Spain’s former King Juan Carlos is with lover of 40 years in Abu Dhabi hotel, royal expert claims 

Spain’s scandal-hit former king has fled to Abu Dhabi with his long-time lover, a royal expert has claimed.    The controversial Juan Carlos, 82, is believed to be with his ‘most faithful friend for the past 40 years’ in a £10,000-a-night presidential suite in Abu Dhabi.  Royal expert and author Pilar Eyre says the ex-king and … Read more Spain’s former King Juan Carlos is with lover of 40 years in Abu Dhabi hotel, royal expert claims 

Failed asylum seeker used two FAKE identities to live in UK illegally for 20 years, court hears

Failed asylum seeker used two FAKE identities so he could live in UK illegally for 20 years, court hears Ali Hussain Karim, 47, should have been sent back to Iraq after arriving in 1999 Instead, he set up two false identities with passports and driving licences in UK Police caught up with him in June this … Read more Failed asylum seeker used two FAKE identities to live in UK illegally for 20 years, court hears

Thailand: Protesters risk 15 years’ jail for criticising King Maha

The Thai king has been seen in public for the first time after thousands took to the street to protest against the playboy royal.   Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn was pictured alongside his wife, Thai Queen Suthida, as they greeted well-wishers after a ceremony to celebrate the brithday of Thai Queen Sirikit, the Queen Mother.  It comes … Read more Thailand: Protesters risk 15 years’ jail for criticising King Maha

Air pollution cuts down life expectancy by two years, despite global efforts to improve air quality

Air pollution continues to cut global life expectancy, despite efforts worldwide to improve air quality. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates 4.2 million people die every year due to outdoor air pollution, making it a bigger threat to human health than cigarette smoking, AIDS and tuberculosis.    Particulate matter is a mixture of solid and liquid … Read more Air pollution cuts down life expectancy by two years, despite global efforts to improve air quality

Vicki Gunvalson lists her Southern California mansion of 26 years for $3.35M

TV veteran Vicki Gunvalson has put her roomy Mediterranean mansion located in an exclusive area of Southern California on the market after calling the dwelling home for 26 years. The 58-year-old business woman listed her Coto De Caza property in Orange County this week and is asking a whopping $3.35million. This comes after the blonde … Read more Vicki Gunvalson lists her Southern California mansion of 26 years for $3.35M

‘Oldest known cremation in the Middle East’ was 9,000 years ago

‘Oldest known cremation in the Middle East’ is revealed to be a young adult who was injured by a flint projectile several months before their death in Israel 9,000 years ago Researchers uncovered evidence of the ancient cremation in northern Israel The find included the remains of a corpse that had been deliberately set on … Read more ‘Oldest known cremation in the Middle East’ was 9,000 years ago

Astronomers spot a Milky Way-like galaxy 12 billion light years away

A distant galaxy that looks ‘surprisingly like our Milky Way’, has been discovered by astronomers, who say it appears like a near-perfect ring of light in space.  Astronomers from the Max Planck Institute used the Atacama Large Millimeter / submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope in Chile to find the galaxy 12 billion light years from Earth.  … Read more Astronomers spot a Milky Way-like galaxy 12 billion light years away

Starving Nigerian boy, 12, rescued after two years tied to post

Starving boy, 12, is rescued after spending two years chained up in an animal shed living off goat feed while his cruel father and three step-mothers lived in comfort with his 17 siblings in Nigeria Boy was found living among goats & chickens in a ram-shackled shed in Nigeria Police found his father & his … Read more Starving Nigerian boy, 12, rescued after two years tied to post

Early Britons ate every part of horse almost 500,000 years ago 

Ancient human ancestors living in Britain 480,000 years ago butchered and devoured an entire horse, scientists have discovered.  An archeological dig at a site in Boxgrove, Sussex, which is home to Britain’s oldest human remains, revealed the mare’s remains which had been picked clean.  Nothing of the wild equine went to waste, with the prehistoric humans eating … Read more Early Britons ate every part of horse almost 500,000 years ago 

Mysterious ‘timber circles’ in Portugal are from 4,500 years ago

Mysterious ‘timber circles’ 65 feet in diameter uncovered in Portugal were used as a ceremonial complex some 4,500 years ago Timber circles are massive monuments built during the Bronze Age They have been found in the British Isles and the US, and now Portugal The structure is 65 feet in diameter and was used in … Read more Mysterious ‘timber circles’ in Portugal are from 4,500 years ago