Monthly archives: July 2013

Warning ahead! 98 per cent of drivers cannot understand their dashboard lights (but do YOU know what these symbols mean?)

Nine in 10 failed to recognise the sign for a faulty catalytic converter Just 12 of the symbols were common across all car models A Mercedes-Benz E Class has the most symbols with 41 compared to a Nissan Micra which has 21 Britain’s motorists are becoming a nation of ‘dashboard dunces’ baffled by the increasing array of warning lights in their cars, new research has revealed.  More than nine in […]

This looks a bit fishy: Australian fisherman 'fights his way' OUT of a shark

A man swallowed by a shark has managed to force his arm through the creature’s gills and is desperately stabbing it. Presumably still alive inside the shark’s stomach, he is able to plunge the knife into the its head in a desperate fight for survival. In fact the photo has proved to be quite stomach-churning for all who see it for the first time when they walk into the Metung […]

Mother found guilty of murdering son, 4, after subjecting him to six months of starvation and cruelty

•Daniel Pelka, four, died after sustaining massive blow to the head •Mother Magdalena Luczak and partner Mariusz Krezolek had denied murder •Daniel was forced to scavenge food from school bins in the final weeks of his life because he was so hungry •He was ‘imprisoned’ in a tiny box room and forced to sleep on an old mattress in a room which stank or urine A mother and stepfather who […]

Telangana: Protests over new state in southern India

Protests are being held in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, a day after the announcement that it will be split to form a new Telangana state. Anti-Telangana protesters have ransacked the ruling Congress party office in Anantapur district and thrown stones at the police. In the southern and coastal region of the state, businesses and schools are shut and transport disrupted. The state has seen protests for and […]

The Alaskan village set to disappear under water in a decade

Almost no one in America has heard of the Alaskan village of Kivalina. It clings to a narrow spit of sand on the edge of the Bering Sea, far too small to feature on maps of Alaska, never mind the United States. Which is perhaps just as well, because within a decade Kivalina is likely to be under water. Gone, forever. Remembered – if at all – as the birthplace […]

Inca Child Sacrifice Victims Were Drugged

  Three Inca mummies found near the lofty summit of Volcán Llullaillaco in Argentina were so well preserved that they put a human face on the ancient ritual of capacocha—which ended with their sacrifice. Now the bodies of 13-year-old Llullaillaco Maiden and her younger companions Llullaillaco Boy and Lightning Girl have revealed that mind-altering substances played a part in their deaths and during the year-long series of ceremonial processes that […]

'It is like we're losing another of our babies': Mother's grief as daughter faces court for killing her sister in car crash just months after her brother died in Afghanistan

•Angie Stone’s soldier son Gregg was killed last year in Afghanistan •Her daughter Jennie was tragically killed in a car crash this February •Now her other daughter Rosie-Ann is being prosecuted for the crash •Devastated Mrs Stone says she is trapped in a ‘bad, bad dream A mother has described how she is living in a ‘bad, bad dream’ after her daughter was told she would be prosecuted for killing […]

First came the dramatic discovery of the long-lost remains of King Richard III.

Now, there’s the mystery of the coffin within the coffin. Archaeologists working at the site in central England where Richard III’s body was found underneath a parking lot are currently puzzling over a sealed lead coffin containing the remains of a yet-to-be-identified person. The lead coffin was found encased in a larger stone coffin. The smaller coffin is intact “except for a hole at one end of the casket through […]

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