Cleopatra, the last ruler of Egypt before the Romans seized power, has become the stuff of legend, sparking debates on whether she was beautiful, despite no one really knowing what she looked like.
Ernie Colón was known for his diversified career illustrating superhero and horror comics, he worked on Marvel's Black Widow the Coldest War GN (1990), Red Sonja vol. 2 #1–2 (1983) and DC's Blue Devil #6, 9 (1984–1985), Scooby-Doo #2, 4, 6, 8 (1997–1998).
New Delhi (Sputnik): In a bizarre incident, police in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh have discovered that a man, recently held in a land grabbing case, had forced a teenage boy to lick a toilet-seat and falsely testify against two other minor boys in his son’s stabbing case.
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea has fended off accusations of culture appropriation from time to time; she's currently gearing up for her comeback with a brand-new album: In My Defense.
Earlier this week, it was reported that Apple’s contractors all over the world are regularly sent Siri recordings containing private information about users, including their sex-related matters.
A right-wing Hindu group known for its audacious, attention-grabbing behaviour has demanded that the Indian government ban the Quran, claiming that the Islamic holy book incites violence and constitutes a major threat to national security.
Irene Torrie, 39, from Dundee, Scotland, was added to the sex offenders register following an incident where she threatened to bite her neighbour on the night of 23 July, The Scottish Sun reported.
New Delhi (Sputnik): A woman in the Indian state of West Bengal left a team of doctors stunned after it was discovered that she had turned her belly into literal storeroom of gold ornaments and other precious articles.
France has earned fame as the country of liberty, equality, and fraternity. However, more and more women there seem to be abandoning one of the advances in the fight for feminism – the right to strip on the beach. While some point at harassment as a possible reason, others suggest that the health damage and social media pressure is to blame.
New Delhi (Sputnik): In a heart-wrenching incident in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, a mother elephant avenged her baby’s death by uprooting the transformer which electrocuted it.
Deutsche’s net income also dropped by over 40 percent to €231 million in the second quarter, year-on-year - the lender is predicted to report a full-year loss for 2019. Deutsche shares fell 2.4 percent in response to the results.
New Delhi (Sputnik): An Indian judge from the State of Kerala has stoked a controversy after a video clip showed him igniting the interest among Brahmins, saying they should voice their concerns over "economic reservation alone" and "not the caste or communal reservation". He also said, "the Brahmins are twice-born".
New Delhi (Sputnik): It appears not all pets are pampered pooches. In a bizarre incident, a dog owner in the Indian state of Kerala abandoned his pet of three years, accusing it of involvement in an ‘illicit relationship’ with a neighbourhood dog.
Police have advised festivalgoers to stick with their friends, “look out for each other", and remember “no means no”. It's far from the first time in recent years that a popular music festival has been blighted by sexual assault.
The animal welfare charity RSPCA said it would definitely seek to prosecute those who commit sexual acts against animals and that the police could even charge the perpetrators with bestiality.
A new Star Trek series following an aged, veteran former Captain of the Starship 'Enterprise', Jean Luc Picard and some familiar crew members, is set for release in 2020.
According the Cambridge Dictionary, "Manspreading" is when I man sits, especially on public transport, with his legs spread wide apart, in a way that means that the people next to him have less space.
New Delhi (Sputnik): A massive intersection in the Indian city of Jaipur has attracted unwanted public attention for two fatal accidents in two successive days, which left two people dead and seven badly injured. Some of the locals have called the traffic junction ‘jinxed’.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Unable to pay for a private hearse, a poverty-stricken tribal man in the Indian state of Odisha had to carry his family member’s body from the hospital to his village, by using a self-made improvised stretcher made of cloth tied to bamboo poles, to perform the last rites.
New Delhi (Sputnik): A video blogger in Indonesia is likely to face a court trial for allegedly violating the country's strict electronic transactions law while sharing a handwritten menu of national flag carrier, Garuda Indonesia.