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British man to undergo a sex change at 80 !

British man to undergo a sex change at 80 !

London: A nearly 80-year-old man in Britain is all set to undergo a sex change with a 13,500 pounds (about $21,960) National Health Service operation. Ruth Rose, a former Royal Air Force (RAF) officer and grandad of four who used to be called James, will become the oldest person in […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
Pregnancy stress can affect baby’s iron status: Study

Pregnancy stress can affect baby’s iron status: Study

Washington: Newborns, whose mothers experience stress during the first trimester of pregnancy, may end up with a low iron content and poor health later, says a new study. Iron plays a key role in the development of brain. Well-known risk factors for poor iron status in infants are maternal iron […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Health
When Albert Einstein put sex ,chat ban on wife !

When Albert Einstein put sex ,chat ban on wife !

London: While the world knows Albert Einstein for his theory of general relativity which effected a revolution in physics, a book has revealed the genius expected his wife to abide by a cruel list of rules which included sex ban. Einstein barred Mileva Maric from sitting with him or going […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
24 Caribbean island lizard species facing extinction

24 Caribbean island lizard species facing extinction

Washington: Half of the 24 new lizard species known as skinks, all discovered on the Caribbean islands, may be close to extinction and the other half are also under threat. Researchers led by Blair Hedges, professor of biology at Penn State University, attributed their loss to the mongoose, a predatory […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
Spanish jobless rate climbs above 24 percent

Spanish jobless rate climbs above 24 percent

Madrid: The ranks of Spain’s unemployed expanded by nearly 366,000 in the first quarter to a record 5.63 million, or 24.44 percent of the workforce, the government said Friday. The number of households in which all members are out of work climbed by 374,300 to more than 1.7 million, according […]

by · April 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Economy
Camel sacrificed in Kazakhstan to end suicides!

Camel sacrificed in Kazakhstan to end suicides!

Moscow: People in a Kazakh town have sacrificed a white camel in a bid to end an adolescent “suicide epidemic” blamed on an evil spirit that comes as a vision to instigate boys to kill themselves. According to the regional Otyrar TV, around 200 residents of Karabulak town, which has […]

by · April 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
US Secret Service agents visited Moscow strip club !

US Secret Service agents visited Moscow strip club !

Moscow: Ahead of a state visit to Russia by then president Bill Clinton, US Secret Service agents had visited a downtown Moscow nightclub known for raucous parties in 2000, the Wall Street Journal has reported. The latest revelation follows recent reports of Secret Service members visiting prostitutes in Colombia in […]

by · April 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
Stray Dogs maul girl to death in India

Stray Dogs maul girl to death in India

Sirsa (Haryana): Stray dogs mauled a minor girl to death in a village in Haryana’s Sirsa district Thursday, police said. The victim, Seema, was mauled by the dogs in agricultural fields near Bahia village in Sirsa district, 300 km from Chandigarh. Police officials said that the victim, aged nine years, […]

by · April 26, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
Colombian prostitutes could be Russian spies !

Colombian prostitutes could be Russian spies !

London: A US senator has claimed that the prostitutes who were involved in Colombia with President Barack Obama’s Secret Service agents could have been placed there on behalf of Russia. An advance team of agents, in Colombia ahead of Obama’s attendance at the Summit of Americas, were accused of bringing […]

by · April 25, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News
Be prepared for an Internet blackout on July 9 !

Be prepared for an Internet blackout on July 9 !

London: American agency FBI will block internet services in over 350,000 personal computers across the world – including 80,000 in US and 20,000 in Britain – after they were infected with an invisible and undetectable Trojan computer virus. The “internet blackout” will take place July 9, the Daily Mail reported […]

by · April 25, 2012 · 0 comments · Unusual News