Swami Sivananda, a 120-year-old Indian man, has said his celibacy status was the reason for his long life.
Sivananda, a resident in Kolkata city in India, believes he is the oldest person after Japan’s Jiroemon Kimura died June 2013, at the age of 116 years and 54 days.
Reports reaching ADELOVE say Sivananda, born August 8, 1896, according to details in his passport, is now applying to the Guinness World Records to verify his claim.
He attributed his long life to food with […]
16 year-old Indian boy, Mithun Chauhan, has his entire face and body covered in large swollen lumps, which Indian doctors have identified as neurofribroma, noting that there is no cure for the severest form of the disorder.
Like most 16-year-old boys, Mithun Chauhan’s mind is occupied by three things: Going to school, playing with his friends and meeting girls. But after a rare genetic condition left his body covered in large swollen lumps, he has convinced himself that he is destined […]
People were confounded as crowds gathered after a figurine of Jesus Christ began dripping of ‘holy water’.
Excited pilgrims went out of control as they dragged one another in order to drink from a statue of Jesus Christ seeping ‘holy water’ at an Indian community.
According to reports, the believers gathered in Kharodi, near Mumbai, to collect fluid flowing off the figurine’s feet as they believe it was holy. When words about the rare occurrence spread, crowd of locals in the […]
It was gathered that the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has destroyed 5.93 hectares of Cannabis Sativa in Shendam Local Government Area of Plateau State.
Ngozi Madubuike, the NDLEA Commander in the state, said that the farm, located at Zampit village in Shimaka district of the area, was located after a tip off.
Madubuike told newsmen on Monday in Jos that the value of the destroyed Indian hemp stood at N670,380.
Madubuike said that the operation was carried out in collaboration with soldiers […]
According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday re-arraigned an Indian businessman, Ashok Isran, over an alleged N855 million fraud.
Isran was re- arraigned alongside his company, Nulec Industries Ltd., Bank PHB (now Keystone Bank) and three management staff of the bank — Anayo Nwosu, Olajide Oshodi and Sunny Obazee.
The defendants were re-arraigned before Justice Kudirat Jose of an Ikeja High Court on an 11-count amended charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining money under false pretences.
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Police authorities in Kebbi have arrested a truck conveying 176 bags of Indian hemp, weighing 50 kilograms.
The Kebbi State Commissioner of Police, Kabiru Ibrahim, disclosed this in his office while briefing newsmen on the efforts of the Police to rid the state of crime.
He explained that policemen while on stop and search duty at Koko Division in Kebbi state, intercepted a truck with registration number Kano SML 124 XA, belonging to a cement company with the illicit weeds suspected to […]
An Indian policeman who spent two months swallowing knives and had 40 of them surgically removed said Tuesday that “spiritual powers” made him do it.
The father of two underwent a successful five-hour operation to remove the knives from his stomach in the northern city of Amritsar after complaining to doctors of severe abdomen pain.
“I don’t know why I did it but there was some spiritual power behind it,” the 42-year-old told AFP from Amritsar in Punjab state, declining to be […]
It was reported that Indian police s successfully deployed an unusual technique to retrieve a gold chain that a thief had swallowed while officers were in hot pursuit — they force-fed him more than 40 bananas.
The man denied snatching the chain from a woman in the street in Mumbai and swallowed it in a desperate bid to conceal his crime last week, but hospital X-rays suggested otherwise.
Police in the western Indian city administered an enema which failed to yield the […]