Read more about the article Museum Conned Out Of EUR 40,000 By Dutch Fraudster
Breast star of the Polish White Eagle Order stolen from the historic Green Vault in Dresden, Germany, in November 2019. (Police Saxony/Newsflash)

Museum Conned Out Of EUR 40,000 By Dutch Fraudster

Museum chiefs trying to recover a EUR-110-million haul stolen in a heist were conned into handing a fortune in cash to a fraudster, prosecutors in Germany have revealed. The collection of fabulous gems dating back to the 17th century was stolen from the Green Vault museum in Dresden in 2019.…

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Read more about the article Secret Tomb Of Ancient Egyptian General Unearthed
The tomb of an ancient Egyptian commander of foreign soldiers named Wahbire-merry-Neith was uncovered by a Czech archaeological mission from Charles University in Abusir near Saqqara, Egypt. (The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities/Newsflash)

Secret Tomb Of Ancient Egyptian General Unearthed

The secret tomb of an ancient Egyptian general who ran an army of foreign mercenaries has been unearthed by archaeologists. Egyptian military official Wahibre-mery-Neith was in charge of recruiting soldiers of fortune from Asia Minor and the Aegean Islands. The burial shaft dates back to the early 5th century BC…

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Read more about the article Cops Searching For Drugs Find Fortune In Ancient Pots
Moment of the drug trafficking search in a house where the archaeological items were found in Guadassuar, Valencia, Spain, July 2022. (Newsflash)

Cops Searching For Drugs Find Fortune In Ancient Pots

Police officers searching a home for drugs discovered more than a thousand ancient treasures dating back to the 12th and 18th centuries, with some even dating back to the Roman era. Police in the town of Guadassuar, which is located in the autonomous community of Valencia, in eastern Spain, were…

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Read more about the article List Of 12,000 Nazis Sparks Billion-Dollar Treasure Hunt Among Credit Suisse Bank Accounts
Credit Suisse Global Headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. (Google Maps/CEN)

List Of 12,000 Nazis Sparks Billion-Dollar Treasure Hunt Among Credit Suisse Bank Accounts

The Swiss bank Credit Suisse is looking for a possible billion dollars in Nazi-looted money that may be hidden in one or more accounts in its books. It all started when a list of 12,000 Nazis that was believed destroyed surfaced in Argentina, with lawyers on three continents now hunting…

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Read more about the article Hitler Sculpture On Show As Part Of Tribute To Jew Who Fled Nazis At 16, Served In US Navy And Became Major Art Collector
The Stefan Edlis exhibition at the Jewish Museum Vienna located in Austria's capital Vienna. (David Bohmann/Newsflash)

Hitler Sculpture On Show As Part Of Tribute To Jew Who Fled Nazis At 16, Served In US Navy And Became Major Art Collector

Adolf Hitler has gone on display at the Jewish Museum in Vienna as part of a project focusing on the creator of one of the most important contemporary art collections in the world. Stefan Edlis was just 16 when he fled the Austrian capital Vienna in 1941 with his mother…

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Read more about the article Lucky Woman Finds Over 5Kg Of Whale Vomit Worth A Fortune While Fishing Off Jetty
Aida Zurina Long (41) was fishing when she found 5 kg of whale vomit in Malaysia. (Newsflash)

Lucky Woman Finds Over 5Kg Of Whale Vomit Worth A Fortune While Fishing Off Jetty

This lucky woman in Malaysia has found over five kilogrammes of what appears to be ambergris, also known as 'whale vomit', while she was fishing off a jetty. The lucky woman has been named as Aida Zurina Long, 41, and she was reportedly fishing at the jetty near the Malaysian…

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Read more about the article Fishermen God Statue Lost To Tsunami Recovered From Sea
The statue of a Japanese god of fortune Ebisu

Fishermen God Statue Lost To Tsunami Recovered From Sea

This statue of the Japanese god of fortune - who is also the patron of fishermen - has been found on the seabed and lifted out of the ocean after it was swept away during the devastating 2011 tsunami. The statue of Ebisu was first erected in 1932 and locals…

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Read more about the article Mexico Pres To Ask US To Return El Chapos Seized Fortune
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Mexico Pres To Ask US To Return El Chapos Seized Fortune

The President of Mexico has announced the country will start legal proceedings to have drug lord El Chapo’s fortune returned to the country after it was seized by the American authorities. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador made the announcement in a press conference held at the National Palace in…

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Read more about the article El Chapo Wants Fortune Given To Indigenous Communities
The arrest of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman

El Chapo Wants Fortune Given To Indigenous Communities

Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman has asked the President of the country to give his seized fortune to Mexico’s indigenous communities. Guzman’s lawyers Jose Luis Gonzalez Meza and Juan Pablo Badillo Soto, claimed the request was made during phone calls between the drug lord and his mother, sister…

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