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Beauty queen 'runs off with crown'

A Myanmar beauty queen dethroned for alleged misconduct has absconded with her crown and free breast implants.

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Bounty hunters flood British beach

Artist Michael Sailstorfer has buried 30 gold bars on a beach in southern England for members of the public to find and keep.

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Working hard? India wants to check

India’s new government is trying to tackle the culture of absenteeism among the country’s bureaucrats.

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Gentle trooper fines granny, charms kids
August 1 2014 at 04:23

Not many people would thank a police officer for a speeding ticket - but Tana Baumler really wanted to.

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Underwater treasure hunt pays off
July 30 2014 at 12:26

A Florida family scavenging for treasure in Florida’s waters found the missing piece of a 300-year-old gold necklace.

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Woman embraces Madiba statue… naked
July 30 2014 at 07:54

Social media was abuzz as people tried to identify a woman who stripped naked at Nelson Mandela Square.

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Chavez’s handwriting is now a font
July 29 2014 at 11:12

Supporters of the late Hugo Chavez have unveiled a novel way of keeping his memory alive.

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Koala clings to car for 88km
July 28 2014 at 12:02

Timberwolf the koala is lucky to be alive after a terrifying ordeal on a busy Australian highway.

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Video: Boy, 6, skates under 39 cars
July 25 2014 at 12:31

Gagan Satish flattened himself and passed underneath 39 cars, covering the distance in 29.8 seconds.

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Queen photobombs athlete’s selfie
July 25 2014 at 06:59

Queen Elizabeth II is not known for her grasp of social media, but she tapped into a trend at the Commonwealth Games.

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More frowns than smiles in New York?
July 24 2014 at 12:34

The glitz and glamour of the Big Apple is not enough to make everyone happy, according to a survey.

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Freedom ride cycles in ‘doom’ factor
July 22 2014 at 20:38

Riders at the Freedom Ride, in honour of Mandela Day , were left amused when they realised their free T-shirts, had a noticeable spelling error.

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‘Sexting’ added to dictionary
July 22 2014 at 20:32

”Sexting” and “friends with benefits” are among 1 000 words and phrases that have been added to the 13th edition of the Chambers Dictionary.

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