New Zealand penguins drop in for sushi

New Zealand penguins drop in for sushi

Image copyright TVNZ Image caption The penguins keep coming back for more A sushi stand owner in New Zealand called in the police to deal with unexpected non-paying customers in the form of little blue penguins. The owners found the pair of seabirds hiding under their premises near Wellington railway station, and the “waddling vagrants […]

Hong Kong protests: Clashes in shopping mall

Hong Kong protests: Clashes in shopping mall

Riot police and protesters clashed in a Hong Kong shopping mall, following demonstrations. Weeks of anti-government unrest show no sign of stopping. The protests were sparked by a proposed extradition bill which would allow people to be sent to China for trial. Source link

Why Saudi Arabia wants BTS

Why Saudi Arabia wants BTS

Image copyright Getty Images Saudi Arabia isn’t traditionally a major stopoff on a global music tour, but big-name artists are increasingly going there. Mariah Carey set the fame bar high back in January. Since then Nicki Minaj said yes to a performance in Jeddah – but then changed her mind to support the rights of […]

Australian children take 900km drive in stolen car

Australian children take 900km drive in stolen car

Image copyright Queensland Police Image caption An image of the 4×4 released by police during the search – the number plate can no longer be shown Four children packed fishing rods and money into a 4×4 before illegally driving themselves more than 900km (560 miles) across Australia, police say. The three boys and a girl […]

Cricket World Cup: NZ PM Ardern jokes about cricket defeat 'trauma'

Cricket World Cup: NZ PM Ardern jokes about cricket defeat 'trauma'

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ms Ardern said she was “incredibly proud” of her nation’s performance in the Cricket World Cup New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joked that she has been “traumatised” by her country’s Cricket World Cup defeat after they lost a nail-biting final to England. But she told news outlet RNZ that […]

Erwan Ferrieux: Australian police identify backpacker's remains

Erwan Ferrieux: Australian police identify backpacker's remains

Image copyright NSW POLICE Image caption Erwan Ferrieux (right) and Hugo Palmer went missing in February Australian police say preliminary DNA testing has identified remains of a French backpacker who disappeared five months ago. Erwan Ferrieux, 21, went missing along with a British backpacker, Hugo Palmer, north of Sydney. Mr Palmer, 20, remains unaccounted for. […]

China's economy grows at slowest pace since 1990s

China's economy grows at slowest pace since 1990s

Image copyright Getty Images China’s economic growth slowed in the second quarter to its weakest pace since the early 1990s, official figures showed. In the three months to June, the economy grew 6.2% from a year earlier. The result was in line with forecasts. China has moved to stimulate its economy this year by boosting […]

Cricket World Cup: England captain Eoin Morgan 'never imagined' win

Cricket World Cup: England captain Eoin Morgan 'never imagined' win

Watch the moment England won the World Cup England captain Eoin Morgan says he “never allowed” himself to imagine lifting the World Cup before his side’s astonishing victory over New Zealand in a thrilling final at Lord’s. The game went to a super over after both sides scored 241 from 50 overs. “I’ve said incredible […]

England beat New Zealand to win first Cricket World Cup

England beat New Zealand to win first Cricket World Cup

Watch the moment England won the World Cup ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup final, Lord’s New Zealand 241-8 (50 overs): Nicholls 55, Woakes 3-37, Plunkett 3-42 England 241 all out (50 overs): Stokes 84, Buttler 59, Neesham 3-43, Ferguson 3-50 England win after super over Scorecard England beat New Zealand to win the World Cup […]

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