarest finds ever made by the Natural History Museum as it discovered perfectly preserved specimens of a wide variety of species

Read Article

Explainer: What is PCA Act and why is it trending on Twitter

The social media storm was pushing for an amendment to the six decades-old Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act in the upcoming monsoon session of parliament

Read Article

'Pregnant man': Ahead of Emoji day launch, gender-neutral emojis unveiled

As part of this update, the consortium plans to provide not just a female and a male version of each emoji, but also a gender-neutral one as well

Read Article

Hyderabad elderly couple and their mission to save lives

Over the past eleven years, this elderly couple filled up hundreds of potholes using a mixture of bitumen and aggregate

Read Article

Florida building collapse finds its first survivor, a cat

Rescue teams found Binx wandering nearby after he managed to escape the collapse

Read Article

Troadec case: French man gets 30 years in jail for killing in-laws over 'Nazi gold'

Hubert Caouissin is reported to have killed them because he became convinced they were hiding 'Nazi gold' which they had acquired during World War II

Read Article

Indian scientists discover new plant species in Antarctica

The discovery of the species marks India's first plant discovery on the continent in 40 years

Read Article

Bangladesh's dwarf cow becomes a media star, tourists flock for a glimpse

Newspapers and television stations have featured the dwarf cow at a farm near Dhaka

Read Article

Titus the T-Rex goes on display in England

Named 'Titus: T-rex is King' this exhibition will trace the journey of the fossil from its discovery on the Montana Badlands to its excavation, curation, examination, rebuilding, and final display…

Read Article

Study says eating french fries good for health

Researchers found that consuming baked french fries may be the key to controlling blood pressure

Read Article

At 112 years, Puerto Rico's Emilio Flores Marquez wins the title of 'World's oldest man'

Born in 1908, in a town called Carolina, east of the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan, Marquez was recently recognised and awarded the title by Guinness

Read Article

Flying cars can be a reality by the end of this decade: Hyundai

According to Hyundai’s chief executive of European operations, Michael Cole, the car making firm had made some 'very significant investments' in urban air mobility

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Wild boar hybrids take over 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster site

Genetic studies on the wild boar that now roam the location of the 2011 nuclear disaster reveal how the species has thrived by breeding with pigs from former farms

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At 2,000 feet, Shanghai opens world's highest hotel

Presently as part of its opening celebrations, the hotel is offering a 'special experience rate' of 3,088 yuan ($450) a night, but the prices for its 34 suites sky-rocket

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A forest where God lives: Japan forest lights up in digital art show

A cascading waterfall made entirely of light pours onto a rock while azalea trees are illuminated in a glowing ripple at a digital art show in a Japanese forest.

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Statues of Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth toppled in Canada

Protesters have toppled statues of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II in the Canadian city of Winnipeg as anger grows over the discovery of the remains of hundreds of children in unmarked graves

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Heavy sleepers: Elephants on epic trek take a nap

A herd of wild elephants in southwestern China have been captured on camera taking a breather from a 500-kilometre march of chaos that has caused more than $1 million in damage.

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'Blood Moon' rising: Harbinger of Doom or a beautiful celestial event?

As the heavens align to bring a spectacular lunar eclipse, stargazers across the Pacific cast their eyes skyward on Wednesday to witness a rare "Super Blood Moon". 

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In pictures: Jerusalem experiences rare snowfall

Jerusalem is a city that does not regularly witness snowfall but this week has been an exception. The city turned white as holy sites carried layers of snow. The snowfall started on Wednesday.

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Why is a muralist from New York painting bees around the globe?

An artist from New York, Matthew Willey found his muse in a bee that buzzed into his apartment. Now, he's on a mission to paint 50,000 bees on buildings around the world.

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Rare snowfall in the Sahara leaves beautiful imprints on desert

Desert sands in Ain Sefra, Algeria saw ice and snow on Wednesday. Temperatures in the town of Naama dropped to -3 degree Celsius. The town has witnessed snow only three times earlier since 1940s.

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Archaeological discovery in Egypt 'rewrites history' as we know it!

Egypt unveiled ancient treasures on Sunday from an archaeological site called Saqqara near Cairo.

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Archaeologists discover ancient street food shop with 2,000-year-old traces in Pompeii

Archaeologists in Pompeii, the city buried in a volcanic eruption in 79 AD, have made the extraordinary find of a frescoed hot food and drinks shop that served up the ancient equivalent of street f

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Santa Claus spotted distributing masks to Thai kids... on elephants!

Santa Claus gave his sleigh and reindeer a break on Wednesday and rode elephants in Thailand during a special Christmas visit aimed at raising awareness about the threat of the coronavirus.

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'Great Conjunction' of Saturn and Jupiter brings delight on Earth

The evening sky over the Northern Hemisphere treated stargazers to a once-in-a-lifetime illusion on Monday as the solar system's two biggest planets appeared to meet in a celestial alignment that a

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The truth about coronavirus vaccines - 8 myths busted!

The COVID-19 pandemic has induced economic slowdowns, mass hoarding of goods, lockdowns, and very naturally - a series of conspiracy theories.

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Santa Claus bikers parade Tokyo streets for victims of child abuse

Bikers dressed in Santa Claus costumes rode through the streets of central Tokyo on Sunday for their annual parade against child abuse, saying more children were vulnerable in 2020 due to the coron

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Vatican’s space-themed nativity scene confuses some, angers many

St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican is no stranger to odd nativity scenes, but this year’s entry is particularly odd.

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Solar eclipse plunges South America into darkness for two minutes

A two-minute long solar eclipse made thousands of heads turn toward the sky in Southern America as countries like Chile and Argentina were plunged into darkness.

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From coronavirus to CAA: Top searches on Google in 2020

Google has released its anticipated ‘Year in Search’ results to detail the top trending searches in India and around the globe this year. From fairly practical to downright absurd, the most popular

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COVID-19 shuffles world’s top 10 most expensive cities rankings

Paris and Zurich have joined Hong Kong as this year's costliest cities worldwide, while Singapore and Osaka have

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