Indian police on Thursday said rats nibbled through more than a million rupees of banknotes after busting into a cash machine in the country’s northeast.
A Japanese city official has been reprimanded and fined for repeatedly leaving his desk during work hours — but only for around three minutes to buy lunch.
Algeria went offline on Wednesday for the start of high school diploma exams, the first in a series of internet blackouts to stop students cheating.
Religious leaders and former judges filed a complaint Wednesday asking Washington authorities to revoke the Trump International Hotel’s liquor license, questioning owner President Donald Trump’s character and honesty.
Czech President Milos Zeman, known for showing hostility towards journalists, taunted them on Thursday, saying he regretted making them look like “little idiots” during a bizarre event in which he set a huge pair of red underpants on fire.
Bulgarian authorities announced Monday that Penka, the cow who risked death by straying over the EU border, will not be put down after all.
Dotard, meet rocket man.
An Australian nurse has spoken about how he survived a bite from one of the world’s deadliest snakes by using medical training to instruct his rescuers as he passed in and out of consciousness.
A Chardonnay from a small vineyard in France’s Burgundy region been flying off the shelves in Britain after wine lovers learned that it was served at last month’s wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Mumbai’s slums are getting a colourful makeover thanks to an organisation that aims to change how people perceive deprived areas in India’s financial capital.
Having featured as the backdrop to Mamoudou “Spider-Man” Gassama’s dramatic rescue act last weekend in Paris, the six-storey apartment building has become an unlikely attraction and the city’s hottest spot for a selfie.