A 12-year-old boy from Indonesia will start studying physics at a leading university in Canada, media reports say.
It cost R3000 and has 33 600 pieces - but the jigsaw puzzle turned out to have four pieces missing.
After four decades of a simmering culture war in the United States, marijuana, once taboo, is less controversial than ever.
Toilet paper issued to Hitler’s troops is going up for sale at auction - with an estimated value of about R1 900.
A 4.2m crocodile that was preying on cattle has been dragged from a river by a team of Australians.
Iceland has been forced to uncover a supposedly enchanted elfin rock after highway workers accidentally buried it, reports said on Tuesday.
A nude statue of US presidential contender Donald Trump is going up for auction, with profits from the sale going to an immigrant support group.
Thousands of people have pelted each other with tons of ripe tomatoes, creating a mushy mess in the annual "Tomatina" street battle in Spain.
Wearing colourful wigs and quirky costumes, competitive swimmers took to soggy waters for the World Bog Snorkelling Championships.
A literary expert has claimed that Mills and Boon romance novels are, in fact, works of feminism.
A Sydney restaurant is capitalising on the public’s appetite for all things Pokemon GO by selling unique hamburgers.
A New Zealand pizza chain aims to become the world's first company to offer a commercial drone delivery service.
A beer has become the first alcoholic drink to be sold in a small Connecticut town in 81 years.
Sir Nils Olav, a resident king penguin at Edinburgh Zoo, was honoured with the title of brigadier during a parade. [VIDEO]
An Australian acrobatic pilot is aiming to break the Guinness World of Record by flying upside down for 24.