The quality of our clothing and temperature we use for washing could be contributing to a rise in moth infestations, according to a pest killer firm.
First drinks producers were warning about beer - now chicken could also be at risk due to dwindling carbon dioxide (CO2) stocks.
To stop pupils cheating in Algeria, the government has taken the extreme measure of cutting internet access across the whole of the country during exam time.
Grammy-nominated artist Akon is planning to build a futuristic city in Senegal and base its entire economy around a new cryptocurrency named after himself.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? For those of you in Lincolnshire, it could well be a Bakewell pudding.
An infamous bust of Cristiano Ronaldo mocked for its resemblance to former Sunderland striker Niall Quinn and The Head from Art Attack has been replaced by a new model.
Mexico football fans are believed to have caused a minor earthquake as they celebrated their team's shock win over Germany at the World Cup.
A 6ft 10in 12-year-old boy has become a global sensation after video emerged of him towering above his opponents and dominating a basketball match.
The captain of a charter boat says he was "shocked" after a 23-stone porbeagle shark was caught and then washed onto his vessel.
A man whose family thought he was dead after wrongly identifying a body has turned up alive.
From Russia With Love is how the saying goes - and one politician is trying to make this a reality at the World Cup.
Football fans looking to show their support during the World Cup can now sport their favourite player in their haircut.
Portugal is using goats to help help prevent the deadly summer wildfires that last year killed 106 people.
A US Congress candidate has pepper sprayed himself to demonstrate how teachers could protect against school shootings if they had "non-lethal defence tools in every classroom".
A severed shark head stuffed with cigarette butts was found impaled on a fence at an Australian marine rescue office.
Kim Jong Un has reportedly taken his own toilet to the Singapore summit where he is due to have nuclear talks with Donald Trump.
Ed Sheeran's plans to build a private chapel on his estate have been put on hold so that a search for great crested newts can take place.
A rare flower which smells like rotting flesh is blooming for just 48 hours at the Eden Project in Cornwall.
A Jamaican lottery winner could not stop smiling - and winking - as she bagged just over 180m Jamaican dollars (£1m).