European Court sentences baby to death

29 June 2017

A June 27 ruling from a European human rights court is forcing the English parents of a gravely ill baby to make their last, painful goodbyes to their son. Chris...

Husband ties wife’s hand to rail track before they are run over by train on her birthday

17 June 2017

A man in France tied his wife’s hands to a rail track before they were both run over by a train on her 34th birthday, it has emerged. Émilie Hallouin...

America's most misspelled words, according to Google

31 May 2017

As the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee gets underway, Google has decided to honor the annual event by compiling a list of the most misspelled words in the country. Their...

French artist turns into a chicken

30 March 2017

French artist Abraham Poincheval - who has already spent two weeks living inside a stuffed bear - plans to commune with the humble chicken for his latest performance stunt. How?...

Italy sex case dropped because woman 'did not scream'

25 March 2017

Italy's justice minister has said he will investigate after a court acquitted a man of sexually assaulting a woman because she did not scream. The court in Turin ruled last...

Super humans who are sexier, stronger and smarter will arrive by 2029

17 March 2017

Ray Kurzweil has made 147 predictions since 1990 and is correct 86% of the time By 2029 our brains fuse with machines - an event known as singularity He says...

Indian men divorce their wives via WhatsApp by typing a single word thrice

12 March 2017

Two Muslim women in India have recently filed complaints against their husbands – who happen to be brothers – for divorcing them via WhatsApp. The “triple talaq” is a controversial...

The window cleaner who fell from a 47-floor skyscraper and lived

11 March 2017

Only half of the people who fall three storeys survive. From 10 storeys almost no-one does. This is the tale of a window cleaner who survived a 47-floor fall from...

Lawyer's trousers catch fire in court arson trial

10 March 2017

A Florida defence lawyer's trousers have reportedly caught fire in court during an arson trial. Stephen Gutierrez was to address jurors on Wednesday when smoke began billowing from his pocket,...

Eek! Mouse delays flight for 4 hours

03 March 2017

How he squeaked through security is anyone's guess. A little mouse made for a big delay on a British Airways flight from London to San Francisco. Passengers were buckled up...

Why we put our dead child in sack and threw her into canal – Father

23 February 2017

The police on Tuesday arraigned a 49-year-old man before a Chief Magistrate Court on Ebutte Meta, Lagos, for disposing the remains of his four-year-old daughter into a canal. Adekunle Adewusi,...

Boy, 17, wakes up on the way to his own FUNERAL

22 February 2017

Kumar Marewad was bitten by a stray dog last month and was taken to hospital Condition worsened last week and relatives were told his chances were bleak They took him...