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Falling Fan To 'Floating' Worker: 10 Videos That Made Our Jaws Drop

Falling Fan To 'Floating' Worker: 10 Videos That Made Our Jaws Drop

Edited by Sanya Jain | Saturday October 23, 2021

From ceiling fans falling on unsuspecting people to teenagers taking on bears, there's a number of surprising incidents that have been caught on camera across the world

Video: Wrecked Lamborghini Abandoned On Road After Accident

Video: Wrecked Lamborghini Abandoned On Road After Accident

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Friday October 22, 2021

Video of the crash showed the back of the car ripped open, and at least one wheel had fallen off.

Swiggy To Offer Paid Time-Off During Periods To Women Delivery Partners

Swiggy To Offer Paid Time-Off During Periods To Women Delivery Partners

Written by Sanya Jain | Friday October 22, 2021

Online food delivery platform Swiggy has introduced a monthly period time-off policy for its female delivery partners.

Watch: Hair-Raising Video Shows Huge Snake Being Lifted By Crane

Watch: Hair-Raising Video Shows Huge Snake Being Lifted By Crane

Written by Sanya Jain | Friday October 22, 2021

A video that has gone viral online shows a huge snake being lifted out of its rainforest home by a digger.

A Coffee Shop Stop Led To Twitter Chat Between Anand Mahindra And Ola CEO

A Coffee Shop Stop Led To Twitter Chat Between Anand Mahindra And Ola CEO

Written by Sanya Jain | Friday October 22, 2021

Ola CEO Bhavish Aggarwal on Thursday stepped out for a cup of coffee at Bengaluru's Araku Cafe - and got the nod of approval from Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra for his choice.

Thief Broadcasts His Face To Thousands After Snatching Phone, Arrested

Thief Broadcasts His Face To Thousands After Snatching Phone, Arrested

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Friday October 22, 2021

More than 20,000 people were watching the live broadcast at the time of the incident.

In Horrifying Video, Truck Loaded With Vehicles Gets Hit By High-Speed Train

In Horrifying Video, Truck Loaded With Vehicles Gets Hit By High-Speed Train

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday October 21, 2021

In a spine-chilling accident, an Amtrak train hit a semi-truck loaded with cars. The incident took place in Thackerville, Oklahoma, USA.

Miss France Beauty Pageant Sued For Discriminatory Selection Criteria

Miss France Beauty Pageant Sued For Discriminatory Selection Criteria

Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 21, 2021

A leading feminist organisation in France said Monday it was suing the promoters of the Miss France beauty contest in a labour court, alleging they used discriminatory criteria to select participants.

Airplane Drops Human Waste On Man While Flying Over His Garden

Airplane Drops Human Waste On Man While Flying Over His Garden

Written by Sanya Jain | Thursday October 21, 2021

A man and his garden were left splattered in human excrement dropped from an aircraft in the UK.

Deadly Viper Travels From India To UK Hidden In Container Of Rocks

Deadly Viper Travels From India To UK Hidden In Container Of Rocks

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday October 21, 2021

A highly venomoussnake made a long journey from India to Englandrecently.

TV Channel Airs Porn Clip During Weather Report

TV Channel Airs Porn Clip During Weather Report

Written by Sanya Jain | Thursday October 21, 2021

Viewers watching the weather forecast in Washington, US, received a bit of a shock on Sunday evening after a local news channel accidentally aired a pornographic clip.

Facebook's Rumoured Name Change Sparks Memes And Guessing Games

Facebook's Rumoured Name Change Sparks Memes And Guessing Games

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday October 20, 2021

Twitter users came up with name suggestions for Facebook after reports that Facebook is planning to rebrand itself.

Move Over, Tesla. Anand Mahindra Loves This <i>Desi</i> 'Driverless' Motorcycle

Move Over, Tesla. Anand Mahindra Loves This Desi 'Driverless' Motorcycle

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday October 20, 2021

A video has emerged online that shows a man riding a pillion on a motorcycle without a driver. The man appears to be completely at ease as his motorcycle cruises down a road without adriver.

Apple Is Selling A Polishing Cloth For Rs 1,900 And The Reactions Are Pure Gold

Apple Is Selling A Polishing Cloth For Rs 1,900 And The Reactions Are Pure Gold

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday October 20, 2021

Apple's Monday event saw the tech giant adding a new product to its lineup: a Polishing Cloth.

A Drone Company Will Try To Airlift Dogs Stranded By Spanish Volcano

A Drone Company Will Try To Airlift Dogs Stranded By Spanish Volcano

Reuters | Wednesday October 20, 2021

A Spanish drone operator on Tuesday received permission to try to rescue three emaciated dogs trapped near a volcano in the Canary Islands, by catching them with a remote-controlled net and flying them out over a stream of lava.