"Beluga whale" spotted in the River Thames near London
Most southerly sighting of a beluga
Stone skimming contest being held for 22nd time
Easdale contest looks at distance, as opposed to bounces
Cambodia's Festival of the Dead: rice offerings and Buddhist chants
Cambodians threw rice on the ground on Tuesday to mark the 'Festival of the Dead' or Pchum Ben and feed the...
Watch: Floods wash away bus in northern India
Floodwaters washed away a bus in a series of flash floods in north India's hill town of Manali. No one was on the...
Rare whisky bottle expected to fetch £1million at auction
Whisky is third most popular alternative investment after vintage cars and fine art
Watch: Politician's brothers and sisters publicly endorse his rival
Congressman Paul Gosar does not get along with his siblings
Rare gulper eel wows scientists
A gulper eel was found off Hawaii by researchers conducting deep-sea exploration of the sea floor on September...
Hitler runs for mayor despite threat from Lennin
Parents often choose exotic-sounding first names for their children
Brexit protection? Farage-themed condoms a hit among UK eurosceptics
Nigel Farage, the former leader of Britain's UK Independence Party, has long had a knack for generating publicity...
Jet-powered shopping trolley and motorised toilet take to the track
A toilet, a shopping trolley and a garden shed raced at high speed showcasing the eccentric side of motor...
Scaly, scary lodgers: Frenchman shares home with 400 reptiles
In an unassuming house on France's River Loire, a cobra lives on the coffee table, a 50kg tortoise roams the...
Tired Londoners rent sleep pods for some zzz's
Exhausted Londoners hoping to take a rest from their busy schedules are being offered an alternative to coffee...
Cathay Pacific loses 'f' in spelling error on new plane
'This special livery won’t last long' - airline
Watch: Great grandfather tackles armed raiders, kicks robbers' backside
Footage goes viral as man literally kicks three men out of bookmakers
Watch: Bubbly Joseph Calleja like you've never heard him before
Tenor Joseph Calleja has commanded the stage all over the world and entertained tens of thousands of...
WATCH: Players rescue ambulance in Brazil football match
Ambulance failed to start after picking up injured player on the pitch
Australian company charged life insurance premiums to dead clients
It also charged thousands of customers for financial advice it never gave
Reward offered as strawberries in Australia sabotaged with needles, pins
Authorities urge consumers to slice fruit before eating
Watch: Zoo celebrates birth of endangered spider monkey
Among the 25 most endangered primates in the world
A bike path made entirely of used plastic opens in Holland
Equivalent of 500,000 bottle caps turned into 30 metres of cycling lane