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10 Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a TikTok Influencer

Fun Bucket Bhargav, a 23-year-old TikTok creator who amassed over four million followers in less than a year, opens up about the app the internet loves to hate.
Shamani Joshi
10.16.19
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Man From Ahmedabad Cuts off Wife’s Tongue, Tells Police It Got Stuck While Kissing

Before this incident, the accused was also charged with murder for allegedly burning his first wife, and had physically assaulted his second wife.
Shamani Joshi
10.16.19
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Jharkhand Doctor Prescribes Pregnancy Tests to Men Complaining of Stomach Pain

A similar incident took place in July, when another government doctor in the state prescribed condoms to a woman who had a stomach ache.
Shamani Joshi
10.15.19
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Man Finds Baby Girl Buried Alive While Digging Grave for His Own Daughter

The man stumbled upon an earthen pot in the ground and heard an infant crying, only to realise it held a baby girl.
Shamani Joshi
10.15.19
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A Gujarat School Exam Asked Students in What Way Mahatma Gandhi Died by Suicide

This private school’s goof-up has now resulted in an inquiry against it.
Shamani Joshi
10.14.19
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Tourists Will Soon Be Able to Live Like Prisoners in Asia’s Biggest Jail

India’s Tihar Jail plans to offer visitors the real prison experience such as living in a locked-up cell, eating jail food, wearing the uniform and possibly chilling with some real inmates.
Shamani Joshi
10.11.19
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Toilet Selfies Are Becoming a Pre-Wedding Ritual in Madhya Pradesh

Under a new government scheme, brides from economically backward sections are eligible to get Rs 51,000 if they can prove the groom's house has a toilet before the wedding.
Shamani Joshi
10.10.19
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Indians Are Watching More Movies in Theatres to Escape Economic Slowdown

Even as unemployment rises and the country’s economy slumps, the movie theatre business is doing better than ever because of people wanting to ignore all the negativity.
Shamani Joshi
10.10.19
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Kerala Man Shaves Head to Smuggle Gold Under His Wig

The man named Noushad tried to smuggle one kg of gold in a compound form, but was caught at the Kochi airport because of a tip-off.
Shamani Joshi
10.9.19
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Food Delivery Guy in Pune Kidnaps Customer’s Dog

After a woman received the food she had ordered via Zomato, she realised that her beagle Dottu was missing.
Shamani Joshi
10.9.19
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PUBG Will Now Impose a 10-Year Ban on Any Player Caught Cheating

After banning more than 30,000 players last year, PUBG has now developed tools and technologies to identify users engaging in unfair practices.
Shamani Joshi
10.7.19
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‘TikTok Villain’ Who Allegedly Murdered Three People Has Just Died by Suicide

Ashwini Kumar from the Bijnor district of Uttar Pradesh became a prime suspect after he uploaded videos on TikTok and other social media, threatening to harm all those who’d wronged him.
Shamani Joshi
10.7.19
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