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Leaning Tower of Pisa 'very slowly reducing its lean', say experts

Leaning Tower of Pisa 'very slowly reducing its lean', say experts

The landmark has stood slightly to one side ever since building started in 1173
26 Nov 2018, 08:53 AM IST
'Back from the dead': Aigali Supygaliev turns up two months after burial in Kazakhstan

'Back from the dead': Aigali Supygaliev turns up two months after burial in Kazakhstan

A man who was thought to be dead has turned up at his familys home two months after they apparently buried him
07 Nov 2018, 01:31 PM IST
Got enough candles? Julia Flores enjoys 118th birthday in Bolvia

Got enough candles? Julia Flores enjoys 118th birthday in Bolvia

Julia Flores is believed to be the oldest living person in the world and her family want to get her into the record books
28 Oct 2018, 02:07 PM IST
NASA spots mysterious near-perfect rectangle iceberg in Antarctic

NASA spots mysterious near-perfect rectangle iceberg in Antarctic

A scientist from the US space agency believes it is more than a mile long and only 10 visible
28 Oct 2018, 01:14 PM IST
Humvee dropped from US plane lands in back garden - seven miles from target

Humvee dropped from US plane lands in back garden - seven miles from target

A Humvee military vehicle was pushed out of an equipment transporter plane and landed in a residential area seven miles away from the targe
25 Oct 2018, 10:00 AM IST

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