A man in Siberia takes his kettle to city hall to protest at power cuts.
Convenience stores report a spike in alcohol sales since the introduction of an anti-corruption law in September.
A small city in eastern China cancels a rewards-based clean-up campaign after people handed in millions of cigarette butts.
A new directive tells police in Manila not to pick their noses or scratch any body parts while on duty.
McDonalds has won a case preventing a Singaporean business using "Mc" or "Mac" in its trademark.
Local police on the trail of missing inflatable dog mess.
A new project called Asylum League is aiming to integrate migrants into Danish society.
Australia's National Archive tries to establish how a letter flown out of Paris by balloon during an 1870 siege ended up in its collection.
A Chinese tourist spent nearly two weeks in a German migrant hostel after mistakenly applying for asylum when he actually wanted to report a theft.