Odd But True

Israeli police pour bleach into food at Tel Aviv restaurant run by African migrants


Israeli police along with government health inspectors’ poured bleach into food at a Tel Aviv restaurant after the government concluded that the food is a public health hazard, according to a statement released by Israeli police. Health inspectors poured bleach on the food that was cooking at a Sudanese restaurant located in the Neve Shaanan neighborhood of Tel Aviv, which ...

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Man strangles wife over sex


Residents of Promised Land, near Adjei-Kojo, Tema, were on Tuesday morning panic-stricken when a jealous man was alleged to have strangled his wife to death with a nylon rope for allegedly denying him sex. The culprit, John Ninson, a 42- year-old driver, was said to have sus­pected his wife, Patience Ninson, a trader, of having an extra-marital affair with another ...

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Norway: Priest’s wallet stolen during service


A priest in Norway has had his wallet and phone stolen while conducting the Sunday service, it seems. John Olav Hodne, parish priest at Melhus Church outside Trondheim, says he left them in the changing room at the back of the church. He only noticed they were missing after the service was over, reports local newspaper Tronderbladet. “This is a ...

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20 mini-skirt ladies massacred in Maiduguri


Barely 24 hours after over ten people were slaughtered in Maiduguri, twenty ladies in miniskirts and trousers were yesterday slaughtered in their separate homes in the metropolis by yet to be identified terrorists. Also the Joint Task Force, Operation ‘Restore Order’, Friday, placed a bounty on suspected terrorists and members of Boko Haram. This ugly development in Maiduguri is one ...

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Woman slashes man to death


A 45-year woman who allegedly hacked to death a farmer from whose farm she had gone to steal has appeared before the Nkawie Circuit Court. The plea of Yaa Kyeremaa was not taken and was ordered to be held in prison custody to make her next court appearance on March 12. The incident happened at Asakaraka, a farming community in ...

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Two lovers stuck during sex in Sunyani

A man and a woman who were having sex in a guest house in Sunyani were reported to have got stuck on Wednesday. The Ghana News Agency (GNA) reported that the man could not remove his penis from the woman’s vagina and that it took the timely intervention of the police to whisk the inseparable lovers from the scene. The ...

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Holy water washes away sins at Ethiopia’s Timket festival

France has Lourdes, India has the Ganges. Ethiopia, meanwhile, has Gondar. Situated about 450 miles north of Addis Ababa, encapsulated by hills and tall trees, and dotted with 17th-century relics from the city’s glory days (when it was the country’s capital), Gondar today can seem somewhat remote. During the religious festival of “Timket,” however, the city is inundated with pilgrims ...

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Syrian girl stoned to death for joining Facebook

While you were busy liking someone’s post or uploading that cute photograph of your puppy, a young Syrian girl was reportedly being stoned to death in Syria. Her crime? She had opened a Facebook account. The incident took place in the Syrian city of Rakka. The girl, Fatoum Al-Jassem, was sentenced to death by stoning by Al-Reqqa religious court after ...

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Woman, 23, grows beard like a man

A 23-year-old woman with a condition causing excessive hair development has revealed that growing a beard makes her feel more feminine. Harnaam Kaur, of Slough, Berkshire, suffers from polycystic ovary syndrome – and a beard first started to appear on her face aged just 11. The hair quickly spread to her chest and arms, and the condition made her the ...

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Prostitutes demand pensions

Prostitutes on the favourite British holiday island of Ibiza have formed a union to get a better deal from brothel owners. The vice girls have formed a new union and have registered to pay taxes and join the state social security in an uprising over fundamental rights.Capture118 They have registered to pay taxes and join the state social security system ...

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