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Life, More features, 27 Sep 2017

Kalbeliya dancer who charms

Kalbeliyas are basically snake charmers who travel from one place to another.

27 Sep 2017 11:30 PM

Pigeons are better at multitasking as compared to humans

The pallium of birds does not have any layers comparable to those in the human cortex.

27 Sep 2017 8:18 PM

This is what a comedian disrespecting every nation's flag had to say about India

He thought the French didn't put much effort in their flag and also had some words for Pakistan.

27 Sep 2017 7:17 PM

Dome of light to delight visitors to Louvre Abu Dhabi

With the Louvre name on the Abu Dhabi museum, the outcome had to be grand

27 Sep 2017 6:24 PM

Tattoo artists need medical license: Japanese court

Police raided his studio and charged him with violating a law.

27 Sep 2017 5:20 PM


Police fear woman in Brussels cooked her daughter alive on barbecue

Neighbours called police after hearing screams of a girl and seeing smoke coming out from under the garage door.

27 Sep 2017 5:16 PM

People can't get enough of this shopping list posted online

You can't go wrong with a list like this one.

27 Sep 2017 5:02 PM

Belgian authorities seize 'sugar daddy' posters

The website that offers to hook up young female students with rich older men.

27 Sep 2017 4:38 PM

New giant rat cracks coconuts with its teeth

The new species had been named Uromys vika.

27 Sep 2017 4:14 PM

Women work more than men, even after office

Study finds while women consistently do more housework irrespective of other factors, male involvement is influenced by demand.

27 Sep 2017 3:48 PM


Snake expert lets his own black mamba bite him, films his death after marital breakdown

Although the exact moment when the serpent bites him isn't included in the footage but he shows the snakebite on his hand.

27 Sep 2017 2:32 PM

Australian man loses 50kgs while on a potato-only diet

Taylor is getting 600 percent of his daily iron requirement and over 400 percent of vitamin c and fibre from potatoes.

27 Sep 2017 12:56 PM

Schooling without learning a wasted development opportunity: Report

The report recommends concrete policy steps to help developing countries resolve this dire learning crisis.

27 Sep 2017 11:41 AM

Saudi King's historic declaration allows women to drive

Longstanding driving ban was seen globally as symbol of repression of women in Gulf kingdom and comes after a years-long resistance.

27 Sep 2017 9:59 AM

Playing dress up

Drag races are more than just men dressing up as women.

27 Sep 2017 1:01 AM


A matter of taste

The Supreme Court in a recent judgment had ruled that obscenity has to be judged from the point of view of an average person.

27 Sep 2017 12:21 AM