ARTICLES RELATING TO BIZARRE NEWS

Court hands 5-year term to mother who kept baby in car boot

2019-10-16 21:51

A French appeals court on Wednesday sentenced a woman to five years in prison for having kept her baby daughter hidden for nearly two years, mainly in the maggot-infested boot of her car.

WATCH | Naked man stops traffic as he flees from cops on busy Eastern Cape highway

2019-10-10 15:31

Eastern Cape traffic officers had their hands full when they tried to chase a naked man running on the N2 just outside Port Elizabeth. Watch.

Ain't nothing but a horndog: Elvis lookalike steals fake vagina from New Zealand sex shop

2019-09-30 15:47

A man bearing a strong resemblance to Elvis Presley has been accused of stealing a fake vagina from a New Zealand sex shop, prompting a police investigation.

SEE | 99 couples tie the knot in mass Malaysia wedding ceremony

2019-09-09 12:42

Ninety-nine couples in Malaysia said their marriage vows at a popular Chinese temple, an auspicious date signifying long-lasting happiness.

Teenager electrocuted by live wire on final day of family holiday

2019-08-30 13:29

A 17-year-old girl has died during a family holiday after suffering an electric shock allegedly caused by stepping on a bare wire.

Woman plummets from balcony after attempting extreme yoga pose

2019-08-27 14:08

A woman broke both her legs after falling from her balcony while attempting extreme yoga poses.

Customer kills French waiter in sandwich spat

2019-08-17 14:29

A waiter at restaurant near Paris was shot dead by a customer angry at having to wait for a sandwich, a source close to the case says.

Man calmly sits next to severed arm after accident

2019-08-16 14:04

He was strolling home from work when his left forearm was hit by a passing vehicle.

Woman killed by lightning while running ultra-marathon

2019-08-01 13:42

A Norwegian woman has died tragically after being struck by lightning during an ultra-marathon in Italy.

Long acrylic toenails are trending – and we’re not sure how we feel about it!

2019-07-29 12:29

This new nail trend is taking the internet by storm.

 

WATCH | Great Snakes! Pet mamba around man's neck causes stir at KZN scrapyard

2019-10-10 20:28

A man and his pet mamba, caused quite the stir at a local scrapyard in Port Shepstone.

Ugandan pop star-turned-politician escapes arrest on motorbike

2019-10-10 06:28

Local media sources report that Wine was on his way to his Independence Day concert but was "intercepted by police".

WATCH | With a 'handful of nuts, a protein bar' and snapped leg Australian hiker crawls to safety

2019-09-18 10:12

An Australian bushwalker who tumbled down a waterfall, snapping his leg in two, tells how he managed to crawl for two arduous days though scrub and forest to safety.

Woman pecked to death by pet rooster while collecting eggs

2019-09-03 15:06

A woman was reportedly killed by her pet rooster while collecting eggs from her chicken coop in her garden.

5-year-old boy miraculously survives 4-storey fall

2019-08-30 13:25

Heart-stopping CCTV footage has gone viral, showing a child falling from a high apartment building in China.

WATCH | Russian sailor's message in bottle found 50 years later in Alaska

2019-08-21 17:11

A man gathering firewood in Alaska discovered a bottle with a handwritten message inside wishing the finder "happy sailing" more than 50 years after it was dropped into the sea by a Russian sailor.

5-year-old gets arm trapped in escalator

2019-08-16 15:31

A 5-year-old girl got her arm stuck in an escalator after she forgets to let go of the handrail.

Mother arrested after throwing a new-born baby out the window

2019-08-13 15:08

A KwaZulu-Natal woman has been arrested in connection with a new-born baby that was found abandoned in Verulam, north of Durban, the police have confirmed.

MUST WATCH | Contestants battle it out at the World Thumb War Championships

2019-07-29 16:33

The female thumb war champion spot was claimed by Janet Coleman, better known as "Nanny Thumb".

Graphic images: University student takes graduation pictures next to mom's coffin

2019-07-27 13:57

This young woman has honoured her mother's dying wish to be in her graduation photo by taking snaps alongside her mom's open coffin.

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