Published 18 April 2016
A man in Belfast is being treated for head injuries after the brick he allegedly hurled at a charity office window bounced back and hit him.
Published 15 April 2016
The government of Shanghai has announced new laws that will see the city's young residents who fail to visit their ageing parents regularly enough have black marks added to their credit scores.
Published 14 April 2016
The humble accountant might not be the profession one most readily associates with the glamour and spectacle of Hollywood, but this year sees two more of the unlikely heroes join the select group of CA stars.
Published 13 April 2016
An entrepreneurial homeowner has decided to try to flog off his spare toilet for rent at £3,000 a month – that’s 6,000 visits per month if charged at 50p per pee.
Published 12 April 2016
More than 70 per cent of Brits admit that they struggle to remember their passwords, and on average have to click ‘forgotten password’ links twice a month.
Published 11 April 2016
Published 8 April 2016
Satisfaction with Edinburgh as a city to live in is the highest it has ever been, the City of Edinburgh Council’s annual residents’ survey has shown.
Published 7 April 2016
A poor harvest in Madagascar, one of the world’s main suppliers of vanilla pods, has set the world on stand-by for a summer ice cream price hike.
Published 6 April 2016
Two thieves who photographed themselves after stealing more than £3,000 from gambling machines have been sentenced at Bradford Crown Court.
Published 5 April 2016
Scotland’s convenience stores generate annual sales of more than £4 billion, contributing almost £600m in gross value added (GVA) to the nation’s coffers, new latest figures have shown.
Published 4 April 2016
A man in France has been ordered to couch up €1000 and will spend three months in jail after sending a single emoji to his ex-girlfriend.
Published 1 April 2016
Football legend Pelé is suing tech giant Samsung for $30 million after claiming it deliberately used his lookalike in a newspaper ad.
Published 31 March 2016
An American waitress has been subjected to the full force of a classic internet backlash after flippantly accusing George W. Bush of 'doing' 9/11 on Twitter after being left a generous tip by the former president.
Published 30 March 2016
A man who failed to return a VHS copy of Freddy Got Fingered to his local rental store has been arrested 15 years later.
Published 29 March 2016