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Zimbabwe schools accept goats for tuition fees

Zimbabwe schools accept goats for tuition fees

Parents in Zimbabwe who cannot afford school fees can offer livestock such as goats or sheep as payment, a government minister has said. The country’s education minister Lazarus Dokora told the pro-government Sunday Mail newspaper that schools will have to show flexibility when it comes to demanding tuition fees from parents, and that they should […]

SHOCKING: Football fan pushed to his death in Argentina

SHOCKING: Football fan pushed to his death in Argentina

An Argentine football fan died Monday after being pushed from a stand at a derby match by an angry crowd who thought he was a rival supporter, officials said. Emanuel Balbo, 22, fell five meters (17 feet) at his football team Belgrano’s stadium in the northern city of Cordoba on Saturday, video images showed. He […]

US Facebook killer commits suicide

US Facebook killer commits suicide

The man wanted for shooting dead a 74-year-old man and posting video of the heinous act to Facebook has committed suicide. A tip came in shortly after 11am Tuesday that a car matching the description of Steve Stephens’ white Ford Fusion was parked outside a McDonald’s near Erie, Pennsylvania, Cleveland, Ohio Police Chief Calvin Williams […]

6 mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt

6 mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered six mummies, colourful wooden coffins and more than 1,000 funerary statues in a 3,500-year-old tomb near the southern city of Luxor, the antiquities ministry said Tuesday. The tomb, discovered in the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis near the famed Valley of the Kings, belonged to a nobleman who worked as the city […]

Girl killed by shark while surfing in Australia

Girl killed by shark while surfing in Australia

A 17-year-old girl has died after being mauled by a shark while out surfing with her father off the south coast of Western Australia. The attack at a popular surfer break known as Kelp Beds, near the town of Esperance, was reportedly witnessed from the beach by the teenager’s mother and sisters. Seven News said […]

SHOCKING: NFL star, kills daughter in truck accident

SHOCKING: NFL star, kills daughter in truck accident

A former NFL player has accidentally killed his three-year-old daughter at his home in Arizona, police say. Todd Heap, 37, was moving his truck in his driveway in the city of Mesa on Friday afternoon when the accident occurred. Police said there were no suspicious circumstances and Mr Heap showed no signs of impairment. The […]

Surgeon sleeps on hospital floor after 28-hour long shift

Surgeon sleeps on hospital floor after 28-hour long shift

Pictures of a surgeon, taking a nap on the hospital floor after a 28-hour shift, is winning hearts of people on the Internet. Doctor Luo Heng is being hailed as a hero. As per a post shared by China Global TV Network on Facebook, Dr Luo had performed five surgeries before falling asleep on the […]

SHOCKING: Sink hole swallows vehicles in India

SHOCKING: Sink hole swallows vehicles in India

At least 10 people were injured when a road cave-in swallowed a Metropolitan Transport Corporation bus and a Honda City car in Chennai’s Anna Salai on Sunday. The cave-in formed a giant crater on the arterial road. This is the second such cave-in in Anna Salai in 10 days. Reports say that the crater may […]

Indian girl found in jungle not raised by monkeys

Indian girl found in jungle not raised by monkeys

A child dubbed “Mowgli Girl” after she was discovered in a forest in Northern India exhibiting signs of a feral upbringing was not raised by monkeys, Indian officials have said. It had been reported the girl had been discovered by forest rangers, who said she had been living with monkeys in a nature reserve in […]