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24 Mar '16, 12:56am
Woman tried to smuggle lemons in trousers
Woman tried to smuggle lemons in trousers

A woman who hid six lemons in her trousers in an effort to smuggle them into New Zealand was sent packing back to Hong Kong.

22 Mar '16, 1:58pm
#A4Waist ‘fitness challenge’ hits China
#A4Waist ‘fitness challenge’ hits China

Chinese women are competing online to see who can be most paper-thin. Literally.

17 Mar '16, 7:58pm
Want to save electricity? Declare a holiday!
Want to save electricity? Declare a holiday!

President Nicolas Maduro has a new strategy to stave off a major power crisis for Venezuela: a weeklong holiday for all workers.

16 Mar '16, 1:47pm
Taxi driver shamed for nicking knickers
Taxi driver shamed for nicking knickers

A taxi driver accused of stealing about 4 000 items of women's underwear in Thailand has been publicly paraded by police.

15 Mar '16, 06:39am
VIDEO: Horse in tweed suit makes his debut
VIDEO: Horse in tweed suit makes his debut

Veteran racehorse Morestead upped the style stakes for this year's Cheltenham Festival by modelling the word's first Harris ...

07 Mar '16, 09:20am
Anger over car park only accessible by foot
Anger over car park only accessible by foot

Anyone hoping to drop off their car to do a bit of shopping will need a cunning plan, or a crane.

03 Mar '16, 07:15am
Longest non-stop flight lands in NZ
Longest non-stop flight lands in NZ

An Emirates Airbus A380 touched down in New Zealand, completing what is believed to be the world's longest non-stop flight.

26 Feb '16, 09:09am
Rat grounds Chinese plane
Rat grounds Chinese plane

A Chinese airliner returned to an airport shortly after takeoff because a rat was discovered in the cabin.

24 Feb '16, 5:37pm
Arty message washes up on the right shore
Arty message washes up on the right shore

A message in a bottle dropped in New York in 2013 by an American painter has been found - by a French artist.

24 Feb '16, 3:00pm
The rise of genderless fashion
The rise of genderless fashion

“If someone calls me sir or if someone calls ma’am, I don’t care as long as they have positive intentions.”.

24 Feb '16, 1:28pm
R609K down the toilet
R609K down the toilet

A Thai princess had a R609 000 custom-made toilet built for a visit to Cambodia, but reportedly left it unused.

24 Feb '16, 10:15am
#DoesYourMotherKnow ...
#DoesYourMotherKnow ...

Twitter named and shamed individuals while revealing alleged truths no mother would want to know about her child.

22 Feb '16, 2:00pm
Single women banned from using phones
Single women banned from using phones

A village in India banned single women from using mobile phones, with elders deeming the technology a “nuisance to society”.

22 Feb '16, 1:34pm
Man drags shark out of water for photos
Man drags shark out of water for photos

A Florida man spent about a minute holding down the struggling shark and posing for photos.

20 Feb '16, 1:46pm
Please move sculpture, I’m on my phone
Please move sculpture, I’m on my phone

British sculpture moved... so that cellphone users don’t bump into it as they text.