British diplomatic staff handled some pretty unusual requests in 2019. Here are 10 of the weirdest enquiries it received.
More than 54,000 residents were evacuated from the southern Italian city of Brindisi as experts defused a British bomb dropped during WWII.
You shook me all night long: People residing near the soon-to-be-completed Puskas Arena in Bupadest's 14th district reported that Rammstein's recently-released 'Deutschland' song could be heard through the facility's sound system on repeat for hours in the night from Monday to Tuesday.
Cossacks have been gathering in Russia to show off their ferocious sword skills.
The winners must slash their way through water-filled bottles and thick vines, showing dexterity and precision, as well as a determination to succeed.
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A spokeswoman for the TSA told Euronews that finding such an item in luggage was rare, although not unheard of — in August 2018, officers discovered a set of replica grenades in bags at Newark Liberty International Airport.
An Indian man bit a snake to pieces after it attacked him at his home in Uttar Pradesh state.
The suspect earned her moniker because she carried a pink handbag in at least two of her heists.
Spanish police said he attracted their attention because he looked nervous and had a disproportionately large hairpiece under his hat.
It was the "cold case" that gripped the US but police in Texas said on Friday they had found the girl who was filmed licking a tub of ice cream and returning it to a supermarket fridge in a viral video last week.
Police in Brandenburg released pictures of the man on their social media accounts and praised him for wearing a helmet.
At 8.6 ounces, or 245 grams, the newborn known as Saybie weighed 7 grams less than the previous world's smallest surviving baby.
A migrant was found hiding in a vehicle's glove box on the border between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla.
There's a lot of buzz surrounding this adorable little restaurant.
The bizarre move happened as Târgoviște — based 75 km north-west of Bucharest — hosted a political rally for the Social Democrats (PSD).
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An Italian students' end-of-the-year barbecue, which turned into a forest fire, could result in a €27 million fine for damages.
"By providing visitors with experiences where they see poops as fun, cute and something they want to talk to other people, we thought we can offer entertainment that no one has experienced before."
Six apprentice makeup artists showed off their best handiwork with brushes, prosthetics and maquillage on Sunday (March 31) at the German makeup artistry championship
The video went viral and Turks responded on Twitter with jokes dubbing the man "Turkey's first astronaut".
Artist Veronika Richterova has a shed full of bags of plastic bottles at her home in the small Czech town of Bustehrad — the raw material for her lifelike sculptures.
Aviation personnel at the Oreshkovo airfield in Russia's Kaluga region, some 200 Kilometres south-west of Moscow, have a special pet living right in a cordoned off area of an airfield - a three-year-old brown bear named Mansur.
An 11-year-old dog named Charlie has formed an adorable bond with a 4-month-old puppy, who serves as his guide.
Is this Romania's answer to Edward Scissorhands?
An artist and Beto O'Rourke fan took his support for the Texas Democratic presidential candidate to a new level in creating a piece of artwork of O'Rourke's face in an Austin, Texas field.
An unwelcome but adorable intruder invaded winemaker Tim Whitrow's car in Australia on Monday (March 18) and the feisty koala refused to leave, preferring to enjoy the cooler air inside.