Read more about the article Woman Calls Estranged Mum After Quake But She Had Been Dead For Two Months
People stand outside building after an earthquake in Ancona, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. A woman called his 78-year-old mother, who lives in Ancona, to make sure she was fine after the earthquake but she did not answer because she had been dead for two months of natural causes. (Newsflash)

Woman Calls Estranged Mum After Quake But She Had Been Dead For Two Months

A woman who called to check on her estranged mum after an earthquake in Italy was horrified to discover that she had already been dead for two months. The women had earlier fallen out over a family split but when the daughter could not reach her mother on the phone…

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Read more about the article Man’s CPR Brings Kitten Back From Dead
Man resuscitates kitten in Chuxiong, Yunnan in China, undated. The kitten stopped breathing and became stiff. (mmd315/AsiaWire)

Man’s CPR Brings Kitten Back From Dead

Kind-hearted man performs CPR for almost an hour to save a one-month-old kitten that had suddenly stopped breathing at his home in south-western China. The kitten was being taken care of by a married couple - not named in local media - after they found it wandering their village near…

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Read more about the article 13-Month-Old Receives Historic Intestine Transplant
Picture shows Emma, 17-months-old, undated. She received the first intestine transplant from a deceased person in the world. (CEN)

13-Month-Old Receives Historic Intestine Transplant

An adorable infant named Emma has received the world’s first intestinal implant from a dead organ donor. The 17-month-old tot - from Segovia, Spain - is the first person in the world to undergo a life-changing new surgical procedure known as a ‘controlled asystole donation in a paediatric patient’. Picture…

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Read more about the article Come With Me To The Mass Grave Of 3,000 Victims
Rae Goldfarb, 91, poses in an undated photo. (Newsflash)

Come With Me To The Mass Grave Of 3,000 Victims

A 91-year-old Nazi death camp survivor has asked Iran's Holocaust-denying president to join her at a mass grave where 3,000 victims were shot dead. Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi caused outrage when he told a US TV news show that the genocide needed further "research". Now survivor Rae Goldfarb - who…

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Read more about the article Ancient Tombs Reveal Opium Use 2,300 Years Ago
Photo shows artefacts unearthed during the excavations at the Tel Yehud site in Israel, undated photo. A new study by the Israel Antiquities Authority, Tel Aviv University and The Weizmann Institute of Science has revealed the earliest known evidence of the use of the hallucinogenic drug opium, and psychoactive drugs in general, in the world. (Israel Antiquities Authority/Newsflash)

Ancient Tombs Reveal Opium Use 2,300 Years Ago

Ceramic vessels discovered in ancient tombs in Israel have revealed the world's earliest evidence of opium use dating back more than 2,300 years. The images show the opium paraphernalia from the Late Bronze Age both while it was being dug up during the excavation and after it had been cleaned.…

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Read more about the article Woman Lived With Hubby’s Mummified Corpse For Months
Picture shows Elsterwerda, Germany, undated. An unidentified woman, 60, kept the body of her dead husband, 67, for months in their apartment, in the city. (Newsflash)

Woman Lived With Hubby’s Mummified Corpse For Months

A woman in Germany lived with the mummified corpse of her dead husband in the other room for months before anyone noticed. The gruesome discovery took place on Berliner Strasse, in the town of Elsterwerda, in the north-eastern German state of Brandenburg. The unnamed man was reportedly 60 at the…

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Read more about the article Live Penguin Rescued From Dumpster
Picture shows rescuers with the penguin that was found inside a garbage dump in Cabo Frio, Brazil, on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022. (Guarda Maritima/Newsflash)

Live Penguin Rescued From Dumpster

Baffled animal care experts in Brazil have rescued a live penguin that had been chucked in a dumpster. The bird was found alive inside the waste container at Pero Beach in Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro state, in south-eastern Brazil. This snap shows it nestled in the corner of the…

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Read more about the article Concentration Camp Survivor Tells Trial How Starving Prisoners Ate Each Other
The former concentration camp secretary Irmgard Furchner on trial at the Itzehoe regional court, in Germany, in March, 2022. (Newsflash)

Concentration Camp Survivor Tells Trial How Starving Prisoners Ate Each Other

Starving prisoners at a Nazi death camp ate the body parts of dead inmates to stay alive, a holocaust survivor has told a shocked trial. Prisoners turned to cannibalism on a daily basis, often butchering corpses for their livers, the German court heard. The shocking testimony came in the ongoing…

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Read more about the article Girl, 3, Declared Dead Twice After Waking Up At Her Funeral Before Dying In Hospital
Camila Roxana, 3, in undated photo. She was declared dead but her mother noticed she was still breathing, she then died on the way to the hospital, in Salinas de Hidalgo, Mexico, on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. (@mery.mendozaperalta/Newsflash)

Girl, 3, Declared Dead Twice After Waking Up At Her Funeral Before Dying In Hospital

A three-year-old girl has been declared dead twice after doctors allegedly misdiagnosed her the first time and she woke up at her own funeral – only to be declared dead again after being taken to hospital. Camila Roxana Martinez Mendoza, a three-year-old girl who woke up at her funeral after…

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Read more about the article Thousands of Fish Dead On Poisoned River
Picture shows dead fish in the Odra river, undated. There have been a number of dead fish found in the water. (@Gabi_Koz/CEN)

Thousands of Fish Dead On Poisoned River

Environmental experts have warned of a poisoning disaster after thousands of dead fish were found in a Polish river. Shocking images of fish floating on the surface of the Oder River have triggered an investigation into the cause of the wildlife disaster. The Provincial Environmental Protection Inspectorate in the city…

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