A Tel Aviv zoo was pleasantly surprised when one of its penguin couples turned out to be a lesbian pairing.
Six penguins at London Zoo died after contracting avian-malaria from mosquito bites, a spokeswoman confirmed.
Two British tourists who broke into a Australian theme park and stole a penguin following a drunken night out have each been fined £640.
Crowds in South Korea were delighted after an amusement park hosted a festive penguin parade ahead of Christmas.
A family of black-footed or African penguins marched through the Everland amusement park in the capital of Seoul dressed as Santa Claus, reindeers and Christmas trees.
Christmas is a major holiday in South Korea, home to one of Asia's largest Christian populations.
A party of penguins has given a group of African leaders a welcome they'll never forget. Dressed in miniature versions of traditional African dress, the creatures were used as part of the welcoming party in Japan.
The black-footed penguins waddled and hopped down stairs, before being carried around a Sea Paradise amusement park in Yokohama.Around 50 African leaders are visiting Japan for the Tokyo International Conference on African Development.
Penguin keeper Jody Geary from Marwell Zoo tells us about Ralph, their rather special wetsuited penguin.