A pair of Mahatma Gandhi's glasses are going under the hammer after they were discovered in an envelope hanging halfway out of an auction house's lett...
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Iceland is marketing itself as the "perfect place to let your frustrations out" as it channels the power of "scream therapy". People struggling with t...
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A parliamentary committee was joined by an unexpected guest during one of its hearings - an MP's cat. Members of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport...
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When is 200 metres not 200 metres? When US sprinter Noah Lyles runs it, apparently. The reigning 200m world champion thought he had beaten the great U...
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Allotment holders in South Wales got the shock of their life when they discovered a 6ft (1.8-metre) boa constrictor among their vegetables. The red-ta...
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A nine-month-old puppy had an emergency operation after swallowing a 10-inch stick half the length of its body. Rocky, a crossbreed, was taken to Sout...
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Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has proved he is something of a pop culture expert by quoting Mean Girls in his coronavirus news conference. Mr Varadkar slippe...
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When it comes to this news story, you'll either love it or hate it: there's a Marmite shortage. The economic fallout from the coronavirus has spread t...
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A 34-year-old gorilla has undergone a medical procedure usually reserved for humans after unusual growths were found in its nose. Makokou, a male west...
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In the early hours of Sunday 31 May, senior officers aboard the oil tanker Willowy were called to the bridge to be told that their ship and four other...
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