Watch: 245 People Jumped Off A Bridge Together

In one adrenaline-loaded stunt, 245 people rope-jumped off a bridge in Brazil.Attached to their harness, 245 men and women simultaneously leaped off a 30-metre-high bridge and swayed like pendulum in a world record attempt in Hortolandia, an hour from Sao Paulo.Yet to be recognised by Guinness World...

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Albert Einstein’s Theory Of Happy Living Emerges In Tokyo Note

A note that Albert Einstein gave to a courier in Tokyo, briefly describing his theory on happy living, has surfaced after 95 years and is up for auction in Jerusalem.The year was 1922, and the German-born physicist, most famous for his theory of relativity, was on a lecture tour in Japan.He had recently...

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German Zoo Hopes To Cure Panda’s Bad Walking Habit With Sex

Zookeepers at Berlin's main animal park are hoping to cure a young female panda's habit of walking backwards by introducing her to one of life's most precious pleasures: sex.They plan to introduce four-year-old Meng Meng to Jiao Qing, a panda three years her senior, in the hope that romance will help...

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How Cyrus Mistry Was Sacked: Former Tata Executive Reveals In Blog

Nirmalya Kumar, who was group executive council (GEC) member under Cyrus Mistry, in his latest blog revealed how the former Tata Sons Chairman was sacked from his job. In October last year, Mr Mistry was fired as Tata Sons chief. Mr Kumar wrote that after his meeting with Ratan Tata and Tata Sons board...

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Mumbai Man Sets World Record For Holding Most Lit Candles In Mouth

Dinesh Upadhyaya is a man of many talents, and a lot of these talents have also earned him world records. According to his Twitter bio, the school teacher from Mumbai holds over 89 Guinness World Records (along with 57 Limca records and 3 Ripley's world records). His latest feat to have earned him a Guinness...

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Small Plane Crashes On Busy Road, Strikes Two Cars

A CCTV camera has captured the exact moment a small plane crash-landed at a street in St. Petersburg, Florida, US, hitting cars as it did. The incident took place on Wednesday afternoon. Thankfully, everybody survived the emergency landing, though three people were taken to the hospital and one treated...

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Goes For Diwali Ride, Leaves Helmet At Home

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das was on Thursday night seen riding a scooter in the state capital of Ranchi. Taking a Diwali night spin of the town with his supporters on other scooters, the Chief Minister was seen without a helmet.The video, released by news agency ANI, shows Mr Das, 62, riding...

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‘Dowry helps ugly girls get married’, say sociology notes given to Bengaluru students

"The marriage of ugly girls, who otherwise would have gone without a partner, is made possible by offering heavy amount of dowry."Supporters of dowry think this is an important avantage, says the author who penned these words. And believe it or not, the page that contains them was photocopied and distributed...

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Upset Over Small Quantity Of Crackers, 15-Year-Old Hangs Self

A 15-year-old boy committed suicide in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district after his parents refused to buy more firecrackers for Diwali. Abhijeet, a class 10th student, hanged himself from a ceiling fan at his house in Ambikapur town, police said.Preliminary investigation revealed that Abhijeet was unhappy...

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Bihar Board Insisted She Flunked Science, Twice. How She Won In Court

Usually In news for instances of brazen cheating in exams and 'fake' toppers, Bihar's education board is back in the spotlight. This time, for flunking a Class 10 student who insisted she had done much better. Later, officials also tried to pass off someone else's answer-sheets as the girl's but were...

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