Britons spend twice as much time on the lavatory as they do exercising.
Wolves have been discovered living just outside Rome for the first time in more than a century.
Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a man at Colombo airport for attempting to smuggle almost a kilo of gold in his rectum ‘with difficulty’.
The BBC is providing its political editor, Laura Kuenssberg, with a bodyguard for the Labour party conference.
Thousands of huge, fluffy, aggressive Tibetan mastiffs are roaming Tibet after being abandoned by their rich Chinese owners.
Norway’s sovereign wealth fund – the largest in the world – has reached $1 trillion.