Chinese woman undergoes plastic surgery to evade $3.7 million debt: media
 A 59-year old woman from the central Chinese city of Wuhan transformed her appearance through plastic surgery in order...
I’ll have a rat with that: San Francisco’s new rodent cafe
The rodent-borne bubonic plague may seem unappetizing, but for a few San Francisco visionaries, it proved just the inspiration...
Girlfriend convicted in US texting suicide trial
A 20-year-old US woman was convicted of involuntary manslaughter Friday for ordering her teenage boyfriend to follow through on...
A frisky bull elephant took out his seasonal frustration on a car in a Thai wildlife sanctuary by stomping over the vehicle and ripping off the bonnet with its tusks, before trying to sit down on it. The young couple inside the badly damaged car luckily escaped injury after... Read more
Scottish prehistoric marine predator discovered
Scotland has its very own prehistoric marine reptile — and, no, its ‘not’ Nessie, the mythic Loch Ness monster. Scientists have announced the discovery of the fossil remains of a dolphin-like seagoing reptile on Scotland’s Isle of Skye that lived about 170 million years ago and was about 4.3m... Read more
Homeless Russian cat ‘saves’ abandoned baby boy
A homeless cat in Russia has won praise for caring and keeping warm a baby boy abandoned in a chilly entrance-way. The story took place in the town of Obninsk in the Kaluga region, where the baby was abandoned in the entrance-way to an apartment block and left lying... Read more
Churhail demon in the desert
A video reputed to be that of a  female scubas demon known in local folklore as a  “Churail” has been doing the rounds on social media. The video was supposedly shot by a police patrol unit somewhere in the Saudi Desert late at night. The Arabic speaking police officers... Read more
Posting selfies linked to Psychopathic behavior amongst men
Crowned as the ‘word of the year’ in 2013, studies were carried out in recent times to find out the correlation between ‘selfies’ and social behaviour. Recent research revealed that posting selfies on any social media portal can be linked with antisocial characteristics, the Chicago Tribune reported. A study... Read more