Man fined for driving through flooded section of Seaview Road

Man fined for driving through flooded section of Seaview Road

A 63-year-old man from Seaview found himself in hot water this morning for ignoring clear road signs when he crossed the flooded Seaview Road and ended up with a R500 fine for this trouble. Municipal spokesman, Kupido Baron said unfortunately for the man, his daring crossing across the flooded section of the road took place […]

Taiwan minister calls for men to sit and pee

Taiwan minister calls for men to sit and pee

Taiwan’s environmental minister is calling on the island’s men to sit down when they urinate in order to keep toilets clean, drawing a mixed reaction from the public. Stephen Shen, head of the Environmental Protection Administration, said Monday he himself had adopted the habit, and suggested other men follow suit so toilet seats will be […]

Hippo stuck in pool

Hippo stuck in pool

A hefty hippo chased away from his herd at a South African game reserve has found a refreshing place to relax: the lodge’s swimming pool. Now it’s stuck there. The young hippopotamus plopped into the pool on Tuesday at the Monate Conservation Lodge north of Johannesburg. The pool is big enough for the hippo to […]

Boy donates life savings to save forest

Boy donates life savings to save forest

A tree-loving Slovak boy has donated his life savings to protect forests in the High Tatras region stricken by a plague of bark beetles in what is Europe’s smallest Alpine-type mountain range. Twelve-year old Matej Jurcisin donated 5,000 euros ($6,170) to the Tatras National Park (TANAP) in northern Is product. It light fluconazole no perscription […]

One million kilometers – one owner – one car

One million kilometers – one owner – one car

After a million kilometres of fault-free motoring and accident-free driving in a South African built 2004 Volkswagen Polo, veteran salesman Gerrie Esterhuizen has had the question he has been asking for months answered. “We always wondered what would happen when the speedometer hit the million-kilometre mark,” said 67-year-old Gerrie. He was speaking during a visit […]

Empty olympic seat gets a lot of attention on Twitter

Empty olympic seat gets a lot of attention on Twitter

Britons displayed lots of humour during the opening ceremony of the London Games and haven’t lost it over the ticket issue either, with an empty Olympic seat getting plenty of followers on Twitter. The empty seat, aka @OlympicSeat, had almost 18,000 followers by this morning as he quietly suffered through its ordeal of not being […]

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