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India's First Farting Contest Wants to Judge How Loud and Melodic Your Stinker Is

A movement to free the fart and normalise the natural body process is gaining gas in Gujarat, with prizes being given to those whose farts are the loudest, longest and most musical.
Shamani Joshi
9.16.19
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Indian Man Sticks License and Documents on His Helmet to Avoid Increased Traffic Fines

Afraid of paying a heavy penalty under the stringent new Motor Vehicles Act, Ram Shah has come up with a unique solution to save money.
Shamani Joshi
9.12.19
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A 32-Year-Old Man Got Arrested at Delhi Airport for Pretending to Be an 81-Year-Old

His hair was dyed white, he wore large glasses and sat in a wheelchair.
Meera Navlakha
9.11.19
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India's Gujarat State Is the New ‘Favourite’ Route for Pakistani Cartels Smuggling Drugs to the West

“If a fisherman brings five kgs of heroin along with 500 kgs of fish in his boat, it is very difficult to catch him.”
Pallavi Pundir
8.19.19
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India's 3,000 Crore Statue of Unity Gets Flooded, Officials Claim It's a Design Feature

While designing the world’s tallest statue, it seems like officials forgot to account for the monsoons.
Shamani Joshi
7.1.19
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Villagers in Gujarat Delayed a Crocodile Rescue Because They Wanted to Worship It

Despite warnings of crocodile attacks being on the rise, the villagers felt that since the croc wandered into a temple, it was ‘auspicious’.
Shamani Joshi
6.25.19
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These Photos Show Just How Bad India’s Water Crisis Has Become

As taps run dry and a riverbed gets used as a parking lot, the country battles a drought of epic proportions.
VICE India Staff
6.21.19
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These Hindu Nationalists Just Got Arrested for Celebrating the Birthday of Gandhi’s Assassin

They even lit lamps and distributed sweets to mark Nathuram Godse’s birth anniversary.
Shamani Joshi
5.22.19
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Smearing a Cake on Someone’s Face in Public Can Get You Arrested in This Indian State

Even using chemical foam and adhesive tape out in the open is now illegal.
Shamani Joshi
5.15.19