Sexual assault against women is a really big problem in India, as hardly a day goes by without a case being reported in the media.
There’s yet another doomsday date approaching, with some claiming that the rapture will start on Saturday.
Firefighters in a German city said it took about three hours to free a man who had "a very sensitive part of the body" stuck in the center hole of a dumbbell weight.
A Chinese man cracked open an egg that he purchased from a market to discover something unusual and unexpected -- a second egg.
Polygamy is illegal in Thailand, but that didn’t stop a modern-day Casanova from taking a whopping 120 wives and having 28 children with them. What’s even more unusual is that the women all know about each other and are fine with the arrangement.
Ever since Nestlé introduced white chocolate, 80 years ago, chocolate has been available in only three main varieties – dark, milk and white. Well, it’s apparently time to add a fourth type to the list – Ruby pink chocolate.
When it comes to long fingernails, Ayanna Williams has nailed the world record.
An 11-year-old from the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has allegedly been popping out 35 to 40 small white pebbles of what looks like cotton from her eyes, every day for over two weeks.
A dog in Canada is seeking to take a bite out of local government by running for mayor of a Newfoundland city.
Wedding flowers are seen by many brides as an integral part of the big day, but one woman from Australia went for an untraditional choice for her vows.
A Texas A&M University professor is being praised after he lent a hand -- or an entire arm -- when a student couldn't find a babysitter for her infant before class.
A Japanese company has created an adorable robot dog that can tell you how bad your feet smell, by using a powerful sensor embedded in its nose.
Hurricane season this year has brought devastation and chaos everywhere from Texas to the Caribbean. But that has not stopped Floridians preparing to take on Hurricane Irma by eating cake.
An overdue book was returned to a library in Scotland nearly four decades after it was initially checked out.
A man addicted to plastic surgery has been left with a permanent and painful erection after a nose job.
A shocked traveler on a Chinese road captured footage of a woman sitting on the hood of her husband's moving car during an argument.
The age at which men hit peak boring has been revealed.
Extremely strange footage shows Russian women strip down to their underwear and beg drivers on a motorway for money, allegedly as part of a workshop on finding a husband.
US police have released a video of a woman stealing their car after being arrested, handcuffed and put into the back of the vehicle.
Alejandro Ramos Martínez, a seafood diver from Pisco, Peru, recently made international headlines after a terrible accident left him looking like a human balloon.
Police in China stopped a man who was caught on security cameras standing on the roof of his car while it rolled down a road without a driver.
A jealous woman was somehow able to control her ex-boyfriend’s life – forbidding him from seeing other women and even going to certain bars – for two years, by posing as police officers and convincing him that he was part of an investigation.
His striking mug shot has earned him a career on the catwalk.
A 23-year-old undertaker won a contest at Japan’s biggest funeral expo on Thursday that tested ancient skills in the ritual dressing of the dead.
A man who swam out into the ocean to elude North Carolina police managed to escape from a shark and a drone camera, but not the long arm of the law.
A wife allegedly cut off her husband’s penis and flushed it down the loo.
A mother in South Akron, Ohio, took a honey of a photo shoot recently ― with the help of 20,000 bees.
Estonian chainsaw artist Igor Loskutow recently shocked the internet with one of his newest masterpieces, a magnificent dragon bench carved out of a giant log.
A couple visiting a South African national park captured the moment a pair of heroic hippos came to the rescue of a wildebeest that was being attacked by a crocodile.
A Brazilian judge recently presided over one of the most difficult cases of her career – an 18-year-old boy who sued his absent father for emotional abandonment, seeking no financial compensation, only a favorable verdict that would allow him to move on with his life.
A British bartender became the toast of bargain-hungry fight fans for posing as a Floyd Mayweather bodyguard to grab a third-row seat Saturday at the big bout.
Call it a ribbeting tale of friendship
It wasn't just wind and rain that caused damage when Hurricane Harvey blasted through the Texas coast. Fires did their share too.
In the town of Ratomka, five kilometers from the Belorussian capital of Minsk, there is a house so spooky that some people try to avoid walking past it at all costs, especially at night.
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has begun a nationwide LPG Safety Campaign to educate consumers on the safe use of LPG.
Firefighters in Montana believe they identified the source of a massive fire after finding the charred carcass of a hawk carrying a snake.
New York rapper Joey Bada$$ recently announced that he had to cancel several of his upcoming shows due to “unforseen circumstances”.
The winner of the biggest jackpot in North American history - $758.7m (£590m) - has come forward to collect her prize, lottery officials say.
A pair of New York cats are living in the lap of luxury as real-life Aristocats after their affluent owner left them $300,000 in her will.
“Real-life Black Beauty”, “Storybook Stallion”, or “Fabio of Hoses” are just some of the flattering nicknames people use when referring to Frederick the Great, a 16-year-old Friesian stallion and proud holder of the unofficial title of “world’s most beautiful horse”.
German police have seized around 5,000 ecstasy tablets shaped like the head of US President Donald Trump, a haul worth tens of thousands of euros.
Security cameras were rolling in a village in India when a showdown between lions and a herd of cows ended with an unexpected victory for the bovines.
A man who went to a hospital in China for a severe earache ended up having a gecko removed from his ear.
It was September of 2004, when Mary Grams, of Alberta, Canada, lost her diamond-encrusted engagement ring, while working on her family farm. She spent days looking for it, but to no avail.
An Indian company has launched a pickle flavoured condom.
A number of blue dogs have been spotted near Navi Mumbai’s Taloja industrial area, in India, and initial reports that untreated industrial waste dumped into the nearby Kasadi River may be to blame.
Fifteen children and teenagers from a small rural town in Morocco have been treated for rabies after reportedly gang raping an infected donkey.
Journalist Fred Smith learnt the hard way that reporting to work "too early" was an offense at his new place of work.
A phone dropped from an airplane over Kentucky survived the 1,000-foot drop and filmed its fall along with its discovery by some confused residents.
The South Carolina Emergency Management Division is urging "vigilant" residents to be on the lookout for legendary "Lizardmen" during the solar eclipse.
Fed-up with the grind of taking a bus or bike to work every day on congested streets in Munich, Benjamin David started swimming there instead.