Following temporary closure of over 500 KFC outlets in the UK following a shortage of chicken, UK police have asked people to not dial 911 reporting that the menu at their favourite eatery has a problem. Here's a hilarious tweet from one of the official pages of the local police:
Please do not contact us about the #KFCCrisis - it is not a police matter if your favourite eatery is not serving the menu that you desire.— Tower Hamlets MPS (@MPSTowerHam) February 20, 2018
BY BEHINDWOODS NEWS BUREAU | FEB 21, 2018 3:44 PM #EMERGENCY #POLICE #WORLD NEWS
The Australian police have released a video footage on social media. Three men trying to board a bus can be seen in the video. The men reportedly stole the fiberglass skeleton from Adelaide’s Rundle Mall in November, 2017 but the video of the robbery has been released now. In the video, the robbers can be seen rushing out of the mall and later walking casually inside a bus with the skeleton.
A video, taken on a Ural Airlines flight from Antalya, Turkey to Moscow, is going viral for a rather unappealing reason. The video shows an unidentified woman drying her underwear under the AC vent of the packed flight. Eyewitnesses reportedly said the woman continued to dry her innerwear for about 20 minutes even as the other passengers were shocked, but chose to keep quiet.
Over 560 KFC outlets reportedly remained shut in the UK since Sunday due to shortage in supply of chicken. Reports say, the temporary closure was due to issues with its new delivery partner. In a tweet, KFC apologised for the inconvenience and assured that the issue will soon be solved.
The Colonel is working on it. pic.twitter.com/VvvnDLvlyq— KFC UK & Ireland (@KFC_UKI) February 17, 2018
An Iranian passenger plane which crashed near Zargos mountain in Iran on Sunday was identified as ATR-72 flying from Tehran to Yasuj. Following this, the airline declared all 66 passengers travelling on the plane as dead. Later, the airline reportedly retracted this statement and said it cannot yet say how many died in the accident.
An Iranian passenger plane reportedly crashed with over 50 passengers onboard near Zargos mountain in Iran on Sunday. Reports say, emergency services in the country have been put on alert immediately.
In a shocking incident, a 21-year-old Russian woman, who is allegedly a fan of BDSM sex - killed her boyfriend and chopped his body. She first beheaded the 24-year-old man’s body and later cut off his genitals and cheeks. She then severed his limbs and removed few fingers and toes. The woman reportedly threw some body pieces into trash bins, kept the others in her freezer, and hung more around her apartment. The incident came to light when the woman’s sister called her and she allegedly said that she was ‘chopping her boyfriend’s body’ when the former called the cops and alerted them.
An Indian-origin math teacher named Shanti Vishwanathan is hailed as a hero as her quick decision to not open the door of the classroom helped save the lives of her students during the Florida school shooting. The teacher became alert after a second fire alarm of the day around Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday. According to reports, she made pupils crouch on the floor in the corner of the room and put paper over the window so no one could see in. She didn’t open the door even when the SWAT team asked to. Then SWAT teams allegedly smashed through the window to gain entry to the room.
A video of an 80-year-old man’s adorable expressions after he uses a cell phone for the first time and receives a call from his grandson is doing rounds on social media. The grandfather’s incredible reactions were coupled with the spring in his step, winning the hearts of netizens. The video, recorded in Phoenix, Arizona, has already garnered millions of views online.
teaching my boy how to use his new phone, look at his reaction when the call went thru 😹😹😹😹 pic.twitter.com/ImwOldWOGg— chapis. (@chapisssss_) February 13, 2018
BY VIKRAMAN MANIRAJ | FEB 15, 2018 9:56 PM #VIRALVIDEO #OLDMANUSESCELLPHONE #FORTHEFIRSTTIME #WORLD NEWS
A video of two bumbling thieves went viral after it was shared by the Shangai Police. The video shows two men trying to break a glass using bricks, when one of them ends up throwing it at his own partner instead. The Shangai Police took to Weibo, a Chinese social media site to share the video and said, “If thieves are at this level, the police will not have to work overtime."
According to reports, at least 17 people were killed on Wednesday in a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Reports say, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, who was expelled from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for disciplinary reasons opened fire. The suspect had reportedly been receiving treatment for mental health issues. Nikolas reportedly pulled the fire alarm to draw people out of classrooms and increase the number of casualties. The suspect has been arrested.
Taylor Givens and Collin Kobelja were two strangers in Virginia receiving heart transplant surgeries in nearby rooms in 2011. Taylor had cardiomyopathy and Collin had a heart failure and both recovered from the transplant surgery next to each other. After years, in 2016, both of them finally met at the same hospital and fell in love. Collin stood by Taylor even after she got an aggravated cancer recently and have even planned to get married in the coming days.
Police on Monday reportedly said a pack of lions mauled a suspected poacher to death and ate him close to the Kruger National Park in South Africa. Little remains, left of the victim's body, were found in the bush at a private game park near Hoedspruit in the northern province of Limpopo. Police reportedly said, “It seems the victim was poaching in the game park when he was attacked and killed by lions. They ate his body, nearly all of it, and just left his head and some remains.” The victim’s identity is not known yet.
The Russian emergency team is reportedly looking for the body parts of the 71 people who were on board the Russian aircraft that crashed on Sunday. Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly ordered a special commission to investigate what caused the AN-148 plane operated by Saratov Airlines to crash.
According to reports, a 12-year-old boy from China lost his index finger and one of his eyes as the ‘dumb’ phone that he was using blasted. The boy was reportedly using the ‘dumb’ phone while charging it and fell unconscious when the blast happened. The boy’s sister rushed him to hospital after seeing him unconscious. The makers of the phone have reportedly not issued any statement regarding the issue.
A car reportedly smashed and fell off the second floor of a parking building in China. CCTV footages of the driver driving the sedan car straight through the wall and falling off the building have been going viral on social media. Reports say, nobody was hurt in the accident and the driver admitted that the accident was due to his negligence.
According to reports, the London City Airport was closed on Sunday after a World War II bomb was found in King George V Dock, close to the runway of the airport. The travellers, who were to fly from London City, were advised “to contact their airline for further information.” Police reportedly said that the airport was closed “to ensure that the ordnance can be safely dealt with whilst limiting any risk to the public.” Further reports suggest that the bomb is being dealt with by specialist police officers working alongside the Royal Navy.
Dubai reportedly inaugurated the opening of the ‘world’s new tallest hotel’ on February 11. Reports say, the Gevora Hotel has 75 storeys, 528 rooms and is 356 meters tall. Notably, the previous tallest hotel was JW Mariott Hotel in Dubai which is now one metre shorter than Gevora Hotel.
According to reports, a Russian passenger plane crashed outside Moscow on Sunday, killing all 71 people on board. The plane had 65 passengers and six crew members. The Antonov-148 aircraft disappeared from the radar shortly after takeoff from Moscow's Domodedovo Airport and crashed soon afterward. Several causes for the crash are being considered, including weather conditions and human error.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reportedly launched the foundation stone-laying ceremony for the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi, which is the home to over 125 crore people of Indian origin. He thanked the crown prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for the approval of the temple.