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Flights delayed at Japanese airport due to turtle on runway

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Flights at a Japanese airport were delayed after a turtle was found on the runway. The incident happened at Japan's Narita airport last Friday 24 September. The turtle was spotted by a pilot, which subsequently caused...

Walking stick owned by Michael Collins sold for £52,000

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A walking stick reputedly owned by Michael Collins has sold for more than five times its estimate at auction in Belfast. The phone buyer, from the Republic of Ireland, purchased the stick for £52,000 (€60,000)...

World’s shortest cow gets posthumous recognition

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A knee-high celebrity cow that became a sensation in Bangladesh has won posthumous recognition as the shortest on the planet, just weeks after its untimely demise. Rani, just 50.8 centimetres high, became an instant internet...