Friday , 24 November 2017

Odd News

Indian textbook tells kids to try suffocating kittens

An Indian publisher has caused a public uproar with a school textbook that encourages children to suffocate kittens as part of a scientific experiment. The book, which is used in hundreds of private schools in India, includes an experiment in which two kittens were placed in separate boxes — only …

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Domino’s has created its own wedding registry

American pizza restaurant chain, Domino’s Pizza, has created its own wedding registry. Registering at dominosweddingregistry.com lets pizza-loving couples stock their wedding wish list with Domino’s menu items instead of fine china or a new toaster. Friends and family can choose from a variety of pizza-related gift choices. Examples of gift packages include …

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Judge mistakenly issues 10-day sentence to drug dealer instead of 10 months

A marijuana trafficker caught a break Tuesday when a federal appeals court in the U.S. held that he could not be resentenced by a judge who mistakenly imposed a 10-day sentence when he meant a 10-month term. Charles Bentil, 46, was convicted in 2003 of possession with the intent to …

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Russian Newspaper Tells Battered Women to Cheer Up Because Abuse Increases Chances of Having Sons

Russia is on the verge of decriminalizing several forms of domestic violence, despite the country’s enormously high rate of abuse against women. As federal lawmakers in Moscow march ahead with this controversial initiative, one of Russia’s most read newspapers, Komsomolskaya Pravda, published an article this Wednesday, citing research that supposedly …

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‘I Have Killed More Than 100 People Using Marine Powers’ – Native Doctor Confesses After Turning Born Again

A Zimbabwean native doctor from Gweru has confessed to killing more than 100 people using marine powers he claimed to have acquired from the underground World. This comes after the 46-year-old Musiyiwa Denhere had repented from his evil ways by joining a local Pentecostal church. But after his repentance things …

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51-Year-Old Man Kills His Mother In Lagos Over His Sister’s Will (Photos)

The Lagos state command is investigating a case of suspected murder committed by a 51 year old man against his mother. On February 7, 2017 at about 11pm, one Akintunde Ayoola of united estate, Sangotedo, Ajah Lagos, came to the station and reported that on the same date at 6pm, …

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Woman Bites Off Widow’s Finger, Swallowed It [PHOTO]

A 37-year old woman, Mrs Gift Akindele has been arrested and arraigned before a Lagos court after she allegedly attacked and bites off a widow’s finger, Mrs Helen Godwin and swallowed it in the presence of their co-tenants in Lagos. The incident happened at 36 Mafuta Adeyemi Street, Orelope Bus …

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Christ Embassy Pastor Dupes Member Of N4.5m In Port Harcourt

A Port Harcourt-based pastor, Gobari Maxwell, of the Believers’ Love World Ministry aka Christ Embassy Church was yesterday arraigned before an Ikeja High Court for allegedly defrauding one of his members, Osazuwa Okungbowa, of N4.5 million. Maxwell, who superintends over one of the satellite churches led by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, …

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Burglar’s getaway van gets stuck in snow, asks homeowner he ripped off for help

Following separate crimes in the Canadian city of Abbotsford, two men were arrested Tuesday morning when their getaway vehicles became stuck in snow. Abbotsford police spokesman Const. Ian MacDonald said that after a residential break and enter around 5 a.m., the suspect’s van became stuck in snow near a popular, central fast-food restaurant. The suspect …

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US man attempted to exchange vodka for Girl Scout cookies

Girl Scout cookies are a hot commodity this time of year in the US, but one man was arrested after an usual request for the sweet treats. Officials told KXII that Girl Scouts were trying to sell cookies in an Ardmore mall when they were met by 45-year-old Jerry Swanson. …

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Woman Reportedly Gave Birth To A Goat In Port Harcourt (Disturbing Photos)

A middle aged woman gave birth to a goat in port harcourt after being pregnant for Two Years. This is not the first time we have heard of strange births in this part of the world.In this regard, there are always questions that would be left unanswered if the story …

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Man told for years he was ‘just fat’ has 130-pound tumor removed

A man from Mississippi, USA is recovering at a hospital in California after doctors removed a 130-pound benign tumor. For 15 years, the tumor had grown on Roger Logan’s abdomen until it reached the size of a small adult, according to KERO. “Usually at home I would sit and it would rest …

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Man arrested for 77th time after getting stuck in chimney

A man in the US has been arrested, and booked into the same jail for the 77th time. According to police in Alexandria, Louisiana, officers responded to the report of a man stuck in the chimney of a business early Friday morning. Employees told officers that when they arrived at …

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Israeli minister caught on camera using onion to fake crying to lament Rabbi’s death

Israel’s interior minister, Ayre Deri, using onion to fake crying to express grief over passing of a Rabbi, Ovadia Yosef, in 2015 went viral after it was uploaded on YouTube on February 5. Deri was seen rubbing onions in his eyes before venturing into a full-fledged drama of faking crying. …

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Funeral directors in Canada are trying to curtail ‘funeral selfies’

Funeral directors in Quebec, Canada are discussing how to educate people that taking selfies over a corpse and posting it to social media may be considered disrespectful in some families. The president of the corporation of funeral directors of Quebec, Denis Desrochers, said the act of taking photos at a funeral isn’t new, …

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Mother Snatches Her Daughter’s Husband After Sleeping With Him

Wonders shall never end! A married man is regretting the kind of wife he married after she eloped with their son-in-law, their daughter’s husband, leaving family members in serious shock. There was drama in the area as news broke that a mother actually snatched her daughter’s husband after having s*x …

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Horror! Blood, 5 Human Skulls Discovered At Church Altar In Imo (See Photo)

There was great shock in Ububo-Alia, Awara in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo state when 5 human skulls were discovered in a church called the Ark of Covenant Ministry. The Authority reports that the general overseer of the church, Pastor Ngozi Odika, was beaten blue-black by irate youths of …

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Married Man Dupes Lady N450k After Fake Marriage Proposal (photo)

A Lagos court has declared wanted a 45-year old man, Raphael Emmanson who allegedly obtained N450,000 from a lady, Miss Chinedu Chukwu under the false pretence of marrying her and to procuring visa for both to travel abroad as husband and wife. The wanted man not only duped Chinedu of …

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Moscow Citizens Banned From Keeping Bears at Home

The right to keep and bear bears at home in Moscow, Russia’s capital, is no more. Chairman of the Commission on Environmental Policy in Moscow, Duma Zotov Zoe, has decreed that domesticated bears are no longer welcome in Russia’s capital. The ban also includes lions and other large wild predators. “I stress that we are …

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US Police Use Justin Bieber As A Punishment For Drunk Drivers

US Police in Wyoming, Minnesota issued a stern warning to drunk drivers on Sunday night. They threatened to show a Justin Bieber ad to anyone driving drunk during the Super Bowl, reports The Washington Post. “If you drive drunk tonight we’re going to subject you to that Justin Bieber @TMobile …

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