29-year-old artist Petr Pavlenskiy who once nailed his privates to a cobblestone in Russia, has now cut off part of his right ear with a kitchen knife.Pavlenskiy was apprehended by police who took him to a nearby hospital to treat his injury.Last year's stunt was to protest what he described in a statement as Russia's descent into a “police state”.The act of self-mutilation took place close t
French police in the city of St. Etienne have arrested a burglar who has been targeted homes without clothes on.The thief even took a shower in one home and helped himself to some clothes.Cops were initially called after a frightened woman in her car saw the thief entering her house.He snatched jewellery worth about $1,300 and fled the house when the woman noticed he was not wearing any clothes.Un
A 13-year-old boy in Indiana, US, was shot nine times, allegedly by his neighbour who had returned home on Friday to find his house burglarised and spotted the boy chuckling.The boy, identified as Kobe Jones, died at the scene and his father Kaunda Jones said, "I was told my son was laughing and the guy shot him dead." The man was shouting outside his house, drawing a crowd, when he zeroed in on t
46-year-old Anatoly Moskvin, a historian from Russian dug up 150 graves so he could dress the corpses of dozens of young girls for birthday parties.Moskvin removed the bodies of girls aged between three and 12 to fulfill his twisted fantasies.He then took them home and turned them into a grisly mummy collection, dressing the bodies and skeletons in stockings and dresses, and even making one look l
Two women have dumped their boyfriends who had introduced them at a party and went on to start a lesbian affair.Ashley Mills arrived at his pal Dave's 28th birthday with Zoe Ross, who he was dating.There she met Holly Anderson, who was going out with Dave.For both women there was an instant attraction – and Ashley and Dave both lost out in love.Now Zoe and Holly are married and trying for a ba
Scientist Piotr Naskrecki, an entomologist, got the surprise of his life when he stumbled across a puppy-sized spider in the Amazonian rainforest.He said the sound of the Goliath birdeater walking resembled the clip-clopping of horse hooves.The South American spider has a leg span of 30cm – nearly a foot – and weighs up to 170g.The scientist continued: 'The Goliath birdeater is probably the on
Residents in Nancefield, Soweto have robbed a blinged up chicken left abandoned on a 'Killer Road' in Nancefield, SA. It seems that a stranger – a man that nobody knows – saw people approaching, dropped his valuable possessions and disappeared.What he left behind included green, yellow and blue candles, Boxer tobacco, umqombothi, muthi and R3 000 in cash.He also left behind a healthy chicken
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