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    Indonesian man becomes instant millionaire

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 09:07pm on November 21, 2020

    A coffin maker in Indonesia became an overnight millionaire after a £1.4 million meteorite crashed through his roof. Josua Hutagalung, 33, was working just outside...

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    Robot reminds Japan shoppers to wear masks

    Agence France-Presse. Tokyo | Updated at 11:13am on November 20, 2020

    Asking someone to put on a mask is a touchy subject, so one shop in Japan has enlisted a robot to make sure its customers...

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    French porn sites to adopt code of ethics

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 11:06am on November 20, 2020

    Two top French porn companies on Thursday said they would adopt ethics codes, in a new turn for an industry hit with claims of abuse,...

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    Nigeria to build new museum for looted art

    Agence France-Presse . Abuja | Updated at 08:30pm on November 13, 2020

    Nigeria intends to build a new museum over the next four years that could exhibit looted Benin bronzes currently displayed in European and American museums,...

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    Trolls get creative after WHO allegedly censors Taiwan

    Agence France-Presse. Taipei | Updated at 04:55pm on November 12, 2020

    Alleged censorship of Taiwan on the World Health Organization's Facebook page inspired some creative trolling Thursday, with special characters and foreign scripts called up to...

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    Rare Russian pink diamond sells for $27 million

    Agence France-Presse. Geneva | Updated at 10:28am on November 12, 2020

    A rare pink diamond derived from the biggest raw stone of the colour ever found in Russia was sold for $26.6 million on Wednesday at...

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    Donated heart survives helicopter crash in California

    Agence France-Presse .Los Angeles | Updated at 11:04am on November 10, 2020

    Talk about a brave heart — a donated heart was alive and pumping on Monday after surviving the crash of the helicopter transporting the organ...

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    Indian doctor duped into buying ‘Aladdin’s lamp’ after genie show

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:28pm on November 01, 2020

    Two men who allegedly duped a doctor into buying an ‘Aladdin’s lamp’ for $93,000— and even conjured up a fake genie— were arrested at a...