An elderly Chinese couple was caught carrying a bag full of hundreds of cockroaches, which were meant to be used for a skin treatment, at Guangdong’s Baiyun International Airport, a Beijing news site reported.
The traditional practice is known as “blade wash eyes” in Mandarin and appears to unblock moisturizing sebaceous glands along the rim of the eyelid, an ophthalmologist who works at a nearby hospital in Chengdu said.
In a rare surgery, a team of six doctors in Rewa district of the state recently removed iron objects — a chain, as many as 263 coins, and 10-12 shaving blades along with a few glass pieces — from the stomach of a man who they said is not in a “good frame of mind.”
The 25-year-old woman suffered from a rare mental disorder called Rapunzel syndrome, which causes someone to tear their hair out from their head and chew it. The doctors had to perform a three-hour-long surgery to remove it.
The photos of parrots sitting on their potty and answering nature’s call were shared on Twitter on Japan’s unofficial Toilet Day, which falls on November 10.
Reportedly, the ‘odd tribute’ to the phallus stands at a height of over 6,200 feet and has left people wondering how the ‘genius’ managed to carry the installation up till the peak.
A groom, Md Shahnawaz Alam – a mechanical engineer working in Saudi Arabia – tied the knot with the bride Heyra Javed at a hospital when she got ill at the last moment.
The bath bombs, available in the shape of a chicken leg will release the aroma of the fried food once you throw them in water. The whacky toiletries were born when the brand decided to team up with Village Vanguard, the same Japanese company that previously launched some crazy novelty of food-like bath salts.
A Pakistani bride tried to kill to husband by poisoning him but in an unfortunate turn of events, it led to poisoning of 27 family members, some were children. Read on to know more.
Doctors in state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital removed 639 nails, weighing over a kilogram, from the stomach of a 48-year-old man suffering from schizophrenia.
Kaylee Bay, who works at a court in the US, got her colleague, Judge Lynn Davis, to sign a three-day “legal” notice addressed to the occupier of “Mummy Belly Lane, Womb, Utah”. Her daughter was born 12 hours later.
The two women robbers who are suspected in an attempted robbery of the Citizens Bank in Tannersville, Pennsylvania were dressed as nuns and ran away without money after an alarm was triggered.
Here is the world’s shortest test for you — the following questions are known as the Cognitive Reflection Test. Well, if you can’t solve this, you’re not even smarter than Donald Trump.
The government study said the tiny particles were likely to be mostly from the watchmaking, pharmaceuticals and chemical industries, which use the metals in their products and processes.
The ban on the full-face veil, which remains a rare sight in Austria, was seen as the latest effort by the two governing centrist parties to halt a rise in support for the anti-immigration Freedom Party.
Blogger and trainer, Tracy Kiss chose to do something bizarre with the excessive skin of her labia removed after a surgery. She converted the two pieces of skin into a single pendant and recorded the whole procedure. Twitterati can’t decide if it was creative or creepy.
The robber first poisoned the owner’s pet dog. After the dog lost consciousness, he broke open the main door of the building and took Rs 3 lakh in cash and 400gm of gold jewellery. This would have been a perfect crime, except that the thief left his mobile phone behind.
Two sisters from Xining have launched an online start-up that sells fresh air from the Tibetan Plateau for just Rs 150 a bag. According to local media reports, they claim to have sold 100 already.
The reptile went under CT scan due to several injuries. An initial X-ray did not reveal much about the nature of injuries sustained. Subsequently, the python was kept under the supervision of Snake Helpline.
A group of doctors and nurses was asked by kin of a patient to pay for “damaging the clothes” after he was rushed to Zhongnan Hospital in China’s Hubei Province. Later, the doctor paid him 1,000 yuan.
A man in China, received soup mixed with pee on Chinese Valentines day. Turns out, the delivery boy, after being thirsty, drank the soup and replaced it with his own pee. A complaint has been filed with the police and they are investigating the matter.
This man, a plastic surgery addict, developed the painful erection as a reaction to an anaesthetic given to him during surgery. “I was in Iran for rhinoplasty for the documentary film which is covering my life,” which is when the condition occured.
In a bizarre incident, a Tamil Nadu bus conductor was sent a memo by the transport department for not issuing a bird ticket for a pigeon.
The number of cats in Japan admitted to shelters has dropped by around 70 percent to 72,624 in 2016 from 237,246 in 2004. That has reduced the number of cats culled from 238,929 in 2004 to 45,574 in 2016. The cat population in Japan is around 9.8 million.
The doctors had told Rathnam’s relatives that it was pointless to keep her at the hospital because she wasn’t recovering and had asked them to take her home. They then took her to Vandanmed, a village in Idukki district, in an ambulance where they thought she died.
Reggie, the royal python, escaped when Tim Yardley moved a few houses away in the UK and he had almost given up hope of ever finding him. The harmless snake, measuring about 3ft petrified Laura Cowell and her son when it appeared in the family’s toilet last Wednesday.
During the procedure, the surgical team used the map of Fabbio’s brain to plan the surgery. They also went through a process of reconfirming what the brain scans showed them. This was done by delivering a mild electrical stimulus that temporarily disrupts a small area of the brain.
The woman from South Korea felt that her husband was neglecting her, and didn;t even give her money for expenses, and instead spent a lot of time out and playing golf, which is why she took the kitchen knife one night, and not only chopped off her husband’s penis but also flushed it down the toilet.
Delhi resident Bhawani Shankar was so happy with his new car that he shared the news via a newspaper advertisement, asking people to congratulate him on his new acquisition. Well, the good-natured readers of the ad, followed by Netizens, were more than happy to oblige.
In an incident that is being hotly debated as being a ‘fitting end’ or ‘plain wrong’, a farmer sent over sausages to a bunch of firefighters who rescued the very pigs that the sausages were made from during a barn fire. They have since been at the receiving end of flak for this rather odd arrangement.
Japan never seems to stop when it comes to experiments and innovation. This year, Japanese scientists have reprogrammed a robot ‘Pepper’, to perform rituals and funeral rites, when a Buddhist priest is not available to do the same. The robot recites sutras while tapping drums.
Thought this was a joke? Nope! A UK-based product website is actually looking for someone to review sex toys for them – full time! Not only is it a formal position, it comes with it a reasonable pay package as well as benefits of off days and healthcare.
The video shows a man holding the animal throughout the clip. Its face, too some, resembles that of a human, with a long jawline, a huge nose, its tongue sticking out and with elf-like ears.
Along with $5,000 worth of expensive gifts – including a diamond necklace and Louis Vuitton handbag, a Longines watch, an iPhone, two wedding bands an additional $1,000 cash – the man filed a petition at a local Sydney court for them to be returned to him.
Under the Indian Motor Vehicles Act, 1914, disqualifications of inspectors had been effected based on absurd factors like flat feet, pigeon chests, hammer toes and knock knees.
The baby was sent to a local hospital for further care and investigation. Hospital staff said that the girl was a few days old and was in a sound condition. The police tracked down the mother, who comes from Sichuan province and have arrested her for abandoning her child.