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    Tigers earn their stripes
    These tigers have certainly earned their stripes as environmental tourist attractions. ...
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    Politician loses her 200 million GBP marbles
    A crackpot politician who squandered 225 million GBP of taxpayers' cash on giant marble elephants in a temple dedicated to herself is to blow a second ...
  • Iron Ladys Iron Curtain gong
    Iron Ladys Iron Curtain gong
    Former Prime Minister Lady Thatcher is to be awarded an honorary doctorate for supporting Poland as it shook off its Communist leaders. ...
  • No brainer
    No brainer
    Scientists have dismissed claims that brain training games like Nintendo's DS make people smarter. ...

  • Credit munch pizza
    Credit munch pizza
    A cut-price pizza called Recession has become a credit munch hit. ...
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    Paedo fall
    A man hurled himself from the window of his 17th floor apartment while police searching his computer found thousands of images of child porn. ...
  • Docs said pregnancy was tumour
    Docs said pregnancy was tumour
    Mum- of-three Kerstin Frank gave birth to a healthy baby boy after bungling doctors diagnosed her swollen tummy as a tumour. ...
  • Boom banger boom
    Boom banger boom
    Eastern Europeans are being urged to head to Britain to snap up car bargains after the credit crunch left the UK with the lowest car prices in Europe. ...

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    Room for one on top
    A 21 stone bus driver who crushed his wife to death is facing trial for her manslaughter with a deadly weapon - his own fat. ...
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    Religious nutter
    A man told police he hammered a nail into his pregnant wife's head in Hisar, northern India, after a holy man told him it would ensure the baby was bo ...
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    Dead drunk
    A man died after lying unconscious for 10 hours on his apartment block stairs while neighbours ignored him because they thought he was drunk. ...
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    Real life Victor Meldrew back in court
    A real-life Victor Meldrew is back in court just days after being convicted of swearing at magistrates. ...

  • Lizard sarnie
    Lizard sarnie
    A hospital visitor went straight to casualty after he bit into a canteen sandwich - with a dead lizard inside it. ...
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    Election flop
    Saucy political ads targeting courting couples in lovers' lanes have been declared an election flop by voters. ...
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    Mum-in-law let loo-se
    Police had to rescue a mother-in-law when she was left locked in the loo after her daughter's wedding reception. ...
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    Killer bin caught
    A man jilted by his lover killed her and butchered her body after downloading a shopping list of everything he'd need for a perfect murder from the In ...

  • Cast boycott rape opera
    Cast boycott rape opera
    An opera featuring shocking scenes of sexual abuse was delayed for a month as its performers suffered nervous breakdowns over what they were doing on ...
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    Ammo theft cops get bullet
    Railway police got the bullet when thieves stole 15,000 rounds of ammunition from a freight train in Budapest, Hungary. ...
  • Berlusconis 6k GBP choker
    Berlusconis 6k GBP choker
    Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's marriage suffered another choker today (tuesday) - when it emerged he'd given a 6,000 GBP necklace to his b ...
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    OAP Casanova killed by lover
    A 73-year-old man bled to death after his lover cut off his testicles when he called her a whore. ...

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    Nose use
    Medics have been forced to pay a woman 400 GBP compensation after claiming they could reduce her huge nose with a special cream. ...
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    Slumdog boys 100k GBP kidnap con
    A star-struck schoolboy staged his own kidnap to force his father into handing over a 100,000 GBP ransom so he could pay for Bollywood acting classes. ...
  • Ex-cop fined for decapitating Hitler waxwork
    Ex-cop fined for decapitating Hitler waxwork
    A former policeman who ripped the head off a Madame Tussauds Adolf Hitler waxwork for a bet was slapped with a 800GBP fine by a Berlin court today (Tu ...
  • The worlds biggest boobs
    The world's biggest boobs
    World biggest boobs record holder Norma Stitz has told how her 67 inch bust gets in the way of meeting men. ...

  • Dead quiet
    Dead quiet
    Angry mourners have demanded the scrapping of high-tech talking tombstones where the dead can send messages from beyond the grave. ...
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    Flat Stevens
    Cat Stevens is mourning the death of his former manager Monti Luftner, who was run over by a lorry in Garching, Germany. ...
  • Big secret of Tom Cruises little shoes
    Big secret of Tom Cruises little shoes
    A posh cobbler has revealed why some of the biggest pint-sized stars in the world flock to buy his shoes. ...
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    82-y-o hubby kills cheating wife
    A jealous 82-year-old husband stabbed his unfaithful 77-year-old wife to death for cheating on him and then cut his own throat with the same knife. ...

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Latest News


MEP caught In Brit papers Fraud Probe Jailed
A corrupt MEP caught by a British newspaper offering to propose amendments to EU laws in exchange for 100,000 euros a year has been given a three-year-jail term.

Vienna Jihad Girls Want To Come Home
The two Austrian teenage girls who became ‘poster girls’ for the jihad in Syria are now desperate to come home after getting completely disillusioned with their new lifestyles.

Mega-Station Opens
There was a festival atmosphere as Bundespresident Heinz Fischer opened Vienna's new Hauptbahnhof Friday morning.

Apple Truck Causes Traffic Jam
When 24 tonnes of apples are catapulted across a road it can only mean a jam.

Farmer Cleared Over Wolf Shooting
Furious animal rights campaigners have accused an Austrian farmer of lying after he shot dead a wolf that he claimed he thought was a fox.

Rare Bald Ibis Makes Microlight Flight To Italy
The project to introduce an extinct bird back to Europe is hailing success after successfully negotiating a new route over the Alps and training 14 Northern Bald Ibises how to fly south to winter feeding grounds in southern Tuscany.

Pat On The Back From Manure Explosive
A traffic cop in Austria got more than he bargained for after a booby trap covered him head-to-toe in manure as he was trying to catch people speeding.

Viennese Jihad Girl May Have Been Killed
Austrian police say that one of the two attractive young teenage girls who fled the country to go to Syria to fight on the side of Islamic rebels may have been killed.

Perversion of a Medical Dream
The Decline and Fall of the Otto Wagner Hospital, Vienna.

Fat Can Be Used To Burn Off Weight After New Patent Unveiled
It is being hailed as a sensation after scientists at an Austrian university patented a method that transforms fat storing cells into mini factories capable of actually destroying fat by burning it off.


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