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Man builds homemade plane then uses road as runway to take off as hundreds watch in delight

A man who was arrested by police in Pakistan for testing a homemade 'flying machine' in front of a crowd of 500 without the approval of aviation autho...

UK teen does something unique; hatches an duck's egg bought from supermarket

London, Feb 20: The eggs we buy from the local market for consumption are not meant for hatching but a teenager in the UK did something unique.William...

Tomb containing 50 mummies uncovered in Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (323-30BC) , in Minya, south of Cairo, ...

China: University students asked in exam "What are the advantages of AIDS?"

Beijing, Jan 28: Sometimes, students are asked questions in examinations answers to which are perhaps not known to the paper-setters, either.Recently,...

Man strips naked in Lucknow-bound Air India Express flight

Air India Express flight passengers endured a turbulent journey on Saturday and not due to any occurrence of turbulence but because a male passenger s...