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A giant Architeuthis dux squid was spotted by onlookers swimming into Toyama Bay northwest of Tokyo on 24 December. Researchers estimate the squid is around 12ft long and is relatively young. Locals say its the first sighting of a giant squid of the season.
Dec 30, 2015
- Drunk father kills daughter hours before her wedding to army man
- ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 launch postponed as lunar mission requires more tests
- Salaries of Indian MPs doubled, here are the other allowances they receive
- India adds firepower at Pakistan border with new air base in Gujarat
- Youth buys bride for Rs 22,000 at auction, hangs himself later