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Zambia Weird News: Baboon cuts power to 50,000 customers

Zambia Weird News: Baboon cuts power to 50,000 customers

About 50,000 customers lost power for around 6 hours when a baboon wandered into a power station and tampered with equipment. The company said employees investigating the outage found the baboon suffering from injuries related to the shock it received from the machines. It however survived. The machine supplies power to southern and western provinces of Zambia, according to Henry …

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Saudi Arabia Weird News: Baby born on plane bags free air tickets for life

Saudi Arabia Weird News: Baby born on plane bags free air tickets for life

He is a born frequent flier a baby boy, born 35,000 feet above sea level on a Jet Airways plane from Saudi Arabia to India, has received a free lifetime pass from the airline as his first birthday gift. Jet Airways flight 9W 569 took off from Dammam for Kochi at 2.55 am today and when an expectant mother travelling …

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UP Weird News: Kanpur hungry goat chews up owner’s Rs 66,000

UP Weird News: Kanpur hungry goat chews up owner's Rs 66,000

A ‘hungry’ goat gave a rude shock to its owner when it chewed up currency notes worth Rs 66,000 that the man had kept in the pocket of his trouser, at Siluapur village in Kannauj district of Uttar Pradesh. The currency was in the denomination of Rs 2,000 notes, which farmer Sarvesh Kumar Pal had kept to purchase bricks for …

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Thailand Weird News: Bangkok Fat monkey sent to weight loss camp

Thailand Weird News: Bangkok Fat monkey sent to weight loss camp

A fat monkey in Bangkok caught attention of wildlife officials after they spotted him near a floating market gorging on tourists leftover food. The animal was given a sedative shot and brought to a wildlife rescue centre in Nakhon Nayok province, where it would undergo a comprehensive health check. The macaque weighs 15 kilos, much higher than the average of …

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Madhya Pradesh Weird News: Sagar 700 brides at a mass marriage ceremony received mogri in present

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What would you generally gift a newly-married couple? A Madhya Pradesh minister decided on an unusual present — a mogri or a wooden bat – for nearly 700 brides at a mass marriage ceremony. While the mogri is traditionally used to wash clothes, the minister has advised the brides to use it on their husbands if they turn alcoholic or …

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Pakistan Weird News: Punjab man lifts 6 bricks with his teeth

Pakistan Weird News: Punjab man lifts 6 bricks with his teeth

A video of a man from Pakistan lifting six bricks at once using only his teeth has gone viral for his unique ability. The video shows him grabbing one brick with his teeth and then stacking the rest on top. He is then seen walking around while balancing the bricks. 21-year-old Syed Tahir works as a labourer in Pakistan’s Punjab …

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USA Weird News: Washington married couple struggling to conceive discover they’re twins!

USA Weird News: Washington married couple struggling to conceive discover they're twins!

Washington: A married couple in the US shockingly discovered that they were biological twins after getting a routine DNA test done at an IVF clinic because they were struggling to conceive naturally. The couple, who met in college, had attended the clinic in Mississippi in the hope that it help them have their own child. A doctor at the clinic …

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Vietnam Weird News: VietJet hot air hostesses dress in bikinis

Vietnam Weird News: VietJet hot air hostesses dress in bikinis

Can you believe there exists an airline that has bikini-clad air-hostesses? Yes, Vietnam’s only privately owned airline, VietJet, has air hostesses wearing sexy bikinis on-board the inaugural flight to any beach destination. The Vietnamese carrier has broken all stereotypical ideas of promoting an airline by making its air-hostesses dress up in red and yellow bikinis (official colours of the carrier) …

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Pakistan Weird News: Sheikhupura newlywed misses wife so much he forces flight to turn around

Pakistan Weird News: Sheikhupura newlywed misses wife so much he forces flight to turn around

It was a stunt that was straight out of a Bollywood film. just like Farhan Qureshi had done in ‘3 Idiots’. A Pakistani newlywed on his way to Saudi Arabia for a job missed his wife so much that he cooked up a fake news of his spouse’s death that he forced the Shaheen Air flight to turn around and make …

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USA Weird News: Florida pig understands English and Spanish

USA Weird News: Florida pig understands English and Spanish

A zoological park in Florida claims to have a resident pig called Gordita that can understand commands in both English and Spanish. Marisela Gutierrez, a trainer at Jungle Island Zoo, said that the Vietnamese pot-bellied pig can understand more than 400 words in both English and Spanish. “Everything I tell her she does,” Gutierrez said. Gutierrez said she believes Gordita …

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