Flipping the bird! ‘Rude’ pelican appears to swear by giving the V-sign with it wings

Flipping the bird! ‘Rude’ pelican appears to swear by giving the V-sign with it wings Austin Thomas, 55, captured hilarious shot of a pelican throwing its wings out ‘It looks like the feathers at the end of its wings were giving a fingered salute of some description my way’ ‘When it was landing its feet, … Read more

Chinese spy ship spotted off Darwin coast as presence described as ‘unusual’

Chinese SPY SHIP spends three weeks in secretive mission off the coast of Australia – passing critical military bases after entering exclusive economic zone near Darwin A Chinese spy ship was spotted lurking off Australian coast for three weeks  Ship entered economic zone off coast of Darwin and travelled southwards The vessel passed Queensland and … Read more

Sony could cut PS5 production by a MILLION units due to the global chip shortage

Christmas misery for kids as Sony cuts PS5 production by a MILLION units due to chip shortages and shipping issues The global chip shortage could force Sony to cut production of its PS5 People familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that the firm was planning on making 16 million units, but reduced the target to … Read more

Biden touts ‘lynchpin’ alliance with Southeast Asian leaders and hints at trip to region

Biden touts ‘lynchpin’ alliance with Southeast Asian leaders as China threat to Taiwan looms – and hints at future trip to the region to show support President Joe Biden hinted at an in-person visit to the Southeast Asian region in his address to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations United States looks to counter the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics Australia Archery loses to Taiwan in thriller

Heartbreak for Australia’s archery team as they lose thrilling shoot off to Taiwan – meaning the team won’t win back-to-back Olympic medals  Olympic archery team loses bid to go back-to-back in the archery   Team lost thrilling shoot off with world no. 2, Taiwan  By Australian Associate Press Published: 00:14 EDT, 26 July 2021 | Updated: … Read more

Why you should head to Taiwan if you’re a fan of scenic railway journeys

Why you should head to Taiwan if you’re a fan of scenic railway journeys: Channel 5 documentary reveals the island’s stunning train trips The World’s Most Scenic Railway Journeys takes viewers on a trip of a lifetime around Taiwan’s rail network This week’s episode, narrated by Bill Nighy, takes in the Alishan Forest Railway and … Read more

Abandoned buildings around the world now teeming with plant-life after being reclaimed by nature

After mankind has left: Abandoned buildings around the world now teeming with plant-life after being reclaimed by nature These incredible pictures feature an abandoned ballroom in Germany being overtaken by ferns and a desolate manor house in Taiwan covered by trees The beautiful yet crumbling locations left by their human inhabitants have been reclaimed by … Read more

Did Argentina rob art from its own museum to fund the Falklands War?

Did Argentina rob art from its own museum to fund the Falklands War? Military junta stole £1.8m of paintings from Buenos Aires gallery to buy arms from Taiwan, new book claims British academic claims art heist was staged by Argentina’s military Government Sixteen masterpieces vanished into thin air from national museum in the 1980s Just three … Read more