The Malta Independent 24 November 2017, Friday

Oddities

Watch - Royal tantrum! Boy throws fit meeting Queen Elizabeth II

Friday, 10 March 2017, 15:06 Last update: about 10 months ago Associated Press

A 2-year-old boy in England wasn't very impressed with a chance to meet Queen Elizabeth II and showed it by throwing a tantrum in front of her majesty. Little Alfie Lun was set to hand...

Is this egg the largest ever to be laid in Malta?

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 08:44 Last update: about 10 months ago

Bellina the chicken laid this 200-gramme egg at a B&B in Gozo. Its owners want to know if this is the largest egg ever to be laid by a chicken in Malta. Normal chicken eggs weigh between...

Trump wigs in big demand during Carnival season in Austria

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 14:24 Last update: about 10 months ago Associated Press

So many people want to be Donald Trump this Carnival season in Austria that some costume shops have run out of wigs mimicking the U.S. president's memorable hairstyle. Shop owner...

Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 07:24 Last update: about 10 months ago Associated Press

Some joggers weren't joking when they said they were going out for a "brief run." In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, they ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity...

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