Weird News in the World Wide Web

Eating Coal and Drinking Urine for survival!

Two Chinese brothers who tunnelled their way out of a coal mine collapse after being trapped for nearly six days survived by eating coal and drinking urine. Read the full story in this link.

Much in Love Elephants Eloped

A lonely wild male elephant raided a female elephant stable at a circus in eastern India and wooed one of its residents to elope with him. The 26-year-old tusker smashed through the tin walls of the circus in Raniganj town of West Bengal state on Wednesday and fell for Savitri, one of the four females in the stable, the Times of India said.

Savitri fled with him and residents later saw the couple roaming around “much in love”, the newspaper said. Link.

Dog Gets $12 Million in Will

Late luxury hotelier and real estate billionaire Leona Helmsley left her beloved white Maltese, named Trouble, a $12 million trust fund, according to her will, which was made public Tuesday in surrogate court. Read the full story here.


Chinese woman steals baby to keep boyfriend

The 36-year old woman, surnamed Liu, pretended to be pregnant after her prospective in-laws vetoed her marriage because a tumour in her womb had made her infertile.

Two days after entering the hospital in east China’s Zhejiang province on her “due date”, she stole a baby boy from the maternity ward while the mother was napping. She then called her boyfriend and asked him to take her home. Link.

Photos: from yahoo news

  1. the thought of drinking urine turned my stomach
    but it amazes me wat ppl wld do to survive,
    and the elephants, lool, yah india has no news worthy events.
    and that god dammened dog
    where can i find him? ill hve him elope with our dog 3ashan toorth

    and the things women would do to keep their men!

  2. Really weird 🙂

    It does turn stomaches the mere thought of drinking urine bas people gotta do what they gotta do to live! at least they were smart 🙂

    As for the dog – she’s one lucky b…. ! 😛

  3. Brave Brothers ,
    Crazy Indians cancel that crazy elephants ,
    Dumb dog and a stupid lady,
    And one bitchy Chinese ….

    what the world has come to ?

  4. I know a lot of people who are stuck under rubbles coz of an earthquake drink their own urine as well….i wonder if i would ever resort to that? Hmmmm?

  5. eshda3wa, me too but i think all people will do anything for the sake of survival :(, we better find that dog…heheh 🙂

    chikapappi, bding desperate will make people smart sometimes!

    Grey, hehe I found the elephant as very intersting of all, so why should I cancel it? lol 😀

    Magical, I heard that too 😦 but we cannot say if we would ever do that now since we did not experience it yet, right?

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