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Sacked for attending same funeral twice

A Japanese civil servant who made up deaths, and even claimed he was going to the same person's funeral twice, has been sacked.

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Indian village bans kissing in public

An Indian village in a western coastal state has imposed a ban on couples kissing in public.

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Where am I? asks ‘dead’ woman

An undertaker passed out in shock when a coffin lid slid open and the woman inside groaned: ‘Where am I?’

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Sacked for attending same funeral twice
March 27 2015 at 20:50

A Japanese civil servant who made up deaths, and even claimed he was going to the same person's funeral twice, has been sacked.

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Indian village bans kissing in public
March 27 2015 at 13:35

An Indian village in a western coastal state has imposed a ban on couples kissing in public.

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Where am I? asks ‘dead’ woman
March 25 2015 at 15:54

An undertaker passed out in shock when a coffin lid slid open and the woman inside groaned: ‘Where am I?’

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App cleans up Lady Chatterley’s Lover
March 25 2015 at 10:32

To the fury of authors, a new app has been introduced for e-books that can cover up the rude words of novels.

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Open flame + fuel tank = kaboom!
March 24 2015 at 10:10

It wasn’t the brightest move, but this man needed to see what he was doing while refuelling his car.

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TV presidents beat Obama in poll
March 23 2015 at 09:34

Americans prefer television presidents to their real-life President Barack "No Drama" Obama, according to a poll.

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Mass cheating exposed in India
March 20 2015 at 11:44

Images of Indian students blatantly cheating on school-leaving examinations under the noses of supervisors have gone viral.

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Pilot found guilty of hijacking plane
March 17 2015 at 15:28

An Ethiopian Airlines pilot was convicted in absentia of hijacking his own plane and flying it to Geneva.

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Nude biker gets dressing down
March 16 2015 at 22:01

A Pakistani motorcyclist has been arrested after police caught him riding naked along a busy road.

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Shoe fetish? This man had 1 000 pairs
March 16 2015 at 12:03

Melbourne police were stunned to find second-hand sneakers literally everywhere in a 57-year-old man’s home.

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