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U.S: Ghanaian mother charged for inserting ginger in son’s anus

Police say a child’s mother subjected him to a particularly painful and embarrassing method of corporal punishment. Aba...


Brazilian tattoo artists specialises in tattoos that looked like stitched patches

Looking at the stitched patch tattoos of Eduardo “Duda” Lozano, it’s hard to believe that he only pioneered the new style three...


Thai hospital gives you instant six-pack abs

The aptly-named Masterpiece Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand, recently went viral for offering a plastic surgery procedure that gives...


The true story of a man who survived without eating for 382 days

Fasting for over a year sounds like the stuff of legends and many actually consider it an urban legend, but an old medical journal...


Man sues supermarket after being cheated out of $0.008

A Chinese man recently took a supermarket chain to court after allegedly being cheated out of 0.04 yuan ($0.008) because the checkout...


Hong Kong man gives up middle-class life to live on the street

52-year-old Simon Lee has been sleeping rough on the streets of Hong Kong for the last seven years, but unlike most homeless people,...


Fuggerei – The German housing complex where rent hasn’t gone up in 500years

In a time when the cost of renting a home seems to be getting higher virtually everywhere in the civilized world, the residents of...


Drunk woman left with £300 bill after accidentally ordering Uber to Newcastle

A drunk woman ended up with more than a hangover the next morning when she accidentally booked an Uber to Newcastle. Helen Dryden,...


Man cuts off his own finger after accidentally voting for wrong candidate

Pawan Kumar, a 25-year-old Indian man from Uttar Pradesh, chopped off his index finger with a meat cleaver in desperation, after accidentally...


Woman swallows 5-inch spoon while using it to dislodge fish bone stuck in her throat

Doctors in Shenzen, China recently performed an emergency endoscopy to remove a 13-centimeter metal spoon from a woman’s duodenum,...