A search team looking for a 12-year-old boy who was snatched by a crocodile have reportedly discovered human remains near the waterhole where he was swimming in Australia.
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Monday 27 January 2014
Australian police have shot dead two crocodiles after a 12-year-old boy's disappearance
Sunday 26 January 2014
Group of friends were swimming at an isolated water hole in World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park southeast of Darwin
Saturday 25 January 2014
Trains aren't really my thing. Yet standing on the platform of Memphis Central train station – my breath hanging before me in the chill October air – I'll admit I was awestruck by the waiting 6.50am to New Orleans.
Saturday 04 January 2014
Burgundy is on a roll, bordeaux a roller-coaster. In 2013, bordeaux failed to deliver a good enough vintage to make it worth buying early.
Friday 06 December 2013
The camera trap was meant to capture images of crocodiles in Australia, but a sea eagle mistook the device for something tasty to eat instead
Tuesday 03 December 2013
Outlook The behaviour of GRG isn't the only problem faced by RBS. There is also the ongoing investigation into the foreign-exchange market, although RBS is by no means alone there. It's not even among the four biggest players.
Sunday 24 November 2013
Wear, What, Why, When?
Thursday 21 November 2013
Anything to declare? Hippo teeth, walrus horns, taxidermy alligators and potions made from rare orchids - UK border officials seize record number of endangered animal items
Friday 15 November 2013
Officials from the Home Office have said more items were confiscated in the year up to April 2013 than in any other year
Tuesday 12 November 2013
58-year-old needed 200 stitches after the animal tore through muscle in his thigh and hip
Thursday 10 October 2013
Krokodil, which is considered more addictive that heroin, originated in Russia
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Final collection wasn’t subtle but it had a sophisticated power
Wednesday 02 October 2013
A spontaneous road race is enough to put me off cars for life
Thursday 05 September 2013
Whether it’s for back-to-school treats or for home-made sandwiches, we’ve got all you need for a moveable feast
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Graft crackdown hits demand for shark fin
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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