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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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Bride marries guest after groom has fit
February 18 2015 at 13:42

An Indian bride reportedly rejected her groom who had a seizure, marrying a wedding guest instead.

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Ugly custody battle for ‘Zombie Cat’
February 16 2015 at 15:34

The "Zombie Cat" who found fame after clawing himself out of a grave is caught in the middle of a custody battle.

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Japanese city makes record 1 585 snowmen
February 16 2015 at 13:18

More than 600 people raced to complete a whopping 1 585 snowmen in an hour, smashing the previous Guinness World Record.

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Dancing their way to world record
February 15 2015 at 09:58

Nine couples danced their way to victory in the seaside town of Pattaya, breaking the record for the longest dance marathon.

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A kidney for FA Cup tickets
February 14 2015 at 09:53

A Joburg man says he is willing to sell one of his kidneys for tickets to the FA Cup.

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Mom advertises for daughter’s true love
February 14 2015 at 09:58

A meddling mother goes behind her daughter’s back and posts an imploring ad in a newspaper in a quest to find her a beau.

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Grand lottery prize shared by trio
February 12 2015 at 12:21

Three people who bought Powerball lottery tickets in North Carolina, Texas and Puerto Rico have won the jackpot.

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Keep minds off sex, young Thais told
February 11 2015 at 14:03

Bangkok city officials are urging young Thais to forgo sex on Valentine's Day and visit temples instead.

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Is this the UK's dumbest driver?
February 10 2015 at 10:10

Earphones on his head, checking the mobile and iPad on… is this the most stupid driver in Britain?

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Owl attacks joggers for their hats
February 7 2015 at 16:29

Oregon officials are warning joggers and park visitors in Salem to watch out for an owl who has an affinity for hats.

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