The WorldSkills Russia National Competition takes place annually and brings outstanding students and trainers of technical and vocational education from around the country.
The global challenge of Covid-19 threw up unprecedented opportunities to rethink the way we organise jobs and the workplace.
The Italian government bailed out Popolare di bari for €900 million on Sunday.
Gravediggers in Hungary have been competing to win the prize for the best-dug grave.
A game thought to date back to the 12th century featured at a showcase in Russia.
A 36-year-old Japanese whistler Akiko Shibata, who performed a whistling medley with a music box and a puppet, to take home the world title
Kasan, a city in Russia will play host to the world competitions for vocational skills.
The games took place in the Lebanese city of Zahle where men and women strained to find the strength to overcome their opponents for the win
Dozens of plucky locals took part in a bizarre traditional competition in the port of Roquetas de Mar in southern Spain on Friday afternoon which saw them attempt to run the length of a greasy pole to grab flags before splashing into the sea below
The Hemingway Days celebrations this year marked what would have been the writer's 120th birthday.
Some 15,000 people took part in a muddy challenge in Arnsberg, Germany, on Saturday.
For 30 minutes, there a sandbank island appeared in the Solent Strait.
Around 300 competitors slithered, slipped and dragged themselves through a river bed in the annual Maldon Mud Race on Sunday (May 12).
German team '1st MC Erzgebirge' won the World Marbles Championships title on Good Friday beating former champions Black Dog Boozers by 39–0 in a one-sided final
Australia's Rudi Browning beat more than 120 competitors to claim the top prize.
Paul and Leila Morris decided to sell the shop so they can enjoy an early retirement.