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Life, More features, 04 Jun 2018

Secret diary written on castle floorboards reveals murders committed 140 years ago

The author of the diary was one Joachim Martin, a 38-year-old carpenter who installed the paraquet for the chateau’s then owner.

04 Jun 2018 8:13 PM

Woman trying to get rid of spider orders food hoping delivery guy could help

She shared a picture of the man named Joe solving her problem thanking him for being helpful.

04 Jun 2018 6:39 PM

US politician wants to legalise paedophilia, says sex with 10-year-olds okay if they are married

According to Nathan Larson, he is an open supporter of paedophilia and thinks it is okay for men to have sex with children.

04 Jun 2018 6:18 PM

Contribute consciously to save the environment

Contribute to the environment by consciously making small efforts.

04 Jun 2018 5:51 PM

Teenager critical after his penis was ripped off by shark in Brazil

He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is in a critical condition after suffering two heart attacks.

04 Jun 2018 5:05 PM


Dildo made from diamonds and sapphires goes on sale for £1 million

Designed by Australian designer Colin Burn, the world’s most expensive sex toy took 15 years to craft.

04 Jun 2018 4:25 PM

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s daughters will not inherit their title

A son born to the newlyweds will inherit their dukedom, even if she and Harry have daughters before a male heir.

04 Jun 2018 3:34 PM

Man from future who passed lie detector test says he has alien friends

James Oliver’s story was doubted but paranormal experts say they were blown away when results showed he was not lying.

04 Jun 2018 2:04 PM

Humans could be cause of cancer in wild animals: Study

Even something such as artificial light and light pollution are negatively affecting wild animals.

04 Jun 2018 11:49 AM

'Peter Pan' at 65: boy who wouldn't grow up comes of age

The story is a poignant reminder that youth doesn't last forever, it is steeped in "a child's imagination and where it can take us".

04 Jun 2018 11:39 AM


Shakespeare in trouble: Dutch fret about English on campus

Expatriates graduating in English at Dutch universities are often tempted to remain in the Netherlands which has a flourishing economy.

04 Jun 2018 11:21 AM

Older Amazonian forests help regulate global climate

Tropical rainforests play a critical role in regulating the global climate system.

04 Jun 2018 10:54 AM

Watch: FBI agent accidentally shoots patron in Denver nightclub

A video shows the lanky male agent putting in some energetic dance moves before executing his backflip.

04 Jun 2018 10:25 AM

60 per cent Chinese kids get Internet between 6 and 10

The survey warned that pornography, Internet fraud and cyberbullying have become major threats for young people.

04 Jun 2018 9:54 AM

Mesolithic ancestors were fish, plant eaters: Study

The team were unable to identify the fish scales, although they are thought to be very similar to tuna, mackeral, and gilthead sea bream.

04 Jun 2018 9:46 AM


Opera pairing with circus acts to dispel stuffy image

There's a wide range of performances, including a tightwire piece, dance trapeze, hand balancing on canes, aerial work, among others.

04 Jun 2018 9:40 AM

Dad, please come home

A Nala Sopara girl’s father has been missing since Friday. Twitterati are lending their support.

04 Jun 2018 5:31 AM

Plough up the plastic

As World Environment Day approaches, the city buckles up to get rid of arguably the biggest threat to the environment: Plastic

04 Jun 2018 5:29 AM

Royal couple says ‘no, thank you’ to their gifts

Recently-married duke and duchess of Sussex, who were bombarded with presents, are planning to return them.

04 Jun 2018 12:46 AM