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Groom tries to 'drown himself after seeing ugly bride for the first time'

A failed maths test and an epileptic fit have recently caused brides to cancel their weddings, but if true, this is something else.

Groom Kang Hu was apparently so disgusted after seeing his bride for the first time he attempted to drown himself. 197 more words


Gaelic word of the week

Our colleagues in the Parliament’s Gaelic service have featured the Official Report in this week’s Gaelic word of the week clip, the word being “deasaiche”, which means “editor”. 132 more words

Editor's Picks

Make the Most of Flavor Flours

What do teff, sorghum and buckwheat have in common? They are all non-wheat flours that along with whole and ancient grains, coconut flour and nut flours can be used to make delicious baked goods. 314 more words

Editors Picks

Review: Sleep Like a Tiger


 5/5 aardvarks

Format: Picture book
Ages: 3-8
Author: Mary Logue
Illustrator: Pamela Zagarenski
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers (October 2012)
Pages: 40
ISBN-10: 0547641028… 304 more words

Children's Book Reviews

Report: Black Crime Disproportionately Reported On NYC Television News

Black suspects continue to be overrepresented in crime newscasts in New York City on WCBS, WNBC, WABC, and WNYW, according to a report released Monday by media watchdog group  345 more words


Introducing the Ili pika, an adorable animal no one's heard of (and it's already endangered)

We know. It’s basically a cross between a teddy bear and a cuddly bunny. And it’s adorable.

This extremely rare mammal is called an Ili pika and has been spotted for the first time in 20 years. 255 more words


Meet the adorable 7-year-old with Down's Syndrome who Marks & Spencer just couldn't say no to

It’s hard to resist a face as cute as this.

Seb White was just four-years-old when his mum posted a message on Marks & Spencer’s Facebook page to ask if the high street chain would consider featuring him in one of their ads. 443 more words