15 container ships produce as much pollution as all the cars in the world.
Chinese tourists in Canada can pay $50,000 dollars to shoot a polar bear.
Friesland in the Netherlands has agreed to remove rumble strips on its roads which play the regional anthem when driven over.
China has denounced the auction in Canterbury of a 1,000-year-old rare bronze water vessel, stolen by a British soldier from Beijing in the 19th century.
Eight athletes from Cameroon have absconded from the Commonwealth games in Australia.
Ford claims its new Focus is the best car in its 114-year history.