London zoo lets you name COCKROACHES after your ex for Valentine’s Day vengeance

London zoo lets you name COCKROACHES after your ex for Valentine’s Day vengeance

A zoo in London is allowing thousands of heartbroken lovers to name their cockroaches after their exes in celebration of Valentine’s Day.
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From Tibetan monk to trans model – Tenzin's reincarnation smashes stereotypes

From Tibetan monk to trans model – Tenzin's reincarnation smashes stereotypes

A former Buddhist monk is now a viral sensation after breaking down barriers by becoming Tibet's first ever transgender model.
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From the runway to the ring - Model-turned-boxer prepares for next bout

From the runway to the ring - Model-turned-boxer prepares for next bout

Meet Avril - a famous Australian model who has now stepped into the ring to compete in boxing. She previously won several international beauty pageants and remains undefeated despite only starting her professional boxing career last year.
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Escobar eatery in Melbourne serves up 'cocaine' burger

Escobar eatery in Melbourne serves up 'cocaine' burger

A restaurant in Melbourne sparked controversy after it started offering a burger with a line of fake cocaine on top. The pop-up restaurant Pablo's Escoburgers, a pun on the infamous Colombian drug lord, offers a patty called 'The Patron' with a li...
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Bare bottoms brave the bitter breeze at Japan's Naked Man Festival!

Bare bottoms brave the bitter breeze at Japan's Naked Man Festival!

Thousands of semi-nude men braved the cold near the northern Japanese city of Oshu to mark the annual Hadaka Matsuri ('Naked Man' Festival) which ends with the participants stepping into freezing mountain waters. Young men with nothing but a loin-...
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No school, no desks - school kids in Yemen take classes under trees

No school, no desks - school kids in Yemen take classes under trees

Students in Yemen's northwestern province of Hajjah are forced to attend school classes outdoors.
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Man gets ‘buried alive’ in boozy Cuban tradition

Man gets ‘buried alive’ in boozy Cuban tradition

Locals gathered to stage a mock funeral and burial of the character 'Pachencho' in Santiago de Las Vegas on Tuesday, in what has become an annual alcohol-fueled festival.
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McGregor's doppelganger? German MMA fighter's uncanny resemblance goes viral

McGregor's doppelganger? German MMA fighter's uncanny resemblance goes viral

German mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Maurice Adorf has gone viral due to his resemblance to former champion and UFC Superstar Conor McGregor.
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Mary Queen of Scots treasures displayed on anniversary of execution

Mary Queen of Scots treasures displayed on anniversary of execution

A two-day exhibition dedicated to Mary I of Scotland was open to the public at the National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh, where visitors had the chance to see some rare items relating to the former Scottish monarch. The exhibition coincides wi...
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Hungry polar bear searching for food wanders into apartment building in Russia

Hungry polar bear searching for food wanders into apartment building in Russia

At least 52 polar bears have been spotted near the settlement of Belushya Guba on Russia’s Novaya Zemlya recently. With ice in the Arctic melting as a result of climate change, polar bears are forced to look for alternative food sources, including...
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Renault F1 car made of LEGO goes under the hammer

Renault F1 car made of LEGO goes under the hammer

A life-sized Renault F1 car made out of 313,000 Lego bricks was sold for €65,000 (US$73,700) in Paris. The auction was celebrating Renault's 40th anniversary of involvement in Formula 1. All proceeds of the sale will be donated to UNICEF.
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Worshippers at mosque get their blood pumping with post-prayer gym class

Worshippers at mosque get their blood pumping with post-prayer gym class

The faithful at a mosque in the Iraqi Kurdish town of Halabja have been keeping fit after prayer thanks to regular exercise classes inside the holy building.
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