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Snake Removed From Sleeping Man's Shirt Without Waking Him

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Snake catchers were called after staff at a hospital saw a snake crawl up a man's clothing while he was taking a nap.

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Indian 'Houdini' Found Dead After Attempting River Stunt

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An Indian magician who went missing after being lowered into a river while tied up with chains and ropes in a Houdini-inspired stunt has drowned, police said on Monday.

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Newborn Baby Abandoned On Rubbish Heap To Be Adopted By Two Journalists

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When video of a baby girl abandoned on a rubbish heap went viral on Twitter, one couple immediately knew they had to step in to help her.

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Brekky Wrap

Six Men Jailed Over Kidnap, Rape, Murder Of Child

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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India's Rubbish Mountain Is About To Dwarf The Taj Mahal

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The Ghazipur landfill is growing so fast it's expected to be taller than the iconic Taj Mahal by next year.

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Five Bodies Believed To Have Been Spotted On India's Himalayan Slopes

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Indian air force pilots have spotted five bodies while searching Himalayan slopes for eight mountain climbers missing for a week, including Australian woman Ruth McCance.

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Girl Hospitalised After Driver Threw Glass Bottle Out Window

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

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Fears For Australian Climber Among 8 Missing In Himalayas

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An Australian woman and her seven international climbing companions are missing, feared dead, in the Nanda Devi sanctuary in India's Himalayas following an avalanche.

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Australian Climber Reportedly Missing In Himalayas

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An Australian woman is thought to be missing in the Himalayas in India after her expedition team failed to return from an attempted summiting of a remote unclimbed peak.

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Fifty Shades Of Same? Why This Beauty Pageant Is Being Slammed

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It is the contest that discovered Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra, but this year it's faced a storm of criticism over allegations the contestants all look similar and have the same light skin tone.

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Woman Has Bike Handle Removed Two Years After Husband's Horrific Abuse

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Doctors in India have performed a four-hour operation to remove a 15cm piece of plastic from a woman's organs.

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Hospital Staffers Arrested After Sedated Patient Gang Raped

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Warning: Distressing content.

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'Most Dangerous Place In The World': Asia's Nuclear Standoff Is Much Bigger Than You Think

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Two nations with nuclear weapons are locked in a tense stand-off, tensions escalating as jets are shot down and military assets mobilise.

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Nuclear-Armed Neighbours: Indian Air Strikes Hit Pakistan 'Extremist Camp'

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Indian Air Force jets carried out "pre-emptive" strikes on Pakistani territory on Tuesday, stoking tension between the nuclear-armed neighbours.

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Sisters Pretend To Be Boys To Run Their Sick Dad's Barbershop

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Two teenage girls changed their identities for four years, to help keep their family out of poverty.

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Period Pain: The Suffering Caused By Menstruation Huts

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A Nepalese mother and her two children died from suffocation in a menstrual shed, where women are banished during their 'time of the month'.

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Cricket Heart-Throbs Fired From Tour Over Sex Boast

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India has suspended Hardik Pandya and Lokesh Rahul "from playing any form of cricket" after their comments on a talk show.

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Australia Back To The Future With Retro One-Day Cricket Uniform

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It's back to the fluoro yellow and lime green for the Aussies, as our cricketers look to the glory days of the sport in their clash against India.

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I'm A Die-Hard Aussie Fan. Here's Why I've Been Cheering For India.

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Fine wine, fine cheese, fine chocolate and fine cricket.

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One Dead As Violent Protests Erupt In India Over Women Entering Temple

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Two women, accompanied by police officers, entered a centuries-old Hindu shrine and protests broke out as a result.

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Woman Cuts Off Genitals Of Her Alleged Stalker

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A middle-aged Indian woman attacked her alleged stalker and cut off his genitals before rushing him to hospital to save his life, police said on Thursday.

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Tim Cahill's 28-Year-Old Teammate Banned For Claiming To Be 16

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Just two months ago, Gourav Mukhi was celebrating becoming the youngest ever player to score in the Indian Super League.

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VIDEO: Delivery Driver Busted Eating A Customer's Food

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A delivery driver has been sacked after he was filmed eating a customer's food and resealing the containers in India. 

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Indian Authorities In Tense Face-Off With Remote Tribe

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Indian authorities have been involved with tense stand-off with the remote Sentinelese tribe, as they attempt to retrieve American missionary's body.

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'God, I Don't Want To Die' The Chilling Diary Entry Of Killed Missionary

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Some of John Allen Chau's final journal entries show his will to live and his determination to spread the Christian message.

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Man Killed By A Remote Tribe With Bow And Arrow

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An American adventurer who kayaked to a remote Indian island populated by a tribe known for shooting at outsiders with bows and arrows has been killed, police said Wednesday.

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WATCH: Baby Survives Fall Onto Tracks As Train Leaves Station

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In what can only be described as a miracle, the one-year-old girl has managed to escape unharmed.

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Newborn Baby Snatched And Killed By Wild Monkey

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The 12-day-old boy was snatched from his mother's arms and killed by a monkey in northern India.

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'Dead' Man Comes Back To Life Moments Before Funeral

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A 'dead' man in India whose family was preparing for his funeral has miraculously 'come back to life'.

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'Possessed' Women Queue For Five Hours To Get Whipped

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Women who are believed to be possessed by 'evil spirits' have queued up for hours to be whipped.

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Fur Real! Rangers Track Man-Eating Tiger With Calvin Klein Cologne

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Rangers hunting for a man-eating Tiger in central India have turned to an unusual but little-known secret in the tiger expert community to find him: Calvin Klein's Obsession cologne.

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Monkey See, Monkey Do: Cheeky Animal Filmed Driving Bus In India

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A bus driver has been suspended after a monkey was filmed taking the wheel of his vehicle.

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Heartbreaking Photo Of Grieving Son Raises More Than $90,000

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More than four million rupees ($92,095) has been raised after a photo of a boy sobbing next to the body of his father went viral.

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India Battles 'Rat Fever' Outbreak After Worst Floods In History

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Authorities suspect the bacterial disease has killed dozens since mid-August.

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Indian Political Icon Muthuvel Karunanidhi Has Died

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How a high school drop-out became a political icon.