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The name's Bond, seriously: Polish archives throw up namesake

According to the archives, James Bond went to Poland on Feb 18, 1964 and was officially employed as an archivist for the British Embassy Military Attache.

September 24, 2020

Big cats' droppings help German circus weather coronavirus crisis

One creature’s droppings can be another’s treasure, as Germany’s Krone Circus is finding out during the new coronavirus pandemic.

August 11, 2020

Tokyo scare squad offers drive-in horror shows amid virus fears

Kowagarasetai is starting a run of drive-in horror shows for people who are scared of catching the coronavirus but still want to get close-up frights from ghouls and zombies.

July 04, 2020

Boris Johnson warns 'fat' Britons that they must lose weight

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is ditching his libertarian instincts and considering state interventions to tackle the UK's high obesity levels.

June 29, 2020