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    Indian govt advises pregnant women to avoid meat, say no to sex and have only pure thoughts

    In the run-up to International Day for Yoga on June 21, India’s minister of state for Ayush, Shripad Naik released a booklet called Mother and Child Care, The Indian Express reported.

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    'Hungry' goat chews up owner's Rs 66,000 in India

    A 'hungry' goatgave a rude shock to its owner when it chewed up currency notes worth Rs 66,000 that the man had kept in the pocket of his trouser, at Siluapur village in Kannauj district of Uttar Pradesh on Monday.

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    Photo of Trump touching glowing globe draws comparisons to comic book villain

    Trump, King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Abdel Fatah al-Sisi were pictured standing with their hands on the miniature globe at the opening event for the new Global Centre for Combating Extremist Ideology on Sunday.

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    How Saudi fascination with ‘Ivanka bin Trump’ underlines changes in ultra-conservative kingdom

    The top trending Twitter hashtag in Saudi Arabia on Saturday wasn’t visiting President Donald Trump or even first lady Melania Trump. Instead, Saudis were abuzz about #binttrump – Arabic for “Trump’s daughter,” Ivanka.

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    Indian man arrested for impersonating Osama bin Laden

    An Indian man was arrested, on Monday, for impersonating al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Indian Express reported. Saddam Hussain Mansur was trying was trying to make an identity card.

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    Indian minister gifts 700 brides wooden bats to beat drunk husbands

    An Indian state minister has given hundreds of wooden bats to newly-wed brides, urging them to use the paddle as a weapon if their husbands turn alcoholic or abusive.

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    Indian groom rejects bride at meatless wedding

    A groom in meat-strapped Uttar Pradesh walked out on the bride because her family had served only vegetarian food at the wedding, Outlook magazine reported on Friday.

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    Indian woman kills husband for not being 'handsome'

    The 22-year old woman, who tied the knot about a week ago, attacked her husband fatally following a quarrel. She smashed his head with a grinding stone, which led to his death.

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    Chinese engineer marries female robot

    Artificial intelligence has started gaining momentum – so much so that a Chinese engineer ‘married’ a robot he created after he was unable to find a human spouse.

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    12-year-old becomes India’s ‘youngest dad’

    A 12-year-old boy has fathered a child with a 16-year-old girl in Kerala, NDTV said on Friday, adding that paternity tests showed the eight standard student could be India’s youngest dad.

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    Indian farmer wins train in legal fight

    An Indian farmer’s battle for proper compensation for land seized to build a railway reached an unexpected conclusion this week when a court awarded him a train.

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    BBC interview dad laments online fame

    AN academic who became a global internet sensation when his children interrupted a live television interview lamented the perils of online fame on Wednesday, telling reporters: “I’m so through with this.

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    'Can cure ‘possessed’ Trump by beating soles of his feet,' claims Kurdish healer

    Terming US President Donald Trump as 'possessed', a Kurdish healer has claimed he can cure the 70-year-old with his special powers and knowledge that he derived from God.

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    Surgeons remove 915 coins swallowed by Thai sea turtle

    Tossing coins in a fountain for luck is a popular superstition, but a similar belief brought misery to a sea turtle in Thailand from whom doctors have removed 915 coins.

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    Saudi king brings 459 tons of luggage, 2 limos & 1,500-strong entourage on Asia trip

    Packing light is a foreign concept to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, who will bring two Mercedes-Benz limousines, more than 400 tons (metric) of luggage and his own private escalator.

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    Indian teen wakes up on way to his own funeral

    A teenager astonished his family by waking up from the dead on the way to his very own funeral in India. Following a dog bite incident last month in Dharwad’ village in Karnataka state.

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    Indian nurse breaks baby's leg for crying incessantly

    According to a complaint lodged by the child’s father with the police, the ward boy who was alone on duty was irritated by the boy’s crying and broke his leg.However, the parents didn’t immediately realise that the baby.

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    Afghan man cuts off his wife's ears

    A man in Afghanistan has cut off his young wife’s ears, the head of a hospital caring for her said Wednesday, confirming the brutal act of domestic violence.The 23-year-old victim, Zarina, was attacked on Tuesday.

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    Indian PM, ministers and media in a fix after no translation of UAE Royal's speech

    An embarrassing situation developed on Wednesday during the media briefing at the Hyderabad House in India’s capital, New Delhi on Wednesday afternoon when there was no Arabic to English translation of the address.

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    Kazakhstan: China-focused dating agency sparks anger

    A curious advertisement popped up on Facebook a few days, appealing to women in Kazakhstan in search of a prospective husband: “An elite group of bachelors is coming to Astana from Beijing to make new friends.

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    Indian teen stripped, has head shaved on train for stealing bag

    The girl was sent to judicial custody on Tuesday after facing court. GRP filed complaints passengers made against the girl, along with one from the Ticket Train Examiner (TTE) who made complaints against the passengers.

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    US man jailed for 22 years for stealing TV remote

    Eric Bramwell, 35, was found guilty in November and sentenced in January to 22 years imprisonment. He stole the remote in August 2015 from the common area of an apartment complex in Wheaton, Illinois.

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    Crazy in love: Suspect kills man so he could marry his wife

    The Police in Pakistan’s Islamabad arrested a suspect who gunned down a man in early December of last year on the complaint of the victim’s wife, Sabzi Mandi for allegedly killing Faizullah.

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    Indian couple delivers Britain's first baby of 2017

    An Indian woman in Britain gave birth to the country's first baby of 2017 at 12.01 a.m., just a minute into the New Year, the media reported. Bharti Devi, 35, gave birth to baby girl Ellina Kumari.

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