FACTS OF THE DAY

27 April 2017

Theresa May is the by far most popular British Prime Minister since polling of such things began in 1979 – nine points ahead of Tony Blair’s best score.

telegraph.co.uk

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Uber is to open a flying taxi service in Dallas and Dubai by 2020.

reuters.com

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Security forces have discovered a cow-smuggling tunnel under the India-Pakistan border.

atlasobscura.com

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A giant, 10-month-old, 3-foot-long rabbit named Simon has died in the cargo hold of a United Airlines flight to Chicago under mysterious circumstances.

reuters.com

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20% of all the animal road deaths in England take place on the A303.

thetimes.co.uk

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The Pope has given his first TED talk.

reuters.com