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Diana’s legacy twenty years after her death

It's twenty years since the death of Princess Diana shocked the world. During her lifetime she supported a number of charities. Those who worked...

Tea made from Fireweed grows more popular in Russia

The pink blooms of the fireweed plant are a common sight across the northern hemisphere at this time of year. But in Russia, the...

Elaborate sand sculptures carved for festival

A giant shark emerges several metres from the ground. It's one of six large sculptures carved from sand as part of the 5th Sand...

Texas Traffic Stop Leads to Engagement Ring (Video)

A Texas woman pulled over for a traffic violation got a marriage proposal instead of a ticket. Grapevine Police Department dispatcher Stephen Smith told...

Stunning opera to open on floating stage

An impressive open air set built over an alpine lake in Austria is about to host a grand production of the opera Carmen. The...

More than a thousand in Chile dive in icy waters

More than a thousand people dipped into the icy waters of the Pacific Ocean during an annual event that attracts locals and tourists. In...

Study suggests healthy Nordic diet may reduce dementia risk

A new study suggests that sticking to a healthy, Nordic-style diet might lead to better cognitive health and reduce the risk of dementia in...

Historic Portuguese mansion an oasis of calm in colourful India

A 425 year old Portuguese mansion in India has opened its door to visitors to offer a glimpse of its colonial history. The much-loved...

India alarm over rising tiger deaths

Wildlife activists have accused Indian authorities of a culture of secrecy around steadily rising tiger deaths.At least 67 tigers have died this year -...

High tech gives tennis fans an insiders view of Wimbledon (Video)

Thousands of the luckiest tennis fans with tickets to Wimbledon will be able to see their heroes on the tennis courts, but over the...