A new robot invented in Oregon is less likely to fall over than other robots because it walks like an ostrich.
An Aberdeenshire council has apologised for planting dozens of trees in the middle of a village football pitch.
The head of the Lithuanian Tourist Bureau has quit after it was found to be using pictures of other countries in its advertising, under the slogan ‘Real is Beautiful’.
A survey of 2,000 Britons has found that 77% of them have had exactly the same thing for lunch every day for the last nine months.
Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, the president of Turkmenistan and a former dentist, has been re-elected with 98% of the vote. In 2012, he won only 97%.