British Man Dies While Swimming In Swiss Lake

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Picture shows Vorderer Schwendisee, Switzerland, undated. A 43-year-old unidentified Briton died here in a swimming accident, on Friday, Aug. 26, 2022. (Kantonspolizei St. Gallen/Newsflash)

A British man died while trying to swim towards a platform in the middle of a Swiss lake. The tragedy took place on the small lake of Schwendisee in St.…

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Bizarre Book About Panda Bottoms Is Bestseller in Japan

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Atsumare! Panda no Oshiri: Panketsu, a 64-page book devoted entirely to panda butts, is being printed for the second time due to high demand, in Japan, in January, 2021. (Newsflash)

Strange tastes in Japan that include vending machines selling ladies' knickers and vibrator bars have now been joined by a weird bestseller book - about panda bums. The 64-page book…

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Two Female Giraffes Join Gang At Vienna Zoo During Fourth COVID Closure

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Female giraffes Carla and Rita that were transferred to the Giraffe Park in the Vienna Zoo in Austria. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Two female giraffes have joined the gang at the world’s oldest zoo in Vienna during its fourth COVID-19 closure. The existing giraffes at Schoenbrunn Zoo in the Austrian capital Vienna,…

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Russia Launches Perfume With Scents Of Metals And Leather Used In New Fighter Jet

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Rostec, a Russian state-owned company, created a perfume that smells like a fighter jet to celebrate its fifth-generation single-engine light tactical fighter, named The Checkmate. (Alexander Utkin/Newsflash)

Russia has launched a perfume that captures the scents of metals and leather used in a newly-presented fighter jet. The state-owned company Rostec (State Corporation for the Promotion of the…

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Journo Claims Titanic Survivor Pretended To Be Aristocrat And Later Joined Nazis To Become Member Of SS

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Alfred Nourney who came from a merchant family from the city of Cologne in Germany and pretended to be a nobleman on the Titanic was one of the first people from his city to ride an airplane in 1912.

The story of a Titanic passenger who was sent to America after getting a rich woman pregnant and survived after pretending to be an aristocrat before going on to become…

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Female Rapper In Jail To Be Joined By Daughter Aged 1

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Ewa Malanda, better known by her stage name Schwesta Ewa, reunited with her one-year-old daughter Aaliyah Jeyla, after she was transferred to a mother-child prison

A scandal-plagued rapper who's been in custody in Germany since the start of the year is to be joined in jail by her one-year-old daughter. The rapper was arrested after…

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Teddy Riner Leads Tributes To Dead Cop Judoka Champ

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The French Judo Federation (FFJDA) has today (Monday 6th July) published a post on Facebook with a picture of the young gendarme, saying: "It is with great sadness that the FFJDA has learned of the death of Melanie Lemee [...]. The FFJDA offers its condolences to her family and loved ones. 'She had a joie de vivre [...], she succeeded as much in sports as she did professionally', Fabrice Guilley (resp. Of the French military team) said."

Judo world champion Teddy Riner has joined those sending tributes for this young female police officer who was killed by a driver high on drugs and who did not have…

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