- Orthodox Christmas is recognized and celebrated by a total of 16 countries which include Russia, Ukraine, Egypt and Serbia.
- A study by two Australian researchers shows that a majority of participants of anti-vaccination discourses on Facebook are women.
- Aarts worked as a relief media officer in the Corporate Communications and Public Relations department of the London Police Service.
- According to a report, the pizzeria owner had to shut down his business and bear heavy financial losses due to the negative publicity he garnered with the woman's Facebook post.
- This move signaled a relaxation in punishments given for violating the conservative dress code.
- The previously unknown species, which hasn’t been given a scientific name yet, was found accidentally, as by-catch during shrimp fishing in the Pacific Ocean.