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Indonesia’s Party Island Is No Longer the Drug Paradise It Once Was

The police are coming after drug users and dealers in Gili Trawangan, an island off the coast of Lombok famous for its over-the-top parties.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.12.19
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Abandoned Bulls Are Killing Motorists in India

The Indian male bovine, which makes up an economically unproductive livestock population in a country with cow protection laws, is the latest troublemaker.
VICE India Staff
4.8.19
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An Endangered Crocodile Just Died Because of a Party in India

The animal got "stressed because of loud vibrations" of bass music, says the founder of Madras Crocodile Bank Trust.
Shamani Joshi
4.5.19
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Supermarkets in Thailand and Vietnam Start Using Banana Leaves Instead of Plastic

Think of it as a very literal take on "green packaging".
Edoardo Liotta
4.5.19
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Indian High Court Wants to Ban Chinese App TikTok for ‘Encouraging Pornography’

The Madras High Court has passed an order to ban the app with 25 million daily Indian users because "majority of the teens are playing pranks."
Pallavi Pundir
4.4.19
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Drunk Drivers Who Cause Fatal Accidents May Face Death Penalty in Taiwan

Lawmakers are also planning to increase maximum fines and jail times for DUI.
Edoardo Liotta
4.4.19
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An Indian Company Has Been Fined With Social Work For Parodying Hermès

Replacing the French giant's trademark logo with 'Herpes' will cost Impresario Entertainment mid-day meals and sanitary pads in Delhi's orphanages and foster care homes.
Pallavi Pundir
3.27.19
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The Chinese Version of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Leaves out all LGBT References

Over 4 minutes of LGBT, HIV and drug-related content was omitted from China’s premiere of the film, in line with state censorship.
Edoardo Liotta
3.27.19
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Fyre Festival Merchandise Will Go on Sale to Recoup Investors' Money

The US Marshal's Service is holding a fyre sale.
Bonnie Emmanuelle
3.22.19
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World's Most Pass-Ag Man Parks Two Cars Across Road to Avenge Parking Fine

Not happy with the consequences of a very illegal park, a Hong Kong businessman disrupted a city street by blocking it with his Lexus and a seven-seater van.
Wendy Syfret
3.22.19
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Someone in China Just Spent $1.4 Million on a Pigeon

This beats the previous record price set for a pigeon, and reminds us all that the world is stupid.
Edoardo Liotta
3.22.19
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Turkey’s President Keeps Showing Footage of the New Zealand Massacre at Political Rallies

"This isn't an individual act, this is organised," he said, suggesting anti- Islamic violence has become entrenched throughout the West.
VICE Staff
3.20.19
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