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    Play or my dad will shoot
    A dad has been banned from his son's nursery after threatening children with a gun to make them play with his boy. ...
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    Wheel bad dad
    Drunk dad Piotr Marcin has been slammed by cops for giving his car keys to his 12-year-old son and ordering him to drive him home from the pub. ...
  • A desperate husband tried to kill his mother-in-law with an anti-tank missile launcher after claiming she'd turned his wife against him.
    Man turns anti-tank missile launcher on nagging ma-in-law
    A desperate husband tried to kill his mother-in-law with an anti-tank missile launcher after claiming she'd turned his wife against him. ...
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    Credit crunch abortions
    Credit-crunch hit Serbia has become Europe's abortion capital after carrying out 150,000 termination operations in the past year, reports the country' ...

  • Disabled butcher outruns bull
    Disabled butcher outruns bull
    A disabled butcher rounded up an escaped bull on a motorway after chasing him down in his wheelchair. ...
  • Low rent
    Low rent
    Italian police have shut down an illegal low-rent hotel - dug under a house in the middle of Milan. ...
  • Pint-sized PM walks tall
    Pint-sized PM walks tall
    Pint-sized Romanian Prime Minister Emil Boc has been caught standing on tiptoe in an official picture to walk tall at a world summit ...
  • Full scale rescue
    Full scale rescue
    Quick-thinking police staged a full-scale rescue for 4,200 live trout after a livestock trucker called for help from a motorway. ...

  • Tusk force
    Tusk force
    A man was trampled to death by a rampaging elephant after he mistook its rage for holiness. ...
  • Bolshoi fatcat
    Bolshoi fatcat
    A Russian ballerina once sacked for being too heavy to lift is on her way to becoming a political fat-cat. ...
  • Hiss and hers
    Hiss and hers
    Hundreds of worshippers attended a wedding for two cobras after Devaki Boparai dreamed that his late parents had been reincarnated as snakes. ...
  • Ringing up bills
    Ringing up bills
    A furious pensioner has been sent a 46,000 GBP mobile phone bill for handsets she gave to her two grandchildren. ...

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    Fear Factor copycat death stunt
    A 13-year-old boy hanged himself in the playground trying to copy stunts he'd seen on TV reality show Fear Factor. ...
  • Police cheats
    Police cheats
    Police chiefs in New Delhi have cancelled this year's entrance exam for officers after all 1,700 would be constables were caught cheating. ...
  • Brawling ER docs in casualty
    Brawling ER docs in casualty
    Two female doctors ended up in their own casualty unit after brawling in front of patients in a row about time-keeping. ...
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    Dignitas suicide clinic protest
    Controvertial suicide organisation Dignitas is to be picketed by churches in a three-day Easter protest. ...

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    Police be polite
    Russian police are being sent to charm school to teach them how to behave like gentlemen. ...
  • 10 days a year in traffic jams
    10 days a year in traffic jams
    The Italian capital Rome has become so choked with traffic that every driver spends 10 days a year stuck in jams, new figures show. ...
  • Heat and bust
    Heat and bust
    A tourist is being deported from Dubai after police arrested him strolling naked outside a city centre shopping mall in 100 degree heat. ...
  • Valentin Inzko assumed office yesterday (Thurs) as High International Representative in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
    Carinthian takes Bosnia-Herzegovina diplomat role
    Carinthian Valentin Inzko assumed office yesterday (Thurs) as High International Representative in Bosnia-Herzegovina. ...

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Austrian Wine Grower Sets New Record For Maturing Grapes
An award-winning Austrian winegrower is believed to have set a new record after leaving harvested grapes for an incredible nine months before fermenting them to create an ultra-sweet white and red wine.

Austrian Castle Owner Shocked By Airplane Wheel In Duck Pond
An Austrian castle owner got a shock after discovering this massive aircraft wheel had landed in his duck pond.

Glock Receives Austrian Award At Birthday Party
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Sausage Surprise As Giant Wurst Is Pinched
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Priests Furious After Porn Films Shot In Local Parish Church
A furious Austrian Catholic priest has complained to police after discovering a local woman had apparently been using his church as a studio to make porn films.

Two metre snake sends woman motorist fleeing
An Austrian motorist got a shock after noticing something hanging down from under her car and realising it was a huge two metre snake that had ended up curled around the engine.

What is on at Haydn Kino this week? (10 July - 16 July)
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Beekeeping is booming in Vienna
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