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Youngsters in Rostov, Russia, had the mane attraction for their show and tell - when they found a lost lion cub on their way to school.
The male cub was spotted wandering the streets of Seyatel village in southern Russia and taken to school by local children.
Police looked after the cub until owner Irina Kulikovskaya came forward saying it had escaped from the boot of her car.
"He's meant to be the real star of a new zoo I'm creating. I'm very grateful," she told local media.
"Nobody believed us when we said we had a lion when we got to school but you should have seen their faces when we brought it into class," said one of the pupils.
Colombian Croat football player wanted by Genoa and Vitesse
He still admits there was no interest from major Croatian clubs to sign him, but the interest came from other countries. "Not from Croatia. From Holland, Vitesse FC. They wanted to sign me on scholarship basis as well as Genoa from Italy", the player has revealed to Croatian Times.
Foreign investment in sixty percent of a decrease
Foreign investment in Croatia has seen a decrease of 60 percent in 2013 in comparison with the year before.
Toxic smoke hits Zagreb
A fire in a waste recycling centre in the Croatian capital Zagreb has been brought under control over Monday night and early Tuesday morning. However, firemen are expected to be there controlling it for another two days.
Davor Suker won a new mandate as CFF president
Davor Suker, 46, has won a new mandate as the president of Croatian Football Federation.
Snow returns to Croatia
Snowing has returned shortly in Croatia on Tuesday hitting spots like Biokovo mountain in the south, Begovo Razdolje in western part of the country, and even Sljeme near the capital Zagreb.
Special police secure Nauta Lamjana shipyard
Some 100 members of special police forces have secured the Nauta Lamjana shipyard on the Croatian island of Ugljan on early Monday morning.
Zrinka Cvitesic wins Lawrence Olivier Award
Croatian actress Zrinka Cvitesic has won a prestigious British theatrical Lawrence Olivier Award.
Pula opens eco market
An eco-market will be organized on Tuesdays and Saturdays in the western Croatian town of Pula.
Humanitarian pedalling from Osijek to Djakovo
Over 100 cyclists took part in a 80 kilometres long race between eastern the Croatian towns Osijek and Djakovo.
Agrokor signs a deal with Sberbank
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