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Spanish man jailed for killing and eating his mother

A Spanish man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after killing his mother and eating her remains. Alberto Sánchez Gómez, 28, was arrested in 2019 after police found body parts around his mother's home - some in plastic...

‘Smallest reptile on earth’ discovered in Madagascar

Scientists believe they may have discovered the smallest reptile on earth - a chameleon subspecies that is the size of a seed. Two of the tiny lizards were discovered by a German-Madagascan expedition team in Madagascar. The male Brookesia nana, or...

Chinese man covers body in 140 pounds of bees for Guinness World Record

A Chinese man achieved a Guinness World Record when his body was covered in more than 140 pounds of living bees. Ruan Liangming had multiple buckets filled with bees dumped over his head in Yichun City, Jiangxi Province, to get...

Man electrocuted in power box in Tema

A man believed to be in his 40s has been electrocuted in a power box in Tema Community Four. He is said to be one of the drug addicts who allegedly often stole cables from power boxes which fed streetlights...

Driver in court for pouring acid on wife

A 32-year-old driver, Bakari Adams, who allegedly poured acid on his wife’s body and face at Madina Zongo, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court charged with causing harm. Bakari Adams is said to have absconded after the act on...

Woman seeks divorce because husband is too nice, never fights with her

In what can only be described as one of the most bizarre divorce pretexts ever, a Muslim woman has asked a Sharia court to end her marriage because her husband loves her too much. The unidentified woman from the Sambhal...

Burmese woman shocks internet with her tiny 13.7 inch waist

Su ‘Moh Moh’ Naing, a 23-year-old girl from Myanmar shot to online fame earlier this week after being featured by a popular English tabloid for having an incredibly thin waist. The Burmese student claims to have a waist circumference of...

Photographer living in camera-shaped house names sons Canon, Nikon and Epson

According to local news blog All About Belgaum, Ravi Hongal has been obsessed with photography since childhood. He wasn’t the best student, but he was always out an about with Pentax and Zenit cameras shooting pictures, and was always...

SA settlements named ‘Covid-19’ and ‘Sanitiser’

A community in a newly formed informal settlement near the South African city of Cape Town has given the pandemic a new twist and named their area Covid-19. The place is occupied by people who have lost their income due...

Cat rescued after two weeks with head stuck in plastic jar

Animal rescuers in New Zealand said a cat with a plastic peanut butter jar stuck over its head was captured after two weeks of evading rescue. Annaliese England, manager of the Matamata Animal Trust, said the cat with the jar...

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Sexually abused children can develop mental health disorder- Dr Ekremet

A Child and Adolescent Mental Health Specialist at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, Dr Peggy Ekremet, says sexually abused children...

Debate on LGBTQ+ issue still rages on

The Member of Parliament for Nhyiaeso, Dr. Stephen Amoah, says the sovereignty of the country must be respected when it comes to its values,...

NDC to appeal Assin North High Court ruling

The Minority in Parliament is set to challenge the Cape Coast High Court in the Central Region ruling in respect to Assin North 2020...

Men’s Olympic football: Brazil through to quarter-finals in Tokyo but Germany go out

Defending champions Brazil eased through to the quarter-finals of the men's Olympic football, but 2016 silver medallists Germany are eliminated. Everton striker Richarlison scored two...

Tokyo 2020: Samuel Takyi defeats Ecuadorian boxer to qualify for quarterfinals

Ghana’s Samuel Takyi defeated Ecuardo’s Jean Carlos Caicedo by a unanimous decision to advance to the last 8 of the boxing event at the...